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Uncommon Grounds

1030 South Park St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada (South End)
902-431-3101
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Ranked #194 of 588 restaurants in Halifax
Cuisines: Café
Neighborhood: South End
Most recent review
- Mar 4, 2013
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Neighborhood: South End
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English first
Halifax, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

Free wifi, comfy place and good coffee! I visited with family and its child friendly. Would visit again!

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

I really love the common and in the summer, this is a perfect place to unwind with a coffee or ice cream or sweet treat. It's particularly good with children and when sunny, you can sit outside on the terrace. I have come here for about four years every summer now and used to be very impressed with the service... More

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Utah
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48 reviews 48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

We stopped in on a foodie walking tour and were given a sample of their oatcake. It looked dry and like something I would never select on my own... Instead, it was flavorful, delicious, and I would have loved to stay with a cup of hot cocoa and a little sit-down-and-read-a-book time... It just has that vibe. The owner is... More

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Halifax, Canada
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46 reviews 46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2012

this coffee shop bakes their pastries, cookies and muffins on site using natural ingredients ( read REAL butter). They are a big proponent of the buy local theme in Halifax. They also have great coffees, soups and wraps. Best date squares in Halifax. They also carry a selection of their Sugah! chocolate bars and italian sodas

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Halifax, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2011

These cafes are great for a morning snack or lunch. Good coffees and specialty drinks and giant muffins; innovative sandwiches

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Stratford, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2011

wonderful espresso drinks, made with care and skill.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2009

and their frittatas are yummy!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2008

They do a good cup of coffee! Love the one in the public gardens.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2008

Kinda small, not a lot of places to sit, desserts were nothing special to choose from. Didn't sample the coffee, just bought some water so I could use the washroom and continue wandering the city.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2008

local hang out

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