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Common Ground Cafe

420 Main St, Hyannis, MA 02601-3916
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Ranked #2 of 175 Restaurants in Hyannis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $8
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Delicatessen
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch
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English first
Uxbridge, Massachusetts
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72 reviews 72 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

After reading the reviews on here I had to try it. The decor/ambiance/atmosphere all 6 starts. Truly ESPECIALLY if you have kids this place is great. Right on the main street but once you get inside it instantly gives you a great cozy, almost "tree house" feeling... I will say go for this reason alone. Why I am only giving... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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44 reviews 44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We were a bit early for the ferry, so dropped in to Common Ground for breakfast. It was quaint and very diner-like, with what seemed like only one server. The place is small, and he didn't have any difficulty taking care of the early morning crowd. Food was good, and it was a lovely place for an early meal.

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South Yarmouth, Massachusetts
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42 reviews 42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I write a lot of fantasy novels and I was looking for a cafe where I could really sit down and do my work. As soon as I opened the door to Common Ground my jaw dropped. It's like being set into a Faerie Tale world and I was the protagonist. The decor is very reminiscent of a mediaeval tavern... More

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Fairport, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This cafe is uniquely relaxing and inviting. It's rustic decor is so inviting, you just want to sit and sip your chai tea or coffee and look around as your food is prepared. The surroundings are quiet and intimate. Each booth is uniquely different, and made from rustic wood and timbers. As you begin to relax in the surroundings with... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

This little cafe was like being a tree. The tables and chairs were made of wood that looked like it came from the Keebler elves tree. The menu is great for lunch with several sandwiches and great teas and coffees. I liked that they heated the bun for the roast beef sandwich I ordered. The service was great also.

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Driffield, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

It's been 16 years since our last visit to this charming and relaxing cafe. We were looking forward to returning and hoping that it would be the same, as we truly love this place. We were not disappointed with our visit. The food as ever was home cooked and very tasty. We were given a sample of homemade pumpkin muffin... More

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St. Stephen, Canada
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

The Common Ground Cafe stands out as one of the best restaurant experiences we have ever had. It was a friendly and welcoming experience with exceptional food.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

An unexpected and heavenly oasis on Main Street in ugly Hyannis, this restaurant's family-friendly menu is limited but the food is delish and EXTREMELY reasonable. The help are cheery, helpful and efficient. But it's the unique ambiance that makes it worth a trip from anywhere. Ever wonder how a Hobbit felt at home? With cozy corners, unique tables private enough... More

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Hyannis, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

What a fantastic experience, 2nd day in Hyannis looking for lunch, wandered in , could not beleive the atmosphere, great food in an unusual but VERY relaxing setting,if you don't like this place , you are way to fussy for your own good Mike & Sue (Stoke on Trent UK)

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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Neat little place. Had some lovely sandwiches and smoothies! Loved the atmosphere! Their bread is to die for!

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Additional Information about Common Ground Cafe

Address: 420 Main St, Hyannis, MA 02601-3916
Phone Number: 508-778-8390
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Hyannis
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 8
Cuisine: American, Delicatessen

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