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Uncommon Grounds

127 Hoffman St, Saugatuck, MI 49453
+1 269-857-3333
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Ranked #2 of 50 Restaurants in Saugatuck
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $8
Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Bakery, Coffee Shop, Vegetarian, Café
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Late Night
Description: Quality. Our trained barista's prepare every drink with care to ensure our customers enjoy a quality coffee every time. Our espresso bar features classic drinks and house made syrups. We offer a variety of single cup brew methods as well as our daily auto drip offering.Fresh. Our talented baker's use fresh ingredients as they prepare our baked goods each day. We source locally when possible, purchasing greens from Blackberry Pines Farm in Pullman, Michigan. In the spring we plant our own herb garden for use in our savory dishes. Our dairy products come from Country Dairy in New Era, Michigan. Country Dairy is a producer-handler and cow friendly dairy.Friendly. Our knowledgeable, friendly and coffee focused staff is happy to help make every customer's experience the best it can be. We have been in business since 1994 and have a loyal following that builds every year.
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English first
Lakeside, Michigan, United States
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73 reviews 73 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

You want a cup of really good coffee - you choose the source. You want some espresso or latte, this is the place to go. You want a nice pastry to accompany the coffee drink, choose from a great selection. Once you are done, then take a nice walk around town and window shop, enjoy the scene!

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Evanston, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Best coffee ever. Organic delicious food and desert. My favorite coffee is ménage e tois. Great staff. From the heart.

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Singapore, Singapore
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88 reviews 88 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014 via mobile

Stop over at Saugatuck on thanksgiving day, was the only cafe open. Had one of the best coffee, the lemon tart is awesome. Very cosy place, friendly staff. Grab a bag of roasted beans, they will grind the beans for you.

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Traverse City
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I had the most delicious caffe lattes I can ever remember. Hot, not too strong, not too sweet - just perfect. I will admit that the place was crawling with people by 8 a.m. on a Sunday morning… I had read other reviews mentioning slow service. I took a chance. I only ordered a caffe latte. There were half a... More 

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Belmont, Michigan
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Two shots of espresso in every espresso drink, house roasted dark brews, French press, drip, fresh squeezed OJ smoothies, great pastries plus veggie and egg options. I love this place, the only Michigan coffee place to satisfy my East Coast coffee tastes!!! Love, love, love it.

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Clarkston, Michigan
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100 reviews 100 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

While in the area, my wife wanted some tea on a very cool Fall day. We found Uncommon Grounds while walking in the area and decided to go in. My wife had a Chai Tea Latte and I had a Hot Chocolate. Nothing great but very good and a nice atmosphere.

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Erie, Michigan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I love to go new plaves and find ecclectic coffee shops much unlike the typical chain places. This place is sooooo relaxing and quaint just like the little town it is in. I love the coffee, to take home and brew as well as their lattes. I also enjoy their desserts because they offere so many options like vegan......I suggest... More 

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Elkhart, Indiana
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We always stop in here whenever we visit. Great coffee blends and even better service. Relax and read a book or just people watch. Try the morning blend.

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Hudsonville, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

My husband is the coffee drinker and he gives Uncommon Grounds a 2 thumbs up. Great job. Wonderful staff.

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Morton Grove, Illinois
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Quick and friendly service. The scone and muffin are huge and not overly sweet which is great. Husband bought a bag of coffee and is drinking it as I write this review!! Will return when in the area.

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Additional Information about Uncommon Grounds

Address: 127 Hoffman St, Saugatuck, MI 49453
Phone Number: +1 269-857-3333
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Allegan County  >  Saugatuck
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 8
Cuisine: Bakery, Coffee Shop, Vegetarian, Café

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