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Uncommon Grounds

402 BROADWAY, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
(518) 581-0656
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $10
Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 6:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat 7:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Bagels, Café
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Takeout, Late Night
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English first
Top Contributor
131 reviews 131 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Don't let long lines scare you. Lines move quickly and plenty of good seating. Fresh bagels are great. The "schmear" of cream cheese is plenty whereas the regular amount is grossly excessive (for me). Good coffee. Three bathrooms. Plenty of outlets for laptops.

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Milton, NY
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75 reviews 75 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We always stop by for a cup of coffee and sometimes a bagel sandwich. I call this hit or miss, because sometimes the coffee is just great, and sometimes it is bitter, like the espresso machine needs cleaning or the roast was overdone. The bagel are fantastic though - and you can get a bag of "day old" that taste... More

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new rochelle
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228 reviews 228 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

The best bagels and the best coffee in Saratoga. Lots of room to sit down and enjoy a leisurely breakfast or lunch

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Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Don't get me wrong I love uncommon grounds however I do not like that I can not watch them make my sandwich. Everytime I go to this location they always get the order wrong but have no issues fixing it. I like the size of the layout with a lot of tables, I wish albany had this much seating!

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Massachusetts
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74 reviews 74 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

I would like this place more if they were slightly more friendly, the place was kept cleaner and the bagels were better. As it stands, it's always a disappointment. We've visited about 4 times on various college visits to Saratoga Springs. I gotta say, I'm underwhelmed every time.

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Mass.
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92 reviews 92 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Stopped in here twice and enjoyed the coffee and food. Line moves quickly and there are many choices for the type of milk to put in your coffee. Comfy atmosphere and you can sit outside and enjoy the sidewalk performers too.

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Davis, California, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We went there every morning for coffee and breakfast. My husband took his laptop down there to get some work done. Great atmosphere and really good bagels and schmears, especially the olive pimento!

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MI
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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This place is great. Always busy yet always fast and friendly service. Don't be fooled by the line stretching to the door, it moves quick. They have a wide variety of sandwiches, soup, and breakfast sandwiches here. I always get the Everything Bagel for breakfast and it doesn't disappoint. The espresso here is bold with great flavor. Have one person... More

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Meteghan, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Picked up coffee and bagels for breakfast and some coffee beans to take home. Our server was great, very nice and helpful. Bagels were huge, and they are very generous with their cream cheese! I wish I could have spent more time there and tried more of their food!

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Ballston Spa, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Even though the food and drinks are pretty good, the service is not. I've been to Uncommon Grounds several times because I'm a resident. The customer service is horrible. The staff are quite nasty and rude. I actually witnessed one of them interrogate an older man, who this staff member thought "cut the line". The man was in front of... More

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Additional Information about Uncommon Grounds

Address: 402 BROADWAY, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Phone Number: (518) 581-0656
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Saratoga Springs
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 7:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Bagels, Café

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