Common Grounds Downtown Coffee

1601 17th St
Denver, CO 80202
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Customer Reviews (9 reviews)

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on Citysearch Dec 29, 2008
This is the sister store to the one located at 32 and Lowell, and is every bit as good! it is cozy, friendly and warm and the staff is friendly, fast and pleasant and the menu is varied. If you don't drink coffee, they also... (more)


on Citysearch Sep 12, 2008
Common Grounds has two locations, and while different, they're both great examples of an urban coffee house. The Highlands location (the original) is still funky and comfortable, with sometimes wacky art and a... (more)


on Citysearch Jul 15, 2007
I guess its easy to see that NOBODY has reviewed this spot for years. The reason, and I'm guessing here, bis we Highlanders are just too polite. "Food Snob", never reviews bad spots. They just dont deserve mention.... (more)


on Citysearch May 30, 2006
<b>In Short</b><br>The crisp decor here includes ornate suspended lighting fixtures, large front windows and dark woods used throughout. There's also bookshelves full of books and board games, bulletin boards... (more)

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on Citysearch Aug 14, 2005
This place has great coffee, pretty good pastries, relaxing atmosphere and computers nestled in the back :) Its the kind of place you could bring a date and sit unnoticed in the back or bring all your friends after... (more)


on Citysearch Jul 08, 2004
My boyfriend and I like to go here to get something yummy to drink and sit around and play games. That's the kind of thing you do at Common Grounds. It's a great hang-out spot where you don't have to worry if you're the... (more)


on Citysearch Jan 13, 2003
Common Grounds has a great location, wonderful food with lots of choices (oh, the pies!), and good coffee to boot. Nice, quiet atmosphere during the day; good for us book & coffee lovers. BUT - they don't accept... (more)


on Citysearch Dec 11, 2002
Common Grounds has consistently put forth great coffee for the common man. They work hard to maintain that funky coffee house atmosphere without raping your wallet for a great cupofjoy/joe...I dont often review... (more)


on Citysearch Oct 30, 2002
Common Grounds is all about atmosphere--but not about good tasting coffee. Their espresso is horribly over roasted and bitter--which makes for terrible Americanos, Lattes, et al. Creepy old college professor... (more)

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