We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Common Grounds Coffee House

343 E High St, Lexington, KY 40507-1509
+1 859-233-9761
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good14%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
6 Jun 2017
“Average - not worth a return visit”
6 Jan 2017
“Delicious cozy coffee shop!”
Open Now
343 E High St, Lexington, KY 40507-1509
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (27)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

My family of four stopped by on a Tuesday night and there were people there but it wasn't packed. My hubby got a coffee with cream and he said it was ok. He likes his home coffee better but it wasn't bad. My daughter got...More

Thank mommypennylane
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I have stopped here twice before work to get a coffee, but will definitely be coming back again soon! They have a wide selection of beverages including coffee, tea, smoothies, and milkshakes! I was also impressed by their selection of lunch options such as salads,...More

Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I both love a cup of good coffee. The staff is always Pleasant. For the most part my wife will stick to iced coffee cream and sugar me on the other hand I tend to just go with the flavor of the...More

Thank Dickie C
Reviewed 28 April 2016

While the staff here hasn't always been the friendlies and they just cut the hours, the coffee is still good and the food is at least decent.

Thank Lauren N
Reviewed 25 November 2015

On a quick visit to Lexington, we stopped into Common Grounds to check out a good coffee joint. We weren't disappointed! The barista was chatty and personable, the coffee was phenomenal, and the environs were incredible to just sit and look at. If we were...More

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

I ordered a medium Americano (I know, a boring order amidst their exciting range over and above the standard plethora of coffee choices) and a bagel and received a very generous brew, sitting in a relaxed atmosphere of industrious students (felt slightly lazy I didn't...More

Thank Lifeobrian
Reviewed 24 October 2015

Love Common Grounds for their creative, delicious drinks, and spacious layout. It's one of my favored study spots. Staff is always friendly, and drinks are always good.

Thank Liz C
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

We dropped in here prior to our departure for Chicago expecting great things. Poor communication may have undermined the quality of the experience slightly as the three cappuccinos were something of a letdown, with far too much milk drowning the taste of the coffee, although...More

Thank GrumpsDC
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Great handmade milkshakes in a coffee house. The coffee and chai were delicious also. The creme brulee cheesecake, well, that will wait for another day. Staff was friendly and helped get extra chairs for us to sit outside. Great place to have a chat and...More

Thank willowmoon22
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

The drive into Lexington well worth the trip to stop at this coffee house. Friendly staff, great atmosphere and great coffee.

Thank Scott L
Nearby HotelsSee all 71 hotels in Lexington
21c Museum Hotel Lexington
554 reviews
.83 km away
Hilton Lexington Downtown
1,272 reviews
1.07 km away
Hyatt Regency Lexington
1,177 reviews
1.12 km away
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington- Downtown / University
231 reviews
1.79 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Carson's Food & Drink
139 reviews
.25 km away
194 reviews
.43 km away
A Cup of Commonwealth
45 reviews
.28 km away
Missy's Pies
60 reviews
.40 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Kentucky Theater
111 reviews
.47 km away
Thoroughbred Park
186 reviews
.38 km away
University of Kentucky
176 reviews
.75 km away
WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour
28 reviews
.77 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Common Grounds Coffee House staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 343 E High St, Lexington, KY 40507-1509
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-233-9761
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing