In the restaurant business, dining fads come and go but tradition will always win out in the end. Our tradition stems from the family atmosphere in which we were raised - this translates to satisfying portions, quality ingredients, and a ton of joyful noise from a happy crowd (and a great playlist).

Our menu is packed with classic dishes and soups we create from scratch. Daily specials incorporate seasonal, local ingredients. From delicious buttermilk, multi-grain, ricotta (or even gluten-free) pancakes, french toast,  scramblers, and omelets to tasty salads, paninis, & burgers,  your meal will be one of a kind.


​​Uncommon Grounds

Serving Breakfast, Lunch & Darn Good Lattes!!

575 Mt. Auburn Street, Watertown, MA

Sundays 8 am -  2pm                   Weekdays 7am -  2pm               Saturdays 7am -  3pm

Call in your TOGO order @ (​617) 924-9625

We have the best food around and an atmosphere to match. Try us and you'll be convinced! Our recipes are authentic and time-tested. The ingredients are always fresh. The result? A menu that bursts with flavor.

We will be CLOSED on 

Mondays through the summer.

Our History