From Our Editors
Located in Wilbraham, Common Grounds Cafe is a hugely-popular restaurant that has amazing coffee and good tea. This restaurant delivers an unforgettable dining experience set in a familiar atmosphere. It's a favorite spot for guests interested in great food.
Thanks to its outdoor seating, the restaurant is a fantastic option when the New England weather is cooperating. There's no specific recommended attire, so feel free to dress casually and comfortably. Also, though the prices are considered to be lower than average, you aren't going to sacrifice any quality. In fact, you should be able to enjoy a good meal for $11 or $12, and can probably get in and out for $8 if you try.
If you're searching for the perfect spot for a family gathering (or a birthday meal), it's rated as a nice local option for big groups and families with children. WiFi's available if you're trying to get some work done, and in addition to its convenient take-out menu, the restaurant even provides catering for events around town.
To sum everything up, a trip to Common Grounds Cafe is definitely worthwhile. Don't worry about trying to find a spot on the street, as visitors to the restaurant do have access to a private parking lot nearby.