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Higher Grounds Cafe

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22 E Main St, Mount Joy, PA 17552-1426
+1 717-653-4095
08:00 - 15:00
Closed now
All hours
Mon 06:30 - 14:30
Tue - Thu 06:30 - 17:00
Fri 06:30 - 21:00
Sat 08:00 - 15:00
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Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As privately owned, small town coffee shops go, this one is a great place to meet with friends or colleagues. I was here recently with two associates to discuss partnerships. The coffee and iced tea were good. There is much more seating available inside than appears would be from the outside. Colors and atmosphere are bright and welcoming. Staff was... More 

Thank Ron C
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Good drink choices but everything is expensive. Not many food for lunch or breakfast no eggs or pancakes or bacon or sausage. Drinks are the only thing I get. A drink will cost you $5 though one drink.

Thank Craig M
Mount Joy, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

As always, the food and service was great! I had a chicken wrap, a decaf peppermint ice tea, and a chocolate chunk cookie, all of which were delicious. The sunny views of the outdoor trees and garden area were enjoyable to look at through the big glass windows. I definitely will go there again.

Thank GSWorme
Mountville, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016

Had great service and food! Staff is friendly and welcoming. Restaurant is clean and bright. Seating is great and nice views of outside. Also has outside seating when weather permits!

Thank smithfield5
Mount Joy, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

My wife says that they have the best coffee. The food menu is small but tasty. The ladies always have a smile.

Thank Marty M
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

The smoothies are awesome and the employees are so friendly. A very cozy place to gather with a couple of friends.

Thank Sandy B
Mount Joy, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

The coffee is very good, staff is super friendly, and atmosphere is warm and perfect for conversations. The food is very good too, they have a variety of breakfast items-including quiche-and breads/pastries. Be sure to bring cash...my only complaint about this adorable place!

Thank CrissyKay
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

I first went to Higher Grounds with a friend to catch up and grab a cold brew. Little did I know this would turn in to a new favorite coffee spot. The options for iced coffee are endless and the menu is small for food, but all looked delicious. The staff is so friendly and have great recommendations. The service... More 

Thank TaylourT
Mount Joy, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2015

An unexpected surprise in Mount Joy- unique decor - fun & funky! Great food! Great place for breakfast and lunch.

Thank AsTheCrowFliesMtJoy
Mount Joy, Pennsylvania, United States
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015

Just love this place...food and drinks are great. I would recommend the chicken corn soup and the baked oatmeal...Historical note it used to be the town library many moons ago...

Thank Danielle C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 E Main St, Mount Joy, PA 17552-1426
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Mount Joy
  • Phone Number: +1 717-653-4095

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?