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402 Main St, Ste A, Murphys, CA 95247-9695
+1 209-728-8663
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
402 Main St, Ste A, Murphys, CA 95247-9695
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Reviewed October 20, 2016

French Toast is excellent Sour Dough thick slices. Also good Quesadillas and Spanish Omelet. Friendly Staff

Thank Gary H
Reviewed October 17, 2016

I really like good beans and rice. Grounds has the best dish, with a little salsa and a chapati - enough to satisfy my hunger and then some. I keep thinking I will try something else there, but I always come back to this dish...More

Thank coap83
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Great people watching; right on Main Street. Had the loaded potato...it really was LOADED!!! Perfect place for any meal period. Good quality food and friendly crew.

Thank Stefan M
Reviewed October 10, 2016

My wife and I recently had dinner at Grounds in Murphys, CA. Following the lead from other reviews, I ordered the elk with a side of asparagus. It was simply outstanding. My wife ordered the salmon and very much enjoyed it. We ordered a bottle...More

Thank irawine
Reviewed October 6, 2016

Get beyond the name---we couldn't decide if it was a coffee house or what-- and you will find a good place to eat throughout the day. We opted for outside seating (although the inside is artistic and wonderful) and soaked in good weather, a good...More

Thank tourgoddess
Reviewed October 2, 2016

Lunched here with 3 other seniors while attending annual grape stomping festival. The staff tried to be very attentive, but I think they were overwhelmed by the full house. I enjoyed the cheese steak sandwich very much. We were seated in the large dining room,...More

Thank BiffCanlett
Reviewed October 1, 2016

Four of us strolled Main Street looking for a cool place to have dinner. We spoke with two women dining outside at Grounds. One was a local who said it was her4 favorite. So in we went. We all had Elk....and it was delicious. The...More

Thank CaptainStevers
Reviewed September 30, 2016

Here is the interesting thing about eating in Los Angeles (say) versus a small town -- most restaurants in a big city are open 7 days a week; not so in the Gold Country. We were staying Tuesday through Thursday and encountered numerous restaurants that...More

Thank CacheOn
Reviewed September 26, 2016

osso buco not cooked long enough. Mashed potatoes cold on osso buco and chicken dish. Chicken dish also not as described. Ribeye and chioppino very good

Thank willgoldston
Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

We went to Grounds for an anniversary dinner & were not disappointed. We both ordered the Elk, served with mash potatoes & asparagus. It was absolutely delicious!! Not gamey at all. Very tender & full of flavor. Wonderful service. Will definitely be back.

Thank Kim B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 402 Main St, Ste A, Murphys, CA 95247-9695
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Calaveras County  >  Murphys
  • Phone Number: +1 209-728-8663
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