The Common Ground Café, located at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics, provides a non-partisan venue and welcomes all opinionated thought in a friendly environment.

Take a break from politics or bring it with you as you enjoy a freshly grilled panini sandwich and cappuccino.

Also for your comfort, the café provides soft seating areas, a large fireplace, and flat-screen televisions broadcasting continuous political programming.

Common Ground Cafe Menu


  • Farmer Brothers Coffee
  • Espresso, Cappuccino, and Lattes
  • Iced Coffee
  • Add Monin syrups to flavor your coffee drinks
  • Hot Chocolate, Assorted Teas, and Chai Tea


  • Homemade Pastries, Bagels, and English Muffins
  • Fresh Fruit
  • Assorted Chips, Bars, and Snacks
  • Yogurts
  • Cereal Cups

Sandwiches & More

  • Grilled Paninis
  • Wraps
  • Fresh Salads
  • Grab 'n' Go Fruit & Vegetable Cups


Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.