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The Cottage

47 Boylston Street, Newton, MA
617-916-5413
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Ranked #36 of 226 Restaurants in Newton
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Hammond Parkway
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  • English first
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English first
Newton, Massachusetts
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Food was really good and imaginative, with a good selection. Service was attentive, and they had a bartender with some superior and original cocktails (was it a pear mojito?) I'd give it five stars, but I've only been there three times so far...

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Boston
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502 reviews 502 reviews
341 restaurant reviews
536 helpful votes 536 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

The place is fine, better than most, but with a little attention and refining it could be much better. In general, the food is good, but some of the dishes are sloppy... the tuna tacos for example, a giant mess, more of a salad... and the tuna not especially tasty. Very good service. Nice ambiance at lunch... can be terribly... More

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Lynn, Massachusetts
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65 reviews 65 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Sat at the bar. Cocktails were not what I asked but passed. Calamari was delicious. Perfectly light, spice peppers awesome slaw was served with the dish. I got the burger. Hot, juicy, and veg just right. Overall delicious. Kinda pricey for a bite to eat at the bar. Will go for special ocassion in the dining room.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We had dinner there before the cinema. Very nice restaurant to come if you just want to eat, nothing special, just what we needed. They added some new items in their menu, I got Crusted Duck Duo and it was delicious! Staff is nice and pleasant, did everything very fast. We enjoyed our dinner, so maybe we'll come there again... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We have enjoyed dinner here many times. Some items are seasonal - wish the artichoke fritters were back - but their mainstays are delicious. Service is always attentive and friendly. Good to have reservations but if you are early, a bistro table at the bar might do. Try one of their signature concoctions - The Steve McQueen. Because of the... More

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Simple, limited menu for lunch. Food was tasty, well prepared. Service good, often crowded. Nice place to meet a friend for lunch. Good for families.

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Boston
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53 reviews 53 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Always first rate, whether the delicious hamburgers or incredible lobster rolls. Extremely well versed in GF dining. Beautiful decor and good service. Don't go on a weekend with children of any age - you'll be seated in the less lovely overflow room with 100% of the toddlers and young children dining at that moment.

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Newton, Massachusetts, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I had a dinner there with some friends- six of us. The menu choices were excellent and the portions were quite ample. We never felt rushed and the wait staff let us sit for quite some time. The restaurant can get quite noisy so hearing can sometimes be difficult.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

you know those places that are fine, but do better than they should because they are local. this is that place.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Had the mahi tacos which were great but a little messy and my girlfriend had the crab benedict who's was excellent. The Cottage bloody Mary s excellent for those that like them spicy.

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Additional Information about The Cottage

Address: 47 Boylston Street, Newton, MA
Phone Number: 617-916-5413
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: American

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