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In A Pickle Breakfast & Lunch

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265 Moody St., Waltham, MA 02451
(781) 891-1212
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6:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch

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  • 63
    Excellent
  • 43
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 5
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Quick quality breakfast

Decided to try The Pickle for breakfast as we heard a lot of great things from many others. First off the service is friendly ++. The staff is welcoming and caring. A great mix to start the day We both had omelets,with a great selection to choose from. Our coffee was constantly refilled... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2015
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English first
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123 reviews 123 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Decided to try The Pickle for breakfast as we heard a lot of great things from many others. First off the service is friendly ++. The staff is welcoming and caring. A great mix to start the day We both had omelets,with a great selection to choose from. Our coffee was constantly refilled, always with a smile. This is a... More 

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Stow, Massachusetts
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39 reviews 39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Public Parking lot just a short walk down a side street so easy access. Well, it was the day before Mother's Day and with festival on the Waltham Common expected that there would be a Saturday morning wait. However, wait was less than 20 minutes and the booths comfortably accommodate four. They have quite a large wait staff so service... More 

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Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

It's usually packed on weekend brunch time so expect a long wait time. Is it worth the wait? Considering there are a number of other places nearby, not really unless you love diner food. Staff is great - whether or not you have kids in tow.

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Mssachusetts
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108 reviews 108 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We stopped in for lunch today with our 6.5 month old and had a great time. There was a wait for a table but they said it would be about half an hour and it took 25 minutes. I always appreciate when busy restaurants get the wait time right. The menu is huge with extensive breakfast and lunch options. Someone... More 

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North Haven, CT
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87 reviews 87 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

I read the reviews and knew I wanted to go here. The late Saturday morning rush was there but I made my family wait for the seating. It was well worth it. The food was wonderful, coffee great and our server who was very funny and patient with us was excellent! I don't remember her name but I think she... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Ordered pancakes with blueberry. . And chicken sandwich with Wasabi. . .. it's very busy on weekends. . Be ready to wait at least one hour. .. great service

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Boston, Massachusetts
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

In A Pickle is currently the only restaurant I can recommend in Waltham..which formerly had lots of great (well, at least 3) upscale places...this place is a larger incarnation of its very small self...its breakfast menu is huge and the food is really good..and the waitstaff lovely....(we didn't try the lunch fare)...I hear that on weekends the line is out... More 

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Beverly, Massachusetts
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

This is the best breakfast I can recall having. Ever. I am a very discerning diner. Believe me. Great Italian omelette. The best home fries also!

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Waltham, Massachusetts
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33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Liked it for breakfast and brunch when it was located in small space on Main Street. With new, and larger space on lower Moody Street, In a Pickle has not lost its charm, excellent offerings, and great service.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

This used to be a go to lunch location when it was on Main St. Their sandwiches were unique and awesome and the all day breakfast was great. Everything was above average or excellent and the atmosphere with eclectic and homey. I've been to the new location twice and both times I got undercooked pancakes -- raw dough in the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 265 Moody St., Waltham, MA 02451
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Waltham
  • Phone Number: (781) 891-1212

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm

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