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Shaker's Cafe and Restaurant

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American, European, Albanian
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296 Hamilton, Worcester, MA 01604
508-797-5550
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Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Takeout

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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great breakfast, you will not leave hungry!

My wife and I stopped here for breakfast while visiting our son at holy cross. It is a small family run type of place with a very friendly staff and good food. It fills up quickly because it is small but they are pretty fast waiting on you and getting food out. I was starving and could not... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
Tmcgrath2013
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Riverside, Connecticut
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Riverside, Connecticut
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for breakfast while visiting our son at holy cross. It is a small family run type of place with a very friendly staff and good food. It fills up quickly because it is small but they are pretty fast waiting on you and getting food out. I was starving and could not finish the... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Well I am a native to the Worcester area and just recently moved off of Hamilton street (where Shakers is located) My boyfriend, sister, and I decided to try the place out one Saturday morning and it was not the best. Its small and cramped with no waiting area. We were finally seated at the bar (we were told we... More 

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Warwick, Rhode Island
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

My girlfriend and I decided to try Shaker's Cafe this morning; we usually go to Lou Rocks and we love it there, but today we wanted to do something different. I instantly received the feeling that if you were not a regular to this restaurant you were not exactly a priority to them. The first thing was when the server... More 

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Worcester, MA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

I had to try this place out. It came on a recommendation from a friend and also has very high marks on Yelp. We arrived around 7:30 am on Sunday morning. There was only 1 other customer in the place. Most of their offerings had 3 eggs (I prefer 3 eggs for the protein) and were a good value in... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I go there every Sunday morning for breakfast, it's great, small but great, all locals. Service is good and the food is great!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

I can't move right now. I couldn't stop eating this delicious food. I didn't get anything out of the ordinary even though they have a great variety of dishes but the quality and portions of the meal here were so good! I would recommend this place to anyone, best breakfast in worcester!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

This place totally delivers as advertised. I'm not usually a big "breakfast" person, but my adult son and I were visiting the area and needed home cooking. Do not judge this book by its cover. It's a sweet Mom and Pop shop, friendly and warm. I had a great eggs benedict and he had some type of corned beef hash... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Went here a few months ago with our one year old and had a fabulous breakfast. Very accommodating to kids, quickly set up a highchair and encouraged us to sit away from the door where there may be a draft for the little one. Food was phenomenal- sick of the typical breakfast foods? This place has a variety of authentic... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I have been Shakers a few times, their service and food are consistently great. The owner is always friendly and she greets you as you walk through the door. The place is small and parking is limited so try to time you stop accordingly. The food is the basic breakfast and lunch fair. The atmosphere is friendly with a local... More 

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Holden, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

There are so many great places to get a hearty breakfast in Worcester and Shaker's is now tops on our list. We were greeted and seated immediately and the atmosphere is comfortable and welcoming. Our waitress (the owner I think) gave suggestions and we weren't disappointed. I can't get wait to get back to try the Lebanese breakfast and get... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 296 Hamilton, Worcester, MA 01604
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: 508-797-5550

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: American, European, Albanian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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