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Black Seed Cafe & Grill

131 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02111-1317 (Downtown)
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English first
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

On our first day in Boston, we were looking for a place to have lunch that wasn't a fast food chain. We stumbled across this little place. We ordered the chicken kabob lunch. It came with kabob, white rice and a salad and pita bread. It was delicious and was one of our favorite lunch places while we were in... More 

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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Found this place after asking a Boston Guide where we could eat breakfast off of a proper plate, Good selection on the menu, food is cooked to order, yoghurt with granola is good, as well as anything hot.

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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We found this place on our last morning in Boston pity we didn't find it on the first. Breakfast was just delicious pancakes were excellent. Prices were very reasonable 6 dollars for egg bacon fruit and toast and believe me this spot was full. Staff were very friendly would high recommend it. Beside omni parker hotel.

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Dublin, Ireland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 via mobile

When I first walked into this cafe I thought it looked a little dingy and I thought maybe I had made a bad choice but once the food arrived I revoked my sentiment. I had an omelette and it was perfection. It came with a side of toast, fried potatoes, and a small bowl of fruit, and all for $6... More 

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Top Contributor
165 reviews 165 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

It is always a pleasure when you find a restaurant that does their food fast and well. I stopped in here with my family for breakfast a couple of times and was not disappointed either time. We had omelettes (they could have used just a touch more flavouring), smoothies, muffins, juice and fruit and everything was very good. The prices... More 

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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I went here Saturday morning to get some breakfast. You order at the counter then they let you know when your order is ready. We were the only ones ordering at the time, so our breakfast sandwiches and smoothies came out quickly. The sandwiches were just what we were looking for! There are about a dozen small tables to sit... More 

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209 reviews 209 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

This isn't the most glamorous-looking place but it's great value for money and serves up some very tasty kabobs. It also has free wi-fi (the password is very helpfully provided on your receipt) and you can eat in or take out and sit in Boston Common on a sunny day - just across the road. Perfect for a quick lunch... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Cheap breakfast spot, with really good food. Quick too! A local favorite! Also has ethnic food, which I didn't try, but looked good.

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Boston, Massachusetts
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

It's a great place for good, fresh, grilled lunch. At least once a week, I take out their greek salad with grilled chicken. It's fresh, good and healthy. Often my company orders from here for group lunches and the kabobs, grilled salmon are all good.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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55 reviews 55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Ducked into cafe before a day of sightseeing. Egg white veggie omelet adequate, served w/ fresh fruit and home fries, both good. Partner had French toast breakfast special. Over easy eggs served w/ both yolks broken. Coffee mediocre. Service and location good.

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Additional Information about Black Seed Cafe & Grill

Address: 131 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02111-1317
Phone Number: 617-338-0024
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Café

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