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Boston Common Coffee Company

515 Washington St, Boston, MA 02111
(617) 542-0595
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Ranked #235 of 2,820 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Surrey, UK
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We stopped in here several times during our stay in Boston. Service was friendly, we ordered bagels and coffees which were all good. Seating is fairly comfortable, did not use the bathrooms or wifi.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Arrived bere for an espresso... Espresso is quite good, nice atmosphere, but Wi-fi is not working, bathroom is in bad conditions.

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Dallas, Texas
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

The store provides an excellent coffee. The chairs were comfortable and internet connection was excellent.

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Better choices without the fast food of Duncan Donuts which are everywhere....and I do mean everywhere. Very nice staff and they make your food fresh. Good coffee choices

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Richmond Hill, Canada
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47 reviews 47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We were just walking by and saw Boston Common Coffee and decided to pop in for some coffee - as I had heard good things about it before. The place is very quaint and laid out well, with a distinct entrance and exit to the ordering counter. The coffee is average price but very strong! I enjoyed it a lot.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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73 reviews 73 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This was the perfect quick spot on our morning walk before leaving Boston. The blueberry oatmeal square was delicious as well as my husband's sandwich and tea. We sat by the front window and people-watched.

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Lake Tahoe, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Affordable bagels and breakfast items. They make to order breakfast bagels. The staff was very friendly.

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Massachusetts
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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Great quick stop in for a coffee latte and a bite...perfect blueberry oatmeal square, good location, quick service, nice perch to look outside and people watch.

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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46 reviews 46 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

This is a cute little coffee house, but there tends to be quite a wait to order. Often times when I go they can be out of items on the menu. Luckily, their offerings are vast and there is something else to try. Not discounted prices, but for lunch they are not bad.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

I stayed here for a couple hours to grab some breakfast and recharge my devices (as well as my legs) while in transit to Europe. The bagels are quite nice and the coffee (Mocha latte), while hot is enjoyable. Definitely not the best I've tasted but better than average. Decently priced, but no music in the cafe which feels odd... More

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