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1357 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA
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Ranked #23 of 552 Restaurants in Cambridge
Price range: $5 - $15
Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Irish
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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English first
Cocoa Beach, Florida
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114 reviews 114 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Another find via trip adviser as I was on a business trip looking for good food with local flavor, The Druid was perfect. It is small and appears frequently packed but we had no problem getting a table. The food was certainly above average and the service was very good but, their ability to poor a proper pint is exceptional.... More 

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green brook
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

The Druid is a great find if you're looking for a small pub to enjoy a few pints and some really decent grub. Plus, with music sessions on Tuesday nights and Saturday afternoons, it's also a great place to go to hear some real Irish music. I loved that it was a low-key, simple place without any of that phoney,... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This is a very busy pub serving good food and great beers. The turnaround is prompt so don't be put off if it's heaving however this isn't a place to linger for hours over your food, you'll be asked to vacate your seat if you've finished and people are waiting. There was live Irish music when we were there. The... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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165 reviews 165 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We came here for a quick lunch on Labor Day. Most authentic English/Irish Pub I've seen. Fabulous Fish & Chips! The hamburgers and beefsteak tomato salad were delicious. One friendly and extremely efficient waitress who made the experience even more enjoyable. Place was PACKED but they made room for us in a table for 2 - squishing the 4 of... More 

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

This was our third visit here. The food, especially the beef stew and fish and chips, were terrific. This is also a good drinking bar as one would expect. But the main reason for my very positive review is the incredibly friendly service. My family were treated like regular customers even though we live hours away. This is a truly... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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70 reviews 70 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Found this place in Cambridge on a recent business trip and liked it. Staff was very friendly and the food was good. Real Irish behind the bar. Refreshing. They say the Tuesday night music is really good. Give it a try

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Gainesville, Virginia
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104 reviews 104 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The staff couldn't be more helpful and friendly. The fish and chips were absolutely perfect. And then of course there's the beer. This is great neighborhood bar. If you are anywhere near Inman Square in Cambridge, do yourself a favor and stop by for a pint.

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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

So our part comprised my wife and i in our late forties our son 22 and my wifes mother ( too polite to say her age) and we all thought this was our best meal of our trip to the states to visit Boston and New York. Great food with a great atmosphere and friendly service. We used Trip Advisor... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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34 reviews 34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We visited 'The Druid' for a family dinner out, and as the title states, came away with mixed feelings. If you like a pub/bar, then this is the place for you. However, patrons looking for a family feel May want to take their business elsewhere. Some of our party were slightly uncomfortable with the low-key, pub-authentic atmosphere, but the food... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

When I dine at the Druid, I feel about as close to being in Ireland than at any other pub in the Boston area. Friendly service, great food and...no TV!

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Additional Information about The Druid

Address: 1357 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA
Phone Number: 617-497-0965
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
Cuisine: Irish

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