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403 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA
617-576-3400
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7:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch

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  • 47
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best brunch in Cambridge!

After finding this place a few years ago it's been our go to brunch place since then. The owners are always working at the door or kitchen making the most delicious food. Gourmet food at not gourmet prices. Seasonal fruits throughout the year like pumpkin pancakes and fresh fruit in the summer... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2015
Josh79b
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Medford, Massachusetts
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Medford, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

After finding this place a few years ago it's been our go to brunch place since then. The owners are always working at the door or kitchen making the most delicious food. Gourmet food at not gourmet prices. Seasonal fruits throughout the year like pumpkin pancakes and fresh fruit in the summer. Their drinks are to die for and always... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Its a small locale and there's always a line, but just call and make a reservation ahead of time because this is my favorite brunch place in Cambridge and in the top 3 of the Boston Area. Everything is delicious but the waffles are extraordinary. They are so crispy that even when you drown them in syrup, as I do,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Kitchen sink is a pretty hearty breakfast, sausages r pork n taste is just nice, with a little pepper on it n it's good. Fruits r good. One interesting thing on the fresh brewed is it will be different batches from Brooklyn. Lobster omelette is mid heaven yummy :)

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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I came upon this place while walking around looking for a place to grab a quick bite for lunch. I had the half Tuscan salad/half lazio sandwich. Both were very good but the sandwich may have been one of the best sandwiches I have had. The bread was Undoubtedly hand made. The veggies were freshly cut and the chicken was... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Went for lunch... They only have brunch on Sunday's but even though the place was packed out they still made room for us at the bar. Got a couple coffees and cinnamon rolls which were amazing. Great place friendly service!

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Brewster, Massachusetts
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This place was so crazy busy and the staff handled it like pros. They all had such a great attitude and that made our experience a positive one. I had an omlette with fig, prosciutto, and goat cheese. It was a wonderful combination of flavors. My plate came with a fresh fruit salad, which I loved. We also split an... More 

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Los Angeles, California, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I found this jewel, after walking my daughters legs off all over Boston. The lentil soup hit the spot on a cold fall day. All the employees were friendly. I felt at home. My daughter loved the hot caramel apple cider.

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Sammamish, Washington
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Our Karma must have been good as we walked in without calling ahead and got a window seat that was reserved for a party that did not show up. The food was very yummy especially the corned beef hash. Just a couple of minutes later there was a massive rush, which the owner said was just average for a weekend.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We kick started our day visiting MIT and Harvard with a wonderful brunch here. The service is warm and welcoming matching the quality of the incredible food. My partner was overwhelmed for omelette choice but the fresh avocado in the butternut squash omelette sealed the deal and it was incredible. I opted for the buttermilk waffles with fruit and it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Very cramped but the most delicious brunch spot in the Cambridge area. Used to go here all the time while studying in Boston and just went back on a recent visit. Still dreaming of the lobster eggs Benedict! The host is always there (I think he's the owner) and always full of kindness and good cheer which makes you feel... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 403 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: 617-576-3400

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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