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Cuchi Cuchi

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Spanish, Tapas
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795 Main St, Cambridge, MA 02139-3509
617-864-2929
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5:30 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Good for:
Romance
Bar scene
Special occasions

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Visitor rating
  • 80
    Excellent
  • 58
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fun friendly Unique

Delicious drinks -great variety Tuna croquets! Awesome ice cream enough for 2 Waitstaff having fun too Will recommend will return Please don't write boring complaints that it's too noisy People are having fun this is what it looks like

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 26, 2015
mystery1reader
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pennsylvania
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Bar scene
  • Special occasions
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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165 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Boston, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Went here with a friend and we loved it. We got seats at the bar and although service was a little slow we didn't mind since we were just enjoying the night and watching the bartenders make the fun drinks. We enjoyed our cocktails and the food was delicious.

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pennsylvania
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105 reviews 105 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Delicious drinks -great variety Tuna croquets! Awesome ice cream enough for 2 Waitstaff having fun too Will recommend will return Please don't write boring complaints that it's too noisy People are having fun this is what it looks like

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boston
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I really love this place. Hidden behind the sheer curtained store front lies a warm and festive restaurant and bar. My friend and I sampled the menu from top to bottom and were not disappointed. I loved the hearty Fruits de Mer and the veggie skewers whereas my friend loved the fried tomato ball. Our server knew the menu inside... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

The food quality is ver good and have enough options for vegetarians. The place is very lively and is a major hit among my family members.

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Hollywood, Florida
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84 reviews 84 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

From the great cocktails and excellent bartenders through to the wonderful desserts, this small plate (not tapas) restaurant is delicious. You can't go wrong ordering. But the tuna cornets are a don't miss dish. Also watch for a long wait if you don't have a reservation

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Boston
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77 reviews 77 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Before even talking about the food and the choices, the second you step into Cuchi Cuchi you know you are going to have a fun time! The owners go all out from the decor to what the watistaff and bartenders wear. Its bordello, meets the 1920's meet grandma's attic! The waitstaff are dressed from corset tops to gorgeous flapper dresses.... More 

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Boston, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

A little gem. The food is varied and much like tapas but larger portions. Sharing is what it is about.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

All house recommendations: Strawberry Basil Cocktail, Fruits de Mer & Bracioletta Ripiena di Maiale; simply amazing! The Fruits de Mer comes in this wonderfully heavenly tasting shrimp/brandy/cream sauce that brings up the flavors of the shrimp, scallops, oyster & lobster in such a ridiculous wonderful way. It is without a doubt, one of the best placed I've ever eaten. Service... More 

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Long Pond, Pennsylvania
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66 reviews 66 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

The dishes are so much more. Portions are large, sharing large. Very hard to choose from their menu so have everyone at your table chose 2 different ones and share. We had a table of 15 people and more than enough food. The food is wonderful and a very entertaining dining experience. The drinks are very good and the wait... More 

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Sturbridge, Massachusetts
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We really enjoyed the atmosphere as it had the décor of the 1920's and the "flapper's". Waiters and waitresses were in 1920 period clothing. The food was wonderful and we shared small plates. I must say this is not a cheap place and in fact it was an expensive night out.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 795 Main St, Cambridge, MA 02139-3509
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: 617-864-2929

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
  • Cuisine: Spanish, Tapas

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
5:30 pm - 1:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?