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Bickford's Family Restaurant

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6 Cambridge St, Burlington, MA 01803-4602
7:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Thu 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 12:00 am
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Natick, Massachusetts
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254 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

This is very much like the kind of restaurant I remember from the 1950s o in northern New Jersey. However, they do a good job of what they offer. The onion rings were particularly well-cooked and they cooked my hamburger to order. They also brought me a plethora of raw onion for my burger, as I had requested. My wife... More 

Thank Scanner_Lewis
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Nothing fancy, but the food tastes good and the service is fast and friendly. The lobster roll was fresh, with chunks of lobster and veggies. Veggie slaw and clam chowder were great pairings. Food has always been tasty and filling, and you can relax and enjoy.

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Arvada, Colorado
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222 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

We were looking for a new place to enjoy breakfast. Bickfords is that place. There is plenty of food on each plate coming from the kitchen. Omelet was our choice and even with sharing we had plenty to eat. They serve a toasted corn muffin with the omelet. It really a good choice for us. They also have lunch and... More 

Thank Wayne M
Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016

Looking forward to stopping at Bickford's this weekend ! If you're looking for a great breakfast, or any other meal, at fair prices, mark it down for a must stop while in Burlington.

Thank Frank B
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016

This is a very family friendly place. Don't expect to be wowed by the decor, though. The breakfast is excellent. Try the Lobster Benedict, or the Giant Apple Pancake. Can't beat the eggs and bacon. Dinner is outstanding. Their fish is fresh daily and the baked fish with bread crumbs is wonderful. Sandwiches are good, and if you are up... More 

Thank PamelaL55
Andover, Massachusetts
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24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016

Ate once in a pinch. Food order was unremarkable and relatively bland. Prices seemed fairly high for what was offered. The overall feel just felt dated. On the plus side the staff was very polite and friendly.

Thank Jeffmguida
Melbourne, Australia
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90 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015 via mobile

We went on Sunday for breakfast around 9 and there was already a queue. Gave our names and waited for about 10 minutes. The place seemed very popular to the locals. It's a cozy sports decorated place, with hockey sticks and other sports memorabilia adorning the walls. Service was friendly and prompt. The food arrived quickly. Both our plates were... More 

Thank Shemivad
Boston, Massachusetts
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64 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

We stopped in for a Business Luncheon and were very surprised at the Quality of Food and Fair Prices. The Seafood Platter was impressive with 10 Giant Scallops, 10 Medium Belly Clams and a 4-5oz piece of White Fish + Fries + Steamed Broccoli + Mashed Potatoes all for $21.99 Great Value!

Thank BarryPAleo
Germantown, OH
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Excellent food, reasonably priced, quick and friendly service. The food was so good, we ate here for breakfast every day on our recent four-day trip!

Thank ScouterDave
Woburn, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

I bought the lobster rolls for my parents on several occasions. They are absolutely great. There is so much meat in them ,you can make an other sandwich from it. I order them without mayo and they were very good about it. I tell everyone about it. The fish is delivered fish everyday

Thank Debra L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Cambridge St, Burlington, MA 01803-4602
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: 781-272-2262

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