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La Qchara

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506 Franklin St, Melrose, MA 02176-1741
+1 781-662-5555
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“fish tacos” (2 reviews)
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American, Latin, Cafe, South American, Central American, Spanish, Venezuelan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
506 Franklin St, Melrose, MA 02176-1741
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Reviewed November 9, 2017

If you crave authentic Latin american cuisine in a causal atmosphere, this is the place. The food is always fresh and tasty and the menu constantly has new specials

Thank Steve L
Reviewed October 18, 2017

This little gem is a great find in the neighborhood. The breakfasts are fresh and delicious and as others have mentioned, the coffee is great. It's a sunny little spot with friendly people and good food. What's not to like? If I lived in the...More

Thank hikergirl500
Reviewed October 17, 2017

I was one of the top finishers in a race in March and my prize was a $20 gift certificate here. I went here with my father and we both loved it. They have a soup of the day every day. Today it was lentil...More

Thank sleeper61
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

On a recent random stop in sleepy Melrose, we stumbled upon La Qchara. What we didn't know is that everybody in Melrose already knows that this Venezuelan cafe is a gem. The menu is extensive and filled with awesome Venezuelan and Central American classics and...More

Thank DrFudi
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Took myself out for brunch and was excited to find a Venezuelan cafe in Melrose. The menu is extensive and it was hard to decide what to get, and the drink choices are just as varied. I settled on a mechada cachapa and a latte...More

Thank AnonymousVBG
Reviewed February 20, 2017

Yummy local spot for mexican- great breakfast menu- counter service only- a little pricey but worth it.

Thank Sportlaan
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Great little place for coffee and tea! Awesome customer service. My husband said the food was average.

Thank Enzalina
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

We love LaQchara! They have the best coffee and I love everything on the menu. The atmosphere is cozy and inviting. I highly recommend!

Thank Anne D
Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

8 dollars for a smoothie. Sorry, I don't get it. Takes for ever to get your food and I think it's pricey. Not a fan at all. Go to Mother's next door if you want great food and great value.

Thank JohnnyWalter
Reviewed November 13, 2016

Never really had a Latin breakfast before. It was super yummy. the dinners are good too but the stand out to me is the breakfast. did i say that I liked the breakfast? yes it's that good. great tasty food at a reasonable price. love...More

Thank ravenwell
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 7:30 PM
6:30 AM - 7:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 506 Franklin St, Melrose, MA 02176-1741
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Melrose
  • Phone Number: +1 781-662-5555
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