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Bergamot

118 Beacon St, Somerville, MA 02143-4304
+1 617-576-7700
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 4 min
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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118 Beacon St, Somerville, MA 02143-4304
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a Pre-holiday dinner with friends. I’d heard good things about Bergamot and was eager to try it. It didn’t disappoint but didn’t surprise either. From the sweetbreads to the beef and duck entrees to mousse, brûlée and cheese plate for dessert, the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank gavisphere
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Tried to get a 7 pm rez and was told only 6:15, so came then but the place never filled up. Waiter had a slight smugness and forgot our first course. The cheese tart thing was awful, weird, musty-flavored with a mallomar crust. Romaine salad...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank WhereAreMyGlasses
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Bergamot is a serious food-first establishment a bit off the well-beaten Harvard Square-Central Square-Kendall square axis. It is small, noisy, and informal, leading to a lively neighborhood feel and a somewhat challenging auditory environment. The food is quite adventurous and perfectly prepared, and there is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Minor7th
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful evening celebration with my MIL, personal attention and amazing food. Well worth the cost for the 5 course tasting menu, all beautifully presented. Wait staff were helpful and informative without being cloying. Would love to try the wine pairings next time, definitely highly recommend

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank j9h59
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went to Bergamot to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary! What a great and pleasant place! We loved the atmosphere. The staff is very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. The waitress told us that the sheff puts only local ingriediensts on the plate and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Nataliya S
Reviewed September 18, 2018

We went there as part of their LivingSocial deal for a five course chef tasting for $85, and is currently on their typical menu for $130. I'd say we got our money's worth with the deal, but would have certainly overpaid if we went there...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Shaw237
Reviewed September 18, 2018

We had a 5 course tasting menu that was fabulous. Not teeny tiny portions. Felt fully satisfied at the end. It's chef's choice, which was perfectly fine with us....really looking forward to returning!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Momoffour627
Reviewed August 22, 2018

We visited Bergamot with our friends, who live in the area and are regulars. Perhaps this meant that we got special treatment, but as I looked around, it seemed that everyone in the restaurant was getting the same sort of individual attention that we were....More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank paginesparse
Reviewed June 24, 2018

We love bergamot! The food is always superb and the service is excellent. We especially enjoy the tasting menu!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank microbbins
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

We have eaten at Bergamot maybe 15 times as it is very near our home. The cocktails are always excellent and the food is always excellent as well. We just had dinner there a few days ago just after they changed to an updated summer...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank richard m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $30
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Beacon St, Somerville, MA 02143-4304
  • Public Transportation: Harvard (Red Line) #86 Bus (Cleveland Circle, Sullivan Sq via Harvard Sq) #83 Bus (Rindge Avenue, Central Sq via Porter Sq)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-576-7700
  • E-mail
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