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Sound Bites Cafe

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704 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02144-2239
+1 617-623-8338
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (11 reviews)
“french toast” (10 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 9:30 pmAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
704 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02144-2239
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Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

most wonderful afternoon spent at Sound bites.. the food was awesome... but more importantly, the service was exceptional. Felt like I was with family... Love this place... I highly recommend it.

Thank Maria M
Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

近くに住む友人がランチに連れて行ってくれました。カジュアルなアメリカンダイナーという感じで居心地がよい。大きなオムレツはできたてでおいしかった。 Friends of mine who live in Somerville took me to this cafe for lunch. It seemed to be a popular place. It has friendly atmosphere. The omelet I had was big and delicious.

Thank misachin
Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

Or rather our son's favorite! He can't get enough of the pancakes - and he (and us) are huge fans of their breakfast egg sandwich. Extremely family friendly

Thank Sp1787
Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

Great local breakfast with reasonable prices and super-friendly staff. Stopped here with family for an early meal -- and on Thanksgiving day !

Thank FutureChef_Texas
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed Sound Bites Cafe for breakfast before our drive back up to Maine. It was excellent. We were nervous at first because the line was out the door. They offer you coffee while you wait. Line was much quicker that thought as we were seated...More

1  Thank jasonshinn10
Reviewed October 27, 2016

This is a great neighborhood cafe for brunch. It seems that the owners are North African—one of their signature dishes is eggs in a spicy tomato sauce (shakshuka)—and the Tunisian omelet (feta, tomatoes, olives, green onions) was delicious. Others in the group had pancakes, which...More

Thank santacruzer_95060
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Incredible breakfast service in a busy Sunday. Excellent and friendly wait staff. Food was fast. There was plenty of food and moderately priced. Thanks Sound Bites.

Thank Chad K
Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

Was highly recommended to have breakfast here, the food was not bad. Had Moroccan eggs and Tomato And asparagus eggs Benedict. You can have free flow coffee at an extra $2.95. The service was not as friendly. It's probably one of the better cafe around...More

Thank derryahw
Reviewed September 25, 2016

There's always a line out the door for this place & it's clear to see why! I got the cornbread pancakes and they certainly did not disappoint! Will definitely be going back.

Thank Jgraves700
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

The original Ball Square brunch! With lines down the block on Sundays and passionate followers, I cannot Sound Bites it more.

Thank Dan S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:30 am - 3:45 pm
6:30 am - 9:30 pm
6:30 am - 9:30 pm
6:30 am - 9:30 pm
6:30 am - 9:30 pm
6:30 am - 9:30 pm
6:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 704 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02144-2239
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-623-8338
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