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Flour Bakery & Cafe

131 Clarendon St, Boston, MA 02116-5131
(617) 437-7700
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sticky buns” (58 reviews)
“sandwiches” (74 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
131 Clarendon St, Boston, MA 02116-5131
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We got the egg sandwich and a Breton pastry. Delicious! They were out of their famous sticky buns or we would have gotten one of those too. Highly recommend if you're in the neighborhood.

1  Thank Maggie W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an amazing almond meringue and a skimmed milk cappuccino which was unfortunately primarily foam and not really much drinkMore

Thank Camilla R
Tanya L, General Manager at Flour Bakery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Camilla, thanks for your review and I'm so sorry you didn't enjoy your cappuccino. We typically make our cappuccinos with about equal parts foam, milk, and espresso- so they do tend to be on the foamy side. Did you find that your cappuccino was...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed coming here a couple of times during a recent holiday in Boston. Very reasonable prices, but most importantly every single item we ordered was absolutely delicious. The bakery items are obviously the main reason you might drop by, but don't overlook the savoury...More

Thank BeakerEdinburgh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My first time visiting and this place rocks! The food is beyond delicious, the service is amazing and did I mention the sandwiches here are to die for... I must stop by again... Love this spot.

Thank Evelyn C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place for breakfast/lunch. Little overcrowded at peak hours. Stood in line but moved quickly. More bakery than full service cafe. Great selection of baked goods and pastries. I had sucre brioche and it was great. In my second visit the cashier mixed up my...More

Thank tk3232
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

3 of us stopped by for a late Saturday lunch / snack, not knowing what we wanted. Options were clearly listed in a place where you could view without feeling like you were holding people up. Sweets were beautifully displayed, and they had LOTS of...More

Thank motraveler90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This bakery and cafe is very efficient and well run. The coffee and breakfast was recommended to us by locals and our visit was not a disappointment.

Thank Becky W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We even went a second morning during our trip to Boston. The muffins and scones were good. The sugar brioche was a favorite. The egg sandwiches were unbelievably YUMMY!!!! Incredible! It was very busy and hard to find a seat, but outstanding service and food...More

Thank KristenM_Familyof4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was our place for breakfast during our 3 days in Back Bay. Great pastries, good coffee, efficient service and quiet atmosphere just across the T.

Thank Ladybugger25
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this place for breakfast and was surprised to find it teeming with people. We found a place to sit with great difficulty. The menu was well designed and had plenty of options. We ordered a breakfast egg sandwich with cheddar and bacon. There was...More

Thank Ninad k
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nancy d
October 18, 2016|
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Response from Lynn B | Reviewed this property |
no delivery that I am aware of. You could give them a call though.
September 23, 2015|
Response from DebbieNH | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they serve pumpkin bisque. When I went to the restaurant it was still summer time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 Clarendon St, Boston, MA 02116-5131
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighborhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: (617) 437-7700
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