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Cafe ArtScience

650 E Kendall St, Cambridge, MA 02142-4200
+1 857-999-2193
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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Closes in 10 min
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
650 E Kendall St, Cambridge, MA 02142-4200
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Trendy looking cafe with glitzy website photos of food, but totally failed to deliver on execution. Duck was tender but flavorless. Waiter disappeared, and we gave up on ordered more items. Drinks were never refilled. The only tasty item was the French fries...very high price...More

Thank MikeInUSA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a bad experience overall: 1. Wasn't offered a table, but to sit at the bar 2. Main bartender ignored me 3. Couple next to me was offered bread, while I wasn't 4. Food was salty, not that good and overpriced 5. Cocktail was good,...More

Thank Andrés U
Reviewed October 3, 2018

We went to a Birthday Party held at this restaurant. The place was beautiful and modern. The appetizers were delicious. Cucumber, mushroom, lamb, they had it all. The dinner was 3 courses, all to die for. Can’t wait to go back!

Thank Jill R
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Cutting edge food with unlikely ingredients that’s fun to photograph, discuss... and eat. I sat at the bar but they let me order off the full menu. I had the “sea urchin panna cotta,” the “green garbanzo panisse” and a sort of blueberry cheesecake with...More

Thank IsaacL897
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

Hip “culture lab” with creative (& delicious) food and drinks - art and science exhibits fill the space, making for a fun (& educational) night out

Thank T_Ridg
Reviewed May 25, 2018

I love this restaurant. The service and food are excellent. It's the perfect place for a business lunch, and in the heart of the biotech cluster in Cambridge. It also appears that there are options for special events. Certainly worth a visit! Mark is the...More

Thank 451rebecca1234567891
Reviewed April 21, 2018

My husband and I stopped here for lunch and they had a somewhat interesting menu. Food items were creative - we had the Triple Pickle Burger (smashed beef, pickled green tomatoes, dill cucumber pickles, fried pickled red onions) - really good but small, and the...More

Thank Jamie M
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

A wonderfull cooking in a fancy place. Special mention for the sea bass which was so delicate. And the service was nice

Thank L8N8
Reviewed February 24, 2018

We stopped by Cafe ArtScience for late-night drinks and loved it! The drink menu is creative and fun -- we loved the species theme! We had the Titi monkey which was a work of art. They print clever and cute images on the drinks (very...More

Thank c0rrynw
Reviewed December 21, 2017

OMG!!!!!!!!!!!! The food was amazing. The visuals on the food were matched by the great taste. This is diffidently one of the best restaurants in Cambridge, MA

Thank CLo719
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 650 E Kendall St, Cambridge, MA 02142-4200
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 857-999-2193
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