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52 Brattle St, Cambridge, MA 02138-3731
+1 617-354-5250
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tiramisu” (17 reviews)
“osso bucco” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
52 Brattle St, Cambridge, MA 02138-3731
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent service and superb food. Slightly noisy but not overpowering. Reservation was honored promptly.

Thank Jr. Md Thad C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food was good and our waitress did a nice job. The upsetting part was when the bill arrived we were charged a 40% tip!!!! When we brought this to the waitresses attention she claimed she had nothing to do with the amount charged- it...More

1  Thank LNathan
Reviewed August 17, 2018

Really good food, service was OK. Management problematic. After 6 attempts to get the bill correct still was not what requested . Managers did not have the skill set to defuse a an uncomfortable situatation. Rather than the routine "we are sorry , will correct...More

Thank Lee F
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Open air restaurant with delicious food and a wonderful atmosphere. We loved it and will go back next time we are in Boston.

Thank candy1211
Reviewed August 10, 2018

I took a party of seven to celebrate a graduation at Toscano. We were seated quickly (we had reservations) and greeted by a very friendly waiter. I knew the prices were high, so was not surprised by the cost of the house wine. Bread was...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Great food. Superb service. Very welcoming staff. The waiter was very attentive and professional. Gave very good recommendation. Pasta was delicious and steak was perfect. Highly recommend!

Thank Chotik C
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Last minute decision and no reservations available on a Saturday night but the helpful person on the phone suggested sitting at the bar. And it was perfect. Excellent service A “Super Tuscan” glass of wine was full-bodied and a generous pour. Portions are also generous....More

Thank Nina S
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

We went for a late lunch, and overall it was fine. The prosecco cocktails were good (peach and raspberry), and salads as well. Our plates were also fine, but just like that “fine”... the best of all was the Panacotta. It’s weird, because it looks...More

Thank Cosoriou
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

The food was delicious. The beet and goat cheese appetizer was perfect. The bruschetta did not disappoint. Both appetizers had generous serving size and were tasty. Main courses were also fresh and great tasting. The service was a bit slow but when the food is...More

Reviewed June 16, 2018

I popped into this 3/4ths empty restaurant in Harvard Square at 4:50 p.m. this afternoon, Saturday, 16 June 2018. There were plenty of empty tables with tablecloths, and none of them were marked "reserved." When I walked in as a single woman and ask to...More

1  Thank SamanthaERovensky
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Response from EJT1966 | Reviewed this property |
And there is parking in the street, which I think is free in the evenings, but not sure
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Brattle St, Cambridge, MA 02138-3731
    (Story St.)
  • Public Transportation: The T: Redline to "Harvard Sq."
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-354-5250
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