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T. W. Food

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377A Walden St, Cambridge, MA 02138-1348 (Concord Ave)
+1 617-864-4745
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sun - Mon 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Flossmoor, Illinois
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125 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner in this restaurant with an unassuming exterior. The inner decor was also simple with intimate seating. It was busy on a Friday night. My daughter, husband and I had a wonderful egg yolk amuse bouche. Our dinner was delightful, but rich. I had absolutely no room for dessert. Our server was wonderful and knowledgeable, helping us with... More 

Thank LivetheWay
Beijing, China
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016

This is my second experience with this neighborhood restaurant and it is my last. Open Table made us reserve early (6:15) but when we got there there were lots of empty tables. The waitperson was friendly, but she could not improve the food. We ordered the scallop and monkfish dishes. The scallops were overdone and the monkfish was very rubbery... More 

Thank Susan G
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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125 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

Though we've known about T. W. Food for a while, we only just managed to go this week. It's quite special. I started with the pâté, while the husband and one of our friends had the kohlrabi soup. The other had the salad. We were all very pleased. Then I and one of our friends had the Mangalitsa pork chop,... More 

Thank Switzerdude
Acton, Massachusetts
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541 reviews
313 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016

We have been a number of times in the past but this was the first time this year. The space is quite small but attractively decorated. Both my dining companion and I indulged with the six-course tasting menu. One vegetarian and one not. Since i was driving had just one (large ) glass of wine. My companion had the wine... More 

Thank MikeBirdman
Tewksbury, Massachusetts
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2016

Tuesday nights are wine dinner nights at T.W. Food with a different theme each week and tonight the wine was from the pacific northwest. It was a four course meal with an added little bite before and after, paired with four wines. The first course tonight was a very yummy scallop and white asparagus chowder paired with an Oregon pinot... More 

Thank LBell369
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2016

Tobacco ice cream is ridiculous - what kind of a weirdo comes up with that? I don't want to get the young ones hooked on smoking!!! The food tastes strange... LOL

Thank Nick R
Boston, Massachusetts
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2016

We are long-term loyal fans of TW Food. Used to go for birthdays, special occasions, anytime we wanted a wonderful dinner. The food used to be incredible, over the top! Every morsel a wonderful special treat that would make your taste buds dance. Innovative, complex, beautiful and oh so delicious food!! It was always the best treatment of food we... More 

Thank IFM5
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2016

The atmosphere and staff were fine, but the food was a big disappointment. I expected something very special, based on the reviews, but the servings were small and the food was certainly nothing outstanding. The sweets were terrible and two were barely touched, yet no one asked if there was a problem when the plates were collected and then unceremoniously... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

A very cosy restaurant that probably has great potential but is let down a little on some key points. I had the hanger steak as a main. It was tough and stringy and unless a better quality can be accessed then I suggest changing the offering. The starters were excellent not so the deserts. Service outstanding. Suggest some of the... More 

Thank 420Jack
London, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2016

We went on recommendation as a great place to eat, the place is cosy and welcoming, only a few tables and a view on the kitchen. Service was very good and friendly. Our starter "the coquillage" was delicious and very inventive. However when the main came I was a bit disappointed. I picked the skate and it came with a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$50 - $50
Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 377A Walden St, Cambridge, MA 02138-1348
    (Concord Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-864-4745

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?