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“Breakfast in Boston”

Thornton's Restaurant
Ranked #65 of 3,328 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch
Neighborhood: Back Bay
Reviewed April 14, 2013

I have been to Boston many times and Thornton's is the only place I go for breakfast. It is conveniently located, excellent service, massive choice, and very reasonably priced. They are also happy to swap home fries for fruit which is my token gesture towards more healthy eating!

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Reviewed April 11, 2013

this small but friendly café was 2min walk from our hotel. their breakfast menu was huge. the only place in Boston we found did fried eggs. Although always busy this cafe's food was well worth the wait.
disliked fried potatoes with most orders (too much for breakfast)
great soup at lunch times. great service from very friendly staff

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Reviewed April 7, 2013

Have just returned from a 2 day stop in Boston and ate breakfast here both days. We were a party of 6 and both days we were seated very quickly. The service was excellent as was the choice. Good portion sizes and everyone cleared their plates both days. I would highly recommend this place especially if you are stopping at the Colonnade hotel as it is so close.

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Reviewed April 2, 2013 via mobile

We stayed at the Colonnade Hotel and went here every morning - 5 mornings for breakfast. Plenty of choice on menu, cheap prices and friendly staff. Quality of food is excellent.

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Reviewed March 18, 2013

We had breakfast here twice during our stay. Great service and fabulous food. Try Apple and Cinnamon Pancakes with extra bacon, just delicious! Eggs Benedict with homefries are also a winner! They offer an endless cup of coffee which is good. Average price for breakfast is $6 to $8. Its a busy restaurant which is a great sign too.

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