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Flora - CLOSED

190 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington, MA 02474-8626
+1 781-641-1664
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
6 Jul 2016
“Elegant Setting, delicious food”
28 Jun 2016
“Fine cusine”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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190 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington, MA 02474-8626
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

Flora is set in a former bank building. It is an elegant restaurant with a delicious menu. Great for couples or special occasions.

Thank Paula23_13
Reviewed 28 June 2016

If memory serves me right, Flora used to be next to a bank. I was surprised to see that they have now taken over the bank space as well. In doing so, they have opened the kitchen to view, always a nice touch. Flora's me...More

Thank doncant
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped by last night and was thankful to get a table right a way. My daughter and I had a lovely meal. Lorenzo was our waiter and he did a great job answering our questions and helping us pick a wine. My daughter had the...More

Thank sallyde10
Reviewed 2 May 2016

My husband and I had dinner here on a Sunday evening, The restaurant is divided into two rooms with fewer than ten tables in each room, so the noise level was low. It's a nice place with linen tablecloths and napkins, and there's original art...More

8  Thank Jessica O
Reviewed 28 April 2016

It was a surprise when meeting a friend for dinner at Flora's that we met another friend enjoying dinner. The staff was very accommodating, and we joined him at his table. It made the evening very special. We all enjoyed the menu selections and the...More

Thank BAP47
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Romantic and cozy spot for a quiet dinner. service was outstanding and the food was amazing! The chicken with olive and dates was the perfect blend of sweet and savory ! I wish the menu was larger and they played some light music but I...More

Thank glutenfreeAP
Reviewed 11 April 2016

I want to like this place. The staff and owners are really involved in the community, they have a gorgeous restaurant without being stuffy. and yet, every time I try their food, it comes off as 'eh.' We ate there last week for one of...More

Thank Amy448
Reviewed 4 April 2016

The attractive dining room is formerly a bank. I went for the first time a month ago and returned again on Saturday night as I was craving the roast chicken with dates and olives and it was again out of this world! When I went...More

Thank Benita G
Reviewed 20 March 2016

How many times have you gone out to dinner with friends or for date night and could barely hold a conversation due to the noise? You won't find that at Flora a lovely restaurant just outside Cambridge on Mass Ave. in Arlington. The food was...More

Thank momofallie
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Excellent food, with small plates available so that you can sample more of their tempting cuisine. Excellent wine list, knowledgeable staff, wonderful menus that surprise and delight.

Thank Susanne B
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington, MA 02474-8626
    (Lake St.)
  • Public Transportation: 77 Bus runs right past us along Massachusetts Avenue out of Harvard Square.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 781-641-1664
Housed in a renovated bank with 40 ft. vaulted ceilings, this 100 seat gem boasts a menu that changes with each season's best local ingredients! The main dining room is great for anniversaries, birthdays and other special events while the cafe and bar offers a more casual menu and atmosphere perfect for a cocktail at the bar or a quick before/after theater burger or dessert. "Flora Restaurant - Supporting the Community and Community-Supported for 16 years!"
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