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Bickford's Family Restaurant

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6 Cambridge St, Burlington, MA 01803-4602
+1 781-272-2262
07:00 - 23:00
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Jeffersonville, Vermont
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service is very, very good, friendly and swift. The food is classic breakfast diner fare. Nothing special in regards to spices and fixins. However, the price is right.

Thank Dgottshall
Ventura County Coast, California
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service, great breaksfast fare with a New England flare. The Lobster Benedict is about as NE as you can get! Relaxed atmosphere with attentive waitstaff. Popular local destination, so parking could be an issue, but the food is worth it - solid menu with ample servings and great value. Family friendly!

Thank SoCalCaral
Burlington, Massachusetts
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Some years back, Bickford's took a giant leap towards changing their image and menu. The change was largely cosmetic, as they continue to be a traditional American fare restaurant focusing on breakfast. Formerly, they had a very IHOP feel with the decor and menu. Now they have a very rustic look and feel, and though the menu hasn't really changed,... More 

Thank Peabs007
New England
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628 reviews
357 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 440 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Don't think of this only as a breakfast place - a reliable source told me that their seafood is excellent, (I was like, REALLY????, no way!) but, we tried it and it is! We went for dinner on a Saturday night, when they have live music - yes, bands set up in the sports bar section every Saturday night! -... More 

Thank lexmiller
vassalboro, maine
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39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We have dined here on many a sunday morning and always find the staff to be attentive and professional. The food is great, delivered timely, and is reasonably priced. Long lines after church lets out, and for good reason. Try to go in the middle of church!

Thank hikingmaniac
Brooklawn, NJ
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138 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Here we were, in the Boston area on a Monday night, looking for a nice, simple place to eat. We had just left Minute Man Park in Concord, and we wanted a restaurant that was local and had basic food. Nothing fancy, nothing overpriced and overexperimental, just basic good food. Bickford's came up for a search of family restaurants, and... More 

Thank KJE1776
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

love their breakfast. but diner leaves a lot to be desired. tried their fisherman platter $22.00 6 scallops 10 baby full belly clams. probely out of a can. small peice fish skipped onion rings. got fries. everything overcooked. sounded like a teen rec room. will come back but skipp lunch

Thank Steve D
Natick, Massachusetts
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339 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

This is very much like the kind of restaurant I remember from the 1950s o in northern New Jersey. However, they do a good job of what they offer. The onion rings were particularly well-cooked and they cooked my hamburger to order. They also brought me a plethora of raw onion for my burger, as I had requested. My wife... More 

Thank Scanner_Lewis
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Nothing fancy, but the food tastes good and the service is fast and friendly. The lobster roll was fresh, with chunks of lobster and veggies. Veggie slaw and clam chowder were great pairings. Food has always been tasty and filling, and you can relax and enjoy.

1 Thank deb s
Arvada, Colorado
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234 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We were looking for a new place to enjoy breakfast. Bickfords is that place. There is plenty of food on each plate coming from the kitchen. Omelet was our choice and even with sharing we had plenty to eat. They serve a toasted corn muffin with the omelet. It really a good choice for us. They also have lunch and... More 

Thank Wayne M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Cambridge St, Burlington, MA 01803-4602
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 781-272-2262

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?