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The Charles River Coffee House

57 Eliot St, Natick, MA 01760-5573
+1 508-655-4628
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
3 weeks ago
“The Charles River Coffee House is not a “hole in the wall” people are getting it confused with “little Lola” next store ”
9 Sep 2017
“Good Coffee Choices, OK Sandwiches, Small Salads”
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57 Eliot St, Natick, MA 01760-5573
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Charles River Coffee House is not a “hole in the wall” people are confusing it with the sub shop next store that is take-out only

Thank stevecB6297UF
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Friendly service with a happy group of guys, not the fastest nor most efficient, but jolly. Fine coffee and a lot of choices. The sandwiches were freshly made and tasty and the atmosphere is coffee house comfortable with a half a dozen tables for two...More

Thank tremm298
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This place has a great selection of fresh brewed coffees, fresh backed muffins, homemade soups and stews and sandwiches. Not to many places like this around. I highly recommend it!

Thank stevecB6297UF
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

This place is a gem. If you visited all the best coffee houses in Vermont and Cambridge and tried to replicate the feel of these places this is what you would get. Warm, friendly place with outstanding beverages and sandwiches!

Thank stevecB6297UF
Reviewed 27 June 2016

While expensive, the sandwiches are tasty and wholesome. Walk across the street to picnic by the Charles River and watch the turtles having lunch.

Thank Dale F
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I go for coffee when I can due to the best coffee anywhere in my area! Also, great muffins and muffin tops although it's a little pricey!

Thank ackbug
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Their baked goods, sandwiches and beverages(hot & cold) are very favorable and spiffy. 'Not much seating(< 25) but pleasant seating nonetheless.

Thank Sylvia L
Reviewed 15 October 2015

The Charles River Coffee House is one of the handful of non-chain coffee shops in Natick. Located across from the Bacon Free Library, it's a great place for a quick bite when in South Natick. I visited twice a couple of weekends ago, first for...More

1  Thank HMFoodie
Reviewed 16 June 2015

Near the dam in South Natick Center with its wonderful little library. Coffee and food could be better but lots of people like it.Bycycle riders stop here for a rest

Thank beebalm2013
Reviewed 4 May 2014 via mobile

I am a regular to this charming coffee house. The coffee is great and the baked goods are fine. Try the egg and sausage sandwich. The counter folks are nice, even when it's early and we all are rather sleepy ... They do their best...More

Thank Bostonian80
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08:00 - 16:00
06:30 - 17:00
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  • Address: 57 Eliot St, Natick, MA 01760-5573
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Natick
  • Phone Number: +1 508-655-4628
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