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Brothers Brew Coffee Shop

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27 Main St, Rockport, MA 01966-1512
+1 978-546-3775
07:00 - 16:00
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S. Natick, MA
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138 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This very unusual old diner (sort of inside and adjacent restaurant) offers a very old-fashioned ambiance (with round stools fixed at an old counter) and a few nearby tables. We were surprised by their very fancy coffee offerings and enjoyed our traditional macchiatos a lot.

Thank Callisto S
Beverly, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

My wife and I live I live in Beverly so don't go to Rockport all that often, we decided to take a morning trip because we had heard about this place for breakfast. We walk in and it's a weird setup-tables but also a room with bar seating. No one approached us-I guess we were supposed to know how this... More 

Thank Gary A
Rockport, Massachusetts
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93 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

This place is a must stop - or drive to, even if you are in Gloucester. The home made donuts are incredible and their variety is so interesting. The coffee selection is great - try the dark sin. And I am so happy that they still sell the real deal Nisu - which is a family tradition for us. Can't... More 

Thank amt1028
Boston, Massachusetts
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Good place to take a coffee with cookies. It's a place where you can meet the real inhabitants from Rockport

Thank gil421
West Menlo Park, California
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55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

During our two month visit to Rockport, we went to Brothers probably 12 times. Kids, parents, retired locals, construction workers, active duty coast guard...everyone goes to Brothers Brew. Sit at the counter and find out what is going on in town. The doughnuts are to die for (Cider and Blueberry in particular). We like the morning egg sandwiches in Thomas'... More 

Thank mhobbs2151
Princeton Junction, New Jersey
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Brothers Brew was a mere 462 feet from my hotel...I walked there every morning to get a real cup of coffee. I could smell it brewing 50 feet away. I loved it. And the scones and donuts were divine too!

Thank Claire_bear_326
Upstate New York
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

This place is fantastic. Arrived right at opening one morning got two coffees to go and two cinnamon donuts that were fresh made and still hot. Brought them back to our inn for my wife and won husband of the year for bringing her the donuts!! I did taste them and they were out of this world. This is a... More 

Thank grandric0821
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for coffee and donuts. Iced coffee was awesome. Donuts were excellent. Chocolate glazed donut was the best I've ever had. Yum!

Thank Cbgtgrl
Rockport, MA
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94 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Best coffee in town! Homemade donuts, coffee bread and breakfast sandwiches can't be beat. They recently added tables so you can now enjoy breakfast or lunch with friends.

Thank BTK1127
Oneonta, New York
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Popular with locals and visitors alike, Brothers Brew is one of our favorite breakfast locations during regular visits to Rockport. Quality coffee (I typically get it iced in summer) and excellent homemade donuts and other pastries make it a great place for a light breakfast.

Thank DrPohaku

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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
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Main St, Rockport, MA 01966-1512
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Rockport
  • Phone Number: +1 978-546-3775

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