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Busy Bee Restaurant

1046 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-4001
+1 617-566-8733
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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06:00 - 19:00All hours
American, Diner, Delicatessen
1046 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-4001
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had the western omelet. This came with toast and potatoes. He had over easy. Both were cooked as requested and served promptly. Small place with about seven booths. Counter seating for a few. Clean bathroom. Would recommend In business for 50 years so that...More

Thank WonderWoman20162016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a nice old school diner located on Beacon Street in Brookline. The food was good the portions were huge and it was very inexpensive. Cool little breakfast spot.!!!

Thank Dan N
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We have been going there for yrs. Food is good staff is great ( most of them are ) Donna is my favorite . Friendly warm make you feel very comfortable . I give them a 10 star! It's just good I recommend it to...More

Thank three3wildcats
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is a popular place. We had brunch (omelettes, pancakes). The food and service were good as were the prices!

Thank travellerLPM
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This is a very busy little place and if you sit at the counter you will be amazed how much food they can make on such a small cooking area. The home fries are very tasty and the eggs were cooked as ordered. The service...More

Thank Bigjo97438
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This is a cute, extremely inexpensive cafe with friendly servers and incredibly quick service (couldn't believe how quickly the food came out!). Breakfast prices range from $3 to $7. Unfortunately the food was sub par (like, cafeteria food). Very average like I make at home...More

Thank BostonMom333
Reviewed 10 July 2017

A diner in the city! It's been there for years! Daily Specials! For lunch I usually get the grilled hot dog. On friday's the best special is Fried Clam Plate!

Thank denbro
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

What a cute little diner! The food was great and we had a nice conversation with the staff! Down to earth people and that is so refreshing! Yummy omlettes!

Thank Dani S
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went for breakfast. He got the Spanish omelette, which he loved. I got french toast with bacon and home fries. Home fries were good but luke warm and the French toast was covered in a thick gross layer of egg. I...More

Thank Chelsey W
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Small diner tucked into Audobon Circle. Friendly wait staff and cooks with quick turnaround on meals. They are superb with all of the breakfast staples (pancakes, eggs, omelets, etc.) Their corned beef hash is superb. The only draw back is that they can get busy...More

Thank 30Cros
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1046 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-4001
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-566-8733
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