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Mass Ave Diner

906 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-3041
+1 617-864-5301
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Diner
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906 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-3041
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Found it online and was only short walk from the Marriott. Great breakfast from a diner. Just what was needed on Sunday morning. Fresh hot coffee and excellent food.

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a tiny little spot, but the food is good. We were a party of six, so I understand why it was a bit tough for their tiny kitchen to get us all our food at the same time. It was just s little...More

1  Thank Eiramanna2885
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We were visiting Boston for a family reunion and wanted to try an typical American place for breakfast. This diner proved to be the best. It catered for all 8 of us seating us within minutes, producing scrumptious omelettes and fresh coffee, pancakes etc. A...More

1  Thank Sunjo100
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We were in the area visiting my Son. He suggested this diner for breakfast as it was close and he had eaten there frequently and always found the food to be delicious. I ordered the blueberry pancakes, Jim had the steak tips and eggs. Three...More

1  Thank Teresa P
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Maybe a shade more expensive than a standard diner, but worth every bit of it. The staff is friendly and efficient, the breakfasts are better than top-notch ... the menu mostly looks like standard diner fare, but the execution is superb. Fresh-squeezed orange juice, lean...More

1  Thank DonInConnecticut
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This place is what you're looking for if you want to experience the real Boston. It is unpretentious and serves a lovely breakfast. The portions are decent so you won't leave feeling hungry. I love the retro look and the 60's and 70's music that...More

2  Thank Carla M
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely diner, authentic. We enjoyed it and just may go back this morning. Must stop if you're in the area.

1  Thank Hugh G
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

From the moment you step inside of this "hole in the wall" diner, you are greeted with warmth. The menu is filled with fun meal options. Prices are extremely reasonable, and my turkey Ruben was very good. I wouldn't make a special trip, but if...More

Thank 1caringmom
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The only thing keeping this from a one star review is that the food was actually decent for what it was...hole in the wall diner food. We chose this place to get something that was unique to the area. We (party of 3) would have...More

Thank SunLover479
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Maybe its just one of those uneven places...bad day, bad waitress, whatever, but I feel I owe it to readers to report that my return trip to this diner was not a good experience. My husband and I waited a long time for service though...More

Thank Sasfish1
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 17:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:00
Thursday
07:00 - 20:00
Friday
07:00 - 19:00
Saturday
07:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 906 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-3041
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-864-5301
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