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Rhythm Cafe

12 School St, Merrimac, MA 01860-1915
+1 978-346-0444
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (4 reviews)
“carrot cake” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
12 School St, Merrimac, MA 01860-1915
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Reviewed yesterday

Went here with a work colleague. Small space but nicely decorated with totally open kitchen. They have full bar and wine options. We had a salad and a blacken fish option. Salad had fresh greens and plenty of grilled chicken. The fish, though beautifully presented,...More

Thank votenochains
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Have been to this restaurant several times and it's always the same. The food and menu are excellent but the service is so slow. The service is a little unprofessional for the price of the meal.

Thank pamgallo
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We got off I-495 looking for lunch & decided to give it a try. Venue is a former bank & has been serving locals 15+ years. The staff is pleasant, amusing & aims to please, making mealtime a fun time! We all started w/soup du...More

Thank beachruler
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I love the charming atmosphere and food which is always delicious. They make a mean Cosmo and other mixed drinks. We take our guests there whenever they come to town.

Thank ruthwX2409JW
Reviewed 25 June 2017

My husband and I often do take-away from Rhythm (it IS gonna get you - lol!), at times even once a week. The specials are wonderfully thought out and never leave us bored. As hard as we try, we can also NOT say "no" to...More

Thank SarahMariePhoto
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We returned from a seven month trip and this was the first place we stopped to eat. My wife had soup and salad and I had the chicken BLT sandwich. Both meals were terrific. Traveling was fun, but it is great to be home where...More

Thank Russell W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Pleasant dining experience especially for dinner, although Lunch is great too. The host staff (all owners) understand SERVICE! Meals are wel prepared and interesting variety. Tuck away in downtown Merrimac, MA - well worth the trio - great parking facilities. Reserve early as seating is...More

Thank notnis1
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great cocktails and friendly atmosphere! Food is wholesome and always delicious...a lovely gem to have in this small town!

1  Thank Jill P
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

I was passing through on the 495 and stopped for lunch. I found this place on my TripAdvisor app. The building looks like a former bank. Inside they have a full counter and plenty of tables. I ordered a cup of roasted garlic and asiago...More

Thank ct-cruisers
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The food is fresh and always delicious. The portions are not huge for the prices. Lunch is more reasonable. There is a drive through if you want take out. Small cozy restaurant in a small town.

1  Thank lynda13579
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26 January 2016|
Response from Bostonveggiegirll | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they have a full bar, however they do have wine and some mixed drink specials. I will say the food is delicious. The decor is more like a breakfast/lunch restaurant. The place is very small, seats maybe 30... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 School St, Merrimac, MA 01860-1915
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Merrimac
  • Phone Number: +1 978-346-0444
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