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755 Beacon St, Newton, MA 02459-1971
+1 617-244-4445
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
755 Beacon St, Newton, MA 02459-1971
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently went on a Sunday night. Bit of advice - make a reservation well ahead of time as it is very small and crowded. I felt that my husband and I were having dinner with four very LOUD women at the table next to...More

Thank MBGeig
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were visiting friends in the Newton area and wanted a great spot to take them to dinner. We found it. The atmosphere is lovely, the food (marinated shrimp appetizers, feta strawberry salad, flank steak, tuna, blue fish) were all great. They...More

Thank DuffyMich
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food and service at this restaurant are exceptional. The bartender is awesome and has a creative approach to his craft. Food is definitely special

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Major disappointment after all the hype Cocktails are good and draft beer delicious Food made my daughter ill after one bite Not great Alas

Thank Simon R
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Seasonally and creative farm to table cuisine. Great service and food. Plenty of great appetizers: blue fish pate is a must. Chicken liver mousse also great. Ham Croquettes tasty. Winter Citrus salad is delicious. Special boards to share are worth it. This month’s beef board...More

Thank JBtravel66
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The first time I came here with a friend the menu was terrific. The food superlative. I had to bring my husband! We went on a Thurs night and ended up leaving. Not one appetizing fish on the menu. A lot of offal (awful) and...More

Thank cjalpert
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Picked Sycamore for our Thursday date night. We like non-weekend nights because places often aren't as crowded and the service can be better than on weekends. Had early reservations (7PM) - all the tables were full! but we had great service none-the-less. Had the liver...More

Thank Anniewrigh
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Thank you trip advisor! Last minute dinner with a girlfriend on Saturday night and used TA to find this little gem. Couldn't of been more inviting and delicious. Recommend sitting at the bar so you can experience one of their awesome cocktails from their master...More

Thank sweetandneat
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We came to Sycamore for our special anniversary dinner and enjoyed ourselves very much. We started out with the Frisse Salad, which was very tasty, but could have used a tad more acid...yummy nonetheless. Our main courses consisted of the Chicken, which was very moist...More

Thank Skippy1958
Reviewed 5 January 2018

My wife and I almost left the restaurant because we were waiting so long for the food which, upon arrival, was so salty and greasy that we were both sick after a few bites and for the entire night afterwards. Thankfully, we went to this...More

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Ray W
10 June 2018|
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Response from ECD111 | Reviewed this property |
The noise level is moderate.The bar can be quite lively especially on weekends.The tables in the dining room are somewhat close together with happy customers in joyvial conversation.If you want a quieter time go early in the... More
Ray W
10 June 2018|
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Response from margaretmleblanc67 | Reviewed this property |
We dined early as a family in a he side room. No problem with noise.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 755 Beacon St, Newton, MA 02459-1971
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-244-4445
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