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Bergamot

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118 Beacon St, Somerville, MA 02143-4304
+1 617-576-7700
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17:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 22:30
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Had the pleasure of dining here for a business dinner. At first I was confused since it looked like it was in a fairly residential/quiet neighbourhood and the restaurant was only half full. By 8pm the place was packed and people were somewhat waiting at the bar for a table. The food was excellent. . I really like the Manhattan's... More 

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Thank Alexander C
Newton, Massachusetts
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89 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

My friends and I did their tasting menu and it was the best. We tried this after having a great experience at BISQ, their sister company. Their food is so tasty and yummy. At first, it looks like they are small portion, but I was so full at the end. Their drinks are great as well. I highly recommend this... More 

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Thank triptonowhere_11
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

We first discovered Bergamot due to a Groupon coupon for their legendary 7-course meal. We haven't stopped going back since. The staff really do feel like family, taking time to learn about your life and cater to your tastes. Paul, the bartender, is my favorite in Boston, not only for his taste, but also for his sense of humor and... More 

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Somerville, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Delicate, tasteful, pretty, special. This is such a great spot. So friendly! Most of the dishes I've had here, I've really liked. The cocktails are pretty great, too. Oysters are of the highest quality, with the awesome champagne vinegar mignonette. Definitely somewhat of a regular here. Get dessert, too, you won't be sorry!

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Thank ctomsa1
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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121 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

I was eager to return to Bergamot after a couple of years hiatus. The husband and I went with two friends; it was a first visit for all but me. Our starters were fine: 2 beet salads, a pork terrine and "fish balls." All were presented with a twist and were quite tasty. Our main courses were also quite good... More 

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Thank Switzerdude
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

I went here for a date night with my boyfriend a couple of months ago and we had a great time. The food was delicious, a little bit pricey but definitely worth it. I had the bergamot tea with dessert (when in rome!) and would highly recommend

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Thank Alaina P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Good portions with wide choice options for a fixed dinner. We chose the 3 course menu and together with ordering a good bottle of wine and excellent service ,our dinner was truly value for money. I particularly liked the grilled loukaniko and the shrimp and tagliatelle. Recommend strongly.

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Thank Rekha K
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

In a 4-person dinner ($46 price fixe), the top items were the Wild Mushroom Lasagna (w/porcinis, morels, radish, taleggio cheese, arugula puree)---etherally rich; Fishballs (an assertive but nicely balanced appetizer of ramp kimchi, aromatic rice, carrot, cilantro, sweet chili sauce); a perfectly cooked Egg Battered Cod (w/tabouli, charred kohlrabi, mousseron mushrooms, beet coulis); Sweet Potato Agnolotti (w/miso brood, tofu, broccoli,... More 

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Thank Nat G
Dayton, Ohio
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

While visiting our son and his wife in Somerville, we ate dinner at Bergamot to celebrate our daughter-in-law's birthday. She had been to Bergamot some time back and thought that we would enjoy it. We each ordered something different, enjoying a three-course meal of appetizer, entree, and dessert. Everything was excellent. Since there were four of us and we each... More 

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Thank PDfromDayton
London, England, United Kingdom
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219 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

My impression of this restaurant is that it is a very expensive and over rated restaurant that serves "creative" meals which may or may not impress you. My meal certainly did not impress me (presentation, quality or quantity). Atmosphere in restaurant was excellent but breeze from fan made me feel cold as well as made my food cold.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Beacon St, Somerville, MA 02143-4304
  • Public Transportation: Harvard (Red Line) #86 Bus (Cleveland Circle, Sullivan Sq via Harvard Sq) #83 Bus (Rindge Avenue, Central Sq via Porter Sq)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-576-7700
Description
New restaurant

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