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True Bistro

1153 Broadway, Teele Square, Somerville, MA 02144-1742
+1 617-627-9000
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1153 Broadway, Teele Square, Somerville, MA 02144-1742
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very accommodating and personal. The good is excellent and worth the effort. The mushroom appetizer was particularly great and definitely worth getting, very flavorful sauces. Pecan dessert was freshly baked and delicious! Great atmosphere!

Thank GI_JoeOrlando
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

It's hard to make vegan food this delicious, like makes you forget it's vegan, but True Bistro is nailing it. The salad, the small plates, the large plate, dessert, even the wine were all perfect and everything is reasonably priced. Really nice server too. Well...More

Thank SitiDenda
Reviewed 1 April 2017

This is the kind of place even meat lovers would enjoy. Carefully crafted cocktails and mind blowing food. Most vegan places offer salads and raw food, which feels too healthy for my taste, though am a vegan. At True Bistro you get meals like vegan...More

Thank Laavanya S
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I am not vegan but I prefer to eat vegetarian when possible and enjoy different ways of preparing vegetables. I have been here twice and had enjoyable experiences both times. It's good but not mind-blowing, if that's what you are hoping for. They have a...More

Thank PRDB
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We have been devoted diners at this elegant vegan eatery since its opening six years ago. Portions are just right for us. We have dined about 40 times here, traveling from Brookline expressly to do so, and have never been disappointed. It is our quiet...More

Thank rrd_and_md
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We've been here a few times. The food is so flavorful and unique. We made a reservation each time because we heard this place can get very busy.

Thank amyzuks
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have eaten at True Bistro several times and love their food from appetizers to desserts. Our favorites are the oyster mushroom appetizer and pumpkin ravioli appetizers. They serve wine & beer and have several tasty non-alcoholic mixed drinks. Don't forget to...More

Thank Vital_Living_Arts
Reviewed 28 September 2016

My wife and I visited here to celebrate our anniversary and were not disappointed. We received a warm welcome from the owner and chatted whilst we waited for our table to b set up. The ambiance is warm and friendly. The menu looked great and...More

Thank DaveA78
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The food at True Bistro is some of the best vegan food I have ever had! Simply amazing. Tasty fresh ingredients, with simple but beautiful presentation. Friendly staff. Will make a point of visiting again next time I am in Boston.

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We are a family of six who have gone vegan in the past year. We love dining out and were so thrilled to find this wonderful restaurant. Everything was just delicious and the service was excellent. We tried to tell the owner to open a...More

Thank Momof4kidsNearBoston
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1153 Broadway, Teele Square, Somerville, MA 02144-1742
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-627-9000
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