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Temptations Cafe

1350 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-3201
+1 617-739-4400
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“panini” (3 reviews)
“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
“iced tea” (3 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
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1350 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-3201
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

A lovely cafe to come by for a morning coffee and bagel, sit for a nice brunch option, or simply grab your laptop to work here - you'll find something tempting on the menu!

Thank frenkie_boy
Reviewed 6 days ago

Toasted sourdough bread with egg, meat, pepper jack cheese, chipotle mayo and arugula. What else could you ask for. Helpful staff. Clean restrooms. Strong internet Would go again

Thank WonderWoman20162016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always the best ingredients – fresh and delicious. It really makes a big difference what kind of meat or vegetables are used in a salad or a sandwich – they use quality food and wonderful bread. A nice variety of teas and coffee are also...More

Thank KAREN V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If I were traveling in Boston and found myself in Coolidge Corner looking for an excellent nice but inexpensive lunch I'd buy a sandwich at this shop. I'm a local, and every once in awhile I get a sandwich here or a cup of tea...More

Thank Bostonfoody
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Very good sandwiches! casual atmosphere replete with the obligatory half dozen patrons on laptops! ha ha Conveniently located between Holiday Inn and Courtyard by Marriott for travelers

Thank Ted G
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Quite a good option in this neighborhood! Espresso was excellent, the sandwiches are great. Note that in spite of Yelp saying free wifi, they have a sign inside that says wifi is turned off on weekends due to demand for seating, but if you have...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I was drawn in by the menu tent on the sidewalk with a the special: Labneh Toast, with grape tomatoes, kalamata olives, cucumbers, mint, and olive oil. It was fantastic. 2 slices of toast—your choice of Iggy's (best bread in the Boston area) Sour Dough...More

Thank jillalex
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Clean. Food is decent. Menu hasn't changed in years. Plenty of seating, wireless. Prices range from reasonable (entrees) to way overpriced breakfast sandwiches.

Thank JawsBoston
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Came here for a quick lunch. I had the Caesar salad and my friend had the Cobb salad. Both salads were ready within about 5 minutes of ordering....then the wait. Eventually we found a vacant table and had a good lunch. The only negative that...More

Thank supersums
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Been there only once, with two other people. Everybody had panini and was happy with it! Great location, good service.

Thank Izudin L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1350 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-3201
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-739-4400
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