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Cafe Luna

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403 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-4102
+1 617-576-3400
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09:30 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 07:30 - 17:00
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Boston, Massachusetts
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62 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

several my friends recommend this place, however, it was normal very common brunch place. nothing special. I had egg benedict! I don't know why a lot of people like here.

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Thank Cathy_k_777
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46 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on President's day at 8:50 for breakfast and there was already a line before they opened at 9. They're small but do take reservations despite being so popular so take advantage if you can! The service was very nice as the owner promised to get us all on the list as soon as he can. Our waiter was... More 

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Thank Lucy C
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50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cafe Luna accommodated us on a busy Saturday morning at the bar. It's efficiently run and the service is quick and thorough. It's obviously a very popular place and many people were waiting for tables, it seems we were lucky to secure our spot at the bar without a wait! The only struggle was choosing what to have from their... More 

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Thank KathleenPot
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Back at cafe Luna. Still great food and service. The owner was so nice last time and once again really nice. My omelette this time was good and we asked for Nutella stuffed waffles with caramelized pecans and bananas. Definitely the highlight of my brunch experience. I suggest making reservations in advance! All you have to do is email them.... More 

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Thank Arun B
Wolfville, Nova Scotia
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165 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We arrived at opening on a Sunday. We were allowed to put our name in slightly before opening and all who were there somehow got seated. Service was friendly despite how busy it was. Food was inventive and fresh. Portions were well sized without being huge. Prices were very fair for the quality of food. Our server made recommendations and... More 

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Thank vancouvergirl
New Jersey
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34 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Cafe Luna is small but it has great food. It is better if you can make a reservation, but they also seat walk-ins, though you may have to wait. On the weekends they serve only brunch. The food was amazing. During the week they serve breakfast, and then lunch. Soups, salads, everything is just terrific. Once we were seated and... More 

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Thank marmal0509
Cambridge, United States
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

My wife and I ate breakfast at Cafe Luna Tuesday and Wednesday this week. The restaurant is small and at 7:30 AM, when it opens, very quiet. The service is excellent, almost joyful. Every request was cheerfully delivered. In fact, the high quality service goes a long way to making breakfast here a real pleasure. Cafe Luna reminds me of... More 

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Thank Jeremiah R
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

The people, service and food were awesome. I would highly recommend to make a reservation before you go. Our waiter Mike was koo and funny. Terri the Chef is very creative with all of her dishes. My wife and I can't thank Matt enough for taking out the time and sharing a few jokes with us. All the food and... More 

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Thank Charlie1455
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We've been here for a breakfast We had the kitchen sink with scrambled eggs and sided bacon Orange juice for drink We had an hard start since we got a wrong menu and some information concerning our plates were wrong (such as potatoes are served only on weekends for this dish with same name of the plate) Anyway they said... More 

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Thank Eleonora C
Portland, Maine
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Bummer; came here for the French toast and they were out by 9:15. Other breakfast options, while good, weren't worth this pricy place. Also we weren't told menu items weren't available until after we ordered. Inexcusable at a restaurant this expensive.

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Thank workoutfoodie
thaymer, Owner at Cafe Luna, responded to this review

Dear Foodie, I am so sorry that you had this experience. During the week, we do not make the same french toast as the weekend brunch menu. It is a baked version and once we sell out, we have to remake and it takes 24 hours to set. Yesterday was particularly busy to our surprise as we are going into... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 17:00
Monday
07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 17:00
Thursday
07:30 - 17:00
Friday
07:30 - 17:00
Saturday
09:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 403 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-4102
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-576-3400

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