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134 Hampshire St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1421
+1 617-661-0505
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“baked alaska” (46 reviews)
“falafel” (67 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
134 Hampshire St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1421
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I celebrated our anniversary at Oleana last night after wanting to go there for years. 100% worth the wait. The service was excellent, and our server was very helpful with a great sense of humor. We ordered of the meze menu and...More

Thank 278JamesS278
Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I dined at Oleana to celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary. I have to say -- it is one of the best restaurants we've ever been to. The food was absolutely incredible. We ordered a few small plates (we'd recommend the octopus and...More

Thank edward714
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

In this busy neighborhood restaurant we sat at perhaps the only quiet and romantic table. All the specialties were great; Sultans short ribs had wonderful flavors, spinach falafel, and baked Alaska rounded out our meal. Reserve ahead of time or you won’t get in. Worth...More

Thank Mel V
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Managed to secure a reservation (a must for this restaurant) and was very happy with the choices made. The waiter was very happy to help and we almost ordered too many mezes and he gently stopped us at 6. We ordered one main to to...More

Thank Jay I
Reviewed 5 days ago

It was our vegetarian son's birthday, at the next table a couple' was celebrating their anniversary, and there were obvious special occasions be observed elsewhere. But you should not need an excuse to go the Oleana, only a yearniong for a different and rewarding dinning...More

Thank Sam&Peggy
Reviewed 6 days ago

WOW! We came to this place for our first wedding anniversary purely based on reviews we have read....what I can tell you is that the quality of the food and tastiness is simply mind blowing. It has been a long time since we had a...More

Thank Olivier G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been to oleanas several times and each and every time food is surprisingly different and delicious. Must try sultans delight and hummus

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been going to Oleana for years and have never been disappointed. The restaurant specializes in Turkish-inspired small plate dishes that are always scrumptious & fresh. In summer the garden is lovely & the service uniformly friendly & professional. Great for special occasions (we...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been dining here since 2006 and it's still one of our top favorite restaurants in the country. Everything is amazing!

Thank kimberlyandjason
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I Oleana The super hype and raves about Oleana made us so excited to try their Mediterranean fare. Sadly, three of the four people in our party were very disappointed. We shared several small plates (meze) and two entrees. The warm buttered hummus (meze) was...More

Thank robink62
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3 December 2015|
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Response from Elizabeth H | Reviewed this property |
Uber is best parking can be hard to find around restaurant.
Geeta N
17 June 2015|
Response from tanya o |
Short drive or take the bus from Harvard square
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 Hampshire St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1421
    (Btw. Prospect & Columbia)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-661-0505
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