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Mass Ave Diner

) #129 of 431 Restaurants in Cambridge $
906 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-3041
+1 617-864-5301
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
9 May 2017
“Fresh, fun, friendly”
10 Mar 2017
“A terrific local diner”
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906 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-3041
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in the area visiting my Son. He suggested this diner for breakfast as it was close and he had eaten there frequently and always found the food to be delicious. I ordered the blueberry pancakes, Jim had the steak tips and eggs. Three...More

Thank Teresa P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maybe a shade more expensive than a standard diner, but worth every bit of it. The staff is friendly and efficient, the breakfasts are better than top-notch ... the menu mostly looks like standard diner fare, but the execution is superb. Fresh-squeezed orange juice, lean...More

Thank DonInConnecticut
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This place is what you're looking for if you want to experience the real Boston. It is unpretentious and serves a lovely breakfast. The portions are decent so you won't leave feeling hungry. I love the retro look and the 60's and 70's music that...More

Thank Carla M
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely diner, authentic. We enjoyed it and just may go back this morning. Must stop if you're in the area.

Thank Hugh G
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

From the moment you step inside of this "hole in the wall" diner, you are greeted with warmth. The menu is filled with fun meal options. Prices are extremely reasonable, and my turkey Ruben was very good. I wouldn't make a special trip, but if...More

Thank 1caringmom
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The only thing keeping this from a one star review is that the food was actually decent for what it was...hole in the wall diner food. We chose this place to get something that was unique to the area. We (party of 3) would have...More

Thank SunLover479
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Maybe its just one of those uneven places...bad day, bad waitress, whatever, but I feel I owe it to readers to report that my return trip to this diner was not a good experience. My husband and I waited a long time for service though...More

Thank Sasfish1
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Always in search of a good diner, my husband and I decided to drop into the Mass Avenue Diner based on a list we saw that rated it great for breakfast. It totally lived up to the rating in that it was small, down to...More

1  Thank Sasfish1
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

We picked my daughter up who attends MIT for a quick lunch after taking her to Cambridge drugstore. I found Mass Ave Diner on trip advisor and it was less than a mike away. My daughter wanted breakfast since she slept in until noon but...More

1  Thank Dan P
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Rarely does a restaurant really bother me, even a bad meal. It's when a restaurant becomes careless or even worse -willfully deceiving that I get upset. And, how is it even possible eating a simple breakfast? Read and find out! Firstly, I asked for one...More

1  Thank Dreverends
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
07:30 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 906 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-3041
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-864-5301
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