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Light House Cafe

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20 High St, Medford, MA 02155-3820
+1 781-391-0009
Today
07:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 16:00
Mon - Tue 07:00 - 15:00
Wed 07:00 - 16:00
Thu - Sat 07:00 - 17:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I ordered pancakes with fresh strawberries. What I expected was pancakes with fresh strawberry topping. What I got was 3 slices of micro thin cut strawberry baked into each pancake. I thought it was terrible. The strawberry had probably been fresh but after being fried it can certainly not be counted as "fresh strawberries" especially given the fact that it... More 

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Thank ナウシカ 宇
Medford, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

A very homey atmosphere with terrific food!!! The apple pancake is to die for! The service is personal and thorough!

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Thank Cheryl C
Rhode Island
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Would try another place next time for breakfast. The food lacked love but the staff was nice so I can't be too harsh. It's probably time for an update to the menu and decor. I wish I had more to say other than make real home fries or hash browns, not the brick like thing I was given. I feel... More 

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Thank Leeanna O
Seattle
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131 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

Our extended family enjoyed a nice breakfast at the Light House Cafe in Medford. They have good service, lots of food options, solid food, and fairly inexpensive prices. We'll be back.

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Thank daswifty
1 review
Reviewed 26 October 2015

The hash browns were pretty good! But everything else was average or below average. The server was very sweet, but very rarely visited our table, even when we were two of the last four people in the place on a Sunday around 1pm. She only brought one coffee when we asked for two (which is fine -- maybe there was... More 

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Thank Ethan P
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170 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

Service is very good, and prices reasonable, but the breakfast was very average. Hash browns, molded into rectangular bricks, were dry and tasted re-heated. Omelette also seemed over-cooked and dry.

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Thank James K
Mastic Beach, New York
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120 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 263 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We stopped here for breakfast one morning while staying a few blocks away at the Hyatt. The staff was very nice, the place was clean and the food was delicious. Breakfast for 2 came to about $22. We would definitely go there again the next time we're in the area.

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Thank Slix
Decatur, Alabama
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47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 13 August 2015

Enjoyed brunch here on Sunday. Very impressed with the people serving and the heaping servings of food. Had the french toast. Great. Family had the eggs, bacon and hash browns. Very nice and so gracious.

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Thank Mark W
Massachusetts
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We went back Sunday for brunch and it was delicious! This is my third time there. I had a chicken parm sub last time and it was excellent. I had a Mexican Omelet with hash browns and a corn muffin on Sunday. Mom had scrambled eggs, sausage, hash browns and wheat toast. Hubby had the French Toast Special with carmelized... More 

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Thank Angelljack
Massachusetts
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 May 2015

We went to the Lighthouse at 20 High Street in Medford for lunch yesterday. Everything was excellent, and priced reasonably. They're open 7 am to 3 pm for breakfast and lunch.

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Thank Angelljack

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 16:00
Monday
07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
Thursday
07:00 - 17:00
Friday
07:00 - 17:00
Saturday
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 High St, Medford, MA 02155-3820
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Medford
  • Phone Number: +1 781-391-0009

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