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Blue Shirt Cafe Incorporated

424 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02144-2511
+1 617-629-7641
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good61%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
23 Jun 2017
“Good for healthy breakfast and lunch items. Great coffee.”
15 May 2017
“Interesting place, OK food”
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08:00 - 22:00All hours
Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
424 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02144-2511
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

It's a modest looking place, but very spacious and comfortable. Excellent wi-fi. I had the whole grain pancakes. Those are hard to make, but the Blue Shirt does a great job with them. The coffee is among the best I've had.

Thank Raoul R
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We were looking for lunch on a busy Saturday afternoon and went in here. We ordered a "Turkish Delight" turkey sandwich which also had cheese, onion marmalade and mustard. My sandwich actually had half an inch of the onion stuff which was an unpalatable brow...More

Thank Bozzybear
Reviewed 29 October 2016

It does not look like much from the outside and truthfully not much to look at inside. There is a counter you order your sandwiches, salads, soups, smoothies. An adjacent room has tables to eat and they call your name when your order is ready....More

Thank daylilly50
Reviewed 15 December 2015

My crew was doing a job in Davis Sq on a Sunday morning. I stopped in here to get coffee and breakfast sandwiches for the guys. The quality and value were both right on.

Thank Marconi33
Reviewed 3 September 2015

We ate breakfast here 2 days in a row. It was great both times. Excellent food and smoothies. Good value for the money.

Thank Buck N
Reviewed 24 July 2015

My family was a little nervous about eating lunch at the Blue Shirt Cafe because every other place was packed, but this cafe had open tables. Turned out to be a great place for a sandwich. Many people were getting take-out which may be why...More

Thank Steve00
Reviewed 20 April 2015

This is the type of place you would be proud to bring guest to... for a quick bite to eat. The menu is wholesome. The smoothies are made-to-order on the spot. Ingredients are fresh. Just know that this is not table-service. It's order to go,...More

Thank Miley2007
Reviewed 19 December 2014

My friend Stan and I got stuck in Davis Square coming from Logan airport on the wettest possible December day. It was pitching down rain, the streets were awash, and we ducked in to this conveniently-located cafe opposite Davis Square MBTA station just to get...More

Thank Riveralex
Reviewed 23 October 2014

This is a deli/sandwich shop just off Davis Square. You order at the counter and sit in the adjacent small, crowded, sparsely-furnished dining area. Our group of four had 2 salads, a sesame chicken wrap, and a grilled chicken breast sandwich ($37). Served on grilled...More

Thank Mack3065
Reviewed 1 May 2014

We were looking for a good old fashioned diner style breakfast and this was the closest we could find. The omelette was good. My breakfast burrito was substantial and tasty but clearly pre prepared as I had to return it to be reheated as the...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 424 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02144-2511
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-629-7641
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