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Appleton Bakery

123 Appleton St, Boston, MA 02116-6109
+1 617-859-8222
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
“latte” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 16:00All hours
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American, Cafe
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LOCATION
123 Appleton St, Boston, MA 02116-6109
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

I have visited Appleton Café many times over the 5+ years since I have lived in the South End, and I have loved both the ambiance and the food on each and every occasion. That is until now. Appleton has gone notably downhill since the...More

Thank nikolaki11
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

I am an Appleton resident and I love this place. Their food is clean, the place is neat and people are great. Keep up good work.

Thank hjannah
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

I've been here a couple times, both times I wondered how it could take so long to assemble a sandwich when there's barely any customers. Everything is pre-cooked and that's probably why the chicken is so dry. Local pizza shops in the area will cook...More

Thank Drew S
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We went to the Appleton Bakery for lunch on a Sunday afternoon and were able to enjoy lunch outside on one of the two tables available. There is indoor seating but it was a beautiful day and preferred eating outside. I had a grilled chicken...More

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Very friendly counter girl. Off the main tourist area. More of a local yocal place. Good food. Indoor seating and two patio tables. Good place to eat

Thank maxrebos
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Great sandwiches, croissants and cookies. Good and strong espresso. Great atmosphere. I definitely recommend it for a breakfast or afternoon snack.

Thank Gustavo B
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Popped in for a latte and was so impressed with the goodies in the bakery case, I got a muffin. Oh my goodness. Zucchini muffin---fabulous. The latte was great. The staff were super friendly. Half dozen or so tables to sit at. If I lived...More

Thank CarolineMcMuffin
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Very friendly neighborhood bakery serving breakfast pastries and sandwiches or burritos for breakfast and lunch.

Thank Alice S
Reviewed 25 October 2015

I love the food at Appleton. The sandwiches are great! Unfortunately, the service is always slow. And...if you go later in the day, they run out of things. I'll keep going back, but it would great to see them improve the service (meaning how quickly...More

Thank Bethberrie
Reviewed 17 September 2015

We are staying within half a block of this cafe so after reading the fantastic reviews, we had to go there. Perhaps the previous reviews led to unrealistic expectations but I was really disappointed. Yes, the coffee was excellent, as was the service and the...More

Thank CorkVictoria
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 16:00
Monday
07:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
Thursday
07:00 - 16:00
Friday
07:00 - 16:00
Saturday
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Appleton St, Boston, MA 02116-6109
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South End
  • Neighbourhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-859-8222
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