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Anthony's Cafe On Waterfront

252 Commercial St, Boston, MA 02109-1305
+1 617-742-2987
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“french toast” (9 reviews)
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252 Commercial St, Boston, MA 02109-1305
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Cash only, prices are mid range but food was excellent. I had the ham and cheese omelet. All the family with us enjoyed their meals. Only open for breakfast and lunch and no credit cards. But worth the visit.

Thank JerseyJim7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious home-cooked style food! Quick, friendly service! Eat in and take out. Prices very reasonable. Cash onlt but there is ATM inside.

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is open 7 days a week for breakfast and lunch only. We went for breakfast. Good fast home made breakfast, limited seating, we sat outside, and you order inside, paid and they brought our meal to us outside. Had a egg and ham...More

Thank Cordon J
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Just your basic food, but very good! Small and cozy and we got to sit outside on such a wonderful day. bagels were good and french toast was delicious! Fast service

Thank Maddymaine
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

The line at North Street Grille was too long, so we went around the corner to Anthony's and weren't disappointed. Great little diner with good food. Seating is limited and they only take cash, so plan accordingly.

Thank Emily F
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Not much elbow room in Anthony's but the food was great. Service was fast and friendly. Portions are good but you could split the pancakes if you aren't too hungry.

Thank Jamie R
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Place was busy but we got our food fast and it was delicious. Great place to get take out breakfast or eat in.

Thank asholo
Reviewed 16 January 2017

By far my favorite place in Boston to get a breakfast sandwich, sometimes even two. They're counter is right in the back bordering the kitchen area making it easy to tell the cooks what you want. The food comes out quickly and its wrapped and...More

Thank Devon H
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Stopped here on a Saturday morning for breakfast for 3 of us. There is limited seating, but worth the time. We placed our order at the counter, paid the bill, and then grabbed a table. Our food was brought out very quickly. The other dishes...More

Thank grandpa38
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is a basic breakfast place with paper plates and plastic cutlery, but the food was fine and the service prompt and friendly.

Thank Bill B
North End
Wandering around Boston’s North End can feel like
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sets in, make sure to stop by historic Paul Revere’s
home, and follow the Freedom Trail to Old North Church
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 Commercial St, Boston, MA 02109-1305
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > North End
  • Neighbourhood: North End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-742-2987
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