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McKenna's Cafe

109 Savin Hill Ave Ste C, Boston, MA 02125-1442
+1 617-825-8218
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“home fries” (4 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
109 Savin Hill Ave Ste C, Boston, MA 02125-1442
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Let’s start with the cons This place is always packed, ridiculously packed we’re talking people have to wait outside because there’s no where to stand/sit inside to wait. Their home fries are BLAND no salt no seasoning salt no pepper its kind of crazy because...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Key6174
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

non-friendly service. the waitress forgot to serve us a dish and finally we were called a thief when we gave the account. to avoid absolutely!!

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

On our recent trip to Boston we visited McKennas whenever we got the chance to even if we had already had breakfast. It was just too good to miss! My favorite is the banana and walnut pancakes, so unbelievably good!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 277gilliank
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

Got seated right away, and food cane out quickly. Very nice waitresses that came around frequently. The food was fantastic!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank emmais34
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Brilliant all American Diner type place - just awesome breakfast menu - great service - watch out - very busy at weekends! Would strongly recommend. If only we could have places like this back home..

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GaryH458
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Five of us had breakfast here on a Monday morning as it was too busy when we tried it on Sunday. Lovely staff recommended the Fall special pancake and it was delicious, as was the granola French toast. Regular French toast was a little disappointing...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Samacaiz
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

The food was delicious! The portions were huge. My husband had the breakfast burger and it came with home fries. I had a grilled cheese with a bowl of chicken and rice soup. We did take out and our order was ready quick for how...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AudraC877
Reviewed 10 September 2018

It has been two years since we last visited, and nothing has changed literally. The room is smallish and comfortable, the staff and the customers remain friendly and courteous. A truly local place where everyone knows each other. The food remains good, served hot, and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank senioritcitizen
Reviewed 15 August 2018

I've eaten here a number of times for brunch/breakfast on weekends and have thoroughly enjoyed it, very hearty and good food, I really can't say enough nice things about the breakfast. Tried their lunch for the first time and was disappointed. I should have realized...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank David B
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Everytime I come to visit my daughters in Boston, my husband begs them to take us to Mckenna's. It is super busy but definitely worth the wait. Coffee is hot and delicious. I had the Salmon Benedict the first time. It was a lot of...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Margaret S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 Savin Hill Ave Ste C, Boston, MA 02125-1442
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Savin Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Savin Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 617-825-8218
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