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1704 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02445-2101
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible14%
18 May 2013
“Truly awful experience”
8 May 2013
“Nice little place, totally underrated”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Asian
1704 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02445-2101
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Reviewed 19 May 2013

We had heard great things about the drinks and the bartender/co-owner (Noon) at this place and decided to try it out. We were informed that Noon was no longer with the establishment ... and that should have sent red light warnings off but since we...More

Thank JCLi
Reviewed 9 May 2013

We went to Umami for dinner on a Sunday evening because someone in our party had been there. The food was delish, I had pork chops with coconut rice, and as an appetizer my husband and I shared the sweet potato fries. I nibbled on...More

Thank Travel-Tini85
Reviewed 10 March 2013

I really love this place. Romantic clean environment with nice lighting. A loyal local dressy crowd. Nice bar with excellent friendly service. Good drinks. And I love the duck bad the mussels appetizer. Definitely deserves better and more ratings than it currently has on trip...More

Thank Shantap
Reviewed 3 January 2013

Umami is a great little neighborhood Asian fusion place! The shiitake mushroom appetizer is absolutely a must-try, but everything in this little restaurant is outstanding and unique. Truly a hidden treasure in Brookline.

Thank fenchurch128
Reviewed 13 December 2012

This local Brookline place deserves to survive based on the food, even if the owners seem lost on effective marketing. Located in the bermuda triangle of lost Brookline restaurants.

Thank Kevin_from_Boston
Reviewed 11 July 2012

I have been to Umami 3 times with different people and everyone enjoyed it. We had the lamb meatballls. shitake mushroomswith quail egg, lamb shank, sea bass, salmon and other items. The menu is unusual and they don't serve bread. I am not a drinker...More

Thank joan t
Reviewed 20 April 2011

I went to Umami for a birthday celebration. To start, I called ahead to check if they'd charge our party a cake-cutting/plating fee if we brought our own birthday cake, and was told they wouldn't. The birthday girl later called and was told there would...More

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1704 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02445-2101
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
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