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Cafe Fixe

1642 Beacon St, Washington Square, Brookline, MA 02445-2101
+1 617-879-2500
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good22%
  • Average22%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible19%
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1642 Beacon St, Washington Square, Brookline, MA 02445-2101
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Title sums it up - these guys have amazing coffee and are seriously passionate. All of the baristas are experts and it's a significant upgrade from Cafe Nero, Starbucks and Dunkin Donuts (all right across the street). Being right in Washington Square, it's very close...More

Thank mylesgparker
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Does it feel like Italy or Scandinavia here? Not sure, but as much as I like the American/Pacific-Northwest coffee-shop atmosphere, there's something even nicer about the spare, clean design of Café Fixe. And, it's nice to support an independent business instead of a chain.

Thank Werner L
Reviewed 26 February 2017

A bright, airy hipster cafe rife with Scandinavian sensibility? You'd expect these to be a dime a dozen in trendy Brookline - but they're not! This is the only one! There is limited seating, the tables are small, a limited selection of fairly conventional pastries...More

Thank Huitzilipoxtle
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Nice coffee shop, but would be much better if they had wifi service. The service tends to be a bit slow too.

Thank Eytan M
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Came here on a Thursday morning for a bit of work time over a chai. It fit the bill in my book--gracious staff, good latte, & quiet space. However, a few things to note before visiting: -- the chai is spicier & less sweet than...More

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Been searching for good coffee in Boston... tried out Cafe Fixe. Not bad espresso, the latte was decent. Got a almond croissant which wasn't very good, very small selection of pastries. Surprised at such a small place with a modern appearance, definitely not the type...More

Thank Jenny T
Reviewed 10 July 2016

This place is modern and cute, very small and not enough seating but really nice coffee and service. Some pastries. Good service!

Thank Danuza
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Let me say that this place has good coffee, not great coffee just good coffee. I had been here 3 months ago when I was in town on business. They are rude, condescending and pretentious. Then and definitely now. They believe that coffee with milk...More

1  Thank paladin1124
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Skip the chains and head straight for Cafe Fixe. The staff prides itself on making a proper cup of coffee. The snacks are to die for!!!

Thank Jake59Boston
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

More European style coffee, strong and not your typical warm coffee flavoured milk. Great there are no outlets, and presumably no WiFi, keeps the hordes of Apple Mac toting table hoarding patrons away! Not cheap, but worth the extra if you like a strong properly...More

Thank Spicysi
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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 19:00
Monday
06:30 - 19:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 19:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 19:00
Thursday
06:30 - 19:00
Friday
06:30 - 19:00
Saturday
07:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1642 Beacon St, Washington Square, Brookline, MA 02445-2101
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-879-2500
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