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Athan's Bakery

1621 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-4602
+1 617-734-7028
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“cake” (9 reviews)
“croissants” (6 reviews)
“baked goods” (3 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
1621 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-4602
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Reviewed 15 July 2014

Oh the tiramisu and the black forest pastries....oh the mouth watering cookie...the yummy chocolate milk. There is not a thing you can get here and go wrong. The one in Brookline has a great seating area where we can actually work without too much noise...More

Thank VickJenie
Reviewed 28 June 2014

They were excellent! You will have a staff to help you and take them in a box for you. They can make recommendations for you to enjoy the cookies. If you want to stay in and have a sandwich or salad, I recommend you to...More

1  Thank olianna11
Reviewed 28 May 2014

This vicinity went without a bakery for many years. However long Athan's has been open, I have been an ardent customer. Their cafe is so relaxed and cozy--love it! One of my best purchases was around Easter, when they made galactaboureko (?sp.)--something I had not...More

Thank Cubajul
Reviewed 28 May 2014

My husband got this cake for my birthday 9 years ago and for old times' sake we got it again yesterday to celebrate my birthday because we happened to be in the Brookline area after many years (we now live in a different state). To...More

Thank fsanam
Reviewed 10 February 2014

Great selection and high quality products. If these folks were friendly, we would have said excellent. "Nice" counts with us.

Thank Victoria M
Reviewed 27 November 2013

My wife and I recently went out with friends for dinner in Brookline and afterwards they took us to Athan's to finish the night. I love the idea of corner coffee shops and upon entering were pleased with the delicious sights and smells. I found...More

Thank Peppppy
Reviewed 27 October 2013

The coffee was average, the chocolate/raspberry pastry too heavy but still pleasant enough. It's a nice place to sit in, though.

Thank vera_izrailit
Reviewed 21 October 2013

Unfortunately we were treated so poorly by the staff person/cashier that we won't return. What a disrespectful, bad-tempered woman. She was impolite to me when I ordered, and she banged the doors of the cabinet when she didn't like that my friend ordered two flavors...More

1  Thank Ardee3
Reviewed 7 October 2013

Coffee, cake (or for me scones) and ice cream for kids little and large. For me it was a treat to find really short, soft, fresh scones in / near Boston and Athan's does great scones. A great local coffee shop. Good long opening hours.

Thank Pennylope
Reviewed 5 September 2013

When I found myself with some free time in Washington Square last week, I wandered into Athan's Bakery in search of caffeinated refreshment and some tasty treats. It didn't disappoint! The iced coffee was delicious, and the worst thing about the baked goods was having...More

Thank Clare L
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1621 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-4602
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-734-7028
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