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Waypoint

1030 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138-5388
+1 617-864-2300
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“clam pizza” (8 reviews)
“crab” (8 reviews)
“donuts” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1030 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138-5388
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 30 April 2018

We had a late night dinner in a big group of friends after arriving in Boston. The food and atmosphere were pretty good at this spot. The menu is a little bit limited and more focused on seafood but there should still be something for...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Had a marvelous experience here! Started with the crab covered fries which, as it turned out, was the least interesting dish of the night. It’s safe to say you can skip it. Then we had the octopus and the lobster tail. The lobster tail was...More

Thank Anders B
Reviewed 6 April 2018

We were very excited to get a nice table and fantastic waitperson on date night, a weeknight but the place was bustling with the hungry young Cambridge crowd. The wine recommendation was great and things got off to a great start. Then the food arrived...More

1  Thank J M
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Went here for a family birthday celebration per the birthday girls request 😊. Menu choices are in my opinion limited , and I would not recommend for anyone who is a picky eater or children for that matter. Also most dishes are meant to be...More

Thank Cnjl
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Delicious thoughtful food in unusual combinations. Lovely friendly service and comfortable atmosphere. And a comfortably quiet table despite a nearby large party. Well done Waypoint!

Thank CMaineNY
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

This place does the freshest $1 oysters I know of in Boston from 5-7pm every day and all day Sundays at the bar. Enough said. Other dishes are also great. The clam pizza, uni bucatini, wood roasted char belly, and wood grilled monkfish are highlights....More

Thank Annerbananers
Reviewed 18 March 2018

We're on a roll.after last year's experience visiting a number of new Cambridge restaurants that didn't quite measure up to their billing, Waypoint is the second eatery this year in Cambridge that really is worth a second trip..We had an absolutely top-shelf meal throughout every...More

Thank stephen k
Reviewed 26 February 2018

I'll start by saying that I love Alden & Harlow. So I was very excited to check out Waypoint. Basically, our experience included both hits and misses. Hits: The North Star cocktail - delicious Chopped Tuna Crudo - completely yummy Crab French Fries - move...More

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 17 February 2018

I wanted to love love love this place. I did really like it, but the atmosphere and prices did not line up with the sub par service. Our waiter was uninterested most of the time, provided very little info when asked questions and seriously lacked...More

Thank reviewreader29
Reviewed 21 January 2018

lots of very interesting combinations of flavors, from the smoked mackerel with caviar and egg yolk, to the tuna crudo on pancake with syrup and pea shoots, to the seaweed butter and squid ink bean puree bread plate ... get a bunch of everything in...More

Thank lobsterabbit
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1030 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138-5388
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-864-2300
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