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Life Alive

765 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-3303
+1 617-354-5433
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wraps” (18 reviews)
“green goddess” (12 reviews)
“salad” (42 reviews)
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International, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
765 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-3303
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Life Alive is one of my favorite places to eat. The food is fresh and tasty. The different options for entrees are creative; the flavors go together so well. A real treat!

Thank debmbaker
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a great place to go whether you are looking for a place to meet up with friends or just don't feel like cooking. Use the app to avoid the long lines!

Thank Lauren E
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I love this place! All organic with plenty of vegan and gluten free options. Soups, grain bowls, wraps, smoothies and more. Service is very fast and I considered the prices to be reasonable. Would definitely return.

Thank Britt S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With a wide range of vegan bowls and wraps, Life Alive was a good choice for me after a week of heavier eating while attending a conference. My bowl, the Green Goddess, offered a good mix of lightly cooked and raw ingredients, textures, and flavors....More

Thank Asta365
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wholesome, Organic, GreeN, G00Dness. LifE AliVE ! Necessary when seeking out a bowl of green G00Dness. My favorite is the REBEL with the diced beets-legumes and tofu.Various tasty flavor dressings as topping. Huge menu of bowls, wraps, salads, smoothies, bottled drinks like ginger and kombucha....More

Thank LauraMontgomeryUSA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The organic food was very tasteful. Big compliments to making organic food so tasty. I had the “hot and healthy bachelor”; great combination of taste. Will definately come back when i visit Boston & Cambridge again.

Thank Floris M
Reviewed 13 May 2018

If a restaurant is this crowded on a Monday evening, they must be doing something right. Well, it turns out they do many things right. We decided on salad, soup, and sundaes, and everything was scrumptious! The staff is helpful and friendly, the portions are...More

Thank SuperTed19
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Had a delicious, fast dinner here with kids! Relaxed atmosphere with games/toys for the kids in the basement seating area. Friendly staff, green goddess was delicious.

Thank Michellereneelove
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Last summer I had lunch there every day when I was installing a kitchen nearby. You can get half portions of most dishes which worked for me. The people behind the counter are always friendly and the food is first rate and you can do...More

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Full marks for this wonderful, mission driven, vegetarian restaurant located in Central Square. I am a local and regularly get the Goddess Bowl and Life Alive juice. You can always taste the freshness of the ingredients! The staff are friendly and passionate about what they...More

Thank Ashwath M
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Yuan G
25 June 2016|
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Response from jurgencm2016 | Reviewed this property |
Didn't order those, sorry
4 June 2015|
Response from Lori528 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have several gluten-free options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 765 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-3303
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-354-5433
  • E-mail
Life Alive is an organic cafe serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner in a vibrant casual cafe that is inspiring and honors local artisans, the community, and our global ecology. Our Mission is to Feed the Vitality of the World... one meal at a time. We are here to renew your energy and connection to life by soulfully serving you the most fantastic, organic, therapeutic, whole food you could ever imagine. Our extraordinary food, space, and service are grown, supplied, prepared and designed with the health and vitality of our bodies, communities, and earth foremost in our mind. By providing you with ease and great enjoyment in one of the most important aspects of your wellbeing, we give you the profound experience of contributing to personal and planetary wellness as you blissfully nourish yourself. Namaste!
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