We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tupelo

1193 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1317
+1 617-868-0004
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good51%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“gumbo” (22 reviews)
“fried chicken” (25 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Cajun & Creole
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1193 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1317
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (86)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took different plates (chicken, gumbo and fish) and all of them were excellent, slightly spicy and more than enough.

Thank 55jorisv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I arrived in Cambridge on a Sunday evening, none of us (my daughter, my son-in-law, I) felt like cooking, so we ordered dinner from their favorite restaurant. Tupelo's menu is varied, full of down-home comfort food. We shared the fried oyster appetizer. The breading...More

Thank Lu F
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We have eaten here before but I forgot how charming Tupelo is. We were welcomed in from the pouring rain by staff and had a glass of wine while our table was set. The staff is very warm and friendly. We had reservations for a...More

Thank Sara S
Reviewed 26 April 2017

If you're okay with a very very tight space for dinner this store front space has a really good chef. The fact that they've attempted to add a bar into the space boggles my mind, but hey....I drank right along with the other patrons.

Thank Sigmababy
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The food was fantastic - Soooo good - we will definitely come back next time we visit the Boston area. The atmosphere is cozy and inviting and the service was very friendly. The only odd thing was that when I called to make a reservation,...More

Thank Pip60
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Was in Boston area for a meeting. Wanted to find somewhere to celebrate Mardi Gras and Tupelo was the place to be. We showed up around 6:30 without reservations. We were told that we couldn't get a table until 9:30 so we figured we would...More

Thank AWBoyer
Reviewed 11 February 2017

I am definitely a fan! We came across town to Tupelo because I was craving something heavier and warm feeling and it was the perfect choice. The place was cozy and the staff was so nice and relaxed. We decided to order a few things...More

Thank Jenn S
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I came here for brunch with a few friends. Everything we ate and drank was amazing. I highly recommend you try the pimento cheese to share (with a party greater than 4 you should get 2 orders). I ordered the biscuits and gravy which was...More

Thank trvlgirl1217
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Coffee, comfort food, always busy but rarely a wait - it's everything you want your Sunday morning to be. I am definitely not a white gravy person and I am in love with their biscuits and gravy!

Thank LilyK89
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Stopped by Tupelo for dinner recently. Service was very friendly, kitchen cranked out dinner quickly, good music piped into dining room/bar area. Ordered the fried chicken with jalapeno mac & cheese, collard greens, cole slaw and cornbread with sweet tea. Chicken was cooked perfectly as...More

Thank GoneTravelin07
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Druid
131 reviews
.26 km away
Puritan & Company
150 reviews
.03 km away
S&S Restaurant
127 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby Attractions
Bantam Cider Company
22 reviews
.66 km away
Shiso Kitchen
14 reviews
.83 km away
Somerville Brewing Company
13 reviews
.67 km away
Union Square
16 reviews
.73 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Tupelo staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:30
Thursday
17:30 - 22:30
Friday
17:30 - 22:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1193 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1317
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-868-0004
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing