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Christopher's

$$ - $$$American, ,
1920 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140-2101
+1 617-876-9180
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Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good43%
  • Average28%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“salad” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
1920 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140-2101
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1 - 10 of 97 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Alright food. Nothing special. It was close to the hotel we were staying at right across the street. The hostess was not friendly at all. Great place for college crowd for sure. A bite loud..

Thank sweetie764
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What, no one in Boston has ever experienced a food truck fish taco? We were visiting Cambridge and found this pub as we searched for neighborhood dining. From among the evening's specials, I chose the "blackened cod tacos in crispy corn tortillas wtih aoili sauce,...More

Thank frgjms2040
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Had dinner here with some friends. There are lots of seating options: bar, downstairs, upstairs, and sidewalk tables. The hamburgers were recommended. Several of us had them including one person who got the veggie burger patty option. All were excellent. I got a salad for...More

Thank NCR_Flyer
Reviewed 25 July 2017

I wouldn't rave about their food (at least what we ordered) but the busy lively dinner atmosphere was fun. It was across the street from our hotel so we waited about 20 minutes to be seated. Our waitress was nice and we have no complaints...More

Thank Kristi_208
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Had dinner. Was just so-so ok. There are better places near by. Loud, bustly, cramped, wait staff ok. We also have since been to Newtowne Grill which is much better and just down the street.

Thank PJM102
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Christopher's is my go-to spot for a casual dinner with friends in the Porter Square Neighborhood. It has a friendly staff with an extensive beer list with great pub food as well as a full dinner menu with homemade raviolis and other specials. My hands...More

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Christopher's in Porter Square has a broader menu than just beer and burgers, but one entire page is devoted to burgers, in designer combinations, and another page is the beer page; it may be true that most patrons stay on those same two pages. We...More

Thank colvinkathy
Reviewed 8 June 2017

this place has been around forever, in cambridge years anyway. reliable, popular, interesting menu. always seems to draw a good crowd, they also have outside seating if you don't mind mass ave traffic!

Thank marybeth02140
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We ate there three times because were were staying right nearby on Porter Square. I would call it 'high-end diner' food (that's a compliment). Menu was varied enough to offer different tastes on different visits. Staff were more than willing to joke and banter, when...More

Thank YakkinYeti
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We went because of good selection of gluten free options. Lunchtime was casual and quiet. Dinner was hectic and very noisy. The steak tips at dinner were very tough but the rest was very good.

Thank alanprestonheintz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 01:00
Monday
11:30 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 01:00
Thursday
11:30 - 02:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:00
Saturday
10:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1920 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140-2101
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-876-9180
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