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Black Sheep Cafe

350 Main St, Kendall Hotel, Cambridge, MA 02142-1017
+1 617-577-1300
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
350 Main St, Kendall Hotel, Cambridge, MA 02142-1017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here with a party of five and all dishes were excellent. Fresh, expertly cooked and delicious. We tried the salmon, cod, scallops, and ravioli dishes abd they were all delicious. The desserts were also excellent - Boston creme pie, chocolate volcano cake and creme...More

Thank tom m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Black Sheep Cafe is a hidden gem. The dining area is rather small, but as the weather was pleasant, we dined in the outer courtyard. The garlic bread and corn bread offering to start was delicious. We had scallops and crab cakes and both...More

Thank Diana15241
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We passed by discovering the MIT quarter. The restaurant is in a little trendy hotel and has a nice little terrace with 5-6 tables. A real surprise was the Kale Salad with cranberries and walnuts which was delicious and had no kaly-bitterness at all. The...More

Thank Rarema
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Very conveniently located inside the Kendall Hotel - this is a great place to grab lunch or dinner. Service is impeccable.

Thank GilbsonLP
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We were staying at the Kendall Hotel and were tired from traveling so we decided to have dinner here. As a rule of thumb, hotel restaurants are not always that great. However, the Black Sheep Café was a pleasant surprise. We were seated outside in...More

Thank clairehs1974
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We chose this restaurant mainly because of its location. It was a short walk down to the river to view the fireworks. It's a nice intimate setting with a small outside patio. The food was good, the portions were perfect. Too often you get more...More

Thank Mike E
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Small, quaint place with only a handful of tables. Service was nice and efficient with multiple waiters filling our water and making sure we had what we needed. All four of us went for one of the specials, lobster sandwich (not a lobster roll). The...More

Thank ciber66
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Great place to stay first of all, but the Black Sheep is an excellent lunch or dinner place. Cozy and with a wonderful staff of friendly folks. Their sandwiches and soups are great, but they excel with several salads, the skinny salad, with roasted chicken...More

Thank lkn
Reviewed 27 May 2017

This is a small restaurant inside the Kendall Hotel. The restaurant is tucked in a corner of the hotel lobby. It has outdoor seating as well (though it was raining when we went but looks like it would be lovely). The seating is cozy in...More

Thank Julia F
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Came here for breakfast buffet, 16 dollars. Good foods, acceptable coffee. Beacon is nicely crispy fried. Friendly service 👍

Thank Puk S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 10:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 350 Main St, Kendall Hotel, Cambridge, MA 02142-1017
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-577-1300
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