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Puritan & Company

1166 Cambridge St, Inman Square, Cambridge, MA 02139-1409
+1 617-615-6195
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (16 reviews)
“lamb belly” (8 reviews)
“scallops” (15 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1166 Cambridge St, Inman Square, Cambridge, MA 02139-1409
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful big room and long bar. We ordered cocktails and the came in heavy tumblers. They don't do cocktail glasses which is a bit sad.

Thank mariannehinton
Reviewed 4 days ago

We've been to Puritan & company twice in the last couple weeks and had mixed experiences. It was our third time for dinner and the food was AWESOME. The service was also very good and I think their wine options had improved since the last...More

Thank laurenpk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son and I were in town alone over Easter Sunday and needed a sport for Brunch before heading out. I found this spot and we were delighted. Excellent, authentic and relaxed with attentive service and cosy atmosphere. Definitely a find and we will be...More

Thank Emilie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Knowledgeable bar tender who recommended a good California natural wine with my morel mushroom toast after having suggested a refreshing cocktail with whisky, elderflower and lemon with the rosemary toasted nuts. A pleasant space, both for couples and groups and for eating alone at the...More

Thank lindajparis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Informal. Spectacular food. We were seated at the window, and could have more fun looking outside as well as inside. We shared 3 appetizers among the 4 of us: charcuterie, duck egg, and an open-faced morel sandwich with pignoli. All were fabulous, only to be...More

Thank John V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a very enjoyable dinner at Puritan and Company in late May over Memorial Day weekend. I highly recommend the chef's tasting menu. Service was excellent and well paced. The courses included some dishes based largely on items from the menu and others completely...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 11 April 2017

From the first moment the staff is very friendly and accommodating. The food is not only delicious but very creative and interesting. The atmosphere is relaxed and convivial. There is room between the tables and the noise level interesting.So it is hard to beat in...More

Thank atlanticcity
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Enjoyed brunch here with our daughters on a snowy Sunday in February. The staff was very welcoming (we did have reservations). Brunch was excellent. I had the fried fish sandwich for a change of pace and was not disappointed. The lettuce slaw was delicious and...More

Thank LucyLu801
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Setting nice. Good menu selection, incl cocktails and the food was good and for Cambridge fairly reasonable. The restaurant was half empty by the time we were served and the experience was let down by sloppy and chippy service. Real shame. 3.5 stars Could be...More

Thank copperbottom
Reviewed 19 December 2016

One of several very uneven experiences. The most recent one was very disappointing. Burrata salad good, but chicken liver appetizer lost on a large plate with flavorings hardly incorporated. Awful bread. Pasta that looked very much out of a box, with lamb that was stringy,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$55
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1166 Cambridge St, Inman Square, Cambridge, MA 02139-1409
    (Tremont Street)
  • Public Transportation: MBTA bus stops 69, 83, 91 CT2, 64, 68, 85 (ordered by distance of stop from restaurant) MBTA Red Line: Central Square and 12-minute walk
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-615-6195
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Puritan & Company serves modern American cuisine, with particular emphasis on traditional New England fare, and not without occasional excursions into other ethnic ingredients and styles. Our mainstays are ingredients sourced from farms we know and locally to the extent possible, and always a sense of fun. The team brings a unique mix of culinary and beverage experience together to offer quality food, local beers, and wine from independent makers worldwide. Puritan & Company's space is a casual and fun place to dine. We love to share our excitement about the food and wine we serve like any hosts at a dinner party. Guests and their friends should feel comfortable in our friendly and even familial environment as we make our food and guest the number one focus.
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