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Beantown Taqueria

245 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-4257
+1 617-441-8689
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“chimichanga” (3 reviews)
“tacos” (3 reviews)
“mit museum” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Spanish
245 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-4257
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Found this place on Trip Advisor while visiting Cambridge, hoping for a quick lunch grab on the go. I was looking for some real-deal taqueria food but was sorely disappointed. The staff was very nice, and the food came out fast, but the "burrito" they...More

Thank Nicholas B
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I had tacos with pulled beef and they were excellent. The food was ready quickly and the staff was super friendly. It was also very affordable.

Thank Eiramanna2885
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Great tex-mex place close to MIT. My go-to is the chimichanga, because why eat a regular burrito when you could deep fry it. Super delicious, really large portion, and the fried part is always nice and crispy. The only minor annoyance is that it gets...More

Thank o_hughmanatee
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

My family and I were looking for a bite to eat after visiting the MIT Museum. We found this place through Trip Advisor and fell in love! My husband got the chimichanga and I got the flautas. Great flavor and great service!

Thank Beccy M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Solid tex-mex here at Beantown. I have become fond of their tortas, which are foolproof solutions to lunch hangriness. I would recommend the Torta de Pescado, and the Chicken Tinga as well. If you're extra hangry, get the plate for a buck more, with rice...More

Thank Ralph R
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Small but very good place. We were a big group and they served quickly and very good stuff. Only problem is that it is small.

Thank fgallegoy
Reviewed 14 November 2016

we had supper here on Sat. night. these folks started with a truck takeoout and now have this bricks and mortar location in Central Sq. near MIT. it looks like they do mostly takeout to the student population but they do have a few tables...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Good lunch place and quick to serve. Enjoyed the beef tacos. Friendly staff and although small it was enjoyable.

Thank Doug G
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We were craving Mexican food and we're paying a visit to my daughter at MIT. We started walking toward Main Street on Massachusetts Avenue and found this place. It's not big inside and almost looked like exclusively take out. There are a few tables and...More

Thank Dan P
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This is a mexican fast food place, don't order the beef is super chewy. The chicken seems to be their best meat. I really like that they have fresh oragnge juice- love them for that!

Thank pinacolada2017
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Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
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Takeout, Reservations
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Open Hours
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 - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-4257
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-441-8689
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