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Great Harvest Bread Company

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1736 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington, MA 02420-5301
+1 781-861-9990
07:30 - 18:00
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Sun 09:00 - 15:00
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Sat 08:00 - 17:00
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99 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 6 March 2016

Visited recently for lunch on a gray, dismal winter day; I immediate felt the warmth of this charming place. The food is very good and there are several choices to pick from. A local gem not to be missed.

Thank Christine M
Lexington, Massachusetts
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159 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Terrific breads, YUM! They also have cookies that are great. I like getting special breads and rolls here around the holidays or if going to a friends for dinner. People sometimes forget it is here, but it's just perfect because the owner totally gets it. Ive et her and she has a passion for doing THIS right. I overheard her... More 

Thank Lolabowla
Burlington, Massachusetts
2 reviews
Reviewed 26 December 2015

Sandwiches are great here. Always lots of meat and the bread is so fresh. Great service and hope they never go away.

Thank Susan J
New London, Connecticut
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123 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2014 via mobile

Fresh bread, great ingredients, friendly staff, what more could you want? Quick lunch stop in gave me a great sandwich with a smile.

Thank BeerEnthusiast
Dallas, Texas
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94 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2014

I had one of the best sandwiches I have ever had at Great Harvest. The fresh baked bread was heavenly, the meat was cooked and sliced to perfection, the price was right. Perfect. I see why it's a great favorite with the locals. Fortunately, I have a cousin in Lexington, so I'll get to go back.

Thank Bert P
Nicole C, Owner at Great Harvest Bread Company, responded to this review

You are so sweet to write this! We truly appreciate it and love to see all our tourists!! Sounds like we will see you when you visit your brother. Be sure to introduce yourself! More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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298 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2014

We stopped in on the early side of lunch and ordered a number of different sandwiches. The chicken/cranberry salad on sourdough was excellent. The brie and granny smith apple was good too. My friends had tuna on wheat and really liked the tuna and bread. So, overall, a very good lunch experience.

Thank jackonferry
los angeles
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2014

Was walking around Lexington hungry and stopped here for a bite. Ordered a Turcado (avocado with turkey). It was fresh and tasty. Second day ordered a delicious butternut squash/apple juice soup. Staff is friendly and efficient.

Thank silverlakemom
Nicole C, Owner at Great Harvest Bread Company, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review! I am so glad you enjoyed your lunch!! More 

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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2012

I love their multigrain loaves, but the sandwiches are excellent as well.( I didn't like the breakfast sandwiches tho.)

Thank gaylespeck
Fort Lauderdale
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143 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2012

For a guaranteed delectable sandwich, look no further than this tiny but terrific local shop. When there's no time to sit down in a restaurant, stop at Great Harvest Bread for a quick, inexpensive and scrumptious lunch or snack.

2 Thank Sine-Wave
Nicole C, Owner at Great Harvest Bread Company, responded to this review

Thank you so much for stopping into my bakery and for your wonderful review! Our tourists are such a huge part of our business! Enjoy the rest of your summer :) More 

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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 19 July 2012

Our group of twenty-six visited Lexington in late June and pre-ordered our lunches from Great Harvest. The boxed lunches were ready for pick-up when we arrived, and the staff of GH had everything for us ready to go! We had a variety of sandwiches including turkey, roast beef, tuna salad, chicken salad, and ham, and every single person within the... More 

1 Thank chrmer30
Nicole C, Owner at Great Harvest Bread Company, responded to this review

Thank you so much for stopping by my bakery and for your wonderful review! Our tourists are such a huge part of our business! Enjoy the rest of your summer :) More 

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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Breakfast
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1736 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington, MA 02420-5301
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 781-861-9990

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?