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The Cottage

) #68 of 164 Restaurants in Newton $$ - $$$ American, ,
47 Boylston St, Newton, MA 02467-1719
+1 617-916-5413
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good41%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“nachos” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
47 Boylston St, Newton, MA 02467-1719
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have gone to this a couple of times during the past year or two. This place can never get the consistency right. One time the meat is cooked medium rare, the other time well done (both times they were asked for medium rare). The...More

Thank Gershon T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Cottage started GREAT in Wellesley with lots of quality high end comfort food at a fair price. They have since removed many good menu options such as Joe' San Francisco breakfast scramble and their DELICIOUS Aloha Chicken Tenders which we're an all time favorite....More

Thank chrislabruzzo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great design and layout in the restaurant. The menu is very nice. But, the service was sub par - no attention and very poor service. The fries came out after the sandwiches were finished! The salad never made a showing. The waiters were good at...More

Thank cswd2014
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Atmosphere was loud but inviting and open inside. had a mango mocktail which was delicious. Food arrived quickly when we ordered on a Friday night. Wait Service was ok, we had two different waiters who did not come often, which is why I gave this...More

Thank Carolinejean33
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

I have been to place several times. They have good service and the kitchen is open very late for suburbia. The food options are good with a good cocktail and alcohol menu. A place to go late night...

Thank New O
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

A great local option that is family friendly and has space for larger or private parties. Varied menu with good choices and a solid kids menu too.

Thank swelch
Reviewed 26 April 2017

old reliable--food always fresh, creative menu. lots of veggie options. not too noisy, either--couples can converse wtihout yelling. unless they want to yell.

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Large salad described as containing hearts of palm, shrimp and lump crab meat contained heaps of lettuce,3 tasty shrimp, shreds of a white substance (crab meat?) and maybe 4 small rings of palm. Asked for asparagus to be substituted for tomato and found a few...More

Thank Commonsense8
Reviewed 12 April 2017

When my parents come to town I like to make Brunch easy, they're not necessarily up for navigating city parking and then a long wait for some of the better or trendy Brunch spots in Brighton. So I found The Cottage and liked it specifically...More

Thank TheTravelingPress
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Visitors with friends and had a fantastic table seated at the back of the restaurant which overlooks rte 9. From the greeting to the ambiance, I had high expectations of this restaurant. Wine and beer selection was great, and their dessert's were absolutely delicious. Unfortunately,...More

Thank mmcgonigle54
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28 November 2015|
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Response from Emily P | Reviewed this property |
The Cottage is located in plaza so there is plenty of free off-street parking. On a Friday night parking can be a bit of a challenge, but you should be okay. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Boylston St, Newton, MA 02467-1719
    (Hammond Parkway)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-916-5413
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