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755 Beacon St, Newton, MA 02459
(617) 244-4445
17:00 - 00:00
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Newton, Massachusetts
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was wonderful and food was good. Not for a very plain eaterbut really interesting food. Atmosphere was like a little European bistro.

Thank sunnyrgro
Boston, Massachusetts
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80 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is just amazing! I had an amazing grilled fluke with a warm cucumber salad and a chicory salad to start. The flavors, while unique, come together well. My only complaint was a very cranky waiter who essentially ignored us. Luckily the food is good enough that we just ignored him too.

Thank AJFregal
Newton, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food. Intimate setting. High priced for Newton. Parking can be somewhat challenging at times but worth it.

1 Thank laurenbbacall
Newton, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sycamore is a must try restaurant. I usually reserve it for special occasions. The menu is seasonal and there are always some delicious and creative options to choose from. Sitting at the bar is also fun because the bartenders are knowledgeable, good with recommendations and very friendly. Gets a little busy around the weekends, so make reservations or try... More 

Thank Alex F
Boston, MA
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Could not have a better meal- although the noise level is always distracting.Service is attentive and menu varies.

Thank vozick
Wellesley, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

5 star meal! Enjoying the chef's Trattoria Di Marotta Monday menu. From Rabbit to Branzino to sirloin steak to Château Le Puy Emilien rouge -- perfection. Go early as it can get crowded and the noise factor may detract from your experience.

Thank Enjoythejourney777
Newton, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting, creative, well-executed menu, generous cocktails, friendly and attentive service, all in a warm, attractive, smaller suburban space. Book well ahead, they fill up quickly!

Thank Mimi C
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260 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sycamore on the whole was a really good and fun dining experience. The staff and our friends' enthusiasm transcended any of my doubts or lack of excitement over the food or restaurant itself. I'm not sure if I would be so positive about Sycamore if I had not been briefed about the personalities and treated so well by all. Our... More 

Thank Mindyopp
Boston, Massachusetts
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38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I reviewed Sycamore in 2013 and gave it four stars. At the time, it had spectacular drinks and good food, and was quite expensive for the food quality. We've gone back with escalating frequency as the prices and superb drink quality have remained steady, and the food has gotten better and better. I should have corrected my review to five... More 

Thank David R
Newton, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Haven't been there in a couple of years but they opened another spot in Newton Centre that I like for lunch so I thought I would revisit. My not having dinner there was my loss. Food is excellent as is the service. Highly recommended!

Thank ManfromNantucket32

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 755 Beacon St, Newton, MA 02459
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: (617) 244-4445

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?