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3 Little Figs

278 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02143-1338
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“fig jam” (3 reviews)
“sandwich” (11 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
278 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02143-1338
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Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful breakfast offerings down the street. Fresh combinations with quick and friendly service. Hope to return many times.

Thank Einaphets
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Really cute little place! Breakfast bowl was yummy, staff was incredibly nice. Would definitely go back!

Thank Katie L
Reviewed September 21, 2017

Great people, excellent selection of baked goods, breakfast options and surprisingly great sandwiches if you're feeling more like lunch. The line can go out the door, but it moves quickly and it's primarily just that there isn't much space for the line inside. Maybe ~5...More

Thank gorgbot
Reviewed September 2, 2017

I have been here several times and love everything they have on their menu. They're well-known for their lavender biscuit, striking a perfect balance with the lavender flavor so it's prominent but doesn't make you think of soap. Their breakfast pies, breakfast sandwiches, baked french...More

Thank sochang
Reviewed August 3, 2017

Interesting creative thoughtful healthy menu. Great offerings for breakfast and lunch! Yummy pastries and muffins as well as sandwiches. The blood orange hibiscus ice tea was delicious and refreshing! Sidewalk seating for al fresco dining with umbrella tables! Clean and bright and cheerful. Very friendly...More

Thank LJK0308
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

This little cafe is a busy place with great coffee and teas and interesting breakfast & brunch options. We enjoyed a scrambled egg on a tender pepper biscuit as well as a great quinoa brunch bowl. Seating is limited and there are tables outside but...More

Thank AcadiaFernbrook
Reviewed May 4, 2017

It's rare that a cafe gets everything right, from the coffee to the pastries to the dishes, but 3 Little Figs has managed to do just that. The lavender biscuit is exceptionally stellar! Seating is somewhat limited and tight, but everything else about this place...More

Thank momo-colorado
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

Delicious home made bread Try de fig scoone A small family restaurant with healthy and delicious food Try the spinach pie and market sandwich

Thank pgote
Reviewed April 14, 2017

The sandwich I had was an amazing start to my day, it had prosciutto and fig jam and all fresh ingredients. It was pretty busy when I went in the morning but I think that just attests to it's quality as a great breakfast spot.

Thank Matthew N
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

I have been going here for some time, and have only recieved excellent food and drink, and friendly service. The coffee is the most consistent and well presented in Somerville, and I don't say that lightly. (I'm a barista at a Somerville coffee shop. They're...More

Thank Edward G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 278 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02143-1338
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
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