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Other Side Cafe - CLOSED

407 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02115-1801
+1 617-536-8437
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible6%
15 Oct 2012
“Great late night food”
11 Oct 2012
“For lovers of beer and vegetarian food”
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
407 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02115-1801
Neighbourhood: Fenway / Kenmore
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1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed 15 October 2012

Good diner with an excellent beer selection. This ended up being our go-to late night food restaurant. Colorful people staffed and ate at the place. Fun times.

Thank Mozelstein
Reviewed 11 October 2012

OK... so one out of two 'aint bad. Great selection of beer with daily blackboard specials and imported and local crafts. The food is a bit "hot, brown and plenty of it" in a samey, mysteriously vegetarian, mushroomy, lentily kinda way, but after a few...More

1  Thank TheEscapeGoat
Reviewed 17 May 2012

I ate here with some friends, knowing nothing about it, and ordered the vegetarian chili, and a turkey club. For one, the service was terrible. We must've waited 30-45 minutes for a small order and a couple beers. The chili tasted awful. The sandwich wasn't...More

1  Thank Nate I
Reviewed 8 March 2012

A friend brought me to the Other Side Cafe after a function on Lansdowne Street. What a great find! It's convenient to Newbury Street and the Prudential Center yet very reasonably priced. There was a row of bike messangers' cycles on the sidewalk in front....More

1  Thank Kathryn978
Reviewed 21 February 2012

I just don't like it here. It seems dirty, the food's boring, and it's just not as funky as it wants to be.

Thank Sluggo65
Reviewed 6 February 2012

I instantly fell in the love with the restaurant the minute I walked out of the cold and into the warm dimly lit restaurant which had a very laid back ambiance. We sat upstairs at a table which overlooked the downstairs part of the restaurant...More

Thank Kait C
Reviewed 19 January 2012

Went here with two of my girlfriends, we had about a 5 minute wait before our table was ready (it's always busy here for brunch) -- the food was delivered to the table fast. Come with an appetite - the plates are huge. My egg...More

Thank parker617
Reviewed 11 December 2011

I just heard that this place is shutting down at the end of this month. That is so sad. They have such a great location, the best vegetarian food, craft beer selection and smoothies. When I lived in Boston, I used to go often. Since...More

Thank val7379
Reviewed 10 December 2011

We stopped as part of our "beer snob adventures" in Boston on a recent visit. Since we are vegetarians, we had a few appetizers wile we tried some of the different beers. Our waitres was very friendly...discussing with us some of the beer we tried...More

1  Thank pjfarr1
Reviewed 28 November 2011

I think the menu at the OtherSide Cafe has something to please everyone! It was a beautiful day for so late in November, so I sat outside and enjoyed the weather and their free wifi rather than sitting inside - I found the interior pretty...More

1  Thank n_g484
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Fenway / Kenmore
The Curse of the Bambino may have ended years ago, but
loyal Red Sox fans will continue to infiltrate this
home to historic Fenway Park, where you can find
victory banners, people yelling in stereotypical
Boston accents, and lots of sports bars. Located
within Kenmore Square, the old gas station Citgo sign
is another Boston skyline classic seen throughout the
city. In addition to a hectic and diehard sports
...More
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02115-1801
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Fenway / Kenmore
  • Neighbourhood: Fenway / Kenmore
  • Phone Number: +1 617-536-8437
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