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Crema Cafe

27 Brattle St, Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA 02138-3709
+1 617-876-2700
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwich” (24 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
27 Brattle St, Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA 02138-3709
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you’re like me addicted to your morning flat white or need the caffeine hit of espresso, yet you find yourself in America where the average coffee is drip flittered. You 1st should order from the Espresso coffee menu, secondly go to Crema Café near...More

Thank Flowers_C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for egg sandwhich.and coffee..crowded! Eggs were great..pastery was amazing..coffee was meh Staff were super friendly I want to go back

Thank bleph
Reviewed 12 September 2017

I enjoyed breakfast here, I had 'The Marley' which is scrambled eggs, avocado, jack cheese and spicy tomato jam on a homemade English muffin. It was very busy and quite a small location with a little difficulty in obtaining a seat. The breakfast was delicious...More

Thank Victoria N
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Warning, it is loud even with earplugs but the tastebuds don't care. They have excellent barista and baked goods for those pursuing espresso and sucrose concoctions. Upstairs balcony has large group family style table and smaller party seating with local art on the brick walls....More

Thank catz86
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We were in town touring Harvard. We wanted coffee and breakfast. Using the nearby feature of Tripadvisor, we picked this place. It was very close and highly rated. I love the look. It's five star all the way. The narrow shop has two levels. It...More

Thank CraftBeers
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We popped in here for brunch after visiting the Harvard History Museum. We have a 2 year old and we're looking for somewhere with a high chair. Cream has just one, but there are not many tables it fits at. We had to carry it...More

Thank sokeeffe
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

I would give this place a 5 but it's really loud. I could hardly hear the lady taking my order. But honestly, I'd stop here again .... especially if I were by myself. Seems like a great place to hang out. They quiche is wonderful...More

Thank GeminiTravels2
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Something for everyone. Great coffee, great food, great set up. I (personally) also love that the air conditioner was not blasting in the summertime so we were not freezing to death. Just an overall great place.

Thank travelandmarvel
Reviewed 5 July 2017

I was standing in line with my 23 yr old son and we were admiring the pasties atop of the glass case. I sort of pointed to one coming within about of foot of it and the girl behind the counter slid the pastry back....More

Thank gnaff9093
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Great latte and wonderful egg and cheese sandwich on a home made grilled english muffin. The baked goods looked wonderful. Bliss

Thank BBBBTravel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Brattle St, Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA 02138-3709
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-876-2700
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