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Life Alive

765 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-3303
+1 617-354-5433
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“wraps” (19 reviews)
“green goddess” (13 reviews)
“salad” (42 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
International, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
765 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-3303
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This place is really good. If we had such a cafe where we live, it certainly would make me feel even more guilty than I do about my love of meat. I stopped in for takeout during our stay in Cambridge. My partner got the...More

Thank bcl208
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Getting used to how they operate (stand in line to order at the counter, find a place to sit) is the biggest challenge, but the salads, smoothies and bowl food items are super delicious and healthy.

Thank travellerNewton
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

I love my meats but these vegetarian dishes were scrumptious! I had the bachelor wrap and it was savory, filling, and refreshing. The smoothies were great too- I hope I’m able to make it back here!

Thank christoffmarlowe
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

I came with My brother's fiancé and her parents, loved the place atmosphere and the selection of food was great. My meal was delicious and would definitely recommend this place. Food was so fresh.

Thank Sally P
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Life Alive is one of my favorite places to eat. The food is fresh and tasty. The different options for entrees are creative; the flavors go together so well. A real treat!

Thank debmbaker
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to go whether you are looking for a place to meet up with friends or just don't feel like cooking. Use the app to avoid the long lines!

Thank Lauren E
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

I love this place! All organic with plenty of vegan and gluten free options. Soups, grain bowls, wraps, smoothies and more. Service is very fast and I considered the prices to be reasonable. Would definitely return.

Thank Britt S
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

With a wide range of vegan bowls and wraps, Life Alive was a good choice for me after a week of heavier eating while attending a conference. My bowl, the Green Goddess, offered a good mix of lightly cooked and raw ingredients, textures, and flavors....More

Thank Asta365
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Wholesome, Organic, GreeN, G00Dness. LifE AliVE ! Necessary when seeking out a bowl of green G00Dness. My favorite is the REBEL with the diced beets-legumes and tofu.Various tasty flavor dressings as topping. Huge menu of bowls, wraps, salads, smoothies, bottled drinks like ginger and kombucha....More

Thank LauraMontgomeryUSA
Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

The organic food was very tasteful. Big compliments to making organic food so tasty. I had the “hot and healthy bachelor”; great combination of taste. Will definately come back when i visit Boston & Cambridge again.

Thank Floris M
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Yuan G
June 24, 2016|
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Response from jurgencm2016 | Reviewed this property |
Didn't order those, sorry
June 4, 2015|
Response from Lori528 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have several gluten-free options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 765 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-3303
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-354-5433
  • E-mail
Life Alive is an organic cafe serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner in a vibrant casual cafe that is inspiring and honors local artisans, the community, and our global ecology. Our Mission is to Feed the Vitality of the World... one meal at a time. We are here to renew your energy and connection to life by soulfully serving you the most fantastic, organic, therapeutic, whole food you could ever imagine. Our extraordinary food, space, and service are grown, supplied, prepared and designed with the health and vitality of our bodies, communities, and earth foremost in our mind. By providing you with ease and great enjoyment in one of the most important aspects of your wellbeing, we give you the profound experience of contributing to personal and planetary wellness as you blissfully nourish yourself. Namaste!
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