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134 Hampshire St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1421
+1 617-661-0505
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“falafel” (69 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
134 Hampshire St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1421
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a fantastic experience last night at Oleana. Exceptional service, fantastic food and great wine choices. We were a party of four and ordered almost solely off the starters. Sampled seven and all were unique, fresh and well presented. Flavors were over the top. We...More

Thank waypointbvi
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Reluctantly made a reservation since one of our party is a picky eater. We shared several items on the menu (small bites). Every one was fantastic, but I loved the tamarind beef (sultan) and the baked Alaska. One of the best meals I’ve enjoyed. The...More

Thank eloquentone1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been here several times and each time I got the veg tasting menu - good deal, very filling, good variety, very tasty and unique flavours This time I was seated by the fountain in the patio. Good attentive service. I wish they served...More

Thank lemonloaf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best small plates i have ever had. Such great flavors in every dish. Go to bar and have Leanna give you advice on dishes and wine. She is absolutely fantastic. A taste bud party. Stay for a bit to let the flavors meld on your...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The meal I had at Oleana was one of the most amazing dinners I have ever experienced. Every bite had to be savored. The flavors were complex and perfect. Do not miss this restaurant!

Thank Miriam Z
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Was here last Saturday with my wife while we were on a weekend visit in Boston. After reading glowing reviews about this restaurant and because we love Mediterranean food, we choose this restaurant for our Saturday late dinner. Besides our reservation we still had to...More

2  Thank Rene B
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Great food, ambience & service. We just managed to get a reservation so be advised to book well in advance. Ordered 5 dishes from the mezze list, which was more than enough for two. None of the dishes disappointed - all having depth of flavour....More

1  Thank SuePB
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We've eaten here a couple of times and recently went for our anniversary. It was even better than I'd remembered. Very low-key atmosphere and the food really stands out among Cambridge restaurants. We loved the peach and peppers, the Sultan's Delight, the hummus. The Baked...More

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Same chef, same cuisine, but somehow Oleana disappointed us a couple of times, while Sarma is phenomenal. Yet- I do recommend the Fatteh dish here at Oleana, it's very good, the Hummus and Tahini is good and interesting, the Fallafel is nice. So if you...More

Thank Justin A
Reviewed 22 September 2017

My wife and I celebrated our anniversary at Oleana last night after wanting to go there for years. 100% worth the wait. The service was excellent, and our server was very helpful with a great sense of humor. We ordered of the meze menu and...More

Thank 278JamesS278
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2 December 2015|
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Response from Elizabeth H | Reviewed this property |
Uber is best parking can be hard to find around restaurant.
Geeta N
16 June 2015|
Response from tanya o |
Short drive or take the bus from Harvard square
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 Hampshire St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1421
    (Btw. Prospect & Columbia)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-661-0505
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