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Oleana

134 Hampshire St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1421
+1 617-661-0505
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“baked alaska” (49 reviews)
“falafel” (73 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
134 Hampshire St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1421
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The food hear is unique, nuanced and a sensory thrill ride for your taste buds. Truly fabulous. The management, hostess service and ambiance could be better and normally that would make this 4 stars at most. However, the wait staff was excellent and the food...More

Thank Oscar L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious and beautifully presented food that is well worth a visit. You can describe as cramped because many people in a small space, but I prefer to think of it as cosy. Order several mezzes to get a good sample rather than an entree. I...More

Thank elaine3Southport
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is a subjective experience almost instinctive and at times, for the daring, an acquired encounter, at least that was my learning experience dining at Oleana. Based on my kids preference, I got to taste the food that was different, in taste, texture, blend of...More

Thank Sharadaprasad R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Never disappointing, consistently very good through the years. Do not miss the falafel / it is the best I have had any where in my travels Lovely especially in warmer weather to sit in the patio. It has been a regular go to place since...More

Thank rodi925
Reviewed 27 December 2017

We really enjoyed the innovative riffs on traditional Turkish dishes. All the ingredients that you would expect were there: tahini, chickpeas, pine nuts, yogurt, lamb, feta. But they were put together in unexpected ways that made every bite interesting. We ordered 4 dishes for the...More

Thank LRFoodFan
Reviewed 26 December 2017

My wife and I ate at Oleana’s in Cambridge, as it had good reviews on Trip Advisor, was a short walk from our accommodation (and recommended by the landlord) and because Oleana’s presents itself as a Turkish and Eastern Mediterranean restaurant. We love Turkish and...More

2  Thank Richard_Harpum
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

One of the best (if not the best) restaurants in Cambridge. Order the warm buttered hummus, the fatoush, and the sultan’s delight! The best dessert is in the picture!

Thank Aline O
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I loved Oleana in Cambridge. The atmosphere is pleasant. The servers are hard working. The food was delicious. We opted for a la carte rather than the tasting, although it was reasonably priced. Very creative dishes and flavors. Modern take on Mediterranean. Must visit for...More

Thank USCKaboom
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Delicious food prepared by a wonderful woman chef with lots of experience. Everyone in Cambridge wants to go to this restaurant, if they can afford it.

Thank janetbplotkin
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The food is consistently excellent. But makes the restaurant special is that the eastern Mediterranean character of offering makes it especially pleasant - very different from other places.

Thank josephbI928XF
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wonderland36
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.
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Geeta N
16 June 2015|
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Short drive or take the bus from Harvard square
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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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