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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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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
134 Hampshire St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1421
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Reviewed 10 September 2015

A colleague brought me for dinner to this restaurant. I don't often eat Greek food, though I do enjoy it. We ordered about a dozen various dishes, every one of them a mouth-watering delight. Absolutely fantastic! Good beer and wine selection. A friendly hostess that...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Oleana is probably hands-down my favorite restaurant in Boston. Each dish has a unique flavor carefully balanced. I've tried a number of the mezzes and the duck entree. Many of the vegetarian mezzes are quite delicious. Anything with halloumi cheese is usually quite heavenly. The...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2015

Great spot for sharing lots of very tasty little meze dishes! For four of us, on the advice of our waitress, we ordered 6 meze plates and 2 main dishes. It was the perfect amount of food! The Sultan's Delight (tamarind beef, smokey eggplant puree...More

Thank LarchFoodie
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

We ate here on a spur of a moment, no reservations, went at 5:30 pm and were seated in the garden. Service was cheery and professional with smile, but the chairs were utterly uncomfortable. The food served in small portions, like tapas, was intriguing, looked...More

Thank Edecia
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Oleana serves good Mediterranean style food, however much of it is very rich, over seasoned, and definitely overpriced. Service was excellent, and we ate outside on the back patio, which has great ambiance. Does not have a full bar, only beer and wine.

Thank James K
Reviewed 1 September 2015

The room is attractive and comfortable. I have also eaten outside on the very pleasant terrace. Service is attentive and good; much help is needed as the elaborate and flavorful dishes contain many ingredients and require explanation to the neophyte (me). All I know is...More

Thank prenmei
Reviewed 29 August 2015

It is quite tough to get a reservation. We had a midweek early reservation and on a beautiful evening got to sit in the lovely garden at the back. Cannot reserve to sit outside so is on a first come basis. We skipped the main...More

Thank MikeBirdman
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

This place had a wonderful dinner. We had four mezes to start (small appetizer) that were amazing: octopus, Sultan's delight (short rib), crudités, moussaka, and an eggplant stew (special for the night). All were delicious....we split the lamb shish for dinner. Dessert was a pistachio/blueberry...More

Thank Mercy C
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Each dish is exclusive.Vegetarians do not have to worry with the amazing choice available.Its an experience and a must place in Boston

Thank Chettinadu
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Sat at the bar and enjoyed one of the most amazing meals I have had in a long time. Great wines, knowledgable staff, and innovative food. Highly recommended.

Thank IngridMJ
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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 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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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