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Mad Martha's Cafe

51 Northern Blvd, Newbury, MA 01951-1523
+1 978-462-7707
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good31%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“home fries” (7 reviews)
“pancakes” (6 reviews)
“french toast” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
51 Northern Blvd, Newbury, MA 01951-1523
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very quaint little restaurant with a great menu. Food was delicious. I had the “messy eggs” breakfast with blueberry & granola pancakes. Highly recommend while on Plum Island.

Thank _Salt_Lyfe
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Staying out on the island for the Labor Day holiday weekend, and discovered this little gem. Fortunately for me, I'm moving to town at the end of the month, and I'll have the opportunity to return often! The joint was jumping at breakfast. We gave...More

Thank Tracy F
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

I have been holding back of my review of Mad Martha's. Only because I don't want to share my favorite place. This is mine. You can't have it. But if you must, you won't be disappointed. Everything is fantastic. The sweet bread French toast is...More

Thank Andrew E
Reviewed 6 August 2018

My husband and I love this place. The food is always delicious, the help and owners could not be nicer and the atmosphere is wonderful. We feel like we are on vacation whenever we dine here. We mostly eat breakfast here, but have done a...More

Thank Happy-Traveler-Two
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We NEVER miss going to Mad Martha’s when we visit Newburyport. Wonderful menu and excellent service. If you have to wait it is well worth it. They even have complimentary coffee outside while you wait.

Thank _sscheuerman46
Reviewed 1 June 2018

We stumbled on this little cafe because it was the only thing open a week before the season starts, and we were delighted with it. What a gem! I had the granola, coconut and blueberry buttermilk pancakes, which were delicious, and my husband had the...More

Thank ParkAddict
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

A fun little restaurant. Breakfast all day with a very interesting menu. Hard choice to make. Opted for the crab cake which was delicious.

Thank Jacklyn S
Reviewed 7 May 2018

If you order a sandwich, you get great Portuguese bread and huge portions. The combinations are different and excellent. Although the place is small and has uncomfortable seats, the atmosphere is very friendly which makes up for seats! Mainly a breakfast place, the sandwiches are...More

Thank Marty C
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

An incredible locals experience. Incredibly friendly. Delicious, fresh and truly a treat. The wait can be over an hour. Get there when they open to get a spot.

Thank Thomas T
Reviewed 29 April 2018

A long wait made longer by an owner who seats friends ahead of other customers. Also nickel and dimed in extra charges.

Thank Steve B
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Questions & Answers
joseph r
11 October 2018|
Response from Andrew E | Reviewed this property |
They are open year round, sometimes closing in February.
Robert G
9 April 2017|
Response from Bazirgan | Reviewed this property |
It changes daily, but there is good variety
18 August 2016|
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Response from tim42746 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I didn't get back to you on time. Hope you enjoyed it as much as we did. Tim sexton
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Northern Blvd, Newbury, MA 01951-1523
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newbury
  • Phone Number: +1 978-462-7707
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