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Mad Martha's Cafe

51 Northern Blvd, Newbury, MA 01951-1523
+1 978-462-7707
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good35%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“home fries” (7 reviews)
“french toast” (5 reviews)
“pancakes” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
51 Northern Blvd, Newbury, MA 01951-1523
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Came here For Breakfast and was very happy about it. First time as we heard about it on Phantom Gourmet. I Got The Carmalized banana french toast. it was amazing. It consisted of one Slice which was cut in half. For $9 I thought there...More

Thank Dibird50
Reviewed 28 November 2017

I visit every time I have friends from out of town and we go out for breakfast. Food is consistently very good, and combined with the colorful atmosphere and the pleasant service, it makes for an excellent breakfast outing. They have coffee outside, in case...More

Thank eurasian73
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We just happened upon this restaurant en route to Acadia National Park. Atmosphere was very beachy and the food was delicious and a pleasant surprise. Would go back in a heartbeat!!!!!!!

Thank kegaroonie
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We read the reviews and decided to visit for lunch on our holidays. We were not disappointed! We had the lunch time specials, which change every day - they were great! Our son had the pancakes which were huge and he loved them! The staff...More

Thank Donald1961
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Great menu and awesome specials for breakfast & lunch. May have to wait on weekends but worth it. Excellent friendly service. My fav breakfast sandwich is the Lighthouse with egg, cheese, tomato, avocado & I sub apple chick sausage for the turkey bacon -- on...More

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Rainy Tuesday morning in July, didn't have to wait, but there was no one out anywhere! Heard good things, so we had to try it and it didn't disappoint. Great traditional breakfast items, but also some great variations. Coffee is good (is anything more important...More

Thank stoja17
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

A cute little place by the sea. There are lots of lovely things to eat,it's so hard to choose. The pancakes and waffles are brilliant! The service is excellent.

Thank oligranborough
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Sunday at noon. There was a wait and we sat at the counter.. Fun to watch them prepare all the delicious meals... I had an omelet with dried tomatoes and onions!! I substituted fruit for home fries and bread!! My husband...More

Thank meme4934
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Mad Martha's is one of those fantastic authentic finds when you are traveling. The fact that people are waiting for tables in chilly New England early April tells you something. Other reviewers are correct in describing it as a shack. But they put out some...More

2  Thank LCandBC
Reviewed 4 April 2017

It gets busy, even on a cold day you may have a 30 min wait but you can put your name down and then walk on the beach. They also gave us coffee and will get you drinks while you wait outside.. The place is...More

Thank Mikey88
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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
8 May 2015|
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Response from bobmarg | Reviewed this property |
Very long wait, especially on the weekends, as there are only a few tables, over an hour wait. Another place for an outstanding, fresh, best on the North Shore, breakfast is the Depot Diner, 23 Enon Street, Beverly... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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