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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%
Travellers talk about
“home fries” (7 reviews)
“pancakes” (6 reviews)
“turkey bacon” (2 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
51 Northern Blvd, Newbury, MA 01951-1523
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Reviewed 20 March 2016

I went for a walk with a friend on Plum Island. We usually go for coffee afterwards, and she suggested Mad Martha's. I went in to just have coffee, breakfast is hard for people with Celiac. BUT, when I asked the waitress/owner what she recommended,...More

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Although I have lived in the Newburyport area for a few years now, I paid my first visit to Mad Martha's this morning. I had heard about this little eatery before but several weeks ago I happened to meet one of its owners, Kyrie, in...More

Thank NewEnglandLover
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Without a doubt the funkiest atmosphere in the area, fabulous service and unbelievable food make this a winner. The only downside is parking, so get there early! The specials never fail to satisfy, but even the daily fare is great....the home-made Portugese sweet bread toast...More

Thank ragtop_rider
Reviewed 23 November 2015

The atmosphere is unbelieve small place but the best breakfast on the beach. You might have to wait but its worth it. The staff is friendly and helpful. The homemade hash is the best,the pancakes and waffles are the best. we have bin going there...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 13 November 2015

Usually go here at least a couple of times for breakfast during our two weeks at Plum Island during the summer. Very good food and service.

Thank Ed V
Reviewed 6 November 2015

Mad Marthas has a funky artsy atmosphere and is a super friendly spot to stop. The menu seems as free spirited as the place itself. The small, humble, roadside building looks a little tumble down which lends itself well to the inviting casual fun interior....More

Thank 14Basque1
Reviewed 31 October 2015

I can walk to Mad Martha's and I go there several times a week. The food is excellent, homemade hash and eggs cooked perfectly. Lunch and Thursday night BYOB dinners are also fabulous. The staff is always so friendly and nice. It is as unique...More

Thank pat112930
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Mad Martha's is a gem. A small place seating about 40 people including a small breakfast bar and 2 large communal tables. The staff is super friendly and very accommodating. The menu and daily specials are all wonderful and are difficult to choose between, however...More

Thank Newburyporter
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Fantastic breakfast fare and friendly staff. It's a small locale, so it fills up fast. We waited about 20 minutes for a party of four midmorning on Sunday. Definitely worth it!

Thank Lurchie
Reviewed 26 September 2015

We had breakfast outside on the picnic table, the food was amazing! Fresh and delicious! A Portuguese influence in the food with sweetbread and linguicia on the menu. It's byob so we brought champagne for mimosa's to celebrate my daughters wedding day? Service was excellent!

Thank travelbugs0527
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joseph r
11 October 2018|
Response from 26andrewe | 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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