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Lilly's Cafe & French Bakery

71 Arlington St, Watertown, MA 02472-5002
+1 617-926-2312
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25 Dec 2017
“Favorite desserts!”
29 Jan 2017
“Still great”
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71 Arlington St, Watertown, MA 02472-5002
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Reviewed 25 December 2017

We love Lilly's cakes - our daughter's favorite is Strawberry Shortcake, and it has the freshest strawberries and cream and cake. Mine is the Chocolate Mousse cake, which is unbelievably delicious. It's so nice to see the family when we pick up our orders. And,...More

Thank aec484
Reviewed 30 January 2017

You know how some places fade after they have been open for a while. Not Lily's. The cookies, cakes and and pastries are still awesome!

Thank akadoublej
Reviewed 25 May 2016

The company I work for uses them for pastries and my family also enjoys them! Great customer service and their cream puffs are my favorite! they have limited seating but its always clean and seats are always available. Highly recommended.

Thank Stacy R
Reviewed 22 December 2015

I discovered the absolutely wonderful pastries and sweets at Lilly's one year at the Taste of Watertown gathering. I had to visit the cafe after that. Excellent coffee, excellent prices.

Thank desertmorning2015
Reviewed 18 June 2014 via mobile

What can I say...the best cakes around!! The whipped cream is the secret for their fresh fruit cakes. Strawberry shortcake is the favorite in our family and our friends love the cupcakes. The soups are delicious and there are so many choices for sandwiches that...More

Thank HeatherH2011
Reviewed 21 July 2013

Lily's is good, it's crack good. Cupcakes, specialty cakes, pastries are all good. The downside. Old school hours. Closed by 5 or 6 during the week and not open on Sunday.

Thank akadoublej
Reviewed 13 May 2013

I brought their cookies in the past but never tried their cakes/pasteries until recently. They are now my go to place for desserts and cakes. Never disappoint!

Thank shopper2011
Reviewed 14 November 2012

Ordered a cake for a special occasion. It was beautiful and so rich and tasty. Everyone wanted to know where I bought the cake. When you go to order your cake, try one of their lovely sandwiches on great bread with a fresh brewed coffee....More

Thank Xyzmama
Reviewed 21 September 2012

I have had cake from here and it was excellent, I use to live right around the corner from here and it was pretty busy in the morning, they offer coffe and lots of pastries.

Thank debauc
Reviewed 27 March 2012

The selection of cupcakes and pastries was awesome... Reasonably priced sandwiches too - I recommend the Italian sub. The bread was fresh baked and delicious. It seemed like a local hangout - the people working there were sitting down chatting/eating with some of the other...More

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6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
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  • Address: 71 Arlington St, Watertown, MA 02472-5002
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Watertown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-926-2312
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