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Busy Bee Restaurant

1046 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-4001
+1 617-566-8733
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Diner, Deli
1046 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-4001
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This is a very busy little place and if you sit at the counter you will be amazed how much food they can make on such a small cooking area. The home fries are very tasty and the eggs were cooked as ordered. The service...More

Thank Bigjo97438
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This is a cute, extremely inexpensive cafe with friendly servers and incredibly quick service (couldn't believe how quickly the food came out!). Breakfast prices range from $3 to $7. Unfortunately the food was sub par (like, cafeteria food). Very average like I make at home...More

Thank BostonMom333
Reviewed 10 July 2017

A diner in the city! It's been there for years! Daily Specials! For lunch I usually get the grilled hot dog. On friday's the best special is Fried Clam Plate!

Thank denbro
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

What a cute little diner! The food was great and we had a nice conversation with the staff! Down to earth people and that is so refreshing! Yummy omlettes!

Thank Dani S
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went for breakfast. He got the Spanish omelette, which he loved. I got french toast with bacon and home fries. Home fries were good but luke warm and the French toast was covered in a thick gross layer of egg. I...More

Thank Chelsey W
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Small diner tucked into Audobon Circle. Friendly wait staff and cooks with quick turnaround on meals. They are superb with all of the breakfast staples (pancakes, eggs, omelets, etc.) Their corned beef hash is superb. The only draw back is that they can get busy...More

Thank 30Cros
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Obviously a long standing local diner. Great food. Fast, hot, tasty and reasonably priced. We'll be back if we are in the area.

Thank Japruzze
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

This place was a terrific diner, complete with adorable aqua booths and real old fashioned diner waitresses. Nothing fancy here, but solid home cooking and a clean and friendly environment. Wonderful home fries and perfectly cooked eggs... my mushroom and cheese omelette was the best...More

Thank CafeBetsy
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Wow...That was super quick! Very beneficial when parking at the local meters. Across from the T on Beacon Street, this classic diner type cafe has the old fashioned, pale aqua colored stools at the counter where the cooks make the food right in front of...More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I found a gem of a breakfast restaurant. Great home cooked food. Yummy Breakfast all day, great dinners as well. Wish you were opened on Sunday my morning just wasn't the same today.

Thank Gail M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 12
American, Diner, Deli
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1046 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-4001
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-566-8733
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