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Crema Cafe

27 Brattle St, Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA 02138-3709
+1 617-876-2700
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
27 Brattle St, Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA 02138-3709
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Something for everyone. Great coffee, great food, great set up. I (personally) also love that the air conditioner was not blasting in the summertime so we were not freezing to death. Just an overall great place.

Thank travelandmarvel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was standing in line with my 23 yr old son and we were admiring the pasties atop of the glass case. I sort of pointed to one coming within about of foot of it and the girl behind the counter slid the pastry back....More

Thank gnaff9093
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great latte and wonderful egg and cheese sandwich on a home made grilled english muffin. The baked goods looked wonderful. Bliss

Thank BBBBTravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Crema cafe has a lively ambience and a fun set of people serving to all. The coffee ia great ...although a small cup doesnt satisfy, nevertheless, the taste is just amazing.

Thank Divya B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped by Crema for Father's Day coffee and pastry based on reviews. We were not that impressed. Both our regular coffee and latte were barely warm and my breakfast order was messed up and I was made to feel bad asking them to fix...More

1  Thank jkwiz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walking around looking for a lunch spot and saw people eating outside - food looked good so decided to try it. Delicious vegetarian quinoa and kale salad and very good chicken sandwich. There are a few tables outside and a few inside downstairs but many...More

Thank 2Weevils
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was walking around campus when I needed a cup of coffee and stopped at Crema. The staff and coffee were incredible. I had a latte with almond milk and it was delicious. They also have food if you are interested. Coffee shop itself has...More

Thank Alonso R
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This was the first place that I went to during my trip to Boston and I went here based on a recommendation from my coworker who went to Harvard. This place was excellent. I have the red quinoa bowl with eggs and a green tea....More

Thank kjerstinjl
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Some coffee shops are that good. Crema is beyond good! Their espresso is rich and intensely flavored. Perfectly made! Teas and drip coffee are also outstanding. Pastries for breakfast are very good as well.

Thank alrog4
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Good breakfast spot in Harvard Square. Went here before a show at the Brattle Theater. The homemade English muffins are delicious for a breakfast sandwich and there's a nice selection of baked goods and coffees. Pretty typical for Cambridge.

Thank Sarah V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Brattle St, Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA 02138-3709
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-876-2700
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