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Treat your taste buds: Explore Harvard Square restaurants

Harvard Square Diners' Choice Winners

Harvard Square's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Harvard Square's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
A photo of Alden and Harlow restaurant
4.5
Awesome(3859)
$$$$
• American • Harvard Square
Booked 94 times today
Located at 40 Brattle Street in Harvard Square, Alden & Harlow serves thoughtfully sourced, honest American food in a subterranean, modern and comfortable space. Replicating the style of cooking he does for family and friends in his home kitchen, Chef Michael Scelfo prepares humble, unpretentious food that honors tradition of place in its quality. It's how he connects with anyone who joins them at their table.While reservations are strongly suggested, we also save a portion of the dining room and bar for walk-ins in the event that your request cannot be accommodated. So please, come on in!Parties of more than 8, please call to make a reservation.
A photo of Toscano  Harvard Square restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1886)
$$$$
• Italian • Harvard Square
A stone’s throw from Harvard’s ivied walls, surrounded by the bustling eateries, shops, and confectioners on Brattle Street (once called the King’s Road), Toscano’s second location brings the bright, fresh flavors of Tuscany to historic Cambridge.
A photo of Henrietta's Table restaurant
4.4
Awesome(4130)
$$$$
• American • Harvard Square
"Fresh and Honest" which means fresh from the farm and honest to goodness home cooking.
A photo of Nirvana: The Taste of India restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(133)
$$$$
• Indian • Harvard Square
Booked 2 times today
Nirvana, an epicurean Indian restaurant in Cambridge presents traditional Indian cuisine with a contemporary flair. We boast a lunch buffet, outdoor seating during the warmer months and a full-service bar with craft cocktails that flatter our flavor rich dishes. Our head chef Paramjit Singh hails from Punjab, India where the tandoor method of cooking originated. He brings over 20 years of experience to our kitchen and combines traditional cooking methods with novel ingredients to create innovative meals for our guests. As an 80-seat restaurant on historic Massachusetts Avenue, Nirvana endeavors to promote a transcendent experience through food, drink and great company.

Discover Harvard Square

Make the most of your New England experience when you eat at one of the restaurants in Harvard Square. Enjoy the day touring Harvard and surprise yourself with a strawberry and chocolate waffle sandwich or barbecue pork Bon Me from one of the area's local food trucks. Whether you choose to dine at a casual collegiate hot spot or a place that is more upscale, you'll have access to delicious food options that include both Asian cuisine and New England specialties. Many restaurants in the area offer regional favorites like oysters, Atlantic seafood, corned beef and cabbage prepared colonial style and Boston baked beans.

Make the most of your New England experience when you eat at one of the restaurants in Harvard Square. Enjoy the day touring Harvard and surprise yourself with a strawberry and chocolate waffle sandwich or barbecue pork Bon Me from one of the area's local food trucks. Whether you choose to dine at a casual collegiate hot spot or a place that is more upscale, you'll have access to delicious food options that include both Asian cuisine and New England specialties. Many restaurants in the area offer regional favorites like oysters, Atlantic seafood, corned beef and cabbage prepared colonial style and Boston baked beans.

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