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Cafe Escadrille

26 Cambridge St, Burlington, MA 01803-4604
+1 781-273-1916
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
26 Cambridge St, Burlington, MA 01803-4604
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have been to the Café Escadrille several times over the years. They are noted for their fine dining experience. In the past the dinners were always exceptional along with a large assortment of wine and drink choices. And the service has...More

Thank TAR7
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

I am disappointed at the lack of flavor in these dishes. First we started with “Rhode Island Style” Calamari. It came with bell peppers and a couple of banana peppers. Not the spicy cherry peppers style the name is known for. My scallop and tuna...More

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Cafe Escadrille is yet another restaurant that I have been going to for years. We usually come here with relatives on a Friday or Saturday evening and we always make reservations. The menu hasn't changed much over the years and leans heavily towards sea food,...More

Thank wmblackstone
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

I frequently meet business clients at the Escadrille. I have been going there for years. Consistently wonderful food, reasonable quantity and prices, great luncheon specials! Quick service that doesn’t suffer ...still first class. Diverse menu for lunch. Dinner is the only thing that surpasses their...More

Thank Hamptonlawyer
Reviewed 19 February 2018

We enjoyed a great lunch with food arriving hot and well prepared. Veal, scallops and calamari were tasty and delicious! Roasted brussel sprouts were yummy, too. Service was excellent. Food is pretty consistent here, but this seemed like a perfect day in the kitchen! Compliments...More

Thank catbluesky
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Had lunch with a group of friends ( six ) the food was very good well prepared and good size portions. The waitress was very knowledgeable and friendly. The prices are a little high

Thank Charlie B
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

My fiancé made reservations for Saturday night and we both can’t say enough great things about our dinner and the experience at Cafe Esadrille! We started with scallops wrapped in bacon and both ordered filet mignon however I got baked stuffed shrimp with mine. Everything...More

Thank Kristie M
Reviewed 10 January 2018

We traveled there on a night prior to Christmas.I had been there years ago and was always impressed.I was stunned when I opened the menu and saw the prices.I would say insane for the setting which is nothing special.The actual food was mediocre at any...More

Thank KingJames33
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We had early reservations for New Year’s Eve, and there was quite a line. But we were seated quickly and impressed by the efficiency of the staff on a very crowded evening. Our group of five enjoyed the appetizers: French onion soup for one and...More

Thank Guy B
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

prices are way too high for the banal culinary experience, cloaked in pretentious menu and other trappings

Thank DonaMatthews
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Chris J
9 March 2018|
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Response from Halloween2 | Reviewed this property |
Business casual is perfectly acceptable. A tie isn’t necessary but a sweatshirt is out of place.
Carrie C
23 April 2015|
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Response from lookingforparadise2 | Reviewed this property |
Still closed on Sundays. As of yesterday patio is still not set up.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 29 - USD 31
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Cambridge St, Burlington, MA 01803-4604
    (Ray Ave)
  • Public Transportation: Cafe Escadrille is located on several MBTA bus routes.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 781-273-1916
  • E-mail
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