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290 W Main St Ste 12, Northborough, MA 01532-2164
06:00 - 18:00
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Sun 08:00 - 17:00
Mon 06:00 - 18:00
Tue 09:00 - 18:00
Wed - Thu 06:00 - 18:00
Fri 06:00 - 19:00
Sat 07:00 - 19:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice little spot to stop by for coffee with a friend. Good selection of coffee and tea drinks - nice iced tea, too. Lots of snacks, t-shirts and little gifts. Cute local spot!

Thank Lovetotravelforfun
Northborough, Massachusetts
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148 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little shop is way more than a coffee shop, but not quite a full service restaurant. It's a great place to stop in for a late morning coze with a friend. The cakes and treats that they sell are delicious, and they have a full selection of coffee, tea and drinks. Gifts, too.

Thank Ellen C
Worcester, Massachusetts
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244 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Small coffee shop with grilled cheese and snack options. I didn't try any food but ordered a vanilla chai latte which was very tasty. They have a lot of drinks to pick from. Limited seating inside but have a few outdoor seats available when it's warm outside. It seems very cluttered inside with many tshirt options and some palm trees........ More 

Thank AshleeB21
Northborough, Massachusetts
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69 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

My girlfriend and I visited for a quick lunch. We ordered grilled cheese sandwiches, which I thought were going to be great because you can customize them, and tomato soup. The grilled cheese wasn't cooked in butter it was just toasted bread with melted cheese and fillings. It was like bad college all over again. The tomato soup was not... More 

Thank cvencile
Hudson, Massachusetts
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607 reviews
401 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Their coffee is GREAT but their sandwiches are insane! THICK CUT bread, smothered with cheese and grilled! Shut the front door! GOOEY sandwiches, evil pastries. The place is small and funky. And sticks with you!

Thank Rita V
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

I love it here! Up in Northborough for my sons baseball tournament. Looking for a coffee shop and boy did I find one. Smoothies, coffee, lemonades, teas, healthy bar options, breakfast sandwiches, specialty lunch sandwiches, grilled cheese, small gifts...mugs, fun shirts and more. Great shop! Coffee was great. Flavored coffee are all beans bo flavor shots.

Thank Wendy B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

Happy atmosphere, amazing coffee drinks and smoothies selection, great service, decadent pastries and gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches!! Wi-fi available.

Thank Louise M
Northborough, Massachusetts
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225 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

We have been in the old place many years ago, but finally decided to pay a visit. We were surprised, as the place is nice , the service is good and the quality of coffee, variety and price is good to. The pastries were fresh and fairly priced. We will go from now on for our daily break

Thank cgpabon01
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88 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

Great for meeting someone for coffee but can be crowded and noisy at times. Afternoon visit rendered coffee that was past time and no longer hot across many choices.

Thank Jean L
Boston, Massachusetts
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189 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

LaLa is where you go when you have extra time in the morning, for a great variety of coffees, made-to-order breakfast sandwiches, hot cereal, and grilled cheese sandwiches. Not fast, but worth the extra time.

Thank jd068

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
06:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 290 W Main St Ste 12, Northborough, MA 01532-2164
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Northborough

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?