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Bergamot

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118 Beacon St, Somerville, MA 02143-4304
+1 617-576-7700
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17:30 - 22:00
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Weston, Massachusetts
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285 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

According to our waiter, the menu changes almost daily so what we had may not be available any more. We dined with another couple. I had a sirloin burger and the other three had trout. They all enjoyed their food, but it was a very small piece of fish. My burger was an average size, and the fries were tasty.... More 

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Thank NoSpin
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We eat out a lot at very fine restaurants all over Boston. We had heard great things about Bergamot and made a reservation for 4 people. The food was excellent, but the entrees were the most embarrassingly small portions we have ever been served at a restaurant. The sea bass was a tiny sliver of fish, and the pork chop... More 

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Thank LovetoGetAway5555
Los Angeles, California
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229 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got to go for two dinners 3 weeks apart. The first was during their seven year anniversary. It was more of a pre fix with more casual options. Each of the five of us selected different dishes. As always they were delicious. The service is always dependable and professional. We were given great wine suggestions. I had a really... More 

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Thank 800FoodFanatic800
boston
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

One of the few restaurants where I can honestly not know some of the ingredients yet they make it so amazing I don't even question any of the menu. 5 years strong and getting stronger

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Thank drccon
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Bergamont is an interesting experience. The food is exceptional, but the menu is extremely limited (5 entre's and 5 appetizers) with very small portions that left me hungry after the meal. The prices are high with an average of $35 per entre and $12 per side. The wait staff are very friendly and wonderful and made it a nice experience.... More 

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bmcsue
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60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Have been meaning to review this place for a while now. Made my fourth visit this past month with family. Bergamot has a few things that set it apart from other American bistro types in the area. I consistently have at least one dish that surprises me and just might be one of the best things I've ever eaten. This... More 

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Thank bmcsue
Boston, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We went with my wife to entertain another couple for business. Reservatıon: We had wanted 7pm on Opentable which was unavailable and had to reserve for 6:45, but then saw many empty tables at 700-730 pm onward. Food: Excellent, lots of original combinations blended subtly, civilized portions. Drinks: Must try the amaros. Service: Service at table was very attentive and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Recently I was there with a friend, we had two appetizers of shrimps and mackerel and two entrees of scallop and perch. Each appetizer is $16 to $18. Each entree is $28 to $35. 3 shrimps and flakes of mackerel. Only 3 small to middle size scallops for the entree!! Feel like it was a rid off.

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Maine
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72 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We had the Seven Course Chef’s Tasting Menu. Each one of the tastings was superb with the exception of escarole, which was drenched with vinegar, and the dessert, which was chocolate risotto - a bit too inventive. Most memorable was the meat ball wedding soup representing a marriage of tastes. Second most memorable was the ice cream sorbet. Great wine... More 

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Thank MainelyContemporary
Glastonbury, Connecticut
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110 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I love restaurants that try to be innovative without losing site of the fact that they're in business to make a delicious meal. More often than not the latter is sacrificed on the altar of the former. (Still get a few stars for trying). The Bergamot tasting menu is clear evidence that you can be truly - almost wildly -... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Beacon St, Somerville, MA 02143-4304
  • Public Transportation: Harvard (Red Line) #86 Bus (Cleveland Circle, Sullivan Sq via Harvard Sq) #83 Bus (Rindge Avenue, Central Sq via Porter Sq)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-576-7700
Description
New restaurant

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?