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Foundry On Elm

$$ - $$$American, ,
255 Elm St, Somerville, MA 02144-2956
+1 617-628-9999
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good61%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“steak frites” (10 reviews)
“cobb salad” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
255 Elm St, Somerville, MA 02144-2956
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for a few beers and light meal. Very happy with the large beer selection, friendly service and tasty food. This place is a step up in quality from some other nearby bars.

Thank cant83
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

This local spot was recommended to us by a shop owner in Boston we had dinner here and the food was excellent. we sat at the bar and the bartender was a true Irishman with the accent and all. over all the atmosphere was very...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 20 November 2017

This restaurant was very busy on a Saturday night, but all went well. Service was good, thought not particularly attentive, which was fine with us since we were planning on a leisurely meal. The food was very good, ranging from soups and sandwiches to full...More

Thank Stone13
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This restaurant is in the heart of Davis Square..a funky little area with a wide selection of restaurants and bars. The food was very good, I had Steak frites with the truffled fries. Others in my group had burgers, Coq au Vin, roasted cod with...More

Thank vacationhappy_11
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner at the Foundry, with very good pizzetas and good crab. Honestly, our waitress was likely one of the best we have ever had. She was great and we wish we remembered her name to give her credit! (She had the...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Last minute dinner at the foundry was great, food was outstanding as was the service. Had dinner with my wife, daughter and grandson. Very casual dinning but worth the trip as the burger is one of the highly recommended food items, I can assure the...More

Thank Larry S
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We stopped here looking for a nice restaurant to celebrate my daughters 14th birthday after a day of site seeing. We were pleasantly surprised as the food was delicious. I ordered the shrimp appetizer which was very favorable. My daughter said her grilled chicken sandwich...More

Thank Jeanne E
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I went early afternoon so it was quiet. By the time I left it was filling up with college students. The food is casual but great and the selection of beers is impressive! The waitresses were nice and friendly (and efficient). Started at bar and...More

Thank Mario C
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We had made reservations on Open Table but really did not need them. With a party of 6 we thought it would be safe to do so. We were seated immediately and also greeted by our server right way who took our drink order. He...More

Thank gidget&rocky
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Had dinner on a busy Friday night. Scallops and pork belly, pasta bolognese and crab cake for appetizer. Others at table had coq au vin. We were a large party an service handled it well. The bar was busy well into the night.

Thank james h
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 Elm St, Somerville, MA 02144-2956
  • Public Transportation: Redline Davis Square T-stop
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-628-9999
  • E-mail
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