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Mc Kenna's Cafe

109 Savin Hill Ave Ste C, Boston, MA 02125-1442
+1 617-825-8218
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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05:30 - 16:00All hours
American, Cafe
109 Savin Hill Ave Ste C, Boston, MA 02125-1442
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

I live on Savin Hill and have been coming here for years! The prices are great, the food is plentiful, and the food is excellent!

Thank Jon B
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

For the most part I've had good experiences and will return. The bacon is too hard at times, burnt toast a couple times but I swear they have good breakfast options, try them out and you will get your monies worth...

Thank MzD_Boston
Reviewed 21 October 2016

There was a line with a long 30 minute wait but we had already driven from one place so we didn't want to try and find another; especially since our driver was not familiar with this area. A couple of us waited outside to soak...More

Thank tibber55
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

On the positive side, this place has really good food (and coffee/tea) in a small but nicely decorated cafe. However, the service was REALLY slow especially given that there were only 4 or 5 tables with customers. Also, the kitchen/dishwasher area (no door) is visible...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The omelets are spectacular, service is great. We knew it was good when we saw Boston police and other locals enjoying food here. :)

Thank Marianne S
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I encourage everyone to have breakfast at this establishment, I've tried many dishes, only real complaints I have is there home fries are not for me, the bacon tends to be over fried but you can request soft. Anything else you're golden, try them, you...More

Thank MzD_Boston
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Found that the staff were so friendly and nothing was too much. We went every morning for our breakfast and some of the regular staff got to know us. I have never tasted coffee like it. Very handy to pop in and get breakfast and...More

Thank Brigid D
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

I have been going to Mc Kenna's for a while, I love this place. My dislikes are minimal, they over cook bacon and toast but I started specifying and they try and fix. Not a big fan of home fries, that's my biggest dislike...Try it...More

Thank MzD_Boston
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Since I move to this are I have been going to Mc Kenna's at least twice a week for brunch. The service is great, food is great and the atmosphere! The place is always clean, theres such a great mix of race! My favorite is...More

Thank NicteT
Reviewed 21 October 2015

This is a super tiny restaurant right next to the Savin Hill T stop. We ate here twice during our stay in Boston, and both meals were really good. The portions were very generous, the food was really great, old school diner food, and the...More

1  Thank Beachbum2473
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
05:30 - 16:00
05:30 - 16:00
05:30 - 16:00
05:30 - 16:00
05:30 - 16:00
05:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 Savin Hill Ave Ste C, Boston, MA 02125-1442
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Dorchester / Roxbury / Mattapan
  • Neighbourhood: Dorchester / Roxbury / Mattapan
  • Phone Number: +1 617-825-8218
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