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Busy Bee Restaurant

1046 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-4001
+1 617-566-8733
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“egg sandwich” (3 reviews)
“pot roast” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner, Deli
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1046 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-4001
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Busy Bee Restaurant, Not too many like these left...It's my regular spot for old timey, atmosphere, service and fare.....Home cooking, Greek Family run restaurant on busy Beacon Street, Brookline just past Audubon Sq. on way to Coolidge Corner on Green Line T. Great for Breakfast,...More

Thank LauraMontgomeryUSA
Reviewed 10 April 2018

My family and I recommend this diner to any of our family/friends visiting Boston. Owned and operated by a local family, they take great pride in their food and their service. Conveniently located at the St Mary's stop on the "T", these folks will cook...More

Thank Wendy L
Reviewed 2 March 2018

I love finding these old school diners. The ladies here were great and my food was very good. When the rest of my day was full of meetings [with my carryon bags] then straight to the airport starting my day at Busy Bee was exactly...More

Thank SeatOfMyPntsTravelr
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

We were away for the weekend and looking for a little spot for breakfast. The Busy Bee hit the spot! Exceptional service, we ordered and our made to order breakfast was on our table in about 7 minutes!!! Portions were perfect and the price was...More

Thank anitabz2016
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Nothing fancy here. Just a nice little diner with booths and counter stools. Service is quick and friendly. Breakfast is typical diner fare, and is very good. They only take cash.

Thank Bob T
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Terrific simple little joint, serving the best pancakes, we have ever had. Worth to travel for, for a super nice breakfast. Don't expect fancy dishes and Denny's-like menus - but the food is good, hearty and plenty.

Thank 33Holly
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

I had the western omelet. This came with toast and potatoes. He had over easy. Both were cooked as requested and served promptly. Small place with about seven booths. Counter seating for a few. Clean bathroom. Would recommend In business for 50 years so that...More

Thank WonderWoman20162016
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This was a nice old school diner located on Beacon Street in Brookline. The food was good the portions were huge and it was very inexpensive. Cool little breakfast spot.!!!

Thank Dan N
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We have been going there for yrs. Food is good staff is great ( most of them are ) Donna is my favorite . Friendly warm make you feel very comfortable . I give them a 10 star! It's just good I recommend it to...More

Thank three3wildcats
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is a popular place. We had brunch (omelettes, pancakes). The food and service were good as were the prices!

Thank travellerLPM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 12
Cuisine
American, Diner, Deli
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1046 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-4001
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-566-8733
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