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Life Alive

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765 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-3303
+1 617-354-5433
08:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 19:00
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Despite the crazy lines and expense - a bowl and smoothly can runs about $20! - I love to treat myself occasionally when I'm in Central Square.

Thank Farmie63
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

relax, sit back and enjoy fine vegetarian cuisine custom prepped and served by truly a positive energy staff

Thank DarthWoz
Lyon, France
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I discovered Life Alive three years ago and although I've tried many many other vegetarian restaurants since then, this is still my favorite by a long shot! I almost always get the "Goddess" (and add avocado and egg to it) its absolutely delicious. The sauce they put on it is the key, it's amazing. Their smoothies and juices are also... More 

Thank sixhoursbefore
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

The restaurant offers an interesting juice collection and great dishes. If not too hungry you can split a dish. The juices are a bit expensive but very original.

Thank Brian S
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We had a nice night out with friends, the place was very busy as it was a Saturday evening but the line was moving very fast. There are places to sit downstairs. The food was very fresh and tasty, interesting combination and all in all a very tasty and good experience.

Thank Maya B
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Didn't love this place initially but second try of the bowls -- hooked! Excellent tasty and very healthy bowls. My fave smoothie is the love alive and sub out the chia seeds for coconut ice cream. The alchemist is a must have bowl

Thank Jenny T
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39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

We really enjoyed the salad plates- big bowls of organic vegan goodness. Drinks were also interesting and tasty. It was pretty packed when we arrived, service was initially chaotic and the hippy staff didn't look set to cope. But, we forgot about this once we found a quiet spot downstairs and our tasty lunch arrived.

Thank BryanDubai
Boston, MA
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Fresh ingredients and very tasty dishes. Whether it's the juices, the smoothies or the meals - everything tastes amazing!! Awesome for vegetarians and Vegans or anybody that believes that you are what you eat. Word of caution: depending on the time of day, it can get very busy at this location of Life Alive, but the food is definitely worth... More 

Thank Mipmip19
Singapore, Singapore
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156 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

When our AirBnb host recommended Life Alive to us, we thought it sounded good. Little did we know it wasn't going to be just "good" - it is awesome! The line to order was very long but it's worth the wait (and the wait wasn't all that long anyway - they process orders fairly quickly). I ordered a demi Explorer... More 

Thank BrendaB247365
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109 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Many times I am skeptical of organic restaurants but this place was VERY busy and the food was fresh and excellent. Even though the line was long they gave free maple seltzer to drink while we waited . I would definitely recommend and I will be soon.

Thank jackmandl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 765 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-3303
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-354-5433

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