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Peet's Coffee & Tea

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100 Mount Auburn St, Cambridge, MA 02138-5051
+1 617-492-1844
06:00 - 21:30
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Sun 06:30 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 06:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
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Attleboro, Massachusetts
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016

You can't be more centrally located than Peet's for a cup of coffee. Next to Grendel's Den, famous for a Supreme Court case way back when. You're in the heart of Cambridge and Peet's has a big selection of coffee drinks and snacks. Service was good, and there's plenty of seating. If you want to have a long, pleasant chat... More 

Thank hamjambo
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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429 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 277 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

On a wet day in Cambridge Peet's provided a welcome cup of tea and a chance to get out of the rain. It’s a popular choice with the locals and students, so there was quite a queue. Free wifi. An alternative to Starbucks.

Thank DunelmArts
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2 reviews
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

I liked the Raspberry cheese Danish & coffee was perfect, Friendly staff, location in Harvard square..

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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Damn good coffee, friendly staff, cool place, well priced. My coffee was cold brewed iced and delicious

Thank cookn76
Boston, Massachusetts
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291 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Long lines but at least they are staffed so it moves sorta fast. Not to cheap like all typical flavored water places. A nice park seating around outside.

Thank maxrebos
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

For Brazilians who don't like the dirty water of Starbucks, here is a good place. I always ask for the coffee of the day.

Thank Andréa M
Narragansett, Rhode Island
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112 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

A local favorite for coffee and conversation with good seating and and Amazing location right off Harvard Square! Dont miss the good tea and sweets too!

Thank cubes1234
Umea, Sweden
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Cambridge has a nice Peets with fast and friendly service. Being from Europe I like the vibe and nice seating area outside thats perfect for people watching

Thank asamar
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110 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Good use of quality coffee beans. Great selection of pastries and muffins. Reasonably priced. Clean premises with lots of light and space.

Thank eyespytraveler
Riverside, California
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2,147 reviews
1,181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 489 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

It's not in my top ten. I don't get the hype at all other than it's more popular here than anywhere else in the country.

Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
06:30 - 20:00
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Mount Auburn St, Cambridge, MA 02138-5051
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-492-1844

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