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Cambridge Common



1667 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138

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(617) 547-1228

Cuisine: American Restaurants, Bars


4.7 of 5.0 from 123 reviews


price range:$11 to $25

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  • Brendan S.Great draft beer selection, and always one on cask. Pretty good vegetarian options, as well.

    55555 by Brendan S.


  • Sarah KVery cozy. Great fish and chips. It's a lot of fun

    55555 by Sarah K


  • Ryan CGreat fish and chips and pub fare. Good ambiance and reasonable

    55555 by Ryan C


  • Samir Nazirsolid beer selection and great for watching games

    55555 by Samir Nazir


  • Dana C.Excellent brunch! Must try the cornbread :)

    55555 by Dana C.


  • T NA gem where you can find all the diff kinds of people that Cambridge has to offer. Very cheap. Friendly waitstaff. Lots of beers. The melty grilled cheese is my fave for dipping into tomato soup! Nom

    55555 by T N


  • Lauren EGreat beer selection and have good burgers. Plus, they make a mean hard apple cider.

    55555 by Lauren E


  • Mary CGreat food

    55555 by Mary C


  • Constantin JNice bar food for low prices!

    55555 by Constantin J


  • Tiffany BDelicious nachos! And huge portion 😊

    55555 by Tiffany B


  • Seyda CaskurluGood salads..

    55555 by Seyda Caskurlu


  • Marion J.My favourite pub in Cambridge!

    55555 by Marion J.


  • Rodrigo JBest. Meat Loaf. Ever.

    55555 by Rodrigo J


  • Nicole L.great beer selection!

    55555 by Nicole L.


  • Aaron W.Great Veggie burger

    55555 by Aaron W.


  • Jeffrey good rotating beer selection, chicken nachos and burgers here are good too

    55555 by Jeffrey


  • Stephanie RivkinKinda dark.

    33333 by Stephanie Rivkin


  • Brian M.Great beer selection and specials.

    55555 by Brian M.


  • Sandra RubinchikOrder up a root beer float with actual alcoholic root beer! 🍦🍺

    55555 by Sandra Rubinchik


  • Chuck RoslofGreat beer selection with frequently rotating taps, but meh food (though the specials can be quite good and the veggie and black bean burgers are better-than-average).

    55555 by Chuck Roslof


  • Chuck RoslofA wonderful place to hang out, with generally friendly and accommodating staff (and there's rarely a wait).

    55555 by Chuck Roslof


  • ArielleOrder the macaroni and cheese bites.

    33333 by Arielle


  • Eric H.Very nice place to eat and have a beer.

    55555 by Eric H.


  • Walter JDeep-fried Mac-n-cheese! What could be better?

    33333 by Walter J


  • Louisa RigaliBuffalo wings: enough said.

    33333 by Louisa Rigali


  • Chuck RoslofGreat, frequently changing draft list.

    55555 by Chuck Roslof


  • Maggie D.This place is great for groups - they are very accommodating whether you call ahead or not.

    55555 by Maggie D.


  • Bryce CouncilThe fried pickles and Sriracha Chicken Pasta were excellent!

    55555 by Bryce Council


  • Gavin Ethe sriracha chicken pasta is very good

    55555 by Gavin E


  • Zac Ggreat beer selection. food is consistently good. service is typically good. recommend burgers, tater tots, and steak frites.

    55555 by Zac G


  • Eric O.Check out their 'Nitro' tap - it gives a draft an extra kick!

    55555 by Eric O.


  • AvaVeggie burgers are great, not a lot of other vegetarian options, though. I've also enjoyed the southwestern quesadilla without chicken.

    55555 by Ava


  • Erh@n RTry every beer they have. Some beers are seasonal and not ready all the time.

    55555 by Erh@n R


  • K KagetsuAmazing fish tacos

    55555 by K Kagetsu


  • Roze M.The Baja Burger is amazing. And the selection of beers, especially the specials they have every night, is great.

    55555 by Roze M.


  • Caitlin J.Slumbrew Flagraiser IPA is fresh & local!

    55555 by Caitlin J.


  • Caitlin J.Slumbrew! Trust me- get the Slumbrew!

    22222 by Caitlin J.


  • Megan MacLeanFried mac and cheese!

    55555 by Megan MacLean


  • Stephanie D.Currency have yuengling on draft! 16oz for $2.95 :) :)

    55555 by Stephanie D.


  • Krishnavajjala KLove those fried pickles potato tarts and lovely drafts drink it any time .. this is my favorite place to be

    55555 by Krishnavajjala K


  • Jay M.Boneless Buffalo Sandwich and sweet potato fries. Yup. That will do.

    55555 by Jay M.


  • Qichen Z.Mac and cheese bites. Do it and don't regret it.

    55555 by Qichen Z.


  • Marcus M.Overpriced drinks but good vibe...can catch some red Sox games at the bar

    33333 by Marcus M.


  • Serious EatsThis friendly neighborhood pub has a constantly changing, affordable beer selection and a menu of comfort-food classics.

    55555 by Serious Eats


  • Edward C.Love the staff beer samplers! Fried mozzarella is a tasty and decadent appetizer, also get the tremendous swordfish tips entree when it's available. Marinated in pesto and olive oil, it's fantastic!

    55555 by Edward C.


  • Sabrina M.Try the Seafood Paella - Quite salty, but still good. Even better with hot sauce. My first time eating mussels, and I quite enjoyed them. (via @Foodspotting)

    55555 by Sabrina M.


  • Michael C.Sweet potato fries. Just eat them

    55555 by Michael C.


  • Eric A.Go down the stairway to nowhere…if you dare

    22222 by Eric A.


  • Tom P.Beer and comfort food, can't ever go wrong with that

    55555 by Tom P.


  • Jesse K.CHEESE NACHOS AND BEER PUNCH.

    55555 by Jesse K.


  • Jackiez G.Really excellent $5 burger. Get the curly fries and a brewski to go with and you're golden.

    55555 by Jackiez G.


  • James M.So much beer on tap.

    55555 by James M.


  • Claire T.always order mac and cheese bites, regardless of alcohol selection (and quantity).

    55555 by Claire T.


  • ErickGet a beer, it's beer.

    55555 by Erick


  • DigBostonJ. Pat recommends the Boulder Mojo on Nitro, as it's one of the only beers on nitrogen he's fully enjoyed.

    55555 by DigBoston


  • Matt P.If chili is the soup of the day/night, get it. Well worth it.

    55555 by Matt P.


  • Manda S.Best bloody *ever* and deviled eggs and great veggie food if you're into that.. ;)

    55555 by Manda S.


  • Lara K.The Smokehouse burger is awesome!!

    55555 by Lara K.


  • Sammie D.Great environment, great staff, great food! If you're in town or visiting your kids at school, stop by for sweet potato fries, Mac and Cheese bites, an local beer!

    55555 by Sammie D.


  • Eric A.These 14 brews are always on tap

    55555 by Eric A.


  • Eric A.Don't forget to check the specials, they never disappoint! Take this goat cheese stuffed tortellini with grilled chorizo and broccoli…

    55555 by Eric A.


  • Liz C.Beer Punchhhhhh it's part of ever Lesley girls diet haha

    55555 by Liz C.


  • Eric A.The Buffalo sandwich is a great alternative to a burger — get it spicy!

    55555 by Eric A.


  • Kyle M.Gaucho burger..... so good.

    55555 by Kyle M.


  • Allison S.Great food but the staff has some attitude... Especially today's hostesses

    55555 by Allison S.


  • Roze M.If u r looking for a light yet filling meal, get the southwestern quesadilla and a cup of clam chowder.

    55555 by Roze M.


  • Jin L.Cape Ann sunrise saison is nasty

    33333 by Jin L.


  • Ryan B.The beer punch will get you drunk.

    33333 by Ryan B.


  • Phalla C.BEERS on tap!!! :-)

    55555 by Phalla C.


  • BULLDOG GinTonight's the night for defiant taste and a bold spirit. Call BULLDOG at the bar.

    33333 by BULLDOG Gin


  • Eric A.If you don't get the fried pickles, you're doing it wrong

    33333 by Eric A.


  • Eric A.Can't go wrong with the Baja Burger

    55555 by Eric A.


  • Mark N.The Satanic wings are phenomenal, but blue cheese could be better.

    55555 by Mark N.


  • Joshua B.Surprisingly good music.

    55555 by Joshua B.


  • Alicia V.The brunch menu is amazing!

    55555 by Alicia V.


  • Yulia L.Come at 7 so you could get a seat!!!!

    33333 by Yulia L.


  • Travis R.Boneless wing sandwich, add bacon? Can't get any better!

    55555 by Travis R.


  • Tracy S.The pitcher of beer punch can easily be split in two. Great brunch here, or if you're looking for apps, I love the chicken nachos!

    55555 by Tracy S.


  • JakeDrink. Drink until you forget.

    22222 by Jake


  • Tatiana M.FRIED PICKLES. Thats all I have to say.

    55555 by Tatiana M.


  • Le Z.You can swap the side of fries for tater tots, yum.

    55555 by Le Z.


  • Boston.comServed in a 20 oz. "Hurricane" glass, sips of this very spicy Bloody will reveal a zesty kind of flavor, from the peppadew pepper-infused vodka and an array of pickled veggies.

    55555 by Boston.com


  • Richard S.Fried pickles, lemonade punch with beer and mad elf

    55555 by Richard S.


  • mattThey occasionally have some San Diego beers.

    55555 by matt


  • LauraIt's not on the menu, but your server can bring caramel sauce, ranch dressing and/or chocolate sauce for your sweet potato fries. Enjoy with a local brew. Happy dipping!

    55555 by Laura


  • Rob S.If you're not sure what to go for, go with the 'Staff Pick'. Four 5oz beer samplers. Tasty!

    55555 by Rob S.


  • Megan B.Black bean burger= phenomenal

    55555 by Megan B.


  • Eric A.If it's on tap, get the Fox Barrel Maiden of Orleans — amazing!

    55555 by Eric A.


  • Zac E.Awesome place. Allows you to take "sampler" of four beers of your choice. Always a good time.

    55555 by Zac E.


  • Kevin H.Awesome beer selection (and great staff who knows all about it & can help novices like me) + great burgers. Oh, and fried pickles. Get fried pickles.

    55555 by Kevin H.


  • Paul H.The burgers are decent while the buns are too stiff!

    33333 by Paul H.


  • Edward J.Avoid the hamburgers and cheeseburgers.

    33333 by Edward J.


  • Pete V.The Satanic Burger is overhyped and not that spicy, still good though.

    33333 by Pete V.


  • Micaela G.The Teriyaki Burger, while very delicious, may require a fork and knife approach... as it is very juicy.

    55555 by Micaela G.


  • Leela W.The chili is amazing

    55555 by Leela W.


  • AnnieBest bloody marys ever...especially if you like them spicy...cures any hangover.

    55555 by Annie


  • Dereck K.Smokin' Side Car Yo!

    55555 by Dereck K.


  • BostonTweetCambridge Common has 31 beers on tap and almost all of them are under $5!

    55555 by BostonTweet


  • Philippa C.Veggie burgers are delicious tons of yummy toppings.

    55555 by Philippa C.


  • schneidermike s.Tell them @belchingmonkey sent you for craft beer

    55555 by schneidermike s.


  • DrinkCraftBeer DFried pickles and a great craft beer selection! Get an IPA and the fried pickles... use the chipotle dipping sauce.

    55555 by DrinkCraftBeer D


  • Erica A.you can get a four beer sampler of anything they have on tap.

    55555 by Erica A.


  • Kristopher H.Try the corn chowda

    55555 by Kristopher H.


  • Christopher H.The Greek Salad is amazing - ask for extra Feta.

    55555 by Christopher H.


  • Andy DSouthern fried chicken is amazing. Lots of options from great breweries on tap as well.

    55555 by Andy D


  • Jon F.The brewery-specific Beer dinners are awesome! You get to meet the brewer, and eat amazing food paired with awesome beer.

    55555 by Jon F.


  • Joe A.You must get the the sweet potato fries. Best I've had in a while.

    55555 by Joe A.


  • Desiree TDill pickles aren't actually dill pickles. If you like them on a burger, get provolone and bbq sauce- thank me later. BTW, EPIC curly fries.

    55555 by Desiree T


  • Rob PGo with the Daily IPA. It is always a hoppy revelation. The satanic chicken fingers are awesome, too.

    55555 by Rob P


  • mike l.Great beer selection, awesome bar tenders, great crowd

    55555 by mike l.


  • Jonathan M.Great selection of beers. Tater Tots. Fried pickles. 'Nuff said.

    55555 by Jonathan M.


  • Anthony R.Try the fried pickles! Shockingly good.

    55555 by Anthony R.


  • Dhairav D.my regular favorite is the fresh mozzarella sandwich. also had tried the risotto in veg alfredo sauce once from the specials menu, was really good

    55555 by Dhairav D.


  • Paul C.What I liked about this place was there tons of seating throughout the place and it seemed like it was pretty popular place to come on a Saturday night. Beer was decently priced as well!

    55555 by Paul C.


  • mark G.At camb common; hard to argue with tater tots and the beer selection. veggie burger is also good.

    55555 by mark G.


  • Jon S.Best beer selection (no lie) with cheapest prices around. New cask every Wednesday. Check out monthly beer dinners. www.cambridgerestaurant.com

    55555 by Jon S.


  • Eric A.Get the Allagash Curieux when it's on tap - tripel with vanilla and coconut flavors!

    55555 by Eric A.


  • Beth Kgo to cambridge common and create a sampler of your own! there are always new beers on tap! and, while you're there, have the mac & cheese bites and sweet potato fries!

    55555 by Beth K


  • Ajit V.get the tomato basil soup bowl off menu. really good & has Indian flair: strangly tastes like butter chix / tikka masala - it's great

    55555 by Ajit V.


  • Greg S.Drink the Lake Placid Ubu Ale when on tap.

    55555 by Greg S.


  • Greg S.Drink the Lake Placid Ubu Ale when on tap...awesome.

    55555 by Greg S.


  • Eric A.Wow, try the Southern Tier Jah*va Coffee Stout, excellent (and 11% abv)!

    55555 by Eric A.


  • Eric A.Get the Victory Golden Monkey beer

    55555 by Eric A.


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