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Best bars in West Cambridge, Cambridge

New American Restaurant
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“New American restaurant serving substantial, imaginative small plates. We recommend the pickled corn pancakes w/shishito peppers, crispy pork belly w/grits, and the secret burger.”
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Rock Club
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“If you want a delicious brunch, then come down Sinclair's. Your taste buds will definitely be satisfied. ”
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Gastropub
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“Amazing gastropub. Great, creative food, and a vast array of libations. Another Harvard staple.”
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Pub
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“Casual restaurant and bar that usually has a table open or a short wait (tough to find around here!) The food is good and relatively inexpensive, and they serve food until 1am! An 8 minute walk from us.”
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Italian Restaurant
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“Delicious Italian food. Hard to get reservations, but bar is first come first served. Pricey.”
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Gastropub
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“Excellent New American food, delicious cocktails, and live jazz make this an exceptional outing ”
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Bar
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“Fresh, beautifully prepared and presented locally sourced food. Great menu, great drinks. Friendly atmosphere. Go for some really good American cuisine.”
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American Restaurant
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“Venerable, welcoming mainstay for contemporary New England seasonal dishes & a garden courtyard.”
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Bar
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“Cozy restaurant with a nice fireplace in the winter and beautiful outdoor patio seating in the summer - great for people watching.”
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American Restaurant
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“A staple in Harvard square; one of the oldest establishments in the square. A 50s style bar and burger joint. Great for cheap eats and great beers. Also has an outdoor beer garden. 2 blocks from the cottage. ”
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Bar
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“Intimate bistro serving modern French-American cuisine. The crème brûlée foie gras is amazing. At night or for brunch on Sunday morning!”
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Bar
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“Another bar in Harvard Square. I think it costs a little less than the others. Maybe not.”
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Bar
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“Great place to hear live music and on Sunday there are spoken word poetry slams”
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Gastropub
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“New American food with a sophisticated vibe. The cocktails are also excellent”
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Brewery
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“Beer–inspiration to scribes and essential to the foundation of cultures–is the basis for & key ingredient in the remarkable embellished history of John Harvard’s.”
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Bar
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“Excellent Italian restaurant with an extensive menu with something for every taste. Upscale but well worth the money. ”
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