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Cambridge Common

1667 Massachusetts Ave. (Sacramento St.) Send to Phone
Specializing in common bar food done uncommonly well, with large portions, low prices and 30 beers on tap.


Lunch Mon.-Sat., Dinner nightly, Brunch Sun.
Open late

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Cambridge Common, Cambridge, MA

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Cambridge Common Restaurant Review

: It should come as no surprise that Cambridge Common is favored by Harvard and Porter Square denizens. The come-as-you-are atmosphere features neon beer signs and wooden booths. And even though common wings, quarter pound burgers (available for less than $5) and brews (30 on tap with 16 constantly rotating) are its stock-in-trade, the Common at its best does them uncommonly well: fried dill pickle spears made with a beer batter and mac ‘n’ cheese bites. Stick-to-your-ribs entrées include creamy chicken potpie and a black bean burger topped with cheddar. After dinner, you can head downstairs to the Lizard Lounge to bump-and-grind the calories away to the nightly live entertainment (cover charges vary).

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