Gracenote’s second location in Kendall Square still has very good coffee, and there are even seats and wine available.
Written byJoel Ang
State Park is a laid-back restaurant in Kendall Square that serves all sorts of fried chicken.
Toscanini’s is probably Boston’s most well-known ice cream shop, and they’ve got some stellar scoops.
Vester is a Scandinavian-inspired coffee shop in Kendall Square with chic interiors and good coffee.
Sumiao is a Kendall Square restaurant that serves some great Hunan food.
Lily P’s is a restaurant in Kendall Square that serves fried chicken and oysters.
Cambridge Brewing Company is a brewpub in Kendall Square, and one of the oldest breweries in Boston.
Written byDan Secatore
Shy Bird is a counter-service chicken place in Kendall Square that’s also, weirdly, not a counter-service place, thanks to a full bar.
The Automatic is a spot in Kendall Square that’s kind of a bar, kind of a diner, and kind of a 1950′s airport lounge.
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Darwin’s is a big coffeeshop in Kendall Square that also serves beer, wine, and coffee cocktails.
Mamaleh’s is an excellent Jewish deli and sit-down restaurant in Kendall Square .
Cafe du Pays is a seriously cozy French-Canadian restaurant in Cambridge.
ArtScience is a Kendall Square restaurant that serves forgettable food and fantastic cocktails.
Area Four in Kendall Square feels kind of like a cafeteria, except it has pizza and beer flights instead of overdone burgers and chocolate milk.