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True Bistro

1153 Broadway, Teele Square, Somerville, MA 02144-1742
+1 617-627-9000
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1153 Broadway, Teele Square, Somerville, MA 02144-1742
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Reviewed 16 October 2014 via mobile

Visiting the area for a conference was looking for a unique dining experience and found it. The ravioli were to die for. Outstanding service and reasonably priced

Thank PatriciaL21
Reviewed 14 October 2014

I have to preface this review by letting you know that I enjoy eating meat. If you're still reading, you probably enjoy eating meat as well. If that's the case, fear not! You will not be disappointed by True Bistro. I have a lot of...More

2  Thank jgiano
Reviewed 26 September 2014

OK, I'll admit it. I'm married, but ... I'm in love. With a restaurant. It's just that whenever I'm near this restaurant, True Bistro, I feel all happy and giddy and tingly inside. I'm not exaggerating. The main challenge for me at True is ......More

Thank goobers_honey
Reviewed 25 August 2014

We ate dinner here as a birthday celebration for our daughter. She's a vegan and we are not, but having said that, it really was not at all about eating vegan. (At least for me, I think vegan and I think healthy and often times...More

1  Thank Momcab
Reviewed 2 August 2014

True Bistro is a vegan restaurant, so it is healthy as well as delicious. We four had different dishes, including salads, soup, small plates, large plates, and desserts. Each of us tasted the others' food and we agreed that everything was very good. My favorite...More

1  Thank Saussy
Reviewed 29 May 2014

I have eaten here twice over the past couple years and the food was delicious and a extraordinary mix of vegan cuisine. The desserts are especially decandent!

Thank John P
Reviewed 7 April 2014

Forget that this is a vegan restaurant - all vegan, so it's such a joy for a true vegan, being able to order anything at all with complete abandon, no need to worry about hidden dairy, etc! But indeed, forget that, if you are not...More

3  Thank lexmiller
Reviewed 24 February 2014

This is such an amazing restaurant. Great food for vegans and those who just enjoy interesting tasty food. All the options are so inventive and creative. Definitely worth a try even if you aren't vegan or vegetarian. The ambiance is wonderful and it's so nice...More

Thank Spudilike
Reviewed 12 January 2014

We loved it & we're both meat eaters. Dragged here by our vegan pal, we were surprised and very pleased with everything!

Thank Honeybadger1958
Reviewed 23 December 2013

I've been wanting to try True Bistro for more than a year and finally made it there. I regret waiting so long! It was a delicious meal. I started with a leek and parsnip soup that was outstanding. There are small plates and large plates,...More

Thank Bruins-Fanatic
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1153 Broadway, Teele Square, Somerville, MA 02144-1742
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-627-9000
  • E-mail
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