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Busy Bee Restaurant

1046 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-4001
+1 617-566-8733
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“egg sandwich” (3 reviews)
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American, Diner, Delicatessen
1046 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-4001
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

A diner in the city! It's been there for years! Daily Specials! For lunch I usually get the grilled hot dog. On friday's the best special is Fried Clam Plate!

Thank denbro
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

What a cute little diner! The food was great and we had a nice conversation with the staff! Down to earth people and that is so refreshing! Yummy omlettes!

Thank Dani S
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went for breakfast. He got the Spanish omelette, which he loved. I got french toast with bacon and home fries. Home fries were good but luke warm and the French toast was covered in a thick gross layer of egg. I...More

Thank Chelsey W
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Small diner tucked into Audobon Circle. Friendly wait staff and cooks with quick turnaround on meals. They are superb with all of the breakfast staples (pancakes, eggs, omelets, etc.) Their corned beef hash is superb. The only draw back is that they can get busy...More

Thank 30Cros
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Obviously a long standing local diner. Great food. Fast, hot, tasty and reasonably priced. We'll be back if we are in the area.

Thank Japruzze
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

This place was a terrific diner, complete with adorable aqua booths and real old fashioned diner waitresses. Nothing fancy here, but solid home cooking and a clean and friendly environment. Wonderful home fries and perfectly cooked eggs... my mushroom and cheese omelette was the best...More

Thank CafeBetsy
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Wow...That was super quick! Very beneficial when parking at the local meters. Across from the T on Beacon Street, this classic diner type cafe has the old fashioned, pale aqua colored stools at the counter where the cooks make the food right in front of...More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I found a gem of a breakfast restaurant. Great home cooked food. Yummy Breakfast all day, great dinners as well. Wish you were opened on Sunday my morning just wasn't the same today.

Thank Gail M
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Setting: Diner with turquoise seats, bar area and booths. Right next to St Mary's station. Food: Blueberry pancake with bacon was fine. The bacon was precooked as expected but still crispy, the blueberry pancake was soft but not fluffy, loaded with blueberries and maple syrup...More

Thank Jonathan L
Reviewed 28 December 2016

A real Diner in the world of fake everything! The food is tremendous! Large portions at a small price point. Different specials, daily. You can come every day of the week and have a great, new dining experience. Highly recommended! I love this palce!

Thank mdlyonsx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1046 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-4001
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-566-8733
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