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Casablanca Restaurant - CLOSED

40 Brattle St, Ste 4, Cambridge, MA 02138-3761
+1 617-876-0999
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good45%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
13 May 2014
“Food average, vibe great, location excellent”
28 Jul 2013
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, African, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
40 Brattle St, Ste 4, Cambridge, MA 02138-3761
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Reviewed 13 May 2014

The first time I went to Casablanca my mouth turned down. The food wasn't particularly good either and has not improved. BUT its a great place to meet friends for a drink before heading out somewhere else in Harvard Square for a show, play, meal,...More

Thank Africanjade
Reviewed 28 July 2013

It has closed. Nothing else to say. They are no longer in business. Closed closed closed closed closed

1  Thank akadoublej
Reviewed 9 January 2013

Boo Hoo, end of an era! Used to love this place, especially the bar, but as of 1/1/2013 it is no more. Actually had a job interview dinner there once and had dinner here with man friends. No use talking about the food, but do...More

1  Thank Clio47
Reviewed 6 November 2012

Pleasant lower-level place off Brattle Square. We went tapas-style. The quality was great. Our server was top-notch - one of the best ever!

1  Thank too-err-ist
Reviewed 27 October 2012

A restaurant or bar that depends on the famous movie for its theme is always suspect, but in this case Casablanca is a comfortable, even homey, spot in a convenient spot near the main part of Harvard Square. Our drinks were full strength and our...More

1  Thank LanSluderBelize
Reviewed 1 October 2012

Good veggie options were available, servers were well informed about the menu and happy to offer suggestions. Sadly this restaurant is closing at the end of the year.

1  Thank Harshbutfair50
Reviewed 22 August 2012

Casablanca is a well established institution right in Harvard Square, a destination that's soon to close (rumors have it the closing's been postponed from later this month to the end of September). Whenever it happens, it'll be a sad day in my book. I've met...More

1  Thank lee768
Reviewed 10 June 2012

The food is creative and well prepared, an exotic blend of Moroccan, Mediterranean and Turkish cuisine. While popular for years with its Casablanca movie mural reflected in the large bar mirror, it has gotten better with time. I'd rate it one of the top 10...More

1  Thank Cantabrigian038
Reviewed 23 April 2012

Have not been to this restaurant in years and found it was a good choice to come back to. Great location in Harvard Square, nice ambiance and quite good food. The menu was creative and local, service good and reasonably priced

1  Thank BostonTravelynn
Reviewed 15 October 2011

We ate here at lunchtime .The bar area is very pleasant . We shared several appetizers . The service was good , and we didn't feel rushed . A nice place to bring your college kid . The room decor is very soothing .

1  Thank fauxmaven
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Brattle St, Ste 4, Cambridge, MA 02138-3761
    (Church St.)
  • Public Transportation: Harvard square T stop on the red line. Also all busses arriving at Harvard square.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-876-0999
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