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East Coast Grill

1271 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02139

East Coast Grill restaurant information
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East Coast Grill has a pretty straightforward philosophy: wicked fresh, local seafood; slow and low BBQ; and big bold flavors, in a professional yet casual environment. And it seems to be working for them. The casual Inman Square eatery has been bustling since 1985.

Brightly colored walls, whimsical light fixtures and tirelessly friendly staff give nightly dinner service and Sunday brunch a relaxed, upbeat vibe. But the lighthearted approach to the dining experience belies the seriousness with which they approach their cooking.

Despite an ownership change in early 2012, the restaurant upholds the standards of its original owner, James Beard Award-winning chef and cookbook author Chris Schlesinger, whose southern upbringing, beach bum days and pyromaniacal tendencies lay the culinary groundwork for the menu.

News and Events at East Coast Grill restaurant

East Coast’s Cinco de Mayo
East Coast Grill has a reputation for bringing the heat (Hell Night, anyone?), so their Cinco de Mayo celebrations are ...

Jazz Fest Comes to Cambridge
East Coast Grill brings the Big Easy to Inman this week with Jazz Fest-inspired specials from chef Jason Heard.

East Coast Grill Gives You Wings
The wing’s the thing at East Coast Grill on Monday, March 9th.


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1271 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02139

East Coast Grill

1271 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02139

  • Sun: 11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
  • Sat: 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
  • Sun-Thur: 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Fri, Sat: 5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
late night
  • Thur-Sat: 10:00 PM - 1:00 AM
  • phone 617-491-6568
  • reservations recommended
  • parking nearby garage, on-street
  • valet no
  • accessibility full
  • capacity: 100
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