Warm Up in Cambridge


It is cold, we know. Fortunately, Cambridge hosts a lot of coffee and beer spots which tend to be the best places to warm up on a cold day. Drop us a line if you’d like to add something to the list!

Our Favorite Coffee Shops

1369 Coffee House

With two locations in Cambridge, 1369 Coffee House is a great community shop that offers coffee, tea, pastries and more! Check them out in Central and Inman Square.

Flour Bakery and Cafe

A Boston staple, Flour Bakery now has three Cambridge locations. The best baked goods,delicious beverages, and friendly staff – you won’t regret it!

Darwin’s LTD

Gluten free offerings, beer and wine, coffee, sandwiches, nitro cold brew – what’s not to love? Some options are based on location so check out the menus online.

Crema Cafe

In the heart of Harvard Square is a great cafe with sweets, treats, coffee, and tea. Check the upstairs area for more seating.


Tea, but still a great place to warm up. They have a vast amount of tea and helpful staff that will aid you in choosing the perfect cup for you.


Our Favorite Pubs

The Druid

Located in Inman Square, this classic Irish Bar is a great spot to stop for some food and beer.

Grendel’s Den

Grendel’s Den has daily food specials between 5-7:30, cheap drinks, and a cozy basement feel. They’ve been in Harvard Square since the 1960’s and is a family owned business.


A bit off the beaten path in Porter Square, this pub hosts live music every night with no cover. Local beers, friendly staff, and a really good burger!

Shay’s Pub and Wine Bar

A casual environment in Harvard Square serving up simple food, beer, and wine.

Lamplighter Brewing Company

One of many craft breweries in New England, Lamplighter offers a diverse selection of beer. Get a flight and some bar snacks while enjoying the ambience of a refurbished car garage.