Our Story

Located adjacent to Kimpton Hotel Marlowe, Bambara's Bambara Kitchen and Bar opened its doors in East Cambridge, MA over 15 years ago. The welcoming cool blues of the restaurant are enhanced through locally focused art, featuring a large glass map of Cambridge and its surroundings.

Bambara embraces Mediterranean heritage and classic and modern techniques, delivering a menu that is original yet approachable. The cuisine is complimented by Bambara's sincere hospitality focusing on detailed and warm service. Local residents and travelers alike enjoy the personable atmosphere while imbibing specialty cocktails that accent the flavors profiles from the kitchen.

Bambara's flexible space becomes extra special when hosting your private event. From graduations and rehearsal dinners or company parties, our combination of food, service and East Cambridge location is unparalleled. We look forward to serving you.

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