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Tuesday July 10, 2018 Time: 5:30PM – 8:30PM

Each year foodies descend upon the Taste of Cambridge to sample the delicious, creative, healthy and award-winning cuisine that comprises our city – one of the most widely recognized restaurant destinations in the area. The Taste of Cambridge transforms Canal Park into a lush haven for gastronomical and gustatory indulgences of the highest order!

Our event is one of the great food sampling experiences in the region featuring 100+ local restaurants and local specialty butcher, cheese, honey, wine, beer, specialty drinks and coffee purveyors.


Feel good and do good!

Buy a ticket to this benefit and provide support local Cambridge non-profits doing direct service work in Cambridge in alcohol and drug prevention and treatment. The TOC helps to support non-profit alcohol and drug prevention and treatment programs each year.

Highlights of this Year’s Annual Taste of Cambridge include:

This year, we are “Sweet 16!”

We are offering a VIP Cruise option for our Taste and Spirit tickets for and additional $14.99. You will be cruising with Charles River Boat Company and Bombay Sapphire!  “Taste and Spirit” tier for $80, which includes all food, beverages, and 3 beer, wine or specialty cocktails. The “Taste” tier for $60 includes all food and non-alcoholic beverages (juices, teas, and specialty coffees). Children and Families are welcome! Get the ultimate Tasting Ticket for the under 12 set (accompanied by a parent):  Kids Tasting Tickets are available for $15.00 each for children 6 to 12; kids under six are free.

Mocktail contest! This year enjoy as Cambridge mixologists compete to make the most innovative and best-tasting mocktail in the “Peoples Republic”.

Best in Taste! Everyone gets a vote to elect the best “Taste” of Cambridge.  Your vote counts!



Interested in being a sponsor at the best dinner party of the year?


Become a Sponsor

For more information email Juliana Lyman at clab.exec@gmail.com or 617-312-0278


We wish to thank our 2016 gracious event sponsors:

Forest City Enterprises, Clear Channel, Bombay Sapphire, Deep Eddy Vodka, Harpoon Brewery, Pure Leaf Tea brought to you by Bon Appetit, Whole Foods Markets, Hubway, Paulaner Brewery, Lord Hobo Brewing, Down the Road Brewery, Sparkling Ice Beverages, Cambridge Office for Tourism, Grubhub, MIT, Boston Magazine, MMMMaven, Ace Bread, Irving House at Harvard, Pegasystems, Zinc Apartments, Late July Snacks, Trilogy Estate Sales, CLAB, The City of Cambridge, The Central Square Business Association and the Central Square Cultural District.