While some light snacks and refreshments will be available at the Music Building during the conference, you may want to grab something to eat elsewhere. Here are some quick tips, but don’t forget to ask locals for their personal favourites.
Just a two-minute walk from the Music Building, by far the nearest source of sustenance are the food trucks in front of Harvard’s Science Center. Check out truck schedules for Friday & Saturday »
Harvard Square is the nearest area to the conference with restaurants, cafés and bars. Less than 10-minutes away on foot, here are some recommendations for places to get quick bites to eat.
Neighbours on Brattle Street, just off Harvard Square. Felipe’s offers quick tacos, tortillas and quesadillas, while Crema has a range of soups, quiches, baked goods and coffee.
This tiny pizza place offers a creative variety of toppings, so you can grab a couple of slices and head back to hear the next session.
All vegetarian, fresh and local, Clover serves speedy wraps, salads and plates to go or eat in.
Cafés, Tea & Coffee
If you’re in need of some downtime there are several places to sit down and get some work done or gather your thoughts.
- Crema Café, mentioned above, is popular but has plenty of seating, hot drinks and pastries.
- A little further afield, Biscuit sells a delicious range of pastries as well as hot & cold sandwiches.
- Also nearby are Starbucks and Peet’s Coffee & Tea.