At Cambridge Common, one thing we know for sure is that our success depends on the people who form our team. So we are always on the lookout for smart, friendly, energetic & positive people who would like to join us.

We hope you check back with us to see what we’re hiring for next!

Cambridge Common is a busy, welcoming neighborhood restaurant, open for indoor dining, takeout, and delivery, as well as seasonal outdoor dining (April – November) on our sidewalk patio.

Qualified employees are eligible to participate in our health insurance plan, dental plan & vision plan, paid vacation time, and employee meal program. We believe that our work is most fulfilling when we can be our authentic selves and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Located on Mass Ave., halfway between Harvard & Porter Squares, Cambridge Common is a family-owned restaurant, in business since 1996.

If interested in an open position listed below, please apply in person any time (1667 Mass Ave), or send an email to us at Find out more about Cambridge Common on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. We look forward to meeting you!

We Are Currently Hiring For The Following Positions:

Lizard Lounge Door

The Lizard Lounge is an intimate, inviting music club looking for a new staff member to provide a high quality experience to guests, as well as support the downstairs full-service bar. In its subterranean location attached to Cambridge Common, sensuous red lighting brings a unique vibe to performances, and, as the Huffington Post says, “feels like a house party without curfew.” This role is responsible for ticketing, running food, and bar backing the lounge, and is perfect for someone with bar or music venue experience. The Lizard Lounge operates Wednesday through Sunday nights, and this position requires applicants to be 21+.