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Temazcal Cantina

#285 of 2,413 Restaurants in Boston}
$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
250 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210-2027
+1 617-439-3502
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“guacamole” (47 reviews)
“tacos” (24 reviews)
“mole poblano” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
250 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210-2027
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with friends a while back. The water view is wonderful and the food is excellent. There is a chips/salsa/guac sampler that's a must-try. Though I'm not a margarita drinker, friends thought they were the best they've had. It can be loud at times but...More

Thank Amazon77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We actually considered ordering more than one for the 4 of us !! So fresh so delicious so full of lobster ! Enjoy our lobster quac fish tacos and fajitas !! Love the setting and enjoy going whenever we have a chance !!

Thank Esmosier
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stop in here a few times a year and the food is always good. The deck seating can’t be beat in the warm weather. Be warned that it can be very noisy inside the restaurant.

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant has very nice atmosphere and great margaritas. The taco appetizer is very good and short ribs even better. We had a very nice time with friends. I do think that the waiters have to learn to remove the dirty dishes before bringing the...More

Thank syan0vich
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great experience at this restaurant on our visit in 2016 and it was the first place we visited on this year's trip to Boston! The restaurant is located right on the seaport and this is the best part about it if you...More

Thank TahitiZ
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Temazcal refers to themselves as upscale Mexican food, but the reality is that they are upscale Tex-Mex food, done very well. I went on a very busy Thursday evening with 2 friends. We didn’t have to wait for a table, but service was very slow....More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant by the sea side having good Mexican food. The quality of food is average though reasonably priced. The outdoor seating is beautiful given the weather is nice.

Thank Muwaffaq J
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I came here with some co-workers for a team event and we had a blast. First of all, the location is amazing. Located right on the water in the Seaport, you get a great view of the ocean no matter where you sit here. They...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 13 August 2017

The food was a solid B+--not quite as much flavor and spice as I would have preferred but probably enough for most people. Good guacamole. Good tacos. Good fajitas. Mole was not the best and would not recommend that. Lunch on outdoor patio provides a...More

Thank AZBell
Reviewed 10 August 2017

My wife and I had dinner here. This place is right on the harbor and has outside tables right by a dock. A few water taxis came and went while we ate. The service was great. Our server was knowledgeable, friendly and there when needed....More

Thank JimboTheWary
Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
This area has been expanding and becoming more and
more popular, for good reason. Not surprisingly, the
seaport district of South Boston is located
beautifully along the water. The area is designed for
easy strolling along the HarborWalk, and there are
bars and restaurants for all ages and budgets. The
Institute of Contemporary Art is located in this area
in a contemporary building with an absolutely stunning
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210-2027
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
  • Neighbourhood: Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
  • Phone Number: +1 617-439-3502
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