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Boston Sail Loft Restaurant

80 Atlantic Ave, Boston, MA 02110-3614
+1 617-227-7280
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“chowder” (190 reviews)
“fish and chips” (70 reviews)
“lobster” (114 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
80 Atlantic Ave, Boston, MA 02110-3614
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was recommended to visit by another guest in my bed and breakfast and I am glad! The venue is cosy but cool and the view over the harbour is overly. The menu is extensive and pretty much everything sounded good! I had the appetiser...More

Thank Loubab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chose this restaurant after reviewing trip advisor, We both chose the fish and chips. Meal was plentiful , couldn't eat all, fish was cooked very nice again more than enough, service was good, good value, I would describe this place as a bar / restaurant...More

Thank andrewpaulcarter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a long day of being tourists we wanted a quiet and peaceful meal. The atmosphere was lovely and the staff recognised we were in no rush and so gave us plenty of time to look at the menu and chat. The menu was extensive...More

Thank readersFolkestone
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So we found the Boston Sail loft from Trip advisor, the clam chowder was so delicious but very very very feeling. I was with my husband, and my son. We each got the soup and something else. We did not touch any of the other...More

Thank LDB277
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted a locals place to eat, not the busy fast service tourist spots so this was recommended. Quiet on wharf overlooking water. We had fisherman’s platter and swordfish sandwich, both very good and fresh. The fisherman’s platter was plentiful over a large amount of...More

Thank Helen A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was looking for the Boston Experience while attending a conference. Tried this place because of the overflowing bowl of chowder on the zomato picture. It was a good meal. Great service, several locals at the bar watching games and having a good time. The...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We were in the city for an event and went out of our way to dine at Boston Sail Loft after reading reviews on TripAdvisor. Unfortunately, despite no mention on their website and the continued display of a large banner saying “OPEN”, we found a...More

1  Thank Peter_01039
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We enjoyed the most amazing thick chowder & light, fluffy fish & chips! Draft beer wasn't available (something was hinky with the keg taps) but the selection of bottled beer was adequate. We sat at the bar & enjoyed the company of both the bartender...More

1  Thank Susan K
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Very nice restaurant, tasty food and great view. For a window seat we had to wait for almost an hour and didn't have much time, so we just took another seat and enjoyed the friendly service and great food. Prices are fair and that's a...More

2  Thank metorresf
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

I don't know if they have one every day, but I went on a Saturday and their Saturday menu was amazing! I got the Cajun codfish burger and it was cooked well but lacked flavour Tbh. Service plus being right on the water made up...More

2  Thank dolphingrid
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Response from Frasbo | Reviewed this property |
yes, Aquarium, about 400 yards
8 January 2018|
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Sorry, I have no idea.....call a local Uber driver.
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According to TaxiFareFinder the fee will be approximately $13.73. According to Google maps it should be about 12 minutes though that could change depending what time you're planning to get there. At rush hour it will always... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Atlantic Ave, Boston, MA 02110-3614
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston
  • Phone Number: +1 617-227-7280
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