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75 Chestnut

#76 of 2,392 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Beacon Hill
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75 Chestnut St Ste 1, Boston, MA 02108-1137
+1 617-227-2175
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Today
17:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 17:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A comfortable, locals, how it should be, established, go to fav. Outstanding service by Jeff. Molten chocolate cake to die for. Salmon, chowder and seafood stew were amazing. Classic. Off the beaten path in a quiet charming neighbourhood. Don't tell anyone.

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Thank J. Kurt S
rhinebeck
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136 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This dish was recommended and it was amazing! The chicken breast was cooked perfectly and slightly crispy. It was served with brussels sprouts that were cooked to perfection, tiny, red potatoes, a green onion and bacon. I requested the Meyer Lemon Sauce with Capers on the side because I am not normally a fan of capers but this sauce was... More 

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Edina, Minnesota
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81 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

for a place with a knock 'em dead reputation, this place was a disappointment. the food was good but not great (sirloin sandwich and lamb burger). the wines were the same but what really aggravated me was that they were out of their best desert. the only saving grace was the atmosphere. the bar was the place to be seated... More 

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Thank artsmith147
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

The tender chunks of halibut with the shrimp and scallops were enough for me to give a favorable rating, but what sets stews apart from the pack is the broth. The broth is what I am thinking about right now as I write this. And the broth and the Cabernet went very well together. This cab that they picked out... More 

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Thank Stephen S
ohio
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

The food was not great. The beef tips were tough and the coffee was cold. Ok place to eat but better choices out there

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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251 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Lovely cosy restaurant in a great location. Fantastic food and attentive friendly service. I think this could possibly have been the best meal I've ever eaten in America.

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Thank budcat
Boston, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great mimosas and very delicious lobster omelette that came with salad, asparagus and home fries. Very attentive staff. Great atmosphere!

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Thank GS585
Portland, Maine
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Enjoyed our pre-theater dining at 75 Chestnut. Our waitress was aware that we had a show to attend and was attentive to our need to move things along but not so fast that we felt rushed. The hostess stopped by the table to make sure we were enjoying our meal, which was a nice touch. We felt that the staff... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

This is a small neighborhood restaurant with a pure Beacon Hill feel. The food is very good. The staff is professional -- not overly friendly -- but efficient and well mannered. The locals eat here. It is located off the main streets and the hostess can spot tourists before you open the door. My daughters and I were given a... More 

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Thank 1Nutdog
Franklin, Massachusetts
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Made a reservation for four and our table was ready right away, despite how busy it was. Lovely spot located on Beacon Hill with cobblestone streets and gas lit lanterns. Food was incredibly delicious and very creative. Interesting and delicious cocktails. Service was great and staff very friendly, despite how busy they always are. Will visit again!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Cuisine
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Chestnut St Ste 1, Boston, MA 02108-1137
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Beacon Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Beacon Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 617-227-2175

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Beacon Hill

Neighbourhood Profile
Beacon Hill
Visit this historic and ritzy Boston neighborhood to soak up its classic New England charm as you stroll down cobblestoned, gas-lamp lined streets. Bring your walking shoes, camera, and select a nice day to wander through the hilly neighborhood and check out its exclusive addresses. Louisburg Square, Mt. Vernon street, Chestnut street and the extremely narrow and widely photographed Acorn street make a nice walking path. Make sure to meander down Charles street to poke into boutiques and antique shops, cafes, and restaurants on this quaint shopping street. Don’t forget to catch a glimpse up close of the State House with its beautiful and iconic dome.
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