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Harvard Gardens

#274 of 2,510 Restaurants in Boston
$$ - $$$American, ,
316 Cambridge St, Boston, MA 02114-3125
+1 617-523-2727
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“burger” (19 reviews)
“fries” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
316 Cambridge St, Boston, MA 02114-3125
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1 - 10 of 133 reviews

Reviewed today

We had been visiting our mother at Mass General Hospital for three days around the clock and needed to get out but stay close. Directly across the street from MGH is Harvard Gardens.. It is a clean down to earth place to unwind after the...More

Thank Robert Z
Reviewed 5 days ago

We celebrated our company's march in the Pride Parade in Boston on June 9th at Harvard Gardens-the staff and management were so easy to work with and they treated us so well during our time there. We were running really late due to the late...More

Thank BunnygirlJJ
Michael J M, General Manager at Harvard Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

hi, thank you so much for the review and rating.. it was a pleasure having you guys and look forward to hosting your party again in the future. thank you mike

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pointed in the direction of HG by the Hotel front desk. Immediately skeptical but game. It was a chilly late spring night. The service was friendly fast and efficient. The menu was wide from vegetarian to bar fare to fine dining. The food arrived quickly...More

Thank scott s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I had lunch here yesterday and the restaurant had a diverse menu. I ordered the beef tips with awesome sauce and it was excellent. The sauce was a weird mixture that was so tasty!!! The only reason I didn’t give it 5...More

Thank Stephanie D
Michael J M, General Manager at Harvard Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Stephanie, I am glad you enjoyed the steak tips. Thank you for the review and rating. Thanks, mike

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our chronically ill daughter has quarterly appts so this place is along with having excellent food really convenient...they also have gluten free options including rolls...my wife had the arancini and brought these home for me...

Thank nestorb57
Michael J M, General Manager at Harvard Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

HI, First, sorry to hear about your daughter but we are glad that we are able to make the visit a little better for you. Thank you for the review and rating.. Mike

Reviewed 5 May 2018

We had to go back and try Harvard Gardens after their kind and friendly hostess referred us to a nearby tavern when we were unable to get a table on a busy weekend evening. So a couple days later we returned for lunch. On a...More

Thank Cindy S
Michael J M, General Manager at Harvard Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

HI Cindy, thank you for the review and rating. That is awesome you came back to visit and I am glad the hotel suggested us. The chicken sandwich is one of our most popular items. Hope you visit again. thanks, mike

Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

I hosted a farewell party here for around 20 guests. The service was above and beyond! So attentive and they followed my every direction. I ordered many finger foods and everything was delicious! Everyone especially loved the truffled mac and cheese, and truffle fries! I...More

Thank Sally A
Michael J M, General Manager at Harvard Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you Sally.. hope things are going well in your new endeavors and we enjoyed hosting your event. thank you, mike

Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

When you walkthrough the door you instantly could be at a place that you wish every neighborhood had a joint like this. It’s not big so it’s comfortable. Just good tavern grub and drinks. Get the steak frites. Perfect dish to hang out and watch...More

Thank hockeyeh
Michael J M, General Manager at Harvard Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

HI, Thank you so much for rating and review. We are always striving to create a cool relaxed and chilled vibe. Please say hi on your next visit. thank you, mike

Reviewed 21 April 2018

We turned up at 9pm without a reservation on a Saturday night and thought we'd never get served but within 10 minutes we had a seat at the bar where we ordered cocktails. 10 minutes later we were shown to our seats and ordered pretty...More

Thank Russell B
Michael J M, General Manager at Harvard Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Hi Brian, Thank you for the rating and the awesome review. We are known for our burgers so I am glad you enjoyed and yes, please definitely stop in again. thank you, mike

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Pretty classy establishment here. I came in semi well dressed and I felt that I was underdressed but the atmosphere inside was very welcoming!

Thank Jacob K
Michael J M, General Manager at Harvard Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

HI Jacob, Thank you for the review and rating. We work to create an unpretentious atmosphere do I am glad you felt comfortable. We look for to your next visit. thank you, mike

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Monday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 316 Cambridge St, Boston, MA 02114-3125
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Beacon Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Beacon Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 617-523-2727
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