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Sunset Grill & Tap - CLOSED

130 Brighton Ave, Boston, MA 02134-2811
+1 617-254-1331
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good48%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (18 reviews)
“spinach dip” (2 reviews)
“burrito” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
130 Brighton Ave, Boston, MA 02134-2811
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

LONG TIME (25+ year) fan of the Sunset Grill. Love the beer selection and atmosphere. My last two visits (early September and this past Sunday) have been aberrations. Server was lovely but the kitchen is clearly having serious problems. Milky beer from the bottom of...More

Thank smcginty2017
Reviewed 8 November 2017

During an extended trip to Boston, we ate here a number of times. Basically, we were attracted to it because it seemed to have a good atmosphere, but we ended up finding it to be quite a bit better than we expected. The beer list...More

Thank Dalkeith1
Reviewed 21 September 2017

This where we go for burgers. They have a pub grub menu with lots of beers on tap. There are multiple TV screens for watching your favorite game. This is an easy comfortable place for a meal.

Thank Robert S
Marc B, Owner at Sunset Grill & Tap, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Sorry that we did not wow you.What can we do to wow you next time. thx Marc B.

Reviewed 3 September 2017

We came to Sunset to meet up with a buddy of mine for lunch since Sunset does $5 burgers every day for lunch. We love coming here since they have a great beer selection and huge food portions. My buddy and I both got the...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 13 August 2017

They have a large beer selection. The fish tacos are abysmal, they are too big, have way too much cheese, and are very bland. The nachos were actually pretty good.

Thank Vyshedsky
Reviewed 17 July 2017

My friends and I came in here for my buddy's 31st Birthday for some food and beers. We always love coming here since they have a big beer selection and a huge food menu as well. I had a couple of sour beers and their...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Thirsty and hungry after apartment hunting in Allston, we stopped into Sunset Grill. Josh our waiter was very friendly and helpful in helping us choose drinks. We got the shrimp lettuce wraps for an appy and it was like a meal there was so much....More

Thank clarkbar1
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Best jalapeño poppers in Boston. Not frozen. Whole jalapeño pepper stuffed, not minced and frozen They are spicy, but they are good! Plus an outstanding beer selection. 100+ taps and hundreds of beers. Only negative: parking.

Thank William C
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Was looking for a quick lunch and got a little more than expected. Awesome beer selection, giant nachos...all the fixings and enough for two. My husband had the fried chicken ranch sandwich, hot and fresh. Great service, Emma was really nice and helpful! Great spot...More

Thank Monique H
Reviewed 26 March 2017

If you can't find a beer to drink here, you simply don't like beer. There are so many varieties on tap that it may be difficult to make a selection. We stopped in on a busy Saturday night and enjoyed a lively crowd and busy...More

Thank canela42
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Brighton Ave, Boston, MA 02134-2811
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Allston / Brighton
  • Neighbourhood: Allston / Brighton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-254-1331
Something is always brewing at Best of Boston's Award-winning beer bar. Here you will find the largest selection of beer on the east coast -- 113 taps and 380 microbrews as well as exotic imports. Join our beer club and earn rewards while enjoying every kind of beer under the sun. Take advantage of the yards, cask-conditioned beer, flight samples, vintage and new beers, seasonals, ciders, and more. We also features Boston largest selection of meads. Our extensive menu is served until 1am, and includes Boston's award-winning steam beer burgers and famous curly fries, original buffalo wings and giant nachos. Still hungry? Try our juicy BBQ steak tips, grilled fish, homemade pastas, tender Yankee ribs or our sizzling fajitas. Come in to Sunset Grill & Tap today and see what all the fuss is about. We look forward to seeing you!
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