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Abby Lane Food & Spirits

255 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116-5607
+1 617-451-2229
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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255 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116-5607
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a few drinks while we waited for our show to start at the Wilbur Theatre... Strong drinks and gorgeous bar/ lounge on the second floor. We will be back real soon! Check it out!

Thank Arewethereyet14
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was place recommended by my hotel and I agree 100%. Great drinks, food and service. I sat upstairs because downstairs was packed. I had the calamari and bib salad. I found both very tasty. The atmosphere upstairs was very nice. I sat by the...More

Thank Ed W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Restaurant has a nice atmosphere. Food was good. They were busy so they sat us upstairs. Our server was not real attentive. They were having a get together upstairs so that didn't help the service. I would go back & try them again.

Thank Darrell L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cute place, great service and delicious drinks. Too bad the food was not very good. I ordered the cod sandwich, the fish was ok but the bun was not. Actually, no one in my party was pleased with their meal...it was ok at best.

Thank Babyrue
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Chanced this place walking by at dinner time. The menu intrigued us and the decor attractive. Results: very good. Short but creative menu with enough spirits to prove interesting. Service truly above the norm. This was a serendipitous stop and better because of it.

Thank Chaucer39
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I can't rave enough about Abby Lane. A friend told me that I HAD to eat at Trattoria Newbury. Since we had a show to attend, it was too far for us to eat in time and make our show. On the Trattoria website, I...More

Thank ColinH71
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped for dinner on a non-theater night (plenty of close parking). Not busy at all, but fully staffed. Service was friendly and quick. Food was prepared perfectly and brought out hot. Both the spaghetti and meatballs and the burgers were excellent. You can tell they...More

Thank Timothy53202
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We came here for a quick bite before a concert and it was quick, tasty and good value but a little noisy. Chicken sandwich highly recommended.

Thank Kay W
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Wow! Stopped in here before going to the theatre. Excellent appetizers, cold beer, and great ambiance. We got the bruschetta and it was heavenly! Great service, clean and modern place. I could really enjoy a business meeting here. Great for after work cocktails.

Thank Capt_Wyatt
Reviewed 26 July 2017

On a Tuesday night, no reservations needed. This is not destination dining, but a great place for a casual meal before the theater. Based upon recommendations from prior reviewers,I had the Boston lettuce salad: Half a head of lettuce, grapes, walnuts, blue cheese, truffle oil...More

Thank ecolinter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116-5607
    (Stuart St.)
  • Public Transportation: We are located directly across the street from the Tufts Medical Center subway stop on the orange line.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-451-2229
  • E-mail
Conveniently located in Boston’s Theater District, Abby Lane Food & Spirits sits directly across from the Wang Theater/Citi Performing Arts Center. We are open daily for both lunch and dinner service. We're a neighborhood restaurant with a focus on approachability, affordability and excellent service and cater to both guests visiting the Theater District as well as residents of the local community. Our promise is to provide our guests with a restaurant that consistently produces delicious handcrafted food and spirits at reasonable prices. Our guests will experience great service and hospitality in a fun and family-friendly environment.
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