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Top of the Hub

800 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02199 (Back Bay)
617-536-1775
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Ranked #3 of 158 Nightlife in Boston
Type: Observation Decks/ Towers, Bar/ Clubs, Clubs
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Cape Cod, Mass
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Celebrated our anniversary at the Top of The Hub, had a window seat and the views were fabulous. They have a specialty drink menu called " luxury drinks" starting at $45 to $90 each, most bottled beers are $8 The food was very good, I had 10oz Filet mignon and my husband had leg of lamb, both meals were very... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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63 reviews 63 reviews
19 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

OK, the food was great but pricey, of course. Still, the soups they serve for lunch were absolutely delicious. And, it's better to go to the Top of the Hub Restaurant and buy a drink and some food, in order to see the city views of Boston, rather than paying to go up to the 50th floor observatory deck for... More

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Gardner, Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

My husband and I ate at Top of the Hub for our Babymoon in Boston. The entire experience was magical!! We had the crab cakes for an appetizer, chicken pot pie, sausage and broccoli ravioli, and mousse cake for dessert. It was one of the most delicious meals I've ever eaten out! The food came to us hot, fresh, and... More

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Tampa, Florida
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66 reviews 66 reviews
20 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We just went up after doing the Skywalk Observatory and sat at the bar for a drink. To get the good views, you should def get a table.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Obviously the view is why people flock to this restaurant. The food was good, but not as good as the pricetag would suggest. I've had better meals with a much smaller bill total. The service was great, our waiter was wonderful. We enjoyed the evening very much. Just be prepared to overpay for your meal & drinks. Overall, worth the... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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130 reviews 130 reviews
3 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to the top of the Prudential Center. Take the 50th floor tour with the headphones and then have lunch or dinner on the 52nd floor. We had a great lunch with very reasonable prices. You really get a perspective about Boston and the history and development of the town.

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Houston, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The lounge is a great place for dinner or just drinks. Arriving a half hour before sunset, we enjoyed the great views and then watched the city lights turn on as the darkness fell. Beautiful!! Service was friendly. A fun and lively atmosphere.

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Tips: Sit in the lounge. Go before it gets too dark. Come for drinks, food is better elsewhere. After 8 PM, 25 dollar table minimum, which is approximately two drinks. I only ate dinner here once,my steak was slightly overdone my boyfriends lobster was almost inedibly overcooked. Given the prices these things should not happen. Food was fine but not... More

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Bedford, NH
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We ended up at the Top of the Hub on a Sunday and only brunch was offered. Not our first choice, but, we decided to give it a try. The four courses included various breads, pastries, fruits, etc. We liked the egg dishes and cedar planked haddock. The service was very good - no one misses a beat. The real... More

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Lake Arrowhead, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Wonderful view and a lovely drink (cucumbers mulled together with basil) however it was a long wait for service even though there were many empty tables mid day. It seems to me that it would be best to be there just before the sun went down and into the night.

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