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Scarlet Oak Tavern

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1217 Main St, Hingham, MA 02043-3907
781-749-8200
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thu - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 66
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Delicious Salmon & Swordfish

We've been here many times & the Scarlet Oak is always busy, but for each visit during the week we have been seated promptly. On weekends be sure to call for reservations. The parking area is ample, but it can fill up. Guests have a choice of seating in the dining room, bar/tavern/lounge, or... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 14, 2015
KVM101
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Bartlett, New Hampshire
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Doing business
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Boston
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

I've been here a number of times and this place never fails. Consistent good food in a really nice atmosphere.

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Bartlett, New Hampshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We've been here many times & the Scarlet Oak is always busy, but for each visit during the week we have been seated promptly. On weekends be sure to call for reservations. The parking area is ample, but it can fill up. Guests have a choice of seating in the dining room, bar/tavern/lounge, or outside. Private Rooms are available. I... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

May be my favorite spot on the south shore. Love eating near the fireplace in the winter and the outdoor seating in the summer. Though it isn't a steakhouse I have to say their bone in ribeye rivals any I have had in Boston. One request, put the chorizo stuffing back on the menu!!!

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Boston
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Almost always busy. nice atmosphere and decor. Comfortable. Big bar that is usually full. Nice outdoor patio that they have live acoustical music in good weather. Food is good; quality ingredients, mix of flavors and textures. They make sure it is done right or they fix it immediately. I love that attitude about what they serve. Service is good and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Nice atmosphere. Been here a few times. the food was okay but not great for the money. I would probably not go back for dinner.

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Braintree, MA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We recently decided to go to the Scarlet Oak Tavern to celebrate Father's Day. We changed the amount of people in our party about five times and each time we called, we spoke to very pleasant staff. We ended up with nine people in our party. Most of the people in our party ordered steak. We did get the shrimp... More 

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Halifax, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Very busy Restaurant. Hostess and waitress greeted us with smile. Menu was limited and the portions were small for the price. Food was average. Not close to where I live, so I won't be going back.

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cape cod
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Diverse menu with tasty appetizers and entrees....I have never tried dessert (restraint)...nice decor and comfortable all over.....good for meetings too

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Scituate, Massachusetts
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Great feel when you walk in the door to a large open room with the bar area being featured. Great location for lunch, dinner or just a place to have a cocktail with friends

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Boston
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

We often get take out here and we also eat in. I just brought my elderly parents here for lunch. They enjoyed it. It is easy to maneuver a wheelchair into the dining room. Great service, diverse menu and I think they have a good wine list. Their flatbreads are awesome as well as the lobster roll. The pickles that... More 

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Additional Information about Scarlet Oak Tavern

Address: 1217 Main St, Hingham, MA 02043-3907
Phone Number: 781-749-8200
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hingham
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
Cuisine: American, Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1217 Main St, Hingham, MA 02043-3907
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hingham
  • Phone Number: 781-749-8200

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
  • Cuisine: American, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Doing business
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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