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Chart House Restaurant

60 Long Wharf, Boston, MA 02110-3602
617-227-1576
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Ranked #285 of 2,820 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $41 - $80
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Chowder
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Good for: Bar scene, Outdoor seating, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Atlantic Avenue & State Streets
Transit: Blue Line Aquarium
Description: An incredible landmark location on Boston’s Long Wharf, Chart House is situated in the Gardiner Building – the restored 18th-century offices of American Patriot John Hancock. Combine the extraordinary setting with outstanding cuisine & it’s not hard to see why the restaurant is a longtime favorite. Since 1961, Chart House has been dedicated to providing the ideal dining experience. With 29 historic, waterfront & showcase locations across the U.S., Chart House offers spectacular views & exceptional service that you’re sure to enjoy. From fresh fish specialties to slow-roasted prime rib, our renowned chefs have tailored a menu to complement local cuisine while introducing a hint of the exotic. Choose from our famous entrées such as Macadamia Crusted Mahi, Miso Glazed Salmon & Whole Maine Lobster. We also offer a daily selection of fresh fish, an extensive collection of fine wines & decadent desserts like our famous Hot Chocolate Lava Cake. Pato Dining at its finest!
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Harrison, Arkansas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

We ate here our last night in Boston and wish we'd eaten here more often. It is right in the back of the Marriott Long Wharf Harbor Hotel and it is in a perfect location. The atmosphere is so warm and inviting. Service was impeccable and the food was outstanding. I had the seafood sampler which is small portions of... More

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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142 reviews 142 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

Recommended by our hotel Concierge, we enjoyed our evening at this popular restaurant. Surroundings and art work are very good and the old dockside warehouse charm was evident. Menu choice was extensive. We chose the sea food dishes and had a great meal.

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Painted Post, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

My wife and I had an anniversary dinner here. The food was fantastic, the ambiance was great. It was a little quiet on a Tuesday evening, perfect for us. I had the lobster stuffed scrod, she had grilled tilapia with some seasoning. We split the side of creamed spinach. I had been here years ago for work and remembered the... More

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Grantham, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

Staff, food and atmosphere are all superb, we really enjoy eating here every time we stay in Boston. Seafood is very fresh as there is a high turnover of patrons. Great spot on harbour side, super ambience.

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Toledo, Ohio
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

We went for lunch and there was hardly anybody there . I think we got there just after opening. Good waiter. I had the Lobster Stuffed Scrod which was good.

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Centerville, Massachusetts
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154 reviews 154 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

We hadn't been to the Chart House for around 8 years and thought we would walk over and have dinner. Now we remember why we hadn't been back. We sat at the bar. The servers were professional and attentive and the drinks good. We both ordered a fresh fish blackened with baked potato. The food couldn't have been more bland.... More

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Kirkwood, Missouri
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63 reviews 63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We saw this beautiful building while on the Harbor Walk and decided to try it for lunch. The food was excellent. My wife had Lobster Stuffed Scrod and I had Coconut Shrimp with Crab Cakes. Everything was delicious. Our waiter gave us a history lesson about the building which is the second oldest in Boston. Lots of history with John... More

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England
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68 reviews 68 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We had a really enjoyable meal here once we'd been processed by the robots at the front desk. Our hotel had made a reservation for us but either they or the restaurant had got it wrong and booked us in for the following night. After a lot of talking amongst themselves and looking for inspiration from not one but two... More

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Boulder, Colorado
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We get it--busy tourist places can be slow. But being seated almost an hour after reservation time, and an impossibly full bar tended by a couple guys who never look up-- this is the sign of place that knows you'll be gone tomorrow and some other schmuck will take your place. Food is fine. Wait staff ok not exceptional( ie... More

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Columbia, Maryland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We went to this restaurant twice during our stay in Boston and I had the exact same meal both times! The prime rib was outstanding, I couldn't bring myself to order anything else.

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Additional Information about Chart House Restaurant

Address: 60 Long Wharf, Boston, MA 02110-3602
Phone Number: 617-227-1576
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston
Average Prices: USD 41 - 80
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Chowder

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