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Abe & Louie's

#42 of 2,879 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Back Bay
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793 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116 (Fairfield)
Two blocks from the Copley "T" stop.
617 536 6300
Website
Today
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Fine Dining
Bar scene
Large groups
Doing business
Outdoor seating
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 476
    Excellent
  • 219
    Very good
  • 89
    Average
  • 46
    Poor
  • 18
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best Brunch

We love brunching at Abe & Louie's! They allow you to enjoy a long experience at the table and do not rush you. The eggs benedict 3 ways (lobster, crab, filet) is by far amazing with a glass of veuve, makes for a super brunch!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 24, 2015
LIsaslist
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Sudbury, Massachusetts
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Outdoor seating
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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English first
Sudbury, Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

We love brunching at Abe & Louie's! They allow you to enjoy a long experience at the table and do not rush you. The eggs benedict 3 ways (lobster, crab, filet) is by far amazing with a glass of veuve, makes for a super brunch!

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Miami, Florida
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99 reviews 99 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Wife and I had a fantastic dinner here. Oysters, wedge and entree were excellent. We had shrimp and scallion risotto. Bread rolls were great too.

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Greenwich, Connecticut
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351 reviews 351 reviews
277 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

How can a steakhouse screw up so bad. Went with my son Christopher. He ordered the bone in filet mignon . It came very rare. I ordered the sirloin medium it came blood rare. I sent mine back and he didn't even have a chance to cut it And the Waiter who was good was back with it to the... More 

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Mount Airy, Maryland
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56 reviews 56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

This restaurant was recommended for our date night by our hotel concierge. We wanted a restaurant that we couldn't go to near where we live. The server did not introduce himself and wasn't very personal which I expect at the type of place we were at. I ended up asking him his name. He wasn't mean or rude, just not... More 

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Hornchurch, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Amazing food, a great atmosphere, delightful venue, and charming, attentive staff. It’s not cheap, and you need to book in advance, but it was worth every penny – one of the most delicious and satisfying meals I have ever had. I can recommend the clam chowder starter, lobster savannah for main, and the key lime pie for dessert. Make sure... More 

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London UK
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 via mobile

Went here with my nineteen year old daughter and we had one of the best steaks I have ever had .... I am always looking for high quality well cooked food and this is in my top 2/3 anywhere in the world

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Huntsville AL
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43 reviews 43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Was fortunate to eat with a group last week in the downstairs dining room. Great selection of appetizers, salads, entree's desserts. Chris did a great job serving our group.

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Shelton, Connecticut
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Went here with a group of 7 for my daughter's birthday. As usual, the food and service were excellent. We started with drinks, my mom and I ordered Judy Garlands, which are a sweet drink. My mom, who usually drinks regular martinis, wasn't crazy about it. I told her to order her regular and I would drink that. Didn't have... More 

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New England
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50 reviews 50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

If you are worried about your pocketbook I would suggest another restaurant. If you are a single female looking to meet someone, visit the bar downstairs midweek, it was a complete meat market. If you looking for a night out with a date or spouse try the bar or dining room upstairs. Buyer beware, the bacon appetizer was lovely but... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Had an early dinner meeting with my banker while in Boston touring schools for my son. Food was delicious. Loved the atmosphere. Service was excellent. The cheese mashed potatoes were out this world. Steaks were among the best I've had. I'll be back!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 793 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116
    (Fairfield)
  • Public Transportation: Two blocks from the Copley "T" stop.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighborhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: 617 536 6300

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 80
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?