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One International Place, Boston, MA 02110 (Downtown)
(617) 867-9292
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Ranked #377 of 2,852 Restaurants in Boston
Price range: $25 - $100
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: High St. and Oliver St.
Description: The Palm Boston is moving! Our Westin Copley Place location is closing 12/31/11 but look for our new location to open in late 2012. Follow us on Facebook for the latest updates on the new Palm Boston: http://www.facebook.com/PalmRestaurant For over 85 years Palm Restaurant has been renowned for its aged USDA prime steaks, jumbo Nova Scotia lobsters, Italian entrees, warm smiles, outstanding service and an atmosphere like nowhere else. But there’s more to Palm Restaurant - there’s that certain something special. The Palm Restaurant has it, and once you get it, you just can’t get enough. It’s a hearty handshake, a sea of conversation and laughter, a panorama of caricatures and character. It’s your favorite table, your favorite drink and the best of everything. Experience the ongoing celebration of timeless tradition, lively spirits and legendary taste. Experience The Palm Restaurant ...The Classic American Steak House.
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English first
Centerville, Massachusetts
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190 reviews 190 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

This doesn't feel like Boston, in a good way. Great service, drinks and food. My husband and I met here after work on a Wednesday night and it had a nice crowd but with the huge high ceilings, it feels enormous. The smaller wedge is so big, share it! I ordered the lump crab for an entree. It was delicious,... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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62 reviews 62 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

This is a place I can highly recommend (thank you to the concierge at Hilton Downtown who recommended it to me!): very good and friendly service, excellent crab cake, delicious steaks and fantastic desserts. Also, the atmosphere is nice: busy, happy and fun.This was better than expected! Any negative? It can get quite loud...

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Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Ever since Locke Ober closed we have been trying to find a place to call home for our annual Christmas lunch. Just had our 44th at The Palm and it's not it.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

The Palm was an overall good dining experience. I ordered the salmon and was a little surprised that the server did not ask how I wanted it prepared. I was with a group of 5 and we ordered whipped potatoes, asparagus, and brussel sprouts to share. All of the food was delicious. My salmon was well prepared and all of... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

After passing up about 5 of my favorite eateries in Boston, Sunday night, I decided to try The Palm. I have passed this place so many times, each time I say, " I gotta try that place some time ". Well, tonight was the night. I chose the Veal Martini, veal in a brown Marsala sauce with sun dried tomatoes,... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

One scallop starter and one filet Mignon plus three beers plus three sides came out at $145 before tip. Service was fine food was fine seating was just OK, beers were fine. Would rate as very good but cut back to average for the price you are paying. You can easily get better value even in Boston, its good but... More 

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Waltham, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

the Palm does not get the PR like other area steak houses. The service and food are always great. Their lobsters you won't get anywhere else. 3-5 pound lobsters to share with someone are just great. My favorite server is Stephanie and suggest asking for her. You won't be sorry.

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Bangor, Maine, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

I was in town for a business engagement and met some colleagues for a drink and dinner at The Palm. The food was exceptional, and the service was top notch. Our waitress checked in regularly to make sure everything was going well and that we did not need anything. Things were reasonably priced and the atmosphere was very inviting. Loved... More 

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yonkers
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19 reviews 19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

This by far is one of the most beautiful settings for a restaurant in the world. Marble columns soaring 60 feet high, huge windows, spacious seating, amazing. We were greeted by Loren the manager and Brian the General Manager that is responsible for our perfect experience from start to finsih. You enter and your eyes take you on a trip... More 

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Newton, Massachusetts
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We had a great dinner last night. We had a reservation for our anniversary. It was a busy night for them, but we had great service by Stephani. I had the lamb, my husband had the filet, both were cooked perfectly. We had the calamari and ahi tuna apps and they were both excellent as well. We got the brussel... More 

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Additional Information about The Palm

Address: One International Place, Boston, MA 02110
Phone Number: (617) 867-9292
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
Cuisine: American, Italian, Seafood, Steakhouse

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