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65 Exeter Street at Lenox Hotel, Lenox Hotel, Boston, MA 02116 (Back Bay)
617-933-4800
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Ranked #164 of 2,835 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $80
Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Wed 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thu - Fri 6:30 am - 1:00 am
Sat 7:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
Neighborhood: Back Bay
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Exeter and Boylston Street
Transit: GREEN LINE: Copley Square ORANGE LINE/COMMUTER RAIL: Back Bay Station
Description: City Table provides a laid-back approach to dining, answering the demands of those looking for a fun and comfortable casually-elegant neighborhood eatery. City Table’s free-spirited approach to the menu allows guests freedom to share and try a wide offering of starters, entrees and sides that put a creative twist on classic American fare. In addition to serving breakfast, City Table’s dinner menu features starters and small plates perfect for sharing among friends or late-night dining.
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Boston, Massachusetts
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130 reviews 130 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

Very nice and almost "posh" restaurant in the Lenox Hotel. Service was excellent, not too rushed, but quick enough so we could make our show. The plating is a bit pretentious...I mean, why does chowder need to come in a bowl the size of a mixing bowl? But the food was very good and the prices not bad for Boston.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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192 reviews 192 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

Had breakfast here one morning. My wife got a breakfast sandwich with eggs and cheese and breakfast potatoes for $8. My large orange juice alone was $7! And not even fresh squeezed. Had a toasted croissant that was a step above super market grade. Did not return for brekfast. Came back for a late lunch and had a Margherita pizza... More 

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Aurora, Ohio
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Everyone enjoyed the business dinner at City Table. The food was great as was the attentive service.

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Malmo, Sweden
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58 reviews 58 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

very nice place for a romantic dinner or for a dinner with friends...the restaurant is fancy, the service is good and the quality of the food is really high. It's a bit more expensive than the average but I surely recommend it!

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Tallahassee, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We stayed at the lenox, and on our first night, decided to take the path of least resistance and eat at city table. It started promisingly - it was early, our drink and appetizer orders were take promptly. We ordered the house made chips and soft pretzel. Both we're interesting takes on classics and yummy. And then we waited for... More 

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Floral Park, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Beautiful venue in great location offering top atmosphere for Breakfast or. Brunch when we went. Didn't lag nor rush, good chalices for omelette, fruit, egg sandwiches and cereal and griddles. Reasonable given its inside the lovely boutique hotel Lenox. Staff and service team enthusiastic, young and not overboard. A pleasure

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014 via mobile

Was a good place for brunch, friendly staff good food and prompt service. Casual dining located in the Lenox hotel.

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australia
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62 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Went with a few others and had a good meal. Braised short rib was good as was the tuna steak spring roll. Good service in a modern setting. In the Lennox hotel. Wait staff were knowledgable about menu items.

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New York City, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We routinely done here when we stay at the Lenox. The breakfast options are plentiful. Great buttermilk pancakes but always find myself ordering the smoked salmon. The people who work here are friendly and welcoming. Whether you are lucky enough to stay at the Lenox or not, visit City Table and have that Bloody Mary. You will not regret it.

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Eureka, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Our first night there on 10-7-2014, dinner was excellent. They serve house made potato chips as one of their starters. Because I cook fresh fish quite often at home, I rarely order fish but decided on the herb roasted halibut. It was outstanding. Our server, Mario, was attentive and actually brought the chef out to meet our group. We were... More 

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Additional Information about City Table

Address: 65 Exeter Street at Lenox Hotel, Lenox Hotel, Boston, MA 02116
Phone Number: 617-933-4800
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday 6:30 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 7:00 am - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 15 - 80
Cuisine: American, Contemporary

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