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Marliave Restaurant

#154 of 2,689 Restaurants in Boston
#166 of 2,902 Places to Eat in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
$$$
Downtown
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10 Bosworth Street, Boston, MA 02108-4102 (Tremont Street)
Park st. Downtown crossing
617-422-0004
Today
11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks, Late Night, Reservations
Description: The Marliave, Boston's fourth oldest restaurant, has a tireless commitment...
The Marliave, Boston's fourth oldest restaurant, has a tireless commitment to house prepared cuisine. Our orange, lemon, lime, and grapefruit juices are fresh squeezed daily. All breads, desserts, sauces, pastas, ice cream, and stocks are made daily in house and are prepared to order. The Marliave utilizes local fresh vegetables, fruits, natural raised animals, and the finest imported ingredients to create our food and drink menus.
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  • 114
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  • 112
    Very good
  • 30
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best Outdoor Brunch

If the weather is nice, you can have brunch out on the patio. The truffled eggs are my favorite, but there are lots of choices. The food is fabulous.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
Victoria L
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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
  • Romantic
  • Large groups
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266 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Cincinnati
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

This restaurant is on a dead end street. Has a nice outside seating area. Had a corporate function at Marliave. We used the upstairs room with the bar - had 25 ppl. The staff was very good. Food was also good.

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

If the weather is nice, you can have brunch out on the patio. The truffled eggs are my favorite, but there are lots of choices. The food is fabulous.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Three levels (Bottom floor is something of a "speak easy" so you have to know where you're going) of great food like dollar oysters at select times of day and wonder craft cocktails. outdoor seating and awesome service!

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

This restaurant was recommended to us by a receptionist at the hotel where we were staying, as it was the first night of our holiday and as we were tired, we wanted somewhere near the hotel. It was a warm evening and we sat outside. The waiting staff were pleasant, but the food was a disappointment. I ordered cod and... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

This restaurant was recommanded by our friends as we were celebrating our anniversary. I had the sirloin and it was ok. My husband had the beef Wellington and it was great. Unfortunately, we were not told that there was no side dish accompagning the beef Wellington so it came as a surprise when the waiter took the cover off and... More 

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Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

As always we pick restaurants based on trip advisor reviews and once again we were not disappointed. The highlight here was definitely the service from our waiter Chris. His timing was impeccable and advice on what to eat and drink appreciated. The only disappointment (which Chris did not recommend) was the rarebit appetizer. It was not what I expected rarebit... More 

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Portland, Oregon, United States
Top Contributor
96 reviews 96 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

One of Boston's oldest restaurants, Marliave reeks authenticity and charm. The dark wood, large bar, and rich aromas combine to create a unique meal experience. The food was excellent but the choices for our allergy restricted were limited. My wife had roasted vegetables on a bed of lettuce and I had fish and chips. The wait staff was very nice... More 

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Arlington, Massachusetts
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42 reviews 42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We happened upon this restaurant while walking from Long Wharf to the Boston Common and were lucky enough to find a table open on their patio. The pasta dishes are delightful, as were the burgers we tried (with rosemary fries to die for). The cocktail list is inventive and extensive, and portion sizes are ample. Skip the rarebit appetizer; not... More 

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Maryland
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75 reviews 75 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

This is a lovely old style French and Italian restaurant close to the theater district on a quiet street in the financial district. On my first visit it quickly became my favorite Boston Restaurant. We went back the next night because we could not get the taste and aroma of the truffle oil and reggiano laced frites off our minds.... More 

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Brookline, Massachusetts
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

One of the few remaining old-Boston restaurants. Sadly, much of the original detail was removed in the last renovations (the downstairs room has lost its charm!), but there's still a bit of the old-fashioned feel. You can still climb the steep wooden steps to the second floor and sit by the windows with the view of older, narrow commercial streets.... More 

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Additional Information about Marliave Restaurant

Address: 10 Bosworth Street, Boston, MA 02108-4102
Phone Number: 617-422-0004
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10 Bosworth Street, Boston, MA 02108-4102
    (Tremont Street)
  • Public Transportation: Park st. Downtown crossing
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 617-422-0004

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Doing business, Entertaining clients, Romantic, Large groups

Description

The Marliave, Boston's fourth oldest restaurant, has a tireless commitment to house prepared cuisine. Our orange, lemon, lime, and grapefruit juices are fresh squeezed daily. All breads, desserts, sauces, pastas, ice cream, and stocks are made daily in house and are prepared to order. The Marliave utilizes local fresh vegetables, fruits, natural raised animals, and the finest imported ingredients to create our food and drink menus.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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