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Flat Iron Tapas Bar & Lounge

107 Merrimac St, Boston, MA 02114-4709 (Downtown)
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Ranked #1,208 of 2,835 Restaurants in Boston
Price range: $30 - $30
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Spanish, Tapas
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions
Dining options: Reservations, Private Dining
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Causeway
Transit: We are located off of the Orange and Green lines Haymarket and North Station. We are also near Blue line Government Center.
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Totowa, New Jersey
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57 reviews 57 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Enjoyed a nice breakfast here. Service was good and try the lobster eggs Benedict. Nice!!! Was super convenient if you are staying at the boxer hotel. For sure worth a visit.

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Kent, Washington
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

First time here tonight for my husbands birthday. I picked this place strictly because they list a favorite Japanese whiskey on their menu that my husband likes....not my normal way of picking a place to eat. I wasn't sure what to expect. the place it fairly small but has a nice deck I will come back for in the summer.... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012 via mobile

The Flat Iron does not have a great selection, just a few tapas and a few entrees. I elected to have a couple of tapas and it was a great decision The calamari was excellent--light and crispy--and the herbed yogurt sauce served with it was light and flavorful. Great salad and shrimp. Drinks are a bit pricey, but a good... More 

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Fort Collins
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

I had breakfast here and enjoyed it. Food was good and served quickly. Ambiance was great! The service was very good!

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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

While the ambience is pleasant, at least the morning crew can be disagreeable and a bit hostile.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2012

But food just so-so and pricey like most hotels. Bartender was pleasant but inexperienced and had to look up most drinks!

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Whitehouse, Texas
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2012

The food and drinks at the Flat Iron were really good. We especially enjoyed visiting with Alex who works in the restaurant!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Took my Valentine there for what I thought was going to be an upscale romantic dinner. We were excited about the tapas menu. The good news is that the food was well prepared and, in fact, pretty good. But the rest, not so much. We arrived ten minutes early for our reservation which seemed to be a problem for them.... More 

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Westlake Village, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2012

The small portions are wonderful for those of us who eat small and early. Wine portion could have been larger for $10. Service great with lots of questions answered by staff.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2011

Had dinner here on a business trip. Stayed in the hotel (Bluefinch) and this restaurant was still open when we checked in. I have been to Tapas Restaurants before and enjoyed them. This one the portions were really too small for sharing. (with the exeption of the kobe sliders, meatballs, and fries). We ordered 3 things apiece and were still... More 

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Additional Information about Flat Iron Tapas Bar & Lounge

Address: 107 Merrimac St, Boston, MA 02114-4709
Phone Number: 617-778-2900
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: American, Spanish, Tapas

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