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Hillstone Restaurant (Boston)

60 State St, Boston, MA 02109 (Formerly Houston's)
+1 617-573-9777
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Ranked #53 of 2,819 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $40
Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: For nearly 10 years, Hillstone has been serving American classics, sushi, and some of the best value Prime USDA steaks in the city-all prepared from scratch daily, with the highest quality ingredients available. Along with our crafted and exceptional value wine list, our menu offers something for everyone. Located at the edge of the financial district, Hillstone offers a sleekly designed space, appointed with mahogany hardwoods, cozy leather booths, and an impressive island bar with floor to ceiling windows. We are located at the intersection of 60 State Street and Congress, adjacent to Faneuil Hall. We validate parking for up to 2 hours for the 60 State Street garage Monday through Friday for guests who enter the garage after 3:30pm, and during all business hours Saturday and Sunday. The 60 State Street garage is located on Merchants Row off of State Street.
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Old Forge, NY
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49 reviews 49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 NEW

Just had an amazing meal at Hillstone Boston! Hostess/bartender/waitress/manager all made our evening enjoyable! We actually seek out this restaurant in the cities we travel, as their food is top notch and the atmosphere is always cool/casual. Cannot wait to come back! Because this restaurant is upscale, there is rarely screaming/crying/annoying children, so I don't mind paying a little more... More

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Dublin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

I visited the Hillstone Restaurant twice on a recent trip to Boston. The ambiance is excellent - beautifully decorated, good lighting, excellent music. The staff are very professional and extremely polite. Drinks at the bar are reasonably priced and served correctly (in my experience, a rarity in the USA). The food is very good, freshly cooked and not over-engineered. Their... More

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Raleigh
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68 reviews 68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

Ambience was very nice, service was very prompt and our food arrived very quickly. We both went for steaks and they were done just right. Wait staff were attentive so we never had to wait for drink refills, etc.

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Massachusetts
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177 reviews 177 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We visited Hillstone twice and on each occasion we had dishes both good and not so good. For example, the spinach dip was tasty and well prepared, but the rosemary foccacia was little more than bread fried in butter, with virtually no other flavors whatsoever. The Hillstone burger was very good (but not worth the $20 price!), as was the... More

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Marstons Mills, Massachusetts
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Hillstone's freshly grilled foods was a nice surprise in a traditionally New England venue. I had fresh grilled artichokes served with a light dipping sauce. Perfectly prepared and not something traditionally found in Boston. The cod steak presentation was lightly grilled in lemon and butter! A new take on a traditionally New England options with light , healthy and tasty... More

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Los angeles
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81 reviews 81 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I am no stranger to Hillstone, in fact I am a huge fan of all their restaurants across the U.S., but finally I am reminded to write a review. After spending a week in New England and eating at some top restaurants , we decided to have our last meal at a familiar spot. As usual we had fantastic service... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We stumbled upon this wonderful restaurant. Fresh fish, great atmosphere, reasonably priced. The service was very good. Highly recommended.

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Stillwater, Minnesota
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

My wife and I were staying close to Faneuil Hall and spent a lot of time walking the area during the day. So in the evenings, we were a little worn out. One night we tried to find a place to eat, and just happened across Hillstone. I found out that it is part of the Houston's chain, and had... More

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Kingston, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Hillstone is a chain, but a good one. I've eaten in this restaurant in Faneuil Hall, Boston a couple of times, also met there for drinks. They pull off a nice combination of bar and 'high-end' booth decor. The atmosphere is lively and convivial. The food is not surprising, but good American fare. Last time I (and nearly all my... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Great restaurant with cosy booths. I had the prime rib which was fantastic and my partner had the ribs which just fell off the bone. Staff were very friendly, would thoroughly recommend

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Additional Information about Hillstone Restaurant (Boston)

Address: 60 State St, Boston, MA 02109 (Formerly Houston's)
Phone Number: +1 617-573-9777
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 40
Cuisine: American, Sushi, Seafood, Steakhouse

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