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Top of the Hub

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Address: 800 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02199
Phone Number: 617-536-1775
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Great view , nice service

I was here with friends, in the middle of the afternoon. Service was very kind and gentle. We ordered an assortment of appetizer which were all nicely prepared and greatly... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Alberto-Mendrisio
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Switzerland
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21 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our waiter Vladamir was exceptional and knew his stuff. That was the highlight alongside the view. I ordered the shrimp appetizer for $18.. 4 shrimp. Unremarkable.. I then ordered the Scallops for dinner.. 4 scallops (works out to $9/scallop) and two were a bit overcooked. My wife ordered the filet... Done medium... It was served quite raw in the middle.... More 

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good quality food in an absolutely stunning location. Get a window seat to see the whole of the city and bay.

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Switzerland
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128 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was here with friends, in the middle of the afternoon. Service was very kind and gentle. We ordered an assortment of appetizer which were all nicely prepared and greatly presented. The view over Boston is highly spectacular.

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Lynn
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109 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful day for drinks in the sky. I must say, the Bananas foster martini is incredible! That coupled with the creme Brule is even better. Never a bad choice if you are in the back bay!

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Cohocton, New York
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for dinner and spent over $200 for just 2 of us. We love going to the resteraunts in the top of the lookout attractions and this was def a very pricey meal. Menu was very limited. My food not so good. Save your money eat at thr bar area and enjoy the same great view.

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Thank DAnnaM5
Boston, Massachusetts
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85 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is also a surprisingly good place to eat - not something you ever find in these type of buildings with sensational views. definitely worth going.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

The views of Boston were tremendous while having a delicious lunch. I had the salmon and it was prepared perfectly.,

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Nashua, New Hampshire
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

I expected in advance, pricey food, nice view & okay service. Prior to attending my friends birthday dinner reservation at the Top of the Hub, I checked out the average reviews on Tripadvisor as well as their website for an idea of what I'd like to order. My partner ordered the chicken with potatoes & I ordered a cesar salad.... More 

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33 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Great place for a solo traveler! Flight was cancelled so took a ride to the Top of the Hub. The good part is they do a good job with the Food, Drinks & Entertainment. Very Classic Jazz band playing on Sunday Night. They were open till midnight. Great scenery! Now the bad part... They're Snobby as all getup... I actually... More 

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Chattanooga, TN
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

I did a lot of research before our trip to find a good Sunday Brunch location. There seemed to be several great options based on reviews. We chose to eat Sunday brunch here for the proximity to our hotel, the view and also thinking it would be a nice experience for $42 + tax. We were wrong. It was a... More 

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Staying in Back Bay

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Back Bay
Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques – as well as every other kind of store imaginable – all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice weather, restaurant patio seating is packed with Bostonians and tourists alike soaking up the sunshine and enjoying the food. Commonwealth Ave offers a beautiful stroll down residential tree-lined streets. Keep walking towards the Charles River and enjoy a beautiful view by the water. In warmer months, people run and bike on paths running along the esplanade, and sail and kayak on the Charles River. Boylston street, also full of shops, bars, and restaurants, is the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Head towards Copley Square and check out the Boston Public Library, which is particularly beautiful from the Dartmouth street entrance.