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South End Buttery

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Tue, 6/25
8:00 PM
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#126 of 2,437 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017, 2019 Winner
RATINGS
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Service
Value
Atmosphere

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Menu

STARTERS​
6.00
Marinated Olives
citrus,​ sumac, rosemary
6.00
Fried Pickles
herb aioli
6.00
Polenta Fries
truffle aioli
14.00
Cheese Plate
daily selection of 3, house made crackers, seasonal fruit compote
7.00
Grafton Farmhouse Cheddar Dip
grilled baguette, pickled radish
SMALL PLATES​
10.00
Crispy Calamari
cherry peppers, grilled lemon aioli
13.00
Maplebrook Farm Burrata
snap peas, lemon, hazelnuts, grilled baguette
12.00
Shrimp Tacos
radish slaw, cilantro crema, la nina corn tortillas
13.00
Lamb Slider Duo
whipped feta, rhubarb compote, fennel salad
12.00
Grilled Flatbread
prosciutto, marinated artichoke, taleggio, arugula
10.00
Shaved Kale + Brussels Sprouts Salad
fennel, grana padano, almonds, grapefruit vinaigrette
10.00
Beet + Strawberry
petite greens, pickled onion, crispy quinoa, yogurt poppy seed dressing
12.00
Asparagus Caesar *
romaine,​ herb croutons, shaved grana padano, classic caesar dressing
* Denotes raw or undercooked product. Massachusetts law requires we inform you that consuming raw or undercooked meats. poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk for food borne illness. These items are cooked to order.
MAINS​
19.00
Grilled Calcutta Chicken Breast
Bell & Evans statler chicken breast / basmati rice grilled scallions / chutney
27.00
Grilled New York Strip Steak
Shallot butter / rosemary-sage fries
24.00
Pan Roasted Shetland Island Organic Salmon
Parsnip puree / grilled asparagus / meyer lemon
18.00
Spaghetti Shrimp Fra Diavolo 19 Buttery Meatloaf
Herb roasted potatoes / spring onions grilled zucchini / gravy
19.00
Wild Mushroom Ravioli
Oyster, shitake, cremini mushrooms lemon-sage brown butter
20.00
Chatham Silver Hake
Parsley-lemon panko bread crumbs / braised leeks lobster mac & cheese
19.00
Prawn Curry
Pan​ roasted jumbo shrimp / bok choy steamed basmati rice
15.00
Buttery Veggie Burger
Roasted vegetables / chickpeas / bulgar / cashews tomato chutney and grain mustard with fries or greens
15.00
All Natural Angus Bacon Cheeseburger
Certified Angus ground chuck Vermont cheddar / caramelized onions with fries or greens
SIDES​
6.00
Roasted Wild Mushrooms
6.00
Grilled Asparagus
6.00
Herb Roasted Potatoes
11.00
Lobster Mac & Cheese
5.00
French Fries
With chipotle or truffle aioli
6.00
Parmesan-Garlic Fries
With chipotle or truffle aioli
6.00
Rosemary-Sage Fries
With chipotle or truffle aioli
DESSERT​
6.00
Chocolate Mousse
7.00
Creme Brulee with Fresh Berries
6.00
Buttery Tart of the Day
6.00
Signature Mini Cupcakes
7.00
Affogato
Vanilla ice cream 3.00
Shots of espresso over vanilla ice cream / sea salted chocolate chip cookies
DESSERT WINES BY THE GLASS​
9.00
2008 Moscato Moscato d'Asti Saracco Piedmont, IT
11.00
NV Chardonnay/Welschriesling Kracher Beerenauslese Cuvee Burgenland, AT
8.00
NV Port WJ. Graham's Six Grapes Douro, PT
12.00
NV Port WJ. Graham's 10 Year Tawny Douro, PT
10.00
NV Sherry Lustau Pedro Ximenez San Emilio Cadiz, ES
13.00
2004 Vin Santo Tenute Marchese Antinori Toscana, IT
15.00
NV Grappa Nonnino il Merlot Friulli, IT
COFFEE, TEA & ESPRESSO​
2.75
Equator Estate Fresh Brewed Hot Coffee
3.75 per pot
MEM Tea Imports Loose Leaf Teas
2.75
Iced Coffee or Iced Tea
3.50
Lake Champlain Hot Chocolate
4.25
French Press
4.25
Lake Champlain Mocha Latte
4.25
Vanilla or Caramel Latte
4.25
Chai Latte
1.95 per shot
Espresso
APERITIFS, COGNAC & ARMAGNAC​
7.00
Luxardo Amaretto
7.00
Luxardo Sambucca dei Cesari
8.00
Lapsang Bailey's Irish Cream
9.00
Sencha, Belle de Brillet
9.00
Cardamaro Amaro
8.00
Meletti Limoncello
8.00
Drambuie
8.00
Meletti Amaro
17.00
Pierre Ferrand Selection des Anges
13.00
Pierre Ferrand Reserve
COFFEE, TEA & CHOCOLATE DRINKS​
Served hot or iced
9.00
Coffee,
Jameson Irish Whisky,
Brown sugar,
Whipped cream
Irish Coffee
10.00
Stoli Vanilla,
Kahlua,
Bailey's Irish Cream,
Espresso Martini
10.00
Stoli Vanilla,
Luxardo Amaretto,
Chai tea,
Splash milk
Vanilla Chai Martini
10.00
Diabolique Bourbon,
Spicy chai,
Espresso shot,
Splash milk
Dirty Chai Martini
10.00
Mexican Coffee
9.00
Coffee,
Bailey's Irish Cream,
Frangelico,
Whipped cream
Nutty Irishman
9.00
Coffee,
Smith & Cross Traditional Jamaica Rum,
Kahlua,
Whipped cream
Jamaican Coffee
9.00
Coffee,
Amaretto,
Caramel,
Whipped cream
Dulce de Leche
10.00
Tea and Fernet
PRICE RANGE
$5 - $10
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Cafe
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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All reviews brunch garlic fries meatloaf breakfast sandwich sandwiches the downstairs dining room carry out great coffee love this place comfort food bakery latte takeout delish
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to the Southend to The Buttery for breakfast this AM. Always happy having breakfast here. Whether I sit in with friends or get takeout to go it is always good. This AM was just Hot oatmeal with blueberries, cup of Tea and Orange juice....More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 1414BillyC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived 5 mins prior to reservation...told they are not early seating reservations...then sat us after checking the screen. within moments the server wanted to take our order...I did not even look at menu. Delivery of brunch took awhile with no offer of coffee refill. We...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank hr1313
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited South End Buttery on a Friday for dinner and found it to be a mixed bag. We had a reservation and had to wait about 20 minutes for a table; the problem is there’s no space at all to wait. The bar area...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Sabresfan01
Reviewed May 13, 2019

Loved this spot! Great coffee and fantastic food. We sat downstairs and it was cozy and warm; we loved it. The Parmesan garlic fries were DELICIOUS.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SaraCate M
Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

I love this place for coffee and some to go food, but find that the food in the restaurant is never as good. They opened the small to-go locations, stick to those.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank travel471982
Reviewed April 27, 2019 via mobile

We live in Boston and, admittedly, went to Open Table for a reservation. We are quite close to this area. The pictures of brick walls and warm fireplace looked charming. Upon arrival, we were told " you're actually not in the restaurant but the coffee...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank karen b
Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

Casual breakfast before the marathon tomorrow and I was NOT the only one with this idea. Pastries looked good but I went with a tasty breakfast burrito.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Sbrmatt
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

The lady who worked at the bakery went above and beyond for me and the boy I nanny for. She was so friendly and generous. She made my experience wonderful. Will definitely be returning!! ❤️

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Hscherm1430
Reviewed February 12, 2019

I took my husband here to celebrate his birthday. The basement floor was a romantic dinner spot with the dinner setting and fireplace, especially during a snowy night. Food was excellent. Burrata appetizer was beautiful with fig compote and candied pecans. My husband loved the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jenae R
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

Okay so we frequent enough to know this place is awesome. Great vibe, delicious food (love their burgers!) and coffee. Today we ran in for take out coffee. It was busy, longish line but being New Years Day, everyone in a happy mood, everyone except...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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The cafe opens every day at 6am but you may want to call or check their website about lunch or dinner times.
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