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Stoddard's Fine Food & Ale

#190 of 2,520 Restaurants in Boston
$$ - $$$American, ,
48 Temple Place, Boston, MA 02111-1306
+1 617-426-0048
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
48 Temple Place, Boston, MA 02111-1306
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Super cool vibe to the place. Love the old school pub feel. Service was very friendly and professional. Drinks were great. Excellent beer selection. The burgers are amazingly good. Reasonable prices for Boston.

Thank JetBlueDriver
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mr. Brightside from The Killers drifts over my order for a Saison style Belgian beer..... perfect delivery in an impressive bar that incorporates the best of new world and old world hardwood, and metal bar-installation craftsmanship. A beer list that goes on and on and...More

1  Thank Tom8219
Reviewed July 11, 2018

I had a great experience at Stoddard's. I am traveling solo on my business trip so I wanted a good beer and a lobster role at a place I could walk. Being solo I looked at the bar and it was packed, the host told...More

Thank Rod H
Reviewed July 10, 2018

We popped in here on a very hot afternoon after a very long walk around the City. It feels very much like an English Pub (guess that's why we came in!). We only had a drink so can't comment on the food. There was an...More

Thank McCabesonTour
Reviewed July 2, 2018

This is a very nice pub with a cosy atmosphere. I liked the look and feel of the old woods and dim lighting. We had made a reservation, which I recommend. It was quite a busy place. Our service was excellent with a friendly server....More

Thank ellewug
Reviewed June 30, 2018

We really enjoyed this bar. Great bear selection, atmosphere was really nice and wait staff friendly and attentive. We went here for drinks three of our five nights in Boston.

Thank pands
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Cool spot in Boston. Very nice bar that was hand carved. My hubby ordered the fish and chips and they were excellent!! I had the french dip and onion rings. Mine was good, but I did prefer the fish and chips! :) Service was good,...More

Thank sara p
Reviewed June 10, 2018

Hostess seemed a little confused with what was going on and where she was supposed to be seating people and with communication with other staff. Was very dark which is fine if you are drinking but not great if you are just stopping in to...More

Thank Wanderlust3317
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Came to this great establishment for dinner with 12 colleagues and friends, plenty of atmosphere the food was good and despite it being busy and us being a large party the service was excellent.

Thank JollyRoger274
Reviewed May 27, 2018

This place is just how I like my bars/restaurants - lots of wood and kinda dark. The food was very good too. I had a veggie burger, which was delicious, and my mom loved her food as well. The female wait staff was very attractive...More

Thank DrMarkV1985
The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with
historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through
one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston
Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling
statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the
pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where,
during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting
children and eager tourists through the pond. Have
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Temple Place, Boston, MA 02111-1306
    (Temple Place & Washington Street)
  • Public Transportation: Downtown Crossing - MBTA Red/Orange Line Park Street - MBTA Red/Green Line
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-426-0048
  • E-mail
Pub in Boston’s Downtown Crossing. Serving Duck, Rabbit & Pork. Classic Cocktails, Craft Beer & Cask Ale. Playing Django Reinhardt & The Clash. Winner! Boston Magazine’s Best of Boston 2017 — Best Neighborhood Bar Downtown Crossing
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