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Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf

294 Congress St, Atlantic Wharf Boston, Boston, MA 02210-1003
+1 617-778-2200
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“filet” (30 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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294 Congress St, Atlantic Wharf Boston, Boston, MA 02210-1003
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11 - 20 of 268 reviews

Reviewed June 5, 2017

We had the pleasure of attending this Restaurant recently and were completely satisfied. The menu had lots to choose from for every taste. The service was outstanding and the view of the Harbour was beautiful. Everyone in our group thoroughly enjoyed themselves. I would definitely...More

Thank Glenn_Wilkinson
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2017

Mr. Wilkinson, Wanted to thank you for the very nice words and we here at Smith and Wollensky Atlantic Wharf appreciate you taking the time. Our best to you and yours! Sincerely, Peter Baker, General Manager, Smith and Wollensky Atlantic Wharf pbaker@swrg.com

Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

Eat here. It's an excellent Steak House with an extensive menu. Expensive but worth it. This used to be one of the poorest neighborhoods in Boston when I was a little Girl in the 1960s. You could not walk here At that time with any...More

Thank Lisa S
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2017

Lisa, So much has changed and changes it does every day. Thank you for the very nice review and I appreciate your insight to the history, architecture and growth of the Wharf. Sincerely, Peter Baker, General Manager, Smith and Wollensky, Atlantic Wharf

Reviewed May 30, 2017

went here on the 23rd may 2017 what can you say great steaks brilliant service, Standard S&M menu if your in Boston at the Intercontinental hotel this place is so convenient

Thank Tom K
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded June 1, 2017

Tom K, Thank you very much; we like "great" and "brilliant" in one sentence! Appreciate you taking the time! Sincerely, Peter Baker, General Manager, Smith and Wollensky Atlantic Wharf pbaker@swrg.com

Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

We went to Smith's for my birthday dinner and it was EVERYTHING. The tuna tartar is the best In the city, hands down. Our server was friendly and helped us select the perfect wine for each course. And, to top off the meal, the chocolate...More

Thank sjenkins_1984
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2017

Sjenjkins_1984, One a very good year '84! Happy Birthday and thank you for choosing Smith and Wollensky Atlantic Wharf for your celebration. Appreciate you taking the time and glad that your experience was EVERYTHING! Sincerely, Peter Baker, General Manager, Smith and Wollensky Atlantic Wharf pbaker@swrg.com

Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

The "Beef Bacon" was phenomenal! The blue cheese dipping sauce was so flavorful and complemented the perfectly smoked bacon!

Thank Rmangian
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2017

Rmangian, MMMMMMM... Bacon! We agree that you chose wisely! Thank you very much! Sincerely, Peter Baker, General Manager, Smith and Wollensky Atlantic Wharf pbaker@swrg.com

Reviewed May 25, 2017

We celebrated my son's Masters Degree at this restaurant. Fortunately I knew the price tag on each entree would be steep but he worked so hard for his degree. Each diner choose a steak and each cut of beef was perfection as well as the...More

Thank Beverly Y
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2017

Beverly, Congratulations to your son on his great accomplishment! Well deserved his (and yours!) visit to Atlantic Wharf. Thank you for taking the time and glad that your experience was "mastered"! Sincerely, Peter Baker, General Manager, Smith and Wollensky Atlantic Wharf pbaker@swrg.com

Reviewed May 25, 2017

Had a customer event here with about 15 people in attendance. Our room was a glassed in area with sliding panels right next to the bar. It was very hard for us to hear anything as the wait staff would always leave the panels open...More

Thank JamesBondLosAngeles
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2017

Mr. Bond, I wished to apologize for the misrepresentation on the Patriot's Corner to you and yours. Obviously, not ideal for your function and the said service. Please reach out to me so we can rectify this in the future. Again, very sorry for the...More

Reviewed May 23, 2017

I took my extended family there for a weekend lunch. The food was delicious and the staff was especially accommodating for our young children. The food was excellent - I had the filet oscar and have never had so much crab added to the steak....More

Thank Robert W
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2017

Robert, I am glad that we connected on many of the facets of your experience here at Smith and Wollensky Atlantic Wharf. A nice patio day with some of our cocktails makes for a great afternoon. My apologies to the delay in desserts and coffee;...More

Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

Good location, service and food but menu description is a joke. Ordered filet oscar which says large mound of crabmeat and asparagus on a filet. There were three microscopic pieces of crabmeat and one asparagus cut up into little pieces. If you are charging 58...More

Thank ancahe
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2017

Anache, I agree with your assessment and apologize; obviously we want to have our recipe for Oscar stand up to the price we ask and I am sorry we make you to feel wanting more. Please reach out to me if you would like to...More

Reviewed May 12, 2017

Huge and lovely steak but the mash was a little runny. Have visited the Smith & Wollensky in Manhattan which is by far the best meal we've eaten so we were a little disappointed the Boston one didn't come close. Much bigger place and nicer...More

Thank Kevin1400
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2017

Kevin, It is hard to beat the original but thank you for the kudos to our steak. We understand that quality is paramount and will try as hard as we can to keep that standard. Appreciate you taking the time. Sincerely, Sincerely, Peter Baker, General...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $48
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 294 Congress St, Atlantic Wharf Boston, Boston, MA 02210-1003
    (Atlantic Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-778-2200
  • E-mail
Description
Enjoy Waterfront Luxury at Our Second Boston Location. Join us at the newest Smith & Wollensky restaurant at 294 Congress Street. The location is part of Boston Properties’ prestigious Atlantic Wharf project located between the new Rose Kennedy Greenway and historic Boston Harbor. Offering a breathtaking waterfront view, the 10,000-square-foot space includes a full-service raw oyster bar. The outdoor patio, bar and lounge add to the restaurant's unique Harbor experience. The European-style exposition kitchen provides culinary entertainment while lush furnishings of wood and leather create a cozy and inviting interior retreat. The restaurant is open for both lunch and dinner.
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