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The Living Room

North End
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101 Atlantic Ave, Boston, MA 02110-3702 (Richmond St.)
+1 617-723-5101
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Closed now
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Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had a surprise party for my engagement at the Living Room back in June and had a great experience. Courtney made planning very easy with picking appetizers and drinks and handling any questions I had leading up to the event. The night of the event, the set up was excellent. All of the guests were put into our own... More 

Thank jamesblake74
Dumont, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for brunch with a group of friends! Had a good time. Food was great, as well as the drinks. Loved the service also. WOuld definitely go back. It's a cozy little place. If you're in the area, check it out.

Thank William H
Taipei, Taiwan
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52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traditional north east american atmosphere, we were the only 2 non- white table in the restaurant. Portion is very big. Smash potato is delicious, beef is good even myself is not a beef lover. My seafood risotto is ok. Suggest to order meat dish as main dish which seems to be its speciality.

Thank Giraffegirl28
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a relaxed happy hour dinner on the patio. It was shaded and across from the park. Felt cool and comfortable after a long day touring the city. Atmosphere inside was elegant yet comfortable, like visiting friends. As we were traveling with our four legged friends, we really appreciated that they allowed our pups on the patio and even brought... More 

Thank Nancy B
Enosburg Falls, Vermont
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Recently, we enjoyed a reception for my daughters graduate school graduation at the Living Room. The staff was amazing, so accommodating and flexible! The food was original and delicious. I would recommend the Living Room for anyone who would like top notch service and food with a friendly personal touch.

Thank jmcd365
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Nothing quite like it in the area. As the name says, part of it is set up like a living room with sofas, tables and chairs. The menu changes but some of it is italian and there is always seafood, but there is also Mexican, Asian, Middle Eastern and a lot of combinations you wouldn't have thought of. They even... More 

Thank AmbasadorKosh
John H, General Manager at The Living Room, responded to this review

We appreciate your taking the time to review us! Our menu is diverse - Global Comfort Food! The Poutine was a winter item so it changed with the Spring/Summer menu. Thanks for joining us!!! john More 

Brookline, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

John, the owner, was outstanding! The space was great, food delicious, and staff very friendly and helpful! I would definitely have another party here or recommend it to anyone that wants an amazing experience!!

Thank lisabmandell
John H, General Manager at The Living Room, responded to this review

Lisa knew exactly the party she wanted and we delivered. Great group of people who were here til close! You are the best Lisa - thanks, john More 

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24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

My daughter picked this restaurant to celebrate her 23rd birthday. We had never been here before. Very good food. We loved the pretzels instead of roles, although they filled us up a little too much for everything we ordered. The brussel sprout chorizo flatbread was delicious, and also filling. My daughter and my wife were torn between the burger and... More 

Thank Jory A
John H, Owner at The Living Room, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback and will pass your comments onto the team! I hope that you mentioned the chicken to your server. She would have had the manager take it off the bill. it is one of our favorite dishes here, so perhaps it was a bit overcooked to the point of being chewy. Hope to have you back soon... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2016

The owners named it well. The bar/lounge area has three massive sectionals as well other “living room” furniture, plus plenty of tables and stools… a refreshing change from other restaurants. The dining area was well-appointed: A very appealing and comfortable place to enjoy a nice meal. We went here several times since it was so close to the Marriott Long... More 

Thank Traveler47715
San Antonio, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

The restaurant is very comfortable reminds you of home, there are couches with tables and regular tables, excellent service. Food was ok very filling we went for a late beakfast I had Croquette Madame my husband had pancakes and eggs, big portions. Full service bar.

Thank Jill V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $40
American, Bar, International
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Atlantic Ave, Boston, MA 02110-3702
    (Richmond St.)
  • Public Transportation: Orange Line: Haymarket Station Green Line: Government Center Blue Line: Aquarium Station.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > North End
  • Neighborhood: North End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-723-5101
Chef Andreas Edlbauer offers an awesome selection of American and Global comfort food with emphasis on regional seafood. Brunch is served from 11:00 AM to 3 PM Saturday, Sunday and Monday. Dinner service begins at 4 PM daily

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in North End

Neighborhood Profile
North End
Wandering around Boston’s North End can feel like being transported to Europe. Stroll down Hanover and Salem streets for the finest Italian restaurants, bakeries, cafes, and a few boutique shops. Take part in the big debate as to whether Modern Pastry or Mike’s serves a better cannoli. Before your food coma sets in, make sure to stop by historic Paul Revere’s home, and follow the Freedom Trail to Old North Church and Copp’s Hill Burying Ground. Take a rest in a cafe on Hanover street and observe the quirky, European character of the North End.