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The Living Room

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101 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, MA 02110 (Richmond St.)
+1 617-723-5101
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW 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 

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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.

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Thank jmcd365
Boston
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32 reviews
23 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 

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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!!

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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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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
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 

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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 

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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.

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Thank Jill V
Uxbridge, Massachusetts
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24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

This is the sixth year we have hosted a Holiday Party at the Living Room. I honestly can't say enough great things. From the ease of planning the party, to the exceptional pricing, to the super attentive staff, delicious food....all fantastic! Our organization would hold our parties at a different venue in Boston each year for the past 50+ years.... More 

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Thank Kimba119
Billings,MT
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

We were traveling from MT and my friend called the restaurant ahead to enquire about the gluten free menu. When we arrived the gentleman greeted us with a smile seated us at a nice table. I appreciated how he remembered their conversation and was so accommodating. Nice staff, good, food, fun atmosphere, I would eat here again.

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Thank GFfromMT
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015 via mobile

We have had our daughter's birthday in the function area two years in a row now. The passed heavy hors d'oeuvres and Mac and cheese for the kids is very high quality and consistently so. We've known Bev, one of the managers, for years. She is very thorough on communicating details to Courtney, the events manager. She is equally as... More 

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

We appreciate your taking the time to review us! We have a lot of fun doing parties here and making people feel at home in our "Living Room". The staff enjoys being here and we have very capable managers who who pay attention to the details to make sure everything goes smoothly as planned. The Chef appreciates your shout out... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $40
Cuisine
American, Bar, International
Meals
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
Romantic, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, MA 02110
    (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
Description
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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Typical questions asked:
  • 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.