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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 - 2:00 am
Open 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Went here today for brunch and the food was awesome! I had the fried chicken with the jalapeño cornbread waffle (something I've never had before) and it was sooo tasty and not as heavy as I thought it would be. My daughter loved the banana bread French toast and my husband the chicken club. The roasted potatoes were really delicious... More 

Thank Lisa W
Galt, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend and I were visiting Boston and stumbled upon this place. We had drinks and appetizers on the patio. The duck fat fries with truffle aioli are not to be missed! Also had the sliders and calamari, both were good, but those fries.... Oh, and they also mentioned that they were dog-friendly.

Thank Deanne412
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice for a Saturday brunch! Many choices from standard breakfast fare to burgers & lunch choices. The Parmesan duck fat fries are amazing!! Great mimosas and drinks. Very comfortable atmosphere - eat at regular tables or on sofas. Fun place!

Thank lovenyc210
Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent service -- polite and helpful -- left us to important discussion. Good menu and food for lunch at 1:30 PM. Not crowded -- spacious and quiet. Will be sure to return.

Thank rchalfen
Boston, Massachusetts
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70 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

We stopped for drinks and an appetizer on a Saturday evening in the summer. There were 3 other people at the bar with a large party in the back. We ordered drinks and were handed a menu. The drinks arrived and we ordered 2 appetizers. The bartender comes back to us and says that because there is a large party... More 

Thank BML111
John H, General Manager at The Living Room, responded to this review

We are sure sorry that you were unhappy with your visit. There was a rehearsal dinner which took over our dining room and the patio was packed as well. The Chef did inform the servers to tell all guests that until the entrees came out for the wedding, that we could not accept any food orders. We really don't stock... More 

Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

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 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

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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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

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 bubbles 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 bubbles 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Bar scene
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.
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