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North Street Grille

#83 of 2,383 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
North End
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229 North St, Boston, MA 02113-2105
+1 617-720-2010
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wed - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Watertown, Massachusetts
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The burgers were the best we ever had. 2 of us had the steak bomb burger, the BLT burger and you name it burger with Gorgonzola cheese, homemade onion rings and avocado. The variety of burgers are amazing. Also we shared a Caesar salad and an arugula salad with pistachios, cranberries and bluecheese with a vinegarette dressing. It was cut... More 

Thank Pmc5156
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48 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered way too much food for a group of 5 and ate it all - it was that good! I had lobster benedict which was covered in fish! We shared a load of pancakes which were all really good too. Next time I'm in Boston, I'll 100% be going back.

Thank Andy B
Hanover, New Hampshire
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93 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was very impressed by the creative combinations conjured up by the chef at this place. There were lots of compelling choices. My daughter and I split two of them and wished we had the capacity to order/try more. We loved the crab omelet and the benedict in bed -- wanted desperately to also try to cannoli pancakes but we... More 

Thank Bill M
Berlin, Connecticut
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44 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2017

An AMAZING brunch at North Street Grille, it's my "go to" spot for an fantastic meal when visiting Boston. It's DEFINITELY worth the wait. Great food, great portions, great service, great drinks, great value! Not possible to say one negative thing.... just PERFECTION!

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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Finding a breakfast in a strange town can be tricky, finding a good one is next to impossible. We were lucky enough to find this little gem. The place is smaller but very cozy. The staff was very nice (Taylor was so amazing seeing as we walked in right as they opened). They have a small window hat looks back... More 

Thank Conti23
Waldwick, New Jersey
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27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

There are very few breakfast locations in Boston. We did not want to eat at the hotel and we were lucky on an early Sunday morning to get a table here. So cramped you really feel claustrophobic but the staff is friendly and the kitchen fast and good. Breakfast was prepared as we liked it. The corned beef hash was... More 

Thank luckynjlady
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017

WORST EXPERIENCE EVER!!!! Hair in my coffee, cream dumped on me, asked to leave a little over an hour into it so they could seat more people. We still had drinks! I lost it at that point and was told by Lisa that the check would be taken care of. I told her we had already paid and she said... More 

Thank lindsaymA9071IZ
London, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

Excellent venue for Breakfast or Lunch. There will probably be a line as this place is so popular with locals and tourists but it is well worth the wait and they provide benches outside so you can at least sit while waiting. Really hearty food and the generous portions set you up for the day, especailly as we are English... More 

Thank Bill B
Crook, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

I have been a frequent visitor to the USA over the last few years, and in the last 4 or 5 years Ive always tried to visit places that have been recommended by others. Some have been good, some not so good, so when my wife suggested we try North Street Grille for breakfast. We found this diner in the... More 

Thank ianhirst2016
Hartley, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

Brits abroad found this incredible Diner just off the tourist trail in North End. The staff, food and ambience was of the highest order. The staff cannot do enough to help and the breakfasts were to die for....unfortunately because of it's success you sometimes have to wait for a table but it is worth it Thanks to Rachel who was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $17
American, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 North St, Boston, MA 02113-2105
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > North End
  • Neighborhood: North End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-720-2010

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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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