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) #136 of 2,418 Restaurants in Boston $$ - $$$ American, , International
327 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02115-2710
+1 617-351-2500
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  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (63 reviews)
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American, Bar, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
327 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02115-2710
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Managed to get a table in the large open window. Lunchtime sat with a chilled bottle of rose watching the world go by - perfect. Staff were friendly and the food was good.

Thank EnjoyTravell1ing
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great spot to have a healthy fresh meal. The menu has inventive items like chipotle chicken pizza with guacamole. I enjoyed the grilled salmon over arugula and cherry tomatoes. My rum drink was served in a copper pineapple.

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Drinks are delicious and so is the pizza. We had a bumpy start with a server but the restaurant more than made up for the mishap and went above and beyond to ensure our table was taken care of. We will definitely be back and...More

Thank tpaola89
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for a nice pre-fireworks meal on the 4th. Got right in at 7:00 not to crazy. Had the chowder and Pappardelle pasta! Both were very enjoyable. Service was attentive and to the point! Enjoyed the open air seating and people watching in the...More

Thank barkonbutts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highlight was the GF cannoli for desert. Very nicely done. They have a specific GF menu which is great and the staff was very knowledgeable. I had the skirt steak and it was very tasty. Portions were enough you felt satisfied, but not stuffed. Nice...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to Sonsie on several occasions while visiting Boston. I love the open front which allows a nice glass of wine with a patio atmosphere. Today we went for breakfast and really enjoyed. The smoked salmon was absolutely delicious, some of the best...More

1  Thank Gena W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So sir is open late on Sunday nights. We had fantastic pizza. The dough tasted of EVO. The service was a little lacking. The lemon tact fantastic.

Thank Maria G
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

The place was packed, but they had a table for two for us. We were also in a bit of a hurry as we had a plane to catch. The wait staff was very accommodating and got our meals to us quickly. We both enjoyed...More

Thank MikeyVancouverCanada
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

Waiting on your AirBNB...soak up Newbury St from this spot. Chowda was to die for, oyster shooters kick it up to another level, good beer selection, Illy coffee to kick your butt into high gear! Say hello to Anna the barista, and make this a...More

Thank hogcatch
Reviewed June 8, 2017

Went for dinner with a group of friends and was unexpectedly surprised by the high-quality menu (soft shell crab, wood-fired pizzas) and cocktails. Dimly lit interior with open kitchen, would be great for dates as well. Waitress was very engaging without being over the top...More

Thank suffolkblueline
Back Bay
Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the
heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and
the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable
skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock
Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit
Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques
– as well as every other kind of store imaginable –
all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $40
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 am - 1:00 am
7:00 am - 1:00 am
7:00 am - 1:00 am
7:00 am - 1:00 am
7:00 am - 1:00 am
7:00 am - 1:00 am
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02115-2710
  • Public Transportation: Valet daily after 6pm, $12
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighborhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-351-2500
  • E-mail
Sonsie celebrates eighteen years on Boston’s famous Newbury Street serving top-notch International cuisine from award-winning Chef Bill Poirier. Open seven days a week from 7:00am to 1:00am, Sonsie boasts beautiful French doors that translate to an open sidewalk cafe in season, as well as a European lounge with deep leather chairs and sofas. The mahogany bar serves the best martinis in town from an experienced lot of friendly bartenders and the brick-oven churns out eclectic pizzas and focaccia throughout the day. It is easy to relax at Sonsie and enjoy the classic music that reflects the ambience of the restaurant as day progresses into night.Chef Poirier’s menu always introduces fresh flavors and brilliant food combinations. Signature dishes dot the menu as well as seasonal dishes splashed with nightly specials.Reservations are recommended and private parties are welcomed.
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