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The North Star

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#1,760 of 2,447 Restaurants in Boston
$$ - $$$, , American
222 Friend St, Boston, MA 02114-1801
+1 617-723-3222
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good56%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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“pizza” (2 reviews)
“td garden” (8 reviews)
“pre game” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
222 Friend St, Boston, MA 02114-1801
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

Tried to go here for dinner tonight & this establishment has closed. It was a great place for drinks & food before a game or a concert at The Garden. We'll miss it!

Thank Kikster1227
Reviewed February 6, 2017

For a long time, on the many occasions my son and I went to a Boston Celtics basketball game (I have season tickets), we would rush to a nearby pizza joint, wolf down a slice or two with a beer, and hurry to our seats....More

Thank Howard T
Reviewed April 22, 2016

We had a friend that needed to leave with water and he has a legal medical card. The two kids at the door While we tried to leave where jerks You would of thought we stole millions with trying to leave with a plastics cup...More

Thank pats54tb14
Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

Went here for food before the Bruins game. Space had a few changes since Hooters closed a few years ago. Ordered the chili to start. It was FABULOUS! For dinner, we ordered a burger, chicken sandwich and the steak tips. All were very good. Good...More

Thank Pmundis1967
Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

From the second we walked in the door everything was terrible. We should have turned around when we were greeted by unbelievably rude guy at the door that shouldn't have a job. The rest of the service was just as bad. The food unfortunately was...More

Thank Tztraveling
Reviewed January 30, 2016

Thought we would try this before a recent Celtics game as we were early enough and tables were available. Turned out to be an excellent choice. Wide variety of bottled and draft beers and an extensive menu. The service was fast and friendly, the prices...More

Thank IP3806
Reviewed January 24, 2016

just down the street from Garden, happened upon it while headed to another establishment. Being that the snow storm was in full force, we checked the menu and hopped in - waited 10 minutes for a table. Great selection of brews and menu had the...More

Thank John L
Reviewed October 1, 2015 via mobile

Lots of sports being shown and a lively atmosphere. Exactly what I expect of a sports bar!! Friendly staff the burger toppings were a little short on choice as the ram out of the original and the second choice but enjoyable visitFrFriendlstaffstastagand staffstaffand a and

Thank Vicki C
Reviewed June 26, 2015 via mobile

My friend and I came here before a concert at the Boston Garden. We did not do any research about places to eat beforehand so we just looked at the menu that was hanging outside the door and give it a whirl. Our drinks were...More

Thank shady38
Reviewed February 11, 2015

I've officially added The North Star to my short list of places to eat near the TD Garden before a game/event. Our table of 8 was quickly seated (we were 2.5 hours before gametime). Our table ordered a variety of different foods and everyone agreed...More

Thank Milo01945
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Friday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Friend St, Boston, MA 02114-1801
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston
  • Phone Number: +1 617-723-3222
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