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224 Boston Street

#463 of 2,383 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Dorchester / Roxbury / Mattapan
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224 Boston St, Boston, MA 02125-1609
+1 617-265-1217
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Greenbelt, Maryland
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76 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

224 was recommended by the front desk staff at my hotel. The food was excellent new American. It was innovative and clearly a neighborhood place. The only tiny concern is that I found it a bit pricey, but I found the value better than average for the quality of food they served.

Thank HickoryRidge
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

We went at the beginning of February on à Wednesday night, food was good but service could have been better for the price! We took a bottle of wine, 2 entrees and 2 main courses, the male waiter never came to poor some wine, never came to us and asked how the food was, very cold service! Thank god for... More 

Thank CharlesMontreal
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2017

I always make time to visit 224 when I'm visiting Boston. It is welcoming, the food is fantastic and varied, the staff are knowledgeable, friendly, and efficient. The clientele are a fun mix of neighborhood regulars as well as people from across the city, state, and visitors to Boston. The ambiance, food, staff, fellow-diners all have a positive impact on... More 

Thank Justin M
Yarmouth Port, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

A short walk up from the hotel, through a nicely revitalized neighborhood and found a unique restaurant which was cozy, with funky Decor, upscale food at moderate prices. Staff, presentation and food get A++. Must visit 224 Boston Street, Boston, Ma!

Thank Beas70
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

Went here expecting much more from the reviews. Food was alright but unremarkable and definitely not worth the price. Might give it another shot.

Thank Caroline C
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81 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

The place is cozy and relaxed.The light gives it a pub atmosphere. Everybody was very friendly and the food was good. Wine list was average, but you can't always be perfect :-)

Thank marcopoloulisse
Bear Creek Twp., PA
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115 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

Per the recommendation of our Holiday Inn staff, we visited the 224 Boston St. Restaurant. The food was very good, and the drinks were cold. Prices were reasonable, and the selection was plentiful. Wait staff was very nice. Good place to eat if you are in the area of Boston.

Thank savakirc
Brooksville, FL
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

We were staying nearby and found this place. It's small but friendly looks like mostly local residents. The food was excellant, service great and prices were very reasonable. After paying much more for less at other restaurants we were very pleasantly surprised to find this place. If you are looking for a good meal this is your place.

Thank FishingBob1
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306 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

We has a hard time finding this restaurant but it was worth the time. The cod cakes were fabulous but the shrimp cannelloni was not good...hardly any shrimp. Drink prices were also excessive compared to other places. Good place overall but thats's it.

Thank jerdc
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

Highly recommend by hotel staff, with easy walk. Food was pricey and just on the average. Service was exstremely slow.

Thank Bill S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $35
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 Boston St, Boston, MA 02125-1609
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Dorchester / Roxbury / Mattapan
  • Neighborhood: Dorchester / Roxbury / Mattapan
  • Phone Number: +1 617-265-1217

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?