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Rattlesnake Bar - CLOSED

384 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116-3801
+1 617-859-8555
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good40%
  • Average27%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“tacos” (12 reviews)
“wild boar” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mexican, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
384 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116-3801
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41 - 50 of 135 reviews

Reviewed July 8, 2015

We sat outside on the upper deck. Although the only scenery you have is buildings you still have the fresh air and the people coming and going were fun to watch and converse with. The food was reasonably priced and the drinks were cold and...More

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed June 29, 2015

We've been to Rattlesnake years ago and it seems to have declined since then. The bar seemed dark and dingy and the rooftop bar was subpar. Drinks were ok but we didn't stay long.

1  Thank ColaChick
Reviewed June 24, 2015

Enjoyed a beverage, or two, here prior to dinner. Was told if we were going to sit at a table had to order food. We had the tacos - they were really good. They are "known" for their margaritas - they were good - but...More

Thank jenniferh795
Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

I've always been curious about the Rattlesnake's rooftop bar. I finally checked it out. If you make it past the two huge bouncers you go up a long carpeted starirwell up to the roof. The rooftop bar has a lot of potential. But it was...More

Thank 81FrequentT81
Reviewed June 15, 2015

It seems to be the common thread in Boston. Most bars are terribly overpriced and the quality of the food leaves a lot to be desired. We requested the lunch special, some type of chicken taco. The chiken must have gone flying through the taco....More

Thank Solrac24
Reviewed May 3, 2015 via mobile

Was really hungry just having landed in Boston. It's been close to 10 years since I've been here and I was looking forward to trying some of the local eating establishments. Was able to secure a table outside which is great for people watching. Sitting...More

Thank Mark E
Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

We showed up and people were leaving. They were insulted by the bartenders. Bartenders and bouncers are rude and belligerent. Go there only if you have no where else to go or if you're desperate.

1  Thank Dan H
Reviewed April 14, 2015

We had a very nice burger and beer at this place. The service was quick and extremely kind and helpfull. Situated close to Boston Common.

Thank Susanne H
Reviewed April 14, 2015

We arrived Boston same day and walked the streets for a place to have a light fare! Passed The Rattlesnake and went in. Burgers and fries and a beer. All quite ok and typical. Service also fine.

Thank Lynge T
Reviewed January 1, 2015

Stopped in for a drink and a bite to eat on a cold day to be greater by a very rude bartender for no reason. I blew it off and went ahead and ordered. Huge mistake. Food was not well prepared and drink was short...More

1  Thank JayJP615
Nearby
Back Bay
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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 –
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 384 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116-3801
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighborhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-859-8555
  • E-mail
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