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Green Dragon Tavern

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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11 Marshall St, Boston, MA 02108-2404
+1 617-367-0055
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Zurich, Switzerland
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637 reviews
435 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Good selection of beers, nice staff and livemusic. A nice pub to tastefully waste some evenings or days.

Thank mrsorso
Puyallup, WA
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88 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this place....the people, the atmosphere...the food. It's crazy good! Last time we were in, my husband got the lobster special. We are from Seattle and we love seafood.....but we dont quite get the lobsters that Boston gets. He got 2 lobsters (FULL SIZE), a bowl of chowder, a salad, and a side of fries.....$19.99....it was the most delicious... More 

Thank the12thmanseattle
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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212 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I had so much fun at this bar that we didn't even bother to go anywhere else. The bartender was a total Bostonite and told us the whole history the bar and Boston. Live music filled the bar with liveliness and Paul Revere even stopped by :)

Thank Chelsea B
Rockford, Illinois
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walking into this pub, it immediately brought us back to our days when we lived in the U.K. This place is very British, as history dictates :) The place is small & quaint. We only had a beer and chatted with the locals. We enjoyed the stop & history.

Thank MrsPotts38
Cornwall, Canada
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53 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After taking the Lessons on Liberty tour, my wife and I were looking for a place to eat. Our tour guide recommended the Green Dragon and we were not disappointed. The tavern has a lot of history and the food was great. I had the smoked brisket sandwich and my wife had the fish sandwich. The food was great and... More 

Thank HousePlantD
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58 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for a "quaint" tavern for lunch and happened on Green Dragon Tavern. Accommodations are well seasoned and have seen some use but OK for what it is-a tavern. Food was classic bar food but good and the service was friendly. Probably not a destination place but worth a stop if you are in the neighborhood.

Thank 114bruceb
Mississauga, Canada
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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped by on a Saturday at 3.15 to have a drink in one of Boston's oldest bars. The bar area itself was full and we asked if we could sit at any one of the 6 empty tables and have a drink. We were told no, the tables were for people eating lunch only. That would... More 

Thank Goalie20
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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783 reviews
447 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
Reviewed April 16, 2017

I wanted to drink where the Sons of Liberty were downing pints and brown liquor plotting to start a revolution. Coincidentally, on the chalkboard was a $10 special for a shot of Tullamore Dew and the "beer of the day". Done! The place had a nice menu but we didn't eat here. Great atmosphere with friendly regulars and bartender.

Thank SeatOfMyPntsTravelr
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40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

We thought this was a drinking place. Unfortunately our waitress told us if we didnt eat we couldn't sit at the tables. This is despite the bouncer direction for us to seat at the tables for a drink. Go figure. Poor coordination and we couldn't even try to enjoy this place. The interesting thing is that profits on beverages are... More 

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59 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

We went on a City Running Tour and our guide informed us of the unique history involved with the GDT. The food and service was fine. My son had the Bangers And Mash. I had the PotPie. There is a lot of history to look at hanging on the walls. No complaints, just not an extraordinary meal.

Thank Lisserlou

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Marshall St, Boston, MA 02108-2404
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-367-0055

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Staying in Downtown

Neighborhood Profile
The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where, during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting children and eager tourists through the pond. Have your camera ready to capture its peaceful beauty in the middle of a bustling city. Continue on through the Gardens and take in some open green space at the Boston Common, where you can spend time throwing a frisbee, sitting on a park bench, or, in the winter time, skating on the frog pond. Head north from the end of the Common to see the golden dome of the State House, and travel through government center to Quincy Market and Faneuil Hall, both a historic and popular destination worth a quick visit for a first time to Boston. Head to Long Wharf to visit the Aquarium, or catch a boat to Charlestown or even Cape Cod.
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