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Cityside Bar & Restaurant

#866 of 2,526 Restaurants in Boston
$$ - $$$American, ,
1960 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02135-7701
+1 617-566-1002
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible5%
Oct 1, 2018
“Good Sports Bar - OK Food”
Aug 19, 2018
“Great neighborhood bar/restaurant with outdoor deck”
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1960 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02135-7701
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

Usually have above average to good experiences at Cityside except for this most recent time. We typically sit at the bar and get drinks with apps/dinner without issue as the bartenders upstairs are always great. Tall manager hung out by the service area of the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Patrick M
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Stop here on a football Sunday for a late lunch and it was hopping. We were lucky to get a table by the window without a wait. We got our drinks quickly and have our appetizer order of Buttermilk Fried Chicken Fingers and a Margherita...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dino758
Reviewed August 19, 2018

A great spot to grab lunch or brunch and enjoy the sunshine, while you explore Cleveland Circle and the Brighton area. The portions are just right and the prices are very reasonable.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank summerjMA
Reviewed June 26, 2018

The Cityside Bar and Restaurant is a great place to grab a beer and a sandwich, and they also have events throughout the week (Comedy Club Nights on Monday's, Stump Trivia on Tuesdays etc). The major drawing point for me though is the outdoor roof...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Bigamus
Reviewed June 17, 2018

When in the area, I'd recommend. Good menu - burgers, sandwiches, salads. Friendly staff and prompt service. Nothing that stands out, but it was an enjoyable dinner.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank momoftwo_NJ
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Within walking distance of our hotel so decided to give it a try. Give them extra credit for serving everything extra hot. Nice job! Buffalo queso was pretty good and good start to our meal. Nice touch with making their own salad dressing as well....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Reviewed April 24, 2018

I found out about this bar through the free comedy night they do on Mondays. The show was of a very high calibre, and I was pleasantly surprised as typically 'free' things have some sort of catch - this did not! I had the salmon,...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank andouillepop
Reviewed April 4, 2018

First got to learn about this bar through the weekly comedy show that takes place on Monday nights. I saw writer for SNL here. It's amazing that this is free. The bar itself is clean and reputable despite being a college bar. The food is...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank widgetlimlek
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Right of the BC campus this landmark is THE place to grab drinks and food before the game. Very lively crowds with many big screen TV's to catch a variety of sports. Nice size beer list with a good blend of local and national brands

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank stevevavrek
Reviewed January 16, 2018

I stopped here for a few beers whilst local the staff were friendly polite and welcoming the bar was clean and well presented although I didn't eat anything the food which passed me looked delicious if I am local again I will stop here again

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Eddie020173
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $20
American, Bar, Pub
Brunch, Lunch, Late Night, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1960 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02135-7701
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Brighton
  • Neighborhood: Brighton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-566-1002
  • E-mail
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