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  • Excellent25%
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  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
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19 Jun 2018
“South Boston is Fantastic!”
9 Jul 2017
“Visit to our hometown ”
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Southie is a gritty working-class neighborhood on the brink of gentrification.
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

South Boston has changed so much from years past. Its now a family friendly area with parks, lots of shopping, and lots of restaurants. Most of the old building have been replaced with new condos and retail.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Topher E
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

Coming home is always exciting. Seeing family, longtime friends and places we hung out. If you every get to Boston you have to visit the following places. Sullivan's Castle Island And walk the Sugarbowl

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Patti R
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Great - off-the-beaten path of Boston. Huge dog friendly area with more parks and green space than you might expect. Each to walk around and each access to T

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Joe F
Reviewed March 15, 2017

This is totally biased. My family is from Southy. Great place. Love it, good old southy. Great neighborhoods.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Ben W
Reviewed October 6, 2016

Two totally different areas. South Boston sometimes call the seaport district too does not have the restaurants (Although we did find 1 really great one) that other areas do. Also, it's not real touristy (things to look st). South end is different. Loads of restaurants,...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank wasntme58
Reviewed May 23, 2016

If you're exploring the real South End, then you know it's not the South Shore (some people here are confusing the two). The South End is a place of neighborhoods. No beaches here but there the beautiful Victorians. Better than it used to be &...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank RonL40
Reviewed October 28, 2015

My husband and I recently moved to Boston (to the North End) and every weekend, we choose a different neighborhood to explore. Last week we walked all along the Seaport District. Checking out the Moakley Courthouse was pretty cool and potentially, it would be a...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Evniki B
Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Came here for dinner, had done drinks then hung out at the beach for a bit. Nicely maintained, little on the chilly side but it's a beach in Boston you can't complain to much. Cool neighborhood reminds me of home with the neighborhood bars that...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank wick1979
Reviewed September 28, 2014

my wife and I live in south Boston. this month September marks our 25th year. we have made many friends in southie. it is convenient to the bus stop, markets and pharmacy. we have found that some people who were born raised and still live...More

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank aland459
Reviewed July 6, 2014

we took the Amtrak to south station in boston ma on our way to salem ma. arrived at the boston station. 1st employee I asked about directions/instructions to salem tells me "I don't know". 2nd employee tells us "I don't know, follow that man over...More

Date of experience: June 2014
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