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The Squealing Pig

#565 of 2,439 Restaurants in Boston}
$$ - $$$American, ,
134 Smith St, Boston, MA 02120-1674
+1 617-566-6651
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good56%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (14 reviews)
“pig burger” (6 reviews)
Closes in 27 min
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American, Bar, Pub, Irish
$$ - $$$
134 Smith St, Boston, MA 02120-1674
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We were staying local in the Mission Hill area and our host recommended this place. At 8pm every Wednesday there is a pub quiz, which was a nice bonus! Recommend the Pig Swill beer and the curry (Nepalese chef's on recipe). Relaxed pub feel.

Thank Kathryn W
Reviewed 14 October 2017

hit this place tonight with some family members. very nice little place eclectic food menu and good beer selections. i personally loved the "very tasty chili". full of flavor, good heat and peppers, onions and mushrooms at least a pleasure to consume. i also had...More

Thank simonbarsinistar
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The space is small, comfy, and lively with good background music to stimulate one’s mood. The service is good and the menu fairly budget friendly for Boston. The lamb burger, which I ordered medium rare, was juicy, full of flavor, and with a side of...More

Thank Adderley3C
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We went to breakfast on a Thursday morning after a hospital visit. I did not see a breakfast menu online and that should have been my first clue. Very limited breakfast menu. I chose the egg, bacon, home fries and a bagel. The bagel was...More

Thank donnad56
Reviewed 10 July 2017

After visiting Isabella Gardner Museum we were famished. We looked for a spot on Yelp and found this one. We had the lightest fish and chips that were delicious. The hamburgers were fat, grass fed and really beautifully presented for a simple burger. People next...More

1  Thank AuntieMartha
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We were in town visiting our son and future daughter-in-law and after visiting the Isabella Stewart Gardiner Museum we needed to find a near by place for lunch. You see that Saturday in Boston was extremely cold with wicked wind chill. This restaurant was fairly...More

Thank 299PFrank
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Had a great grass fed burger. Fish and chips great. Would go back in town for college tour .they had a very diffrent cole slaw very tasty

Thank James S
Reviewed 24 December 2016

They had a great variety of fresh food in the menu. I had a grilled beef kebab with salad. They provide complimentary water and the Bulgarian based stuff was customer friendly.

1  Thank EHApu
Reviewed 2 December 2016

I went to grad school near the pig, and this place was always a late night stop, and I try to get over there as often as possible. The toasties are great, the beer is cold, and for some reason, about 85% of the time...More

Thank hennaeel
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Bar with nice atmosphere and large selection of draught beers. Food was ok, chilli and burger were good but the salads had too much dressing.

Thank uri_fi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar, Pub, Irish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
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: 134 Smith St, Boston, MA 02120-1674
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston
  • Phone Number: +1 617-566-6651
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