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#251 of 2,645 Restaurants in Boston
$$ - $$$Mexican, , Spanish
439 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116-6304
+1 617-338-8884
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (78 reviews)
“tapas” (29 reviews)
“mango butter” (4 reviews)
Opens in 18 min
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
439 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116-6304
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Reviewed September 11, 2018

We came here with a Nift gift card on a quiet Monday night. We ordered a variety of tapas to share and some sangria. Everything was good - our favorites were the grilled festival corn and the almond stuffed dates. Our waitress was friendly and...More

Thank amandamw5
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We were at the door at 10am and so were at least 4 other groups (on a Sunday morning). The food is sublime and the service swift so this would be my neighborhood spot if I lived in town!

Thank Mohana R
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

We had a delicious dinner here of tapas and the waiter was really nice! Lovely, relaxing atmosphere and spectacular service with very tasty dishes. Highly recommend the fried queso blanco!

Thank james s
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Came with a group of six and an infant in a stroller. Told us they couldn’t accommodate a stroller and would have to use a high chair. Infant was 5 months old so that was not an option. They reconsidered and found a table that...More

Thank 698dong
Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

Busy first day in Boston and we decided to head out to onto Tremont street which is a bit off the tourist traps wand whee there are many eateries. Menu looked interesting and we went Mexican. Excellent tacos in particular the fish,then the pork. Lovely...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed May 22, 2018

My partner, his brother (visiting from Portland, ME) and I stopped here for breakfast. Loved this place. Always seems to be happening. We made reservations - which I strongly recommend. Got there early and sat at the bar for a drink. We quickly got our...More

Thank L920DZbillb
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

Ok. I never take the time to write reviews but I had to share our experience with you all. I read the reviews about the brunch and thank goodness it didn’t stop me from going because this restaurant was fantastic!!! The food was delicious, but...More

Thank Cruiser27250
Reviewed March 6, 2018

This restaurant was nice an quite easy for conversation. The service was very attentive and the food was excellent.! I would go back here again and I would recommend. Be sure to ask server for tapas menu as they usually only have it in bar,...More

Thank dubelaw
Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

Chose this place because of its somewhat eclectic menu and we were not disappointed! The service was a little slow but only because they were understaffed. Antonio was a fantastic waiter and did his best to make our visit enjoyable. The food was delicious and...More

Thank Aron S
Reviewed November 2, 2017

Went to Masa for brunch at noon on Sunday. No wait but my friend and I decided to sit at the bar. Excellent atmosphere, food and service. I ordered the Huevos Rancheros with poached eggs, a beer and margarita. Total came to $40.

Thank jessicasjetlag
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 439 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116-6304
    (Arlington and Berkeley)
  • Public Transportation: Arlington T stop green line, or Back Bay station on the Orange Line
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South End
  • Neighbourhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-338-8884
  • E-mail
Masa Restaurant & Tequila Bar is an original trailblazer in the South End's "Restaurant Row,” one of the hottest dining destinations in Boston. The alluring space has been part of many wonderful memories since 1998. The copper bar at Masa is a local landmark, stocked with one of Boston's premium tequila and mezcal collections, complemented by award-winning margaritas, a carefully curated beverage program and its pioneering tapas menu.
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