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49 Social

49 Temple Pl, Boston, MA 02111-1319
+1 617-338-9600
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“lamb shank” (6 reviews)
“tuna” (7 reviews)
“hummus” (2 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
49 Temple Pl, Boston, MA 02111-1319
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here while staying at the nearby Godfrey Hotel. We did not have a reservation, but were seated immediately when we arrive at 6 on a Friday evening. I had a beautiful trout special with cut fingerling potatoes standing up and lovely edible flowers....More

Thank Sarah9092
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Had brunch with a friend here and it was really great. Their website and TripAdvisor said they weren’t open for brunch so there were very few patrons. But the food was great and the prices were very reasonable. Anthony waited on us (pictured) and was...More

Thank Chuck G
Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

9.00 p.m. the Wednesday before thanksgiving we were looking for a bar to have and after dinner drink. A couple of tables were occupied in the restaurant so we walked in. The keys were already in the inside door so we thought they might be...More

2  Thank simonalcock
Reviewed October 16, 2017

Enjoyed our meals and service so much that we dined here twice during our stay in Boston. Beautifully cooked and presented. Our server Deanna was great to chat to and gave advice on our choices of meals. The bar manager suggested various ales that I...More

Thank RSP27
Reviewed October 11, 2017

The food here was amazing and very attentive staff. Not sure why it was fairly empty on a Staurday evening as it was one of the best meals we had in Boston.

Thank 896bethg
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

While walking around the Boston Common area with friends looking for a dinner venue we came across 49 Social - wow, what a discovery! From it's stylish decor, wonderful ambience, great service and impressive menu, 49 Social provided a high quality dining experience. We all...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed June 12, 2017

My husband and I went there on a Friday night before seeing a show! What a wonderful place. Service was excellent and the food, absolutely marvelous!!! We started with Mussels and 1/2 dozen oysters then we split the Fruiti di mare. Best I ever had....More

Thank Tallis825
Reviewed April 22, 2017

We saw good reviews for this restaurant and decided to go before seeing a show. We started at the bar where we had a fun bartender and great app (tuna tartare). We joked with the waitress as she served me iced tea from a mix...More

Thank JmGBoston
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Went apres theater and had a wonderful meal. Waiter was good and attentive, but meal was delivered by someone else who did not know who got what and was defensive when asked a question. Food was excellent, although special menu was slightly confusing

Thank Larry13b
Reviewed April 7, 2017

I'm looking forward to my next meal here. My sister and I randomly chose this place for dinner before a show. Thurs night 6pm. The bar was about half full, No one was in the downstairs dining. Service was quick and friendly casual. The food...More

Thank SueBreview
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Temple Pl, Boston, MA 02111-1319
    (Washington Street)
  • Public Transportation: Downtown Crossing - Orange, Red & Silver Lines Park Street - Green & Red Lines Government Center - Blue & Green Lines
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-338-9600
  • E-mail
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