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Harvard Club of Boston

374 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215-2860
+1 617-536-6674
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good22%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
16 Apr 2017
“Sample a Taste of History at the Veritas Restaurant”
23 Mar 2017
“Just Ok”
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Contemporary, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
374 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215-2860
Neighbourhood: Fenway / Kenmore
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

If you have the chance, take advantage of the fine dining at the Harvard Club with a member. Service was great in this historic landmark. Started with a potato leek soup which was followed by a seared haddock with fregola sarda (a pasta similar to...More

Thank hrs314
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Was here for a birthday. The food was good, but the place needs a major rehab. I know we all like tradition, but sometimes tradition needs a lift.

Thank BHthegood
Reviewed 9 October 2016

After a disastrous lawsuit, the Board sold off half the building, arguably destroying the charm and grace of the 100 year old club At present, .all restaurants have been dumbed down to one weak menu...wow, you can get a 10 oz sirloin!...who knew? No more...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 1 October 2016

A friend who's a member took me here for a quick dinner before a Red Sox game (Fenway is a moderate walk away, down Commonwealth Avenue). Although there is a more stylish restaurant and bar upstairs, we first ate dinner in the more informal location...More

Thank GEDLosAngeles_CA
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I've been a member for years, and while I enjoy the club, I've been embarrassed more than once while hosting guests for dinner. The food is sub-par, often overly salty (recent fish dish was inedible), and improperly cooked (scallops, hard/rubbery), and the service, while quite...More

Thank bratscheBoston
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Our Harvard Business School class section held its reunion dinner there. The Bourbon & Barbecue theme dinner was excellent. Service was excellent.

Thank nlskinner
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

The Harvard Club very graciously came to our rescue when I failed to book the hotel next door. It was like stepping back in time. The staff were super friendly and made the stay memorable but the rooms cried out for serious updating. We had...More

Thank Ralph B
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

The Harvard Club has a great restaurant in the formal dining room with friendly, professional service and wide variety of offerings. Their holiday services are the best- an expansive buffet with everything you can imagine- usually carving a leg of lamb, roast beef, tenderloin. Don't...More

Thank BostonBostonGirl
Reviewed 29 February 2016

The rich history and pedigree of the Harvard Institution contributes to creating an austere ambience that is perfect for a private business lunch

Thank moorgas_adrian
Reviewed 27 January 2016

We attend an annual function at the Club every year. The atmosphere and service is great, but what sets it apart is the quality of the food served to a group of 70-80 people. The food is what you would expect downstairs in the restaurant,...More

Thank Michael D
Nearby
Fenway / Kenmore
The Curse of the Bambino may have ended years ago, but
loyal Red Sox fans will continue to infiltrate this
home to historic Fenway Park, where you can find
victory banners, people yelling in stereotypical
Boston accents, and lots of sports bars. Located
within Kenmore Square, the old gas station Citgo sign
is another Boston skyline classic seen throughout the
city. In addition to a hectic and diehard sports
...More
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Contemporary, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Monday
07:00 - 12:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 12:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 12:00
Thursday
07:00 - 12:00
Friday
07:00 - 12:00
Saturday
07:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 374 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215-2860
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Fenway / Kenmore
  • Neighbourhood: Fenway / Kenmore
  • Phone Number: +1 617-536-6674
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