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Avenue One

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1 Avenue de Lafayette, Boston, MA 02111-1739 (Washington)
+1 617-422-5252
06:30 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 06:30 - 00:00
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wait staff was very nice and engaging. Menu items included a few sandwiches, salads,soups and a handful of entrees. Fish and chips were amazing. Restaurant has great seating for large groups.

Thank Tiffany L
Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Norman made me some customized drinks. I love the old fashioned with extra cherry juice. He made good drinks. Do try his drinks if you ever visit Boston. I came last summer, he made a good mojito and espresso martini.

Thank saisiri
Grandfalls, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Service was good. Good was good. Price was ok. Breakfast was excellent but $26 for buffet seemed expensive to me. Bar service was friendly.

Thank R8091MKjamieb
Natick, Massachusetts
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

This is our 3rd time eating at this restaurant. The food is great. The lobster grilled cheese is loaded with lobster and fantastic. The seafood ravioli, and grilled salmon also quality dishes. Clam chowder is good, but could have been a little warmer. The service is stealth-life. Just when I our water glasses were getting low, they miraculously got filled... More 

Thank Harry H
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We had a decent breakfast here .. and dinner was excellent. Risotto was tasty.. the entrees were very good too.

Thank brenda c
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Yesterday we tried to have dinner here. Although only one table was occupied te server was și confused that it took 20 minutes to take the order. O took clam chowder which was a litlle too smokey in taste. For the second course they hâd serious problems to identify which client order (a table of ten) and I remained without... More 

Thank Lucian N
Kenosha, Wisconsin
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129 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

This was a wonderful breakfast experience! The Avenue One restaurant in the Hyatt Regency Boston is very nice. It is spacious, with high ceilings and large windows, and the seating doesn't seem crowded. I was seated promptly at breakfast, and just as promptly, got up to take a look at the buffet options. My mind was made up when I... More 

Thank cmhprh
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Stayed at the Hyatt and ate dinner and breakfast twice during our stay. Normally, I don't like to eat in hotels versus local restaurants, but the service and food were outstanding enough to retain our business. Breakfast can be a little pricey whereas dinner was normal price. Chowder, lobster ravioli are excellent.

Thank Americansportswriter
Argyle, Texas
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286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 321 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We had a couple of entree salads for lunch and they were of very good quality, generous and tasty. We stopped by on another occasion for a delicious bowl of clam chowder. Service was very nice and we felt that the restaurant was reasonably priced given its setting.

Thank ILoveTexas
Jasper, Georgia
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

The value verse portion and quality is some what off. Food was not bad however the price was. Better prices is only a few minutes away.

Thank TonyBR549

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Seafood, American
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 01:00
06:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Avenue de Lafayette, Boston, MA 02111-1739
  • Public Transportation: Red Line - Downtown Crossing Green Line - Park Street
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-422-5252
Avenue One serves contemporary, New England cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere. Conveniently situated in the heart of downtown, Avenue One is just steps from attractions, theaters, and night life. Avenue One is a great location for a hearty breakfast, power lunch, after work drinks and pre-theater meals. Executive Chef Kelly Armetta's dedication to local and sustainable cuisine has made Avenue One highly rated among locals and guests alike.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Downtown

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The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where, during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting children and eager tourists through the pond. Have your camera ready to capture its peaceful beauty in the middle of a bustling city. Continue on through the Gardens and take in some open green space at the Boston Common, where you can spend time throwing a frisbee, sitting on a park bench, or, in the winter time, skating on the frog pond. Head north from the end of the Common to see the golden dome of the State House, and travel through government center to Quincy Market and Faneuil Hall, both a historic and popular destination worth a quick visit for a first time to Boston. Head to Long Wharf to visit the Aquarium, or catch a boat to Charlestown or even Cape Cod.
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