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Soulfire - CLOSED

182 Harvard Ave, Boston, MA 02134-2806
+1 617-787-3003
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (13 reviews)
“spare ribs” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Barbecue
££ - £££
182 Harvard Ave, Boston, MA 02134-2806
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31 - 40 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 30 December 2011

I enjoyed the food here - and having lived in the south several years, this is a pretty good BBQ place. Great value and the best part is their BBQ sauces - several options and all excellent.

Thank WestwoodTrekker
Reviewed 12 December 2011

I'm from Boston and never really cared about BBQ fare until I met my wife who is from the South. When we were married in Charleston I tried many of the places down there. I got hooked and mow I have my own smoker. As...More

Thank pats10
Reviewed 12 July 2011

I recently visited Boston for a conference and arrived a day early to meet up with a friend. Our first stop for lunch was Zaftigs (excellent Jewish deli btw), and for dinner I suggested Soulfire, a barbecue restaurant that I had seen on the Food...More

Thank jecatudel
Reviewed 25 March 2011

Food was excellent. The wait staff were great but then it got busy and it was clear there were not enough of them to serve everyone timely. Food would get out but then hard to get a drink refill or a check. Again, the staff...More

Thank BarleyOne
Reviewed 5 March 2011

The fried chicken was a big hit. The fried catfish was tasty but too little of it in the sandwich. Corn bread tasty and moist. All a tad bland. Our waitress was really unfriendly at first but the manager was super friendly.

Thank wellheeledboston
Reviewed 27 December 2008

Fantastic, I want to go again! They have an incredible BBQ Reuben.

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Reviewed 28 October 2008

fantastic barbecue. cool interior. great cornbread (though it's not included). good beer selection. mac and cheese was not great, but I hardly noticed. Try the barbecue reuben.

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Reviewed 31 July 2008

Who would expect great BBQ in Boston? Everything is great here, when I lived in Boston I got take-out from them once a week. The fried mac and cheese is great, some of the best smoked pork around. I just wasnt a fan of the...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2008

Fantastic, I want to go again!

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Reviewed 26 April 2008

best bbq! all about the corn dog apps

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12:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 182 Harvard Ave, Boston, MA 02134-2806
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Allston / Brighton
  • Neighbourhood: Allston / Brighton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-787-3003
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