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Precinct Kitchen and Bar

) #164 of 2,418 Restaurants in Boston ££ - £££ American, ,
154 Berkeley St, Boston, MA 02116-5107
+1 617-532-3827
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
154 Berkeley St, Boston, MA 02116-5107
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Loved the variety of menu items. Food and service was impeccable. I had the lobster roll and clam chowder and both far exceeded my expectations. Our server, Jaime, was incredibly friendly and we loved his stories about Peru. I wish I lived in the area...More

Thank tucson2403
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for lunch and our expectations were surpassed. First off, the place is in a cozy spot in the downstairs of a hotel. There was a beautiful fire in the fireplace. The atmosphere was perfect! We sat at the bar for a casual...More

Thank akat1983
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Currently staying at this lovely hotel. The Precinct Bar is buzzing every night here - it really is the place to be. Took a meal in their restaurant on 300617, seated quickly and served promptly by a very personable guy. I had Fish & chips...More

Thank judeloc
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The Precinct was never empty. There were locals and tourists there. At night, it's a lively crowd, but not boisterous.

Thank DogLoverJG
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Whilst staying at the Loewes Hotel we had breakfast and an evening meal at the precinct restaurant and both were very good. It is the restaurant of the Loewes Hotel, formerly the headquarters of the Boston Police Department, hence the name of the restaurant. The...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I was so disappointed with my recent experience. I'm a vegetarian and have been there a million times before, but they changed the menu and there is literally not one appetizer nor one main course I can eat - not even something where I could...More

1  Thank travel471982
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We decided to try this place to have some small plates with a glass of wine, the wine list has a good selection. The atmosphere reminded me a wine bar in London where people get get together on Friday night after work for wine and...More

1  Thank nitka
JMaibach, General Manager at Precinct Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this review, nitka. I am glad to hear you enjoyed your experience at Precinct. I love the way you described our atmosphere! I am sorry to hear you did not enjoy the combo board, but we appreciate...More

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

The decibel level in the bar would call for protective ear guards in an industrial setting, but push through the crowd to get to the restaurant in the back and you'll be rewarded by tables where you can hear each other speak, presided over by...More

1  Thank amosesq
JMaibach, General Manager at Precinct Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write this review, amosesq. Our bar can get very crowded and loud especially during "happy hour", but I am glad you were able to enjoy your dining experience in our restaurant. I will be sure to pass along...More

Reviewed 21 April 2017

Having arrived in Boston after a long bus journey from NY, and with cold miserable weather, we did something we never do, we ate in the hotel we were staying in. And at this Loews hotel, they have got a bar and restaurant that was...More

1  Thank srlytton
JMaibach, General Manager at Precinct Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Thank you for this great review, srlytton. I am glad to hear you enjoyed your experience at Precinct. I will be sure to share your comments with our team. We are sad to hear you are so far away, but hope that you will stop...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017

Great restaurant with a cool vibe, just the right amount of hipster. Service was terribly slow, but they were pretty busy as it was the day after the boston marathon. one side looks to be the restaurant and the other side more of a bar....More

1  Thank angela b
JMaibach, General Manager at Precinct Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write this review, angela b. I am thrilled to hear your overall impression was not ruined by the mishaps with the service you received. However, please accept my sincere apologies that you did experience underwhelming service. We appreciate...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
American, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 154 Berkeley St, Boston, MA 02116-5107
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-532-3827
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