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“Very Good Food and Great Service”
Review of Eastern Standard

Eastern Standard
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Ranked #52 of 3,263 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$31 - US$50
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Lunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighbourhood: Fenway / Kenmore
Cross street: Beacon Street
Transit: Kenmore Station T stop on the Green Line and Bus Routes 119, 193, 55, 57, 60, 65, 8, and CT1 into Kenmore Square
Description: Eastern Standard is an American Brasserie located in the heart of Kenmore Square, featuring a heated patio and the longest marble bar in Boston. At Eastern Standard we strive to re-create every guest’s expectations. As you enter the restaurant you will be warmly greeted by a staff whose main goal is to make your dining experience among the best you have ever had. Guests can depend on the eclectic wine list to be approachable and unpretentious. We offer a full bar featuring 61 delicious classic cocktails from around the world and Eastern Standard originals. From the house made Charcuterie to the warm and indulgent Butterscotch Bread Pudding, your dining experience at Eastern Standard will keep you coming back again and again!
Reviewed 24 October 2011

Sunday brunch menu - ordered the scrambled eggs, which were fantastic. Sausage was good. Only downer were the hash browned potatoes - a little cold and dry. The patio heaters REALLY work! Butter on our table was melting.

Thank luvfamilytravel
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Reviewed 22 October 2011

Food and service was everything you should expect given the slightly higher than average prices.

My only gripe - we were there for dinner, and sat outside on the heated balcony. The heaters only have two settings - off and way-too-hot, so you have to continuously keep asking the wait staff to alternate them on and off.

Thank Anthony316
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Reviewed 21 October 2011

The wait staff were very attentive to my limitations based on allergies, and prepared meals with great flavor and texture. One of the best at attending to my special requirements outside of my wife's kitchen!

Thank Terrence C
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Reviewed 20 October 2011

Great cocktails and Bar-fare. Charcuterie plate--must get!

Thank eyesmiami
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Reviewed 18 October 2011

Food was well prepared and presented well. Service was a bit slow as we had a multitude of people serving us and it appeared that communication between them was lacking.

Thank jmtavares
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