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The Squealing Pig

#436 of 2,500 Restaurants in Boston
$$ - $$$American, ,
134 Smith St, Boston, MA 02120-1674
+1 617-566-6651
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good56%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pit burger” (7 reviews)
“chilli” (6 reviews)
Opens in 11 min
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
134 Smith St, Boston, MA 02120-1674
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are around at the medical schools this is the place to go.the place is one in a kind and the food is excellent. All fried things are not drowned in old oil but fresh and crispy. One star less for the slow and...More

Thank Thilo H
Reviewed 19 March 2018

This is a busy neighborhood bar with a lot of seating and a good size menu. We stopped for breakfast and enjoyed the Irish Breakfast. It fills up fast on a Sunday and be prepared to wait. The day we went the wait staff did...More

Thank lkis229
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

I frequent this bar often after a long day at work. The staff is good and the service comes quick. There own brew, the pig swell, is a tasty logger that will leave you wanting another. I also generally enjoy there signature pig burger. But...More

Thank Scubarpi84
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Every aspect of this bar is great. Excellent draft beer selection, super nice staff. Patrick, the barman, makes wonderful cocktails and with a ver good vibe. Strongly recommend to visit if arround Longwood Medical Area.

Thank santiml
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent little Gastropub. Had the smoked fish chowder and wings. Both were very well prepared. I will come back my next visit to Boston.

Thank jlstester
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Thursday around 1:00PM after visiting the BMOFA within an easy walk. $100 before tip for four meals, 5 beers & 1 soda. Very clean, good food, nice beer selection, pleasant waitress. Thought there might be barbecue given the name but mostly burgers,...More

Thank Perry B
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We were staying local in the Mission Hill area and our host recommended this place. At 8pm every Wednesday there is a pub quiz, which was a nice bonus! Recommend the Pig Swill beer and the curry (Nepalese chef's on recipe). Relaxed pub feel.

Thank Kathryn W
Reviewed 15 October 2017

hit this place tonight with some family members. very nice little place eclectic food menu and good beer selections. i personally loved the "very tasty chili". full of flavor, good heat and peppers, onions and mushrooms at least a pleasure to consume. i also had...More

1  Thank simonbarsinistar
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

The space is small, comfy, and lively with good background music to stimulate one’s mood. The service is good and the menu fairly budget friendly for Boston. The lamb burger, which I ordered medium rare, was juicy, full of flavor, and with a side of...More

Thank Adderley3C
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We went to breakfast on a Thursday morning after a hospital visit. I did not see a breakfast menu online and that should have been my first clue. Very limited breakfast menu. I chose the egg, bacon, home fries and a bagel. The bagel was...More

Thank donnad56
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 Smith St, Boston, MA 02120-1674
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston
  • Phone Number: +1 617-566-6651
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