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Alibi Bar and Lounge

215 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114-3001
+1 857-241-1144
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“pizza” (8 reviews)
“old jail” (12 reviews)
“liberty hotel” (19 reviews)
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Bar, Italian, American
$$ - $$$
215 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114-3001
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Reviewed 23 May 2016

This place can be packed so you may have to wait in a long line but if not it is a fun place spot for drinks in a cool vintage atmosphere.

Thank WorldView2
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Really cool bar inside the old Charles Street Jail and this one is on the ground floor and looks like it used to be a bunch of jail cells. The place is dimly lit and has a lot of seating and gets pretty crowded on...More

Thank lip89
Reviewed 11 March 2016

Clink at the Liberty Hotel is an interesting historic place to have great cocktails and upscale bar food.

Thank bostoncarolinagirl
Reviewed 7 March 2016

I came here on a Friday night around 10pm. The bar itself has a very cool vibe and there were a good amount of people around. I would probably come back again solely for the atmosphere. Drinks were a different story. As long as you...More

Thank TA-Hannah
Reviewed 6 March 2016

I would like to complain about two managers with beards at the lounge at this hotel. To my disappointment I experienced racist remarks from both these men who claimed to be the managers here. I was waiting in line with 5 other black people at...More

1  Thank Vanessa W
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

It's dark — not just the illumination but the past. Set in a former high security prison this is an ultra cool setting for a bar. The extra high roof sets the tone for an extraordinary setting in the middle of Boston. An evening we...More

Thank RocketCaptain
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

Best bar in Beacon Hill. Full stop. Great atmosphere, good buzz, excellent service. Perfect re-entry for us tonight to our Beacon Hill home after living in China for many years. This is fun like M Bar is good in HK. Enjoy.

Thank ccalberti
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Grabbed a quick drink and meal here, as we arrived late at the hotel, and after 10pm this is the only game in town for food at the Liberty. We did get good duck spring rolls, lobster fritters, and salad with a crab cake. All...More

Thank zzzzdoc1
Reviewed 23 January 2016

The drinks were great and space was cool, but the service was a bit slow and hard to get the staff's attention.

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 15 January 2016

It's in the jail cells in what was probably the basement of the jail at one time. Loved the atmosphere and famous mug shots on the walls. The bar tender was great and steered us towards a red wine from Italy by the glass that...More

1  Thank bumper1965
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14 August 2016|
Response from lip89 | Reviewed this property |
they dont card at the door until 9pm at night but I would say before that you should be fine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Valet Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114-3001
  • Public Transportation: The Charles MGH stop on the Red line
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston
  • Phone Number: +1 857-241-1144
  • E-mail
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