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Lolita Cocina & Tequila Bar

271 Dartmouth St, Boston, MA 02116-2837
+1 617-369-5609
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Mexican, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
271 Dartmouth St, Boston, MA 02116-2837
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We ate at Lolita’s on a recent trip to South Boston. I would strongly recommend reservations, given how busy it is. We had relatively short notice arrangements and were lucky to get a lovely table in the bar area for four, at 5:00 PM...it only...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is hands down one of my favorite bars in Boston. Nicknamed the “vampire bar” it’s spooky decor meets friendly tacos for a wonderfully authentic experience. Be sure to ask for the free cotton candy and sample their extensive drink menu. Great for dates and...More

Thank Reece L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went out for a girls night. It was my first time visiting Boston and this place was recommended by a local. The decor here is unreal! Walls painted, funky table centerpieces, cool plates, mirrors, chandeliers etc. They start with a grapefruit ice to cleanse...More

Thank lee905
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I highly recommend going to Lolita! Reservations are a great idea or you may not be seated! Very busy and popular! Meal began with a palette cleanser grapefruit slushee with dry ice for effect! Comes with a free shot of tequila in it if preferred....More

Thank 578leahs
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've dined at Lolita Cocina & Tequila Bar on numerous occasions, from birthdays, date night, and surprise parties and have never left disappointed. This includes, both locations. I love sitting down to the grapefruit shaved ice doused in their house tequila over dry ice. This...More

Thank cassie f
Reviewed 1 week ago

walked in to eat dinner first person said ok second girl said it would be 2 hour wait . no other customers in sight. I guess we weren't hip

Thank hottg1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ll say this for Boston it’s decent Mexican food. The elotes are over priced. The tequila is good. I’ve had better carnitas. But then again I was born and raised in East LA. And my abuela gets mad if I use canned tomatoe sauce. So...More

Thank Summer D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great ambiance, great food! Something for everyone! Loved the Apple Margarita and the cotton candy ending! I will be back. Probably good to make a reservation before heading over. :)

Thank Meaghan Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To start our server had to service the whole patio. While he was VERY attentive and efficient as possible, all for plates came at much different times ie the last persons food came approximately 20 minutes after the first persons was delivered. Saying this the...More

Thank stevevavrek
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must visit spot in Boston. The atmosphere will grab your attention as soon as you enter. The drink menu is fresh and delicious. The food menu has a variety of options and everything we ate from the chicken nachos to the blackend...More

Thank dvdharding
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GreenMtnMomma
17 February 2016|
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Yes it is fine but I would say make sure it is early, don't go there at say 9pm on for dinner.
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slp22015
6 March 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Monday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Friday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 271 Dartmouth St, Boston, MA 02116-2837
    (Newbury & Dartmouth)
  • Public Transportation: Copley Square (Green Line)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-369-5609
  • E-mail
Description
Serving playful, Mexican-inspired food & drink
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