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Barlow's Restaurant

#675 of 2,444 Restaurants in Boston
$$ - $$$American, ,
241 A St, Boston, MA 02210-1300
+1 617-338-2142
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  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“south boston” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
241 A St, Boston, MA 02210-1300
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Came here for drinks and appetizers after a show at the theater. Service was great, atmosphere was fun, food tasted good and the drinks were spot on! Very comfortable place to sit back, relax, laugh and enjoy your cocktails with friends!

Thank glitterqueen1975
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I was bummed when we arrived to eat at 2:30 and the lunch menu didn't offer the seafood mac & cheese dish I saw a picture of online from a foodie blog. We decided to order the steak and cheese egg rolls as an appetizer...More

Thank LoriLovesFood
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Ate with a large group and not many in the restaurant. Our group was assigned only one waitress, who did her best, but she was overwhelmed. Food was average and uneven across our group. Some liked it but others were disappointed.

Thank Gordo93
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Barlows has amazing small plates to share.....And great large plates for the hungry folks.....Wine list is varied and reasonably priced.. I travel to Boston often for work ...and this is Seaport neighborhood where I stay....And I try to hit barlows at least once a week...

Thank joannk895
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Barlow's is a staple of the Fort Point, South Boston, Seaport area. It's a great place to go and catch a game with a great crowd. I was here recently in April and it's the same story as it always has been for me. The...More

Thank PatsCeltsSoxBruins
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great restaurant with great pizzas and music to accompany the meal. No need to book during the week but it can get busy. Staff are attentive and efficient.

Thank excelse
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The service was okay. The food was okay ... burgers, salads, fries, etc. The prices were above average for average food (except for the really over-priced apps). Unfortunately, no real reason to ever go back. With such a trendy location, you'd think they'd up their...More

Thank nottinghall
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Couldn't have been more pleased with the staff taking care of our large board meeting group. Everything was temperature perfect. Bar was fast.

Thank Pendrysig
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I would give 3.5 stars if half stars were allowed. Barlow's is a great option for this type of restaurant (of which you can't help but stumble upon dozens in Boston), and less expensive than many of the others in this neighborhood. They have a...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Stopped here for brunch on a rainy Sunday. The restaurant was warm and cozy. The waitstaff from welcoming and friendly, service was fast and our food was fantastic! French toast was light and fluffy and my Broadway breakfast skillet was delicious and SPICY!!! Can't wait...More

Thank skeeterplustbone
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25 July 2016|
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Response from jverdun | Reviewed this property |
Street parking is available, and there is a lot right across the street as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 241 A St, Boston, MA 02210-1300
    (241 A Street)
  • Public Transportation: Broadway Station on the Red Line or South Station
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
  • Neighbourhood: Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
  • Phone Number: +1 617-338-2142
  • E-mail
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