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Temazcal Cantina

) #309 of 2,418 Restaurants in Boston $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Latin
250 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210-2027
+1 617-439-3502
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (45 reviews)
“tacos” (27 reviews)
“mole poblano” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
250 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210-2027
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were shocked to get a table here on a warm summer Friday night. Granted it was a high-top table in the LOUDEST bar area ever, but it was still a table. While pricey, the food was very good. The margaritas were great, the guacamole...More

Thank MRSBU617
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by on 4th of July and asked for an outside table which they have available, they were going to walk us to our table and then they asked if we are going to have full lunch. So, we told them that we are going...More

Thank nitka
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great. The steak was tender and I really enjoyed the meal. We had a great view of the water. Friends had the fish tacos and it was delicious.

Thank Marian J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would have given this a 4 if the service was decent but it was barely fair. The location is excellent with great views of the water. This was our first meal in Boston and it was a bit of a disappointment. The male hostess...More

Thank Darlene D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was a bit apprehensive when i looked at the place, but the food was simply amazing. Excellent preparation, quantity and more importantly the quality.

Thank Aditya S
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Was optimistic upon arrival as reserved table for party of 5 was ready and near the water as requested. All downhill from there. Place is very busy and short staffed to say the least. Saw plenty of table bussers and food runners but few servers....More

1  Thank chappygirl
Reviewed 11 June 2017

The Tuna stack was delicious and amazing, fresh and tons of tuna and avocado. Plated beautifully! Loved it and will definitely go here again. If there is a show at Blue Hills be sure to get there by 4:30 cause by 5pm you will easily...More

Thank Friscotis
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I was looking for restaurants to go to before a concert at Blue Hills Pavilion and found this restaurant searching TripAdvisor. After reading reviews I made reseverations (highly recommend if you're going before a show). Wow, what great food. The portions were just enough and...More

Thank SR621
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We waited just over an hour to get a seat for dinner. The wait was worth it, the fajitas where great, had a great flavor with the mixed fajitas, chicken and steak. The chicken tacos where ordered by my wife and she said they where...More

Thank PhilipJChapman
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Likely the best price value dinner spot along the Waterfront. Great fresh food, wonderful service... You are packed in tight near other diners... But location, location, location... You cannot beat it most of our party of four had the fajitas, various combinations, all great, no...More

Thank David B
Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
This area has been expanding and becoming more and
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seaport district of South Boston is located
beautifully along the water. The area is designed for
easy strolling along the HarborWalk, and there are
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210-2027
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
  • Neighbourhood: Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
  • Phone Number: +1 617-439-3502
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