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Sweet Cheeks Q

1381 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02215-3936
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (147 reviews)
“honey butter” (51 reviews)
“collard greens” (41 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1381 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02215-3936
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wicked salty! It’s bbq yeah but it’s really salty foods. Got here around 6p on a Wednesday night. Not really crowded but hostess asked us to sit at the bar because generally around 7p larger groups show up.... already not a good start. The bartender...More

Thank Kerrie Ann J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sorry for channeling that dreadful song, but when you're near Fenway Park, and it's true . . . Had a great lunch here today. Shared 1 biscuit (2 people do NOT need more than that, even with healthy appetites) and the smashed potatoes. I had...More

Thank Northern_Traveler00
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here this past weekend and it was delicious! We had the pork sandwiches on Texas Toast and fried chicken. The pork BBQ was the best I've ever had and the homemade BBQ sauce was so good. It's definitely a place to visit. It...More

1  Thank kim m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm a pretty hard core barbecue fan--I'm from Alabama, so it's kind of in my blood. And I've sampled some of the best, from Texas, the Kansas City, to the Carolinas. So, to be fair, I need to say, I'm a pretty tough judge. And...More

1  Thank morl8tr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We should have left when we read the menu. Are you kidding me? high high prices for this garbage dropped on brown paper on a tin tray. Bone China ! They still do make it. SURCHARGE #1 6 OR MORE members in your party 18%...More

1  Thank TomRIUSA
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely the best barbecue place in Boston. Will go back when I visit Boston in the future. Wife and I both enjoyed it

1  Thank Don P
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I am a sucker for a BBQ place and this Texas style BBQ restaurant was the perfect choice for me. I grabbed a seat at the window bar and my server was very friendly and advised me on the popular items. I tried one of...More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Had a great first meal here in our trip to Boston. I had the chicken with corn on the cob and potato salad. I also had a yummy cocktail with it. My husband had a beef sandwich and a beer. Generous portions and full of...More

Thank HazelMc
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We ate outside on a lovely September night. Started with biscuits. Warning: a bucket of four is a lot of biscuits! Great large salad and brisket. Overall a wonderful meal.

Thank corgi22
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Very good food, meat was great, greens good, beans a bit sweet for UK taste but ate them all. Need a proper spicy sauce to boost the experience, green sauce was ok but some real heat to pour on would be great.

Thank gerry2671
Fenway / Kenmore
The Curse of the Bambino may have ended years ago, but
loyal Red Sox fans will continue to infiltrate this
home to historic Fenway Park, where you can find
victory banners, people yelling in stereotypical
Boston accents, and lots of sports bars. Located
within Kenmore Square, the old gas station Citgo sign
is another Boston skyline classic seen throughout the
city. In addition to a hectic and diehard sports
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Marjorie P
27 April 2017|
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Response from Bunkerhill70 | Reviewed this property |
Street parking only
14 September 2016|
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Response from Esther A | Reviewed this property |
I've only ever gone with a reservation. I often see people waiting to be seated when I am there, but I'm sure the wait isn't too onerous should you visit without a reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1381 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02215-3936
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Fenway / Kenmore
  • Neighbourhood: Fenway / Kenmore
  • Phone Number: 617-266-1300
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