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The Paramount

44 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114-4604
+1 617-720-1152
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (82 reviews)
“french toast” (119 reviews)
“pancakes” (149 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Service
Value
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LOCATION
44 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114-4604
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1 - 10 of 1,125 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely breakfast here, and are already planning our next visit. Service was friendly and efficient, which we appreciated given some time constraints. Great food, too.

Thank MamaPod
Reviewed 4 days ago

We came here because they supposedly have the best pancakes in Boston. Yep, they are and all the other food is good too!! Don't be put off by the line - it moved pretty fast, and the system they have for seating you after you...More

Thank AnneAndrews
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Breakfast was incredible, the staff was friendly, music was chill and the environment fast paced and fun!

Thank Amber S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Stumbled on this place in Boston! It was great! It has a pretty interesting menu with simple, but delicious food! You know exactly what you are getting because there is a line out the door, you wait in line, order and it is cooked right...More

1  Thank GaryRealtor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying nearby and this place was recommended. Had a lovely dinner, efficient and friendly service. Both the lamb and fish were properly prepared. That same morinng we had noticed the line up for breakfast and decided to skip it, but when the dinner...More

Thank wheeleee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had breakfast on our last day in Boston, highly recommended by friends that visited several months ago. I’m a breakfast buff and have high expectations, found this restaurant to be very mediocre. I ordered my omelette and cook added items I did not ask...More

Thank Donna D
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We were advised by our concierge at our hotel to try this restaurant. You begin by placing your order at the counter first. A small cozy place to eat, but large in flavor. We both had breakfast. I was impressed that they offered turkey bacon,...More

Thank Christine P
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I was recommended by my son who visited earlier this year. I went for breakfast early on a wet Tuesday morning. There was little business going on in the tiny dining area. Service was prompt and friendly. The food was a little underwhelming. That wasn't...More

Thank The_genial_zod
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Just landed in Boston an hour before and came across this restaurant in beacon hill. There were 5 of us and the staff was very friendly in helping us find a table. Food was delicious and had a bottle of wine. Got a window table...More

Thank Val131964
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

First time for me at this popular Beacon Hill classic, and breakfast was very good, and served promptly. The eggs are fresh and cooked perfectly to order, and the home fries are obviously hand cut. Parking can be an issue on Charles Street, but the...More

Thank jop2map
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Michael C
8 July 2016|
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Response from Alyse M | Reviewed this property |
Follow the line.
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nicholle b
3 June 2016|
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Response from Cruzer0610 | Reviewed this property |
The Paramount has a very tried and true process. You essentially stand in line, order your meal, and by the time your food is prepared you have a seat.
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Dana S
5 September 2015|
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Response from Sohail_Pk | Reviewed this property |
It depends on the time of day. If you go around 11 am on Sunday then it should take about an 60-70 mins from start to finish. The food is ready very quickly - around 5 minutes, but its the waiting time which takes the most... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114-4604
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Beacon Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Beacon Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 617-720-1152
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