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#246 of 2,505 Restaurants in Boston
$$ - $$$Mexican, , Spanish
439 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116-6304
+1 617-338-8884
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (77 reviews)
“braised pork” (3 reviews)
“empanadas” (11 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
439 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116-6304
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My partner, his brother (visiting from Portland, ME) and I stopped here for breakfast. Loved this place. Always seems to be happening. We made reservations - which I strongly recommend. Got there early and sat at the bar for a drink. We quickly got our...More

Thank daksterinwaltham
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Ok. I never take the time to write reviews but I had to share our experience with you all. I read the reviews about the brunch and thank goodness it didn’t stop me from going because this restaurant was fantastic!!! The food was delicious, but...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

This restaurant was nice an quite easy for conversation. The service was very attentive and the food was excellent.! I would go back here again and I would recommend. Be sure to ask server for tapas menu as they usually only have it in bar,...More

Thank dubelaw
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Chose this place because of its somewhat eclectic menu and we were not disappointed! The service was a little slow but only because they were understaffed. Antonio was a fantastic waiter and did his best to make our visit enjoyable. The food was delicious and...More

Thank Aron S
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Went to Masa for brunch at noon on Sunday. No wait but my friend and I decided to sit at the bar. Excellent atmosphere, food and service. I ordered the Huevos Rancheros with poached eggs, a beer and margarita. Total came to $40.

Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Though the menu doesn't have too many options, the dishes are really good. I lliked the ambience, especially the bar and high tables. The service was very courteous, from the waiters to the chef. We had eggs benedict, burrito and a southwest cobbwebb salad, all...More

Thank Augusto L
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Went there with a friend and was pleasantly surprised by the great quality of food and they had great cocktails too! Highly recommend the crispy octopus, yummy!!

Thank Jessica Y
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Had a show at the "formerly known as Wang Theater" last night and looked for some place new to us for dinner and found Masa under a 10 minute walk away in the South End. Had been to the Woburn location a few times a...More

Thank Northern_Traveler00
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Two friends and I ate here for dinner our first night in town. The bar manager and bartender were super attentive, knowledgable, and quick. The spiced margarita is a delicious concoction. The staff was all super friendly and professional. The bar manager made accommodations for...More

Thank Coronaaaaaa
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

My first time trying this restaurant and I was delighted. I'll start by saying that service was wonderful and the waiter made sure we knew what specials there were and what to try. The brunch mimosas are wonderful particularly the hibiscus one!!! Save yourself money...More

Thank Erica F
South End
Stroll down the beautiful brownstone lined streets
while capturing views of Boston’s tallest buildings
from a distance. Some of Boston’s best restaurants are
scattered around this neighborhood. There are many
gems to be found, from jazz clubs to classy bars and
restaurants. It is also home to art galleries,
interesting boutiques, artsy stores and SOWA open
market during the summer months. The South End is a
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 439 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116-6304
    (Arlington and Berkeley)
  • Public Transportation: Arlington T stop green line, or Back Bay station on the Orange Line
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South End
  • Neighbourhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-338-8884
  • E-mail
Masa Restaurant & Tequila Bar is an original trailblazer in the South End's "Restaurant Row,” one of the hottest dining destinations in Boston. The alluring space has been part of many wonderful memories since 1998. The copper bar at Masa is a local landmark, stocked with one of Boston's premium tequila and mezcal collections, complemented by award-winning margaritas, a carefully curated beverage program and its pioneering tapas menu.
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