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#340 of 2,425 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” (82 reviews)
“tapas” (26 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
439 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116-6304
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Dropped by for brunch on a recommendation from our hotel staff. The food was great, service quick and staff were attentive and friendly! Our waiter, Chris was happy to give directions and answer our "touristy" questions!!

Thank Martha T
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We arrived 15 minutes before opening to request the opportunity to put a Graduation Cake on the table and they were just fantastic accepting it. Very friendly staff. The menu offers many choices (BostonMex?) and we really enjoyed what we ordered. We were 15 in...More

Thank hannes1941
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Came in for Mother's Day brunch. We had reservations and were seated right away. Loved the server. He was knowledgeable and attentive. Thought the food was unique and delicious. Loved that they ended the meal with a chocolate strawberry (carved into a flower) for the...More

Thank cookiehead
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We had a reservation on Friday night and showed up on time. After 45 mins of waiting we at least wanted to see what we would ...eventually... eat. We reached across the bar to look at a menu and was promptly asked to leave?!? Maybe...More

Thank CHD3
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
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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
Business meetings, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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