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Bravo Restaurant

465 Huntington Ave, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA 02115-5523
+1 617-369-3474
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (32 reviews)
“salad” (22 reviews)
“crab cakes” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
465 Huntington Ave, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA 02115-5523
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1 - 10 of 164 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been before in this elegant restaurant BRAVO in the MFA and it was always quite good. The last two years we went to the New American Cafe and we liked it every time we ate there. This time BRAVO was way under expectation!...More

Thank SusiHoch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the piano/bass combo playing jazz riffs on old pop tunes. This was the best part of the visit The food was ok. The service very slow - examples * had to request coffee twice before we got any * salad was requested with...More

Thank Shakespeare_fan
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Was utterly spoiled by my birthday lunch at Bravo’s. From the delicious bread set out to the excellent entrees to the terrific desserts and coffee, everything was delicious and near perfection. The atmosphere is spacious and the service was impeccable. Worth the pricetag for a...More

Thank Callisto S
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Reading past reviews of this restaurant will reveal that eating here is a hit or miss experience. This is not the mark of a first-class restaurant. Our evening was one of the misses! Despite that the room was two thirds empty we had long waits...More

Thank Commonsense8
Reviewed 17 October 2017

In fairness, we are members of the Museum and visit Bravo five or ten times a year. The food is excellent as is the service with a menu that changes and always has interesting meals. They have a good wine bar where you can eat...More

Thank M1786GJjosephc
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We have eaten at Bravo before, and it has sometimes been a little hit or miss. But this time, everything we ordered was a hit. We started out with a delicious and beautifully presented beet appetizer, and moved on to the entrees - seared breast...More

Thank GreentreeMA
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We took lunch here as the queues for the courtyard restaurant were so long. Initially we were impressed with the setting and ambience, but were rather disappointed with the fare on offer. My starter - baby beets with basil pannacotta (tiny & hard) was tasteless...More

Thank SuePB
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We wanted to take our grown up girls to dine on the terrace, we were informed it was closed. We dined in the lovely space, very comfortable. The menu is limited, the portions are very small, well presented and on the expensive side. Service is...More

Thank sharronsibley
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We had brunch- 1 salmon and 2 steaks. The atmosphere and presentation of the food was lovely. Service was exceptional for the first 20 minutes, then average but okay. Caesar salad was delicious and the white anchovies were interesting and good. One of us ordered...More

Thank njphillips4
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Secure inside the MFA the fine dining restaurant Bravo continues to provide outstanding food with excellent service in a very pleasant decor. For those more accustomed to loud restaurant experiences, Bravo is the complete opposite - sedate, sophisticated but very approachable food excellently prepared. Baby...More

Thank NeedSher
Nearby
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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Response from blacklake | Reviewed this property |
This is a full service and fine restaurant with an extensive menu. I am certain you will find many acceptable choices. We dined there several times and had their room service through the hotel every day without and problems... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 4:45 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 4:45 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 4:45 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 9:45 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 9:45 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 9:45 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 4:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 465 Huntington Ave, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA 02115-5523
    (Museum Road)
  • Public Transportation: MFA station on Huntington Avenue
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Fenway / Kenmore
  • Neighbourhood: Fenway / Kenmore
  • Phone Number: +1 617-369-3474
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