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21st Amendment

) #270 of 2,408 Restaurants in Boston $$ - $$$ American, ,
150 Bowdoin St, Boston, MA 02108-2796
+1 617-227-7100
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“nachos” (7 reviews)
“state house” (12 reviews)
“beacon hill” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
150 Bowdoin St, Boston, MA 02108-2796
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Late lunch for two couples. Great burgers, great server. We had toured the State House and wanted a good restaurant within walking distance. We were not disappointed.

Thank Ken J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

21st amendment is a very cool spot to duck into and get away from the crowd and work. It is small but has ample seating and a very old school, classic, speakeasy vibe. It is directly across from the statehouse so you can walk there...More

Thank zkrscasa
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Ran in for a quick glass of wine. Ordered a salad and realized I needed to go, so I got it to go. Not sure if that was it or the salad was just bad altogether. YUCK. In any case, I wasn't too pleased with...More

Thank gnaff9093
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Quintessential pub with exposed beams, dark wood and a cozy little burning fireplace. Great atmosphere. Professional staff. Found this place by accident and will be back for sure. Highly recommend their cheddar broccoli soup.

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

This is one of the oldest Taverns in Boston located near the freedom trail with a rich history which I learned from the staff over 2 hours. Located across from the state house it has had many famous politicians apparently including J.F.K. Very cozy atmosphere...More

Thank bornstedt
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We came here with some friends and we had a great time. The place was very friendly, welcoming and had a fantastic atmosphere. We would definitely come back again and also recommend it to anyone.

Thank alexwells2017
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

This is a fab bar staff go out of their way to make you feel welcome. Visited with a group of mates from London and definitely became our favourite bar during our stay. Food was top notch delicious fresh and great service we will be...More

Thank rebecca b
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I love this place. The burgers and fries are so good here. The service is great. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights can get loud in there but it's worth tolerating for the good food! It's dark in there but like I said...More

Thank Marcella B
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Being from England, we have been delighted to discover US craft ales. It can be difficult, however, to find what we consider to be a proper drinking bar, akin to our beloved pub. We found it in 21st Amendment. Always buzzing, usually with people enjoying...More

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a place for a hungry family for lunch during our trip to Boston. So lucky to find the 21st! We all went nuts over the food. The boys had the chicken wings and nachos which they loved. We had amazing food...More

Thank Kristin M
Beacon Hill
Visit this historic and ritzy Boston neighborhood to
soak up its classic New England charm as you stroll
down cobblestoned, gas-lamp lined streets. Bring your
walking shoes, camera, and select a nice day to wander
through the hilly neighborhood and check out its
exclusive addresses. Louisburg Square, Mt. Vernon
street, Chestnut street and the extremely narrow and
widely photographed Acorn street make a nice walking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Bowdoin St, Boston, MA 02108-2796
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Beacon Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Beacon Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 617-227-7100
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