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Cityside Bar & Restaurant

#1,093 of 2,413 Restaurants in Boston}
$$ - $$$American, ,
1960 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02135-7701
+1 617-566-1002
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible7%
6 Jul 2017
“Great Little Bar and Restaurant”
24 Apr 2017
“Mediocre food, way, way too loud music.”
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1960 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02135-7701
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came out with the intention to have some drinks and food but after my service experience, I cashed out and went home. I asked one bartender for a menu and then they left me alone for 30 minutes after I had obviously looked it...More

Thank Zoe K
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Great stop in the area for a drink and food. The menu is varied and we all enjoyed our lunch. There is something for everyone here. The service was excellent and with a smile.

Thank glittertravel
Reviewed 25 April 2017

The food is just ok, but the music, even in the upstairs dining area is umcomfortably loud. Then again, I enjoy being able to hear the company with whom I'm dining. Service is average for this type of establishment. Not a bad place, but not...More

Thank rijames99
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Had the taco plate during a bike stop riding along the Boston Marathon course. All 3 quite good and all different (chicken, pork and fish). Great beer selection and had a really good server. I'd go back.

Thank Pierre R
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Went there before a sporting event at Boston college, perfect location. It was noonish, so ordered some crab cakes and a Bloody Mary. The Crab Cakes were pretty good, but the Bloody Mary was very professionally made. Have had good ones and not so good,...More

Thank Drpad
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Went in to visit our oldest and we walked here for lunch. Only the downstairs dining area was open, which suited us fine. Our waiter was very cordial and attentive. Had a few beer suggestions. Full pub food menu with some fancier entree options. I...More

1  Thank ToneSavvy
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I go to Cityside pretty frequently since it is close to our apartment. They have a good variety of food and beer. The staff is always friendly and attentive. The nachos are great... sometimes we go just for those. Their pizzas are...More

Thank Alison S
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We were up in Boston so I could see a specialist. Since it was going to be awhile, my hubby wandered out with our friend for a beer and snack. Not knowing Boston they got lost and finally stumbled upon this place. I later joined...More

Thank mariabrc
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Great place to watch a game and have a great lunch/dinner. Can be a little loud during games but it's a lot of fun. Great staff

Thank Ronald H
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We were a group of 10 that came in for Sunday brunch (with prior reservations) and sat upstairs (indoors). We were a family covering a wide age range. Bottom line was that everyone enjoyed what they ordered . . . from pancakes to eggs benedict...More

Thank C J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
American, Bar, Pub
Brunch, After-hours, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1960 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02135-7701
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Allston / Brighton
  • Neighbourhood: Allston / Brighton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-566-1002
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