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MET Back Bay

279 Dartmouth St, Boston, MA 02116-2805
+1 617-267-0451
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (51 reviews)
“avocado toast” (13 reviews)
“burger” (37 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
279 Dartmouth St, Boston, MA 02116-2805
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for Sunday brunch, very unique menu. Food delicious and while I did not sample the Bloody Mary they looked wonderful, a meal in itself. Mostly younger boisterous crowd that created an atmosphere of enjoying a rainy Sunday brunch out. Not your typical brunch menu...More

Thank SunsetCker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The chicken parmagiana. Was delicious with huge portions. Service good I had the mussels on white wine. It was delicious. Steak was flavorful but a bit tough. I would definitely return

Thank cabocathy1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went here with a girlfriend - middle of the week - so not very busy and the atmosphere was great. Our server was helpfully attentive and filled us in on what was really good. We were only planning to come here specifically for the...More

Thank ninska_10
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

MET Back Bay, a restaurant by Kathy Sidell is located in the heart of Boston’s posh Back Bay neighborhood, MET Back Bay occupies an historic 1877 brick townhouse on the corner of Newbury and Dartmouth Streets. The space has been meticulously renovated and is modern,...More

Thank Lev A
Reviewed 14 January 2018

I went with a group of friends because we had heard about the Mets hot chocolate flights and they did not disappoint. If you chose the flight they are the sizes of double shots with beautiful toppings, they were espresso, white chocolate, salted caramel and...More

Thank AnnaCPass
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

I like Met Bar its a a great spot in the middle of Newbury Street so you do pay a little more but the food is always excellent and drinks are brilliant. They have outside seating in the summer but inside seating is nice and...More

1  Thank ThomasOldbury
Reviewed 1 January 2018

We went on Christmas Eve, which was probably a mistake. We had a performance to go to, so I booked our dinner for 2 hours before we had to leave. We didn't get to eat our entrees, had to pack them all up and take...More

Thank 343,434
Reviewed 28 December 2017

The food was tasty. Spare ribs, tender meat, spinach, mashed potatoes. But it is a sports bare, and accordingly very noisy, not from the people, but from the many TV-screens, which nobody watched.

Thank varulv
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Very nice bartender and attentive service. I didn't eat here, but my daughter had a salmon salad which was good, but a bit expensive.

Thank vstarnes
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

This place have an amazing outside sitting and 2 indoor bars, I ordered the mushroom flatbread and it was good but I couldn’t even go through half of it, this is how much heavy it was, the main entree was the Zaater kebab and I...More

Thank Lansi G
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Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit
Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques
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Response from Melissa P | Reviewed this property |
It depends which T you need but the green line is 5min or less in Copley Sq
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 279 Dartmouth St, Boston, MA 02116-2805
    (Newbury Street)
  • Public Transportation: Green Line T Stop is Copley
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-267-0451
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