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Barracuda Tavern

#154 of 2,645 Restaurants in Boston
€€ - €€€American, ,
15 Bosworth St, Boston, MA 02108-4102
+1 617-482-0301
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
15 Bosworth St, Boston, MA 02108-4102
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in center of Boston, Barracuda is on a tiny sidestreet alley with several pubs nearby in more prominent locations - it had to be good to survive. And it is good. Huge beer selection, cocktails, small menu with an interesting mix of tapas and...More

Thank CTMans
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful meal to close out our trip to Boston as recommended by our Walk Into History tour guide. I ordered the fish and chips and it was out of this world! Service was quick and friendly and the atmosphere was very fun.

Thank AlyssaJones37
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Not totally sure why this place is so highly rated. The cuda roll was very good. Meatballs were terrible flavor and texture. The scallops with turkey bacon were decent. Service was fine. Use fans not air conditioning which could make for an uncomfortably hot meal....More

Thank PlanetR
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Stopped here for a quick bite, bouncer friendly at the door and likes to joke around when you first walk in. Nice size menu with a nice choice of beers to choose from. The fish tacos were to die for (must try) . Good choice...More

Thank nuzz04
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Nice bar in an alley. Clam chowder was good, also had the chopped salad. Hubby had steak sandwich which was fine. Had a beer and a Pissed off pirate, overall just fine for everything.

Thank Myriah B
Reviewed 10 August 2018

I don't have a lot to add to the other stellar reviews of Barracuda. Service was excellent, food was very good for the price, and the ambience was fun dive bar with sports on TV. chilled clientele and great all around experience. Exactly what we...More

1  Thank sleeplessinfrisco
Reviewed 3 August 2018

The walk up the stairs was a little difficult for my one legged hubby, but worth the effort. Cozy little dive bar - We Loved it! Good selection on tap and the bartender was friendly. I was beered out and wanted something light and refreshing...More

1  Thank skingconsulting
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

It was hard to find a good dive in downtown Boston. Tons of college bars and nice pubs, but not a little homey dive. Then, we found the Barracuda Tavern. This is a small bar up some stairs in what seems like an alley. But,...More

1  Thank Aryn B
Reviewed 5 July 2018

My husband and I visited on a week night. The beer selection is great. The wings and fires were excellent. I wouldn't suggest the bacon wrapped scallops (I think they were fried?!), but everything else was very good. Tia was our waitress, and she was...More

Thank Crysti V
Reviewed 2 July 2018

I recently visited Boston on a business trip. I was tired upon my return to the hotel, and Barracuda Tavern was in close proximity. Don't let the stairway or the bouncer intimidate you. They have a large selection of draft and bottled beer. The atmosphere...More

Thank TJouer
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7 June 2015|
Response from Phil G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, they do not have a specific kids menu but do have quite a selection for kids - Burgers, chicken fingers etc. Lunch would be most appropriate to bring children. Hope that helps!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Bosworth St, Boston, MA 02108-4102
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-482-0301
  • E-mail
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