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OAK Long Bar + Kitchen

#74 of 2,449 Restaurants in Boston}
€€ - €€€American, , Soups
138 Saint James Ave, Boston, MA 02116-5002
+1 617-585-7222
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (24 reviews)
“monkey bread” (5 reviews)
“burger” (26 reviews)
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American, Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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€€ - €€€
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138 Saint James Ave, Boston, MA 02116-5002
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This bar was very convenient as I was staying in the hotel. I enjoyed the fun atmosphere at first, however it was very busy and too dark. I ordered the margherita flatbread and salt and vinegar fries. I did find it rather expensive and sadly...More

Thank Victoria N
Vanessa K, Manager at OAK Long Bar + Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We appreciate you taking the time to leave us your feedback, Victoria! Thank you for dining with us at OAK Long Bar + Kitchen. We're disappointed to hear that you were inconvenience by our server and we will be certain to discuss your review with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had drinks there on a Friday and then brunch on the Saturday. Delicious and great vibe. Can't recall the drink but it was gin something and totally delish!

Thank kazza517
Vanessa K, Manager at OAK Long Bar + Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great to hear that you enjoyed drinks and a delicious brunch with us, kazza517! We're thrilled we could host you and look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had to complete some work and chose to do it in the Oak Long bar on a recent evening. Was very busy for a hotel bar on a Saturday evening and the bar was full. Always surprising to me for a hotel bar in...More

Thank outofottawa
Vanessa K, Manager at OAK Long Bar + Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful feedback, outofottawa. We're glad we could provide you with a great place to work and enjoy a drink, while doing so. Your visit is appreciated and we hope to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I generally go into hotel bars with skepticism, but after a long flight into Boston, we wanted an easy meal, and I had some Fairmont dining certificates to use. Wow, did I underestimate this place! Their beer list was spectacular, and we were constantly ogling...More

Thank Dave M
Vanessa K, Manager at OAK Long Bar + Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your glowing review, Dave! We're thrilled you gave us a chance and hope that you'll dine with us again whenever you're back in Boston. Next time, we definitely recommend trying a cocktail! OAK recently won "Best Hotel Bar 2017" in Boston...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went twice. Night time went for drinks and desert with friends and kids. Staff were very accommodating and desert and drinks were great!!! Not too loud and had nice seating options for different groups. Went next morning for brunch. Food was delicious! Had Eggs Benedict...More

Thank Erica S
Vanessa K, Manager at OAK Long Bar + Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your great feedback, Erica. We're thrilled that you had positive experience both times you dined with us and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on a Friday night after making reservations, which is highly recommended as this place was super busy. We had to wait about 10 minutes before our server came to our table to take our beverage orders. Our server came to take our order...More

Thank supersums
Vanessa K, Manager at OAK Long Bar + Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for coming in to dine with us, supersums! We're so sorry there was initial confusion with your first server but we're glad that Javier came to take great care of you. Delighted to hear that you enjoyed your martinis, shared plates, and burger! Please...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This time we went for breakfast. Seriously, this is one of the best we've had. Simple plates, with great ingredients, fine service, and excellently prepared dishes. Yesterday we visited in the afternoon. Our bartender, Phil, is an expert on Craft Beers, very personable and made...More

Thank John G
Vanessa K, Manager at OAK Long Bar + Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're thrilled you enjoyed breakfast with us, John! Thanks for coming in and we'll also be sure to pass your compliments on to Phil. Please come back soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great bar for quick bites and a drink. The beauty is well worth the visit. Had the flatbread pizza which was delicious. Also had the pretzel bites with drinks on evening. Only negative was they did not carry Captain Morgan which I drink, and i...More

Thank Jim M
Vanessa K, Manager at OAK Long Bar + Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your comments, Jim. We're glad that you enjoyed some light bites and drinks with us. We'll be sure to pass on your feedback regarding carrying Captain Morgan with our management team. Hope you'll come dine with us again soon!

Reviewed 15 August 2017

The Oak Long Bar and Kitchen in the Fairmont Copley is a great place to meet friends for cocktails or enjoy a light lunch between shopping and sightseeing excursions.

Thank sherryel2017
Vanessa K, Manager at OAK Long Bar + Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the compliments, sherryel2017! We're thrilled you love meeting your friends for cocktails and lunch at our restaurant. Please come back soon!

Reviewed 14 August 2017

Great breakfast spot. Good menu with corned beef hash that is excellent. Service is exceptionally attentive. it's an added bonus to see this beautiful room in natural light.

Thank Ravellodreams
Vanessa K, Manager at OAK Long Bar + Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ravellodreams, we love your fabulous review! Thank you for your kind words. We hope to see you again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Reservations, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 01:00
Monday
07:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 01:00
Thursday
07:00 - 01:00
Friday
07:00 - 01:00
Saturday
07:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 Saint James Ave, Boston, MA 02116-5002
    (Dartmouth)
  • Public Transportation: Green Line - Copley Orange Line - Back Bay Station #33 and #55 Buses to Copley Square
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-585-7222
Description
Welcome to OAK Long Bar + Kitchen, a stunning American brasserie style restaurant located in the heart of Back Bay in Boston. OAK is a bold, inspired dining concept, bringing you hand crafted, specialty cocktails and a farm-to-table menu featuring locally sourced ingredients.
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