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B & G Oysters

550 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116-6314
+1 617-423-0550
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (346 reviews)
“lobster blt” (25 reviews)
“fries” (53 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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550 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116-6314
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Been there several times. Always call to make a reservation - especially Thursday through Sunday - in that the facility is rather small. Fantastic shellfish. Entrees are on the small side but always the highest level of quality as is the service. Moat frustrating part...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Burton R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hadn't been here in a while as we live pretty far away. Glad we came. Great selection of really nice oysters, mostly from Massachusetts waters which offer a nice variety of usually plump oysters with different levels of brine. Shrimp cocktails are big, firm shrimp....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bluto011
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we sat at the counter, nice view of the kitchen. good service and very tasty food. when we decided on what we wanted to order we asked our server to suggest a wine to go with our selections, she was able to point us to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Smallish place, which from the inside looks like a diner. Very crowded on a weekday. Most tables are 2 seaters, with a few 4-seaters. I was warmly and courteously received and seated. Ordered the lobster roll ($32). Didn’t realize the lobster is served cold (like...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ShreekantP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Place is not very large and fills up fast during prime times. Staff very friendly and "glad you came". Chowder very good and lobster rolls outstanding. Portions are large for the price. Would certainly come here again.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank a b
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Went there for my wife’s birthday. The wait staff were very courteous and friendly. The food was simply awesome. Great Salmon and of course a great selection of oysters. Must dine here and we will go here again.!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank V-Simha
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Don’t miss this restaurant. Very simple but excellent food. Had the best clam chowder I have ever had. Staff is very friendly. Seems to be a hot spot for the locals.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 192CraigS
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent service! Visited 3 times in the last week. All of our orders were brought out to us very quickly, and the Mickael and Randy always had great suggestions. Over the few times we were here we tried the fried oysters, fried calamari, bacon mac...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank VeritasCurat
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Our first experience at a Barbara Lynch restaurant was truly special. The wine list is varied but with an eye toward complementing the seafood. The staff is terrific – friendly, helpful, knowledgeable, and accommodating. The menu offers few surprises for a seafood restaurant, including lots...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SisBoston
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Went to B&G while in Boston on a business trip. It is is really cool place with the open kitchen surrounded by the seating area with a capacity of 40 - 50. Although I am not an oyster fan, the other folks with me got...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dblue40
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 550 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116-6314
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South End
  • Neighbourhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-423-0550
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