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Billy's Sub Shop

57 Berkeley St, Boston, MA 02116-6202
+1 617-426-1822
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good41%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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06:00 - 16:00All hours
American, Delicatessen
57 Berkeley St, Boston, MA 02116-6202
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Reviewed 2 days ago

On the advice of a local Bostonian, visited Billy's for a mid-week breakfast and it was good enough for a return trip later that week! Cozy little establishment where you view the menu behind the counter and when you're ready you place it with friendly...More

Thank Mozzie12
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Good, inexpensive breakfast and lunch place. Nice Greek family behind the counter. Lots of friendly banter with the regulars. Eat with confidence.

Thank Glenn J
Reviewed 20 July 2017

It was wonderful experience to have breakfast here several times. The Omelette with bacon was the best one that I've ever eaten. Various kinds of people had breakfast. The host was super kind and nice. Yes, food was excellent. But I miss that atmosphere more.

Thank JamesTheCho
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Billy's is a wonderful place to pick up a quick, solid sub at lunch. Nothing fancy or over the top here but the food is consistent and the service is fast.

Thank danimax2016
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

The food was perfect for a hangover. It came quickly and was satisfying. The portions were a good size but the pricing was a little expensive. The atmosphere is one of a local hole in the wall spot.

Thank Charlotte G
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Can't beat Billy's!!! it's so nice to have a simple old school "luncheonette" in the South End. its a real neighborhood place, no hipsters hanging out here. Hope Billy"s will never gentrify, or be pushed out by way of another coffee shop selling $5 lattes...More

2  Thank K M
Reviewed 7 June 2016

During our honey moon, me and my wife visited Boston, we staid close by this place, let me tell you, the woman who attend you makes you fell in home, she is like mother for all those people who want to be loved with food,...More

1  Thank Carlos M
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Loved this place, came her twice and had chicken salad in a fresh bun both times, and coffee. Staff are really friendly. Will definitely come here again, if I come back to Boston.

Thank Helene H
Reviewed 12 April 2016

During a recent stay around the corner at the Chandler Inn, my friend and I stopped at Billy's for breakfast. Our omelets were delicious and portions were substantial.

Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Me and my friend were in Boston from the uk and we wanted some American pancakes and Billy's sub shop had them and they tasted amazing :-))

Thank Phileano
South End
Stroll down the beautiful brownstone lined streets
while capturing views of Boston’s tallest buildings
from a distance. Some of Boston’s best restaurants are
scattered around this neighborhood. There are many
gems to be found, from jazz clubs to classy bars and
restaurants. It is also home to art galleries,
interesting boutiques, artsy stores and SOWA open
market during the summer months. The South End is a
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19 November 2016|
Response from K M | Reviewed this property |
Said in the most affectionate way- Billy's is an old school neighborhood "greasy spoon"- sadly there are not very many left in the city that combine value with quality and perfect ambience. Typical breakfast foods: egg... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Berkeley St, Boston, MA 02116-6202
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South End
  • Neighbourhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-426-1822
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