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Tangierino Brasserie

#379 of 2,370 Restaurants in Boston
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Neighbourhood:
Charlestown
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83 Main St, Boston, MA 02129-3781 (Monument Avenue)
+1 617-242-6009
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17:00 - 01:00
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Seattle, Washington
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54 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with a friend. Had the vegetable tagine it was delicious, very flavorful. Oysters served with harissa sauce, amazing. The ambiance was interesting. Curtains dividing tables for privacy and to create the "Moroccan look". A belly dancer sashays through the restaurant dancing around the tables. I would return for the food.

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Sutton, Massachusetts
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114 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're seeking something a bit different, have I got a place for you! Sit in a Sultan's tent with belly dancers shaking by while devouring a delicious lamb shish. Be sure to make reservations because this place gets really busy! Not the least expensive restaurant but 9 out of 10 times I leave feeling like I got my money's... More 

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1 Thank ogogolby
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The decor is quaint. The wait staff is very friendly and attentive. I ordered the Meze for an appetizer of hummus, olives, eggplant and pitas. Very tasty. For the main entree, I ordered the Frites*8 oz. tenderloin, mushrooms, truffle pommes frites, black truffle sauce steak that was cooked exactly right for me. The baklava was excellent. I went down stairs... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Moroccan food is great, but most Moroccan restaurants are mediocre. It's a shame. Tangierino is mediocre, barely. DECOR: Ridiculous. This isn't 1975. It should be INSPIRED by Morocco, not a cheezy reproduction of the casbah. The worst are the tacky, dust collecting, red table curtains. Get rid of them. NOTE: The chairs look comfortable, but the seats are actually very... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

I have eaten at several great Moroccan restaurants & have to say Tangierino Brasserie is one of my 2 favorite Moroccan restaurant. The other one is in Paris on the 13th arrondissement. Tangierino is a must visit for great dinner, food & entertainment in Charlestown Boston. It's with in walking distance from the Navy Yard pier. Tangierino's tangine, couscous, eggplants... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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84 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

I have been experimenting with cooking Moroccan style tagines and other dishes and wanted to experience the real deal. The atmosphere was set with lush red walls, Moroccan photos and best of all curtains between booths. I was worried that the Hookah bar would render the restaurant with a bad odor but it did not. The belly dancer was fun... More 

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Concord ma
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75 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This is a Moroccan French place. Gorgeous, richly appointed dining rooms decorated in Moroccan themes. They prepare and serve their food carefully. On this (our second) visit we tried and loved: Appetizers - shrimp tagine (small portion, nicely spiced) - chicken b'stilla (terrific!!!) Entres - Cassoulet (vegetarian, very nice!) - Baked pasta (sweet ricotta cheese, nice touch) Dessert - Tiramissou... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here with a business associate. I thought the restaurant was great. Wine list is appropriately priced, the cocktails mixed well. I had the fried calamari, the hummus and the tuna tartare for appetizers. The lamb royal couscous was superb. I would return.

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South Hamilton, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I had been here once before and had a good experience. We came back for tagine and couscous. The waitress immediately tried to impress upon us that it is also a French restaurant, and tried to get us to order cheese and wine. We did not want either, and I do not drink wine with Moroccan food. She proceeded to... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

One of our colleague is from Morocco, he booked the table for our IT team dinner: he cannot choose a better restaurant. The arrangement of the tables is amazing and private surrounded by colored fantastic curtains. Food is great: well presented and well cooked.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Cuisine
Moroccan, French, Halal
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Private Dining, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 01:00
Monday
17:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 01:00
Thursday
17:00 - 01:00
Friday
17:00 - 01:00
Saturday
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83 Main St, Boston, MA 02129-3781
    (Monument Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: A 5 minute walk from Bunker hill Community College Station, 6 minutes from North End
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Charlestown
  • Neighbourhood: Charlestown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-242-6009
Description
Tangierino Brasserie, located in the heart of historic Charlestown, has been a neighborhood landmark for over 15 years. We offer both seasonal authentic French cuisine and Moroccan specialties complimented by over 125 wines from around the globe, handcrafted cocktails, as well as local and international beer selections. We use the freshest and the finest ingredients, including prime beef, locally caught seafood, small farm vegetables and the widest array of the earth's most exotic spices to produce the most delicious meals in Boston

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Charlestown
Charlestown’s hilly roads, narrow streets and gaslight lamps, make it an enticing neighborhood to visit. Follow the Freedom Trail over the Washington St bridge from the North End or take the scenic water locks to Paul Revere Park. Walk through City Square and stroll down cute Main street, wandering up the windy residential streets to Monument Square, where you can learn about the city’s history along with a great view of Boston at the Bunker Hill Monument. While it’s not a huge area, there are some excellent restaurants. Find your way to the Charlestown Navy Yard, which is a developing area with lots of condos and an additional site for Massachusetts General Hospital research centers. Here you will also find the USS Constitution Museum. After you’re done, hop on an MBTA ferry at the dock on Baxter street and zip on over to Long Wharf and the New England Aquarium.
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