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The Dogwood
The Dogwood
  • Address:
    3712 Washington St
    Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
    Neighborhood:
    Jamaica Plain
  • Cuisine:
    Contemporary American
    Price: $30 and under

The Dogwood Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.dogwoodcafe.com
  • Phone: (617) 522-7997
  • Hours of Operation: Monday: 5:00pm - 1:00am, Tuesday - Friday: 11:30am - 1:00am, Saturday - Sunday: 10:00am - 1:00am
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Contemporary American
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Entertainment: live music on the weekend

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Tower St
  • Parking: Street Parking
A word from The Dogwood
Whether you're out with the family, meeting some friends or commuting from work, the Dogwood Cafe is the place to experience a casual, relaxed dining experience with a neighborhood atmosphere and the best pizza Boston has to offer. Join us for Brunch Saturdays & Sundays, 10:00am - 3:00pm
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerNeighborhood Gem
Diner Reviews
  • "Good food and service plus there is music on Saturday evenings."
    Dined on 3/29/2014
  • "I was quite suprised at the the service and food quality. choosing to eat at this restaurant use to be a no brainer. I had to send food back(it was burnt) and had to flag the waiter dowm several times(he was new )so I can cut him some slack still more effective training may be necessary. I will go back again(want to give them another chance) however; in the meantime will be recommending it with caution."
    Dined on 3/21/2014
  • "I liked the live music. It was easy and not super crowded for a saturday night. The burger, sweet potato fries, and quesedilla we ordered were all pretty good but the pizza was inedible it was BBQ chicken and had a weird combination of BBQ and garlic that did not taste good."
    Dined on 3/8/2014
  • "The beer was good. So was the food. This is a small place with good bar food and a fun scene. We had the pizza to start which was average. Main courses were much better and fairly priced. The only disappointing part was the reservation process. We had a 730 reservation on opentables. When we arrived they said our table was the one behind the guy playing loud music. Obviously no one was going to sit there all night. Thus we had to wait in line like people without reservations. Seemed like a bait and switch deal. That was no cool but we had some drinks to that was ok ..."
    Dined on 3/1/2014
  • "We went to the Dogwood right as they were opening on a Saturday morning for brunch, so it was quiet. The staff though was friendly and attentive and the food we had was good. I would come back again."
    Dined on 2/15/2014
  • "Hi. We frequent dogwood when we want an easy night out. Great burgers and fish and chips, with a good selection of beer. It's a popular spot in JP, and always busy -- make a reservation!"
    Dined on 2/21/2014
  • "The Dogwood is always consistently great. The food is fabulous and also won't break the bank. It's a wonderful place to go for dinner as a couple or with the whole family. Highly recommended."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "Go all the time. Good food good drinks good people."
    Dined on 2/16/2014
  • "The Dogwood is a place to go for reasonably priced food that tastes good. Servers are always attentive and helpful."
    Dined on 1/30/2014
  • "Great food, great atmosphere and perfect for families or dinner with friends."
    Dined on 6/14/2013
  • "Dogwood is a staple brunch spot amongst my friends and I. We love this place. The food is phenomenal."
    Dined on 1/12/2014
  • "The food was great and the service was terrific. The food was complimented with a great selection of both wine and beer. Great restaurant, I will attend again."
    Dined on 1/3/2014
  • "My family - from my 23 year old brother to my 68 year old father - loved the guitar player that accompanied our pizza and beer last weekend. We plan to come back when he sings again."
    Dined on 12/28/2013
  • "The food wasn't great but it was fine. The noise level was insane, altho they did turn down the amp a bit when we asked. Lots of servers and "right and left hands weren't coordinated." Felt a bit confusing and overwhelming, instead of relaxed."
    Dined on 12/27/2013
  • "We had a large group on a Friday night (for a birthday) and service was just great. Went with traditional pub food and craft ale and was not disappointed. Live music also a treat."
    Dined on 12/20/2013
  • "Great first experience. While it's out of my way to go to, it's worth going out of the way for. I'll be back, and I'll be recommending The Dogwood to friends."
    Dined on 12/14/2013
  • "This place looked more appealing in its photos on Open Table. It was odd and empty. Perhaps it's more fun at night. The food was OK, the service was OK, but we won't be going back. Sorry."
    Dined on 10/4/2013
  • "We came here after a big event and made a reservation for 10. The place was awesome, the food was absolutely delicious ( had the lobster scramble), and the service was pretty prompt. We have been there twice so far and we will be going there often."
    Dined on 11/10/2013