We're a neighborhood restaurant with a focus on approachability, affordability and excellent service and cater to both guests visiting the Theater District as well as residents of the local community. Our promise is to provide our guests with a restaurant that consistently produces delicious handcrafted food and spirits at reasonable prices. Our guests will experience great service and hospitality in a fun and family-friendly environment.
Wednesday & Thursday, 11:30AM-1AM
Friday & Saturday, 11:30AM-2AM
Friday & Saturday, 11:30am - Midnight
Late Night Menu:
Friday & Saturday, 11PM-Midnight
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We pride ourselves on our personalized service and attention to detail whether it be a corporate function or cocktail party. We can accommodate your needs for any occasion by offering a variety of catering packages along with entertainment options.View Private Dining Details
Great service, casual and comfortable atmosphere. Ideal spot before or after theater.
Great night with friends and theater. Abby Lane is the perfect spot to meet. Comfortable lounge area for drinks and conversation, dinner was great and the staff was very friendly and attentive.
We'll be back!
We adored everything about this restaurant! The food was incredible, the drinks were great (with punny names!), and waitstaff was attentive without being overbearing. We will definitely be returning!
The food was delicious, best nachos ever. Service was great and accommodating. We were late for our reservation and had a show across the street. They still honored our rezy and got us out in time for the show.
Great food and atmosphere. Service was excellent
Creative menu, delicious food, and a terrific server!
Had a wonderful time at Abby Lane. Service was FANTASTIC!!! Food was absolutely GREAT!!
Loved the decor and atmosphere. Definitely coming back!!
Another pre-theater dinner with family. what a fun place to be! good food, craft cocktails and a seasonal changes to help experiment with menu items. on a nice summer night, we sat at open storefront windows. cool breeze and moderate busy tables didn't impact our conversations. our server Sam was friendly and knowledgeable. Food Was Delicious! appetizers and entrees were on point (no room for dessert but we know from past trips they're also tasty treats).
The food was mediocre and expensive. Unless you’re ordering a lot of alcohol, I feel the service is fair to poor.
As I told my friends from out of town, the only restaurant to go to in the theatre district is Abby Lane.
Perfect for a bite before/after a show in the theatre district. Varied menu, excellent service and great food.
My friend and I wanted a casual place to eat before going to the movies. With the large restaurant windows open, we could enjoy our meal and the summer weather. The only downside was the construction across the street. Overall the food was good and fairly priced.
We had an excellent dinner and marvelous service.
Bustling, pre theatre date. Food good, nothing special.
The food here was terrible. My husband and I were here on a date prior to attending an event in the theatre district. While our waiter was great, the food was terrible and I would not recommend this restaurant to anyone.
The drinks were amazing. The food was delicious. One of our entrees had very undercooked chicken, but both the waitress and the manager were very nice and apologetic about it. They offered to replace the meal and it was removed from our tab. Everything else was fantastic. We will definitely visit again when we are in the area.
Our second visit to Abby Lane Both visits were wonderful looking forward to another visit soon !!
Went twice in one day! Had been wanting to visit (saw it on Phantom) and had the opportunity to be in town pre theater. Had a great server, excellent food and really nice bottle of wine. It was so good and we wanted to try more of the menu, we went back after the show! Much larger crowd, a little noiser, but great food and service again! Ate upstairs and downstairs, liked downstairs better, but overall a great experience. Would highly recommend and looking forward to return visit!!
I didn't order an entree. I got the clam chowder and it was great.
We were seated promptly. The service and the food was good. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone. Thank you
Great service, great food, perfect location.
Quick pre-theatre supper; we were 15 minutes late but host managed to seat us anyway. Excellent clam chowder and fresh arugala salad, delivered quickly so we could get to the theatre on time. The salad arrived with dressing already on it - fine with us, but mgr offered to replace it if we hadn't wanted it that way. We hadn't specified, so it was an offer over-and-above. Right next to the Wilbur Theatre and near all the theatres in the Theatre District in Boston. Very noisy when full, but food and service made up for it. Would definitely return.
Tasty food -we had the very good crispy calamari appetizer. I had the shrimp roll which came with yummy zucchini fries. Drinks were very good. Two drinks each, 2 apps and one meal $90! Seems s bit much, but was so convenient to the theater...Very friendly and efficient hosts and wait staff.
Not much of a choice for food but had a burger and it was good. Calamari for appetizer good but too salty.
I have been there a few times. Never had anything but an amazing experience. Food was great service was spectacular. Was half hpur early for reservation and they where very accommodating
Just a great place to grab a bite before or after the theater. GREAT VIEWS! FOOD WAS EXCELLENT!
Service was fast and very friendly
We were there on a very busy Thursday night before a show at the Boch Center. Service was fast, friendly, and efficient. The polenta fries are outstanding! Would go again.
Abby Lane was great! The food was not overpriced. The food was EXCELLENT; can't wait to go back to try the Clam Chowder! We even received a 15% discount on our food when we showed our tickets to BOCH Theatre! Service was excellent and friendly.
With all the choices we have and many, many are places we would never go again - TRY ABBY LANE - YOU WILL KEEP GOING BACK.
It was absolutely AMAZING!!! Picked it randomly & was truly happy. From service to food & drinks!!! All were stellar!!!! Answered all our questions about the menu!!! Would definitely come back & recommended to my friends & family!!!
Busy Saturday night, so plan to be there a while. Atmosphere is nice and service was very good. Got the short ribs and tomato fettuccine...flavor was delicious, short ribs cooked perfectly, however the pasta was almost raw. Little tweaking and you’d get 5 stars.
We had not been here, in a while, and now I understand why. It's just an okay place, with a good location. It is in the theatre area, so it seemed natural to eat here, and the menu seemed ok. A nice greeting, when we arrived. Got seated right away. Everyone seemed to be going to the nearby shows, so there was no, we'll make sure to get you out of here in time response. Waitress was nice. Ordered appetizers, entrees, and drinks. One item was completely wrong. A little too many fried items so if you want healthy, minimal possibilities. Did not feel well during the show, but was determined to enjoy regardless. Crossing this place off our list. Too bad, because they have a good location.
The food was delicious!
Kobe burger, beet salad, hush puppies, pistachio avocado dip, donut dessert, all were so good we can’t wait to go back!
WE SAT UPSTAIRS AND THERE WAS AN EVENT GOING ON AND THE NOISE WAS SO SO LOUD THAT IT INFLUENCED HOW I FELT ABOUT DINNER! PEOPLE WERE SCREAMING AND STANDING WITH THEIR BACKSIDES TO US AND WE COULDN'T HEAR OURSELVES THINK! WE'VE EATEN HERE MANY TIMES BEFORE AND THIS WAS JUST AN EXCEPTION. MY BURGER WAS DELICIOUS BUT I THINK YOU SHOULD HAVE CLOSED THE UPSTAIRS TO DINERS OTHER THAN THE PARTY GOERS!
Good food but noisy. Pretty limited menu trying to be too many things at once.
Mother’s Day lunch
Very convenient from theater. Service was good at that time. My boys enjoyed the meal, good portion size for what they ordered. My meal came out a little cold and not enough cheese for it to be nachos. Otherwise overall experience was good.
I ordered the veggie lo mein which was excellent. My daughter liked the pizza. The doughnuts were a fun twist on dessert.
Awful. The manager was rude after we were shown to a “table” that was basically a couch with a coffee table to eat at . The table came to mid shin area. When we asked for a real table the manager was very rude to myself and my husband. The food was ok but it was sooo incredibly loud our table could not talk to each.
Fun atmosphere, food was excellent, service was great. No complaints!
Sorry to say the cups still had lip marks on them and my mom and I both got sick from seafood contamination. We both have severe allergies and there must have been cross-contamination, because we both got very sick with, let’s just politely say, digestive issues.
Will be calling the restaurant and hopefully they will start safe practices for guests who have food allergies.