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Abe and Louie's Boston

4.7
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5747 Reviews
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$31 to $50
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Steakhouse
Abe & Louie’s sets the standard for elegant dining with local Back Bay charm. Known for premium steaks, exceptional sides, decadent brunch offerings, an award-winning wine list, and great happy hours, we offer the highest quality, classic American steakhouse cuisine.

Abe & Louie’s menu reflect our commitment to quality, including signature prime steaks chosen from the finest corn-fed and grass-fed, Midwestern, USDA Prime Grade cuts of beef, which have been aged 6 weeks on the bone to ensure the most flavorful and juicy steaks. The menus also feature fresh seafood and shareable sides.
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Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
Social Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
Personal Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
What 5747 people are saying
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4.7based on recent ratings
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4.7
service
4.6
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93% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipCarole
Atlanta
39 reviews
Dined 18 hours ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful solo dinner while in town! Had lobster, au gratin potatoes and green beans. All delish and plenty leftover for tomorrow. Also a perfect martini.

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OpenTable Diner
New England
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful way to celebrate the son’s confirmation!

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This restaurant never fails to please! We had six people at a table near an open door. Service was amazing. Food quality was just tremendous. Several people got the crabcake Benedict and we’re nearly driven to tears! Corn beef hash was simply amazing. We will be back!

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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A superb experience, friendly & efficient service, delicious entrees and one of the best steaks I recall.

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vipMartaM
New England
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Wonderful staff, impeccable service!

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Bostonbound
New England
2 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was excellent as always and staff was constantly cleaning

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Arii
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food4service5ambience4

I booked a reservation on a Friday night to celebrate two of my friends birthday as a group of 4. I was the only one on time, waiting over an hour for the other 3 to arrive and the restaurant was sit amazing and understanding! I had the pleasure of getting to know two of the waiters, who were knowledgeable of the menu/the bar and gave some of best conversation! The hostesses were also amazing ! Thank you! Definitely recommend, and of course the food was delicious and the drinks did not come to play

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OpenTable Diner
New England
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Georgi made our night !!! Thanks G -

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vipOpenTable Diner
New England
6 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Excellent service! Wonderful meal.

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vipWineTime
Washington DC
15 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food and service were phenomenal. There was plenty of space and the inside seating was comfortable.

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PaulA
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best meal I have had since V9bid started. Amazing food, great drinks and PHENOMENAL service. Head back over to Abe and Louies for a fantastic experience. Ask to be seated with Alain, he was the best.

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall4food4service5ambience4

The drinks were ok. Al bartenders should be trained across the board on making the drinks taste the same regardless of which bartender is making it.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Awesome staff,

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had a blast

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OpenTable Diner
New England
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall3food3service5ambience4

They didn’t read my request for a booth and tried to sit me at a table. Then asked me to wait 15 mins because of paid booths finishing up. Then asked if I was ok with a 2 seat booth. I said I was and shortly after they sat me at that. Which was ok but they should pay attention to those details and set everything up accordingly. Luckily our waiting saved the night and the food! He was very great and new it was our anniversary made it special!

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vipLyrica
New England
1 review
Dined on October 12, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was another amazing experience. Delicious food and tremendous service second to none. So happy that you are open again.

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JoeS
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 12, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

One of the best places in Boston with charm and tradition backed by great service and fantastic food!!

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lefty
New England
10 reviews
Dined on October 11, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great place & always good,, please inform when valet back

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Rachel
1 review
Dined on October 11, 2020
Overall2food3service2ambience5

I feel that the service has gone down-hill as I have been going here for many years. My family and I were never checked on and we were given the check before even having the opportunity to order dessert. When we shared that we wanted to order dessert, it took 45 minutes to get a slice of chocolate cake to go. The food was good but the service was not. Disappointing, as I love the new outdoor atmosphere, but overall experience was poor/average.

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vipStuP
New England
6 reviews
Dined on October 11, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great Brunch! Great service and great food! Our go-to brunch restaurant.

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RaulP
Miami
1 review
Dined on October 11, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything is always great at abe and Loui’s. Always consistently very good

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CatieW
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on October 10, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Wonderful dinner! Highly recommend the beef carpaccio. Our service was impeccable and friendly from the hostess to the waitstaff. Definitely a must do again when in Boston

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DarrienJ
New England
1 review
Dined on October 10, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

went here for anniversary and we love this place. best dining in Boston worth every penny

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JillH
New England
1 review
Dined on October 10, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The meal was amazing and the service was phenomenal!! Would definitely go back!!

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toddf
Atlantic City
1 review
Dined on October 10, 2020
Overall4food4service3ambience4

Highly recommended by friend. Was overall very good given covid restrictions.
Food very good though not exceptional. service OK in that we had to ask
4 times for more bread. Somewhat overpriced. Would recommend experience
once and make own determination.

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
2 reviews
Dined on October 10, 2020
Overall5food4service4ambience5

Great vibe for dates or elegant dinner with energy. The staff was great and accommodating moving our reservation. We had delicious oysters, to die for bone-in filet, yummy clam chowder and fresh wedge salad. I wish the waiter was more familiar with the wine menu but he was very friendly and helpful.

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OpenTable Diner
Chicago
1 review
Dined on October 8, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The food is always top notch but they even had my favorite fish in the whole world on a specials menu, halibut! Michelle was so friendly and really made us feel welcomed! Great food, great location and excellent staff!

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MaryAnnB
New England
1 review
Dined on October 4, 2020
Overall4food3service5ambience5

Always loved this place. Lately the steak does not taste as good . They used to prepare with almost a spiced crust , which seems to be gone. The service was great as usual and the atmosphere is nice.

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wineanddiner1
Miami
9 reviews
Dined on October 4, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A great brunch, great service, a very enjoyable time all around!

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vipGymgal2156
New England
12 reviews
Dined on October 4, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

As always Abe and Louie's never disappoints! Food could have been a little less overcooked ( I had the Eggs Benedict). But the service and Covid-19 standards were Excellent! Definitely recommend the new outdoor patio.

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BillB
1 review
Dined on October 3, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Sat upstairs and the hostess was very nice to accommodate my request to sit by the windows. Also, our waiter was outstanding...professional and attentive, yet personable and funny. Always a great experience at Abe & Louie's.

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EliR
1 review
Dined on October 2, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience3

Great food and excellent service. Accommodated my request for a table change with no issue - the change made. Nice touch to remember my daughter's birthday.

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vipJeff
Chicago
6 reviews
Dined on October 2, 2020
Overall3food3service4ambience4

Diner outside. Steak was fantastic. We had the bone in filet.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New England
7 reviews
Dined on October 2, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Janice was terrific as always - glad to be back !!
Outstanding outdoor dining experience- Best - original Bone in Filet in Beantown

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TraceyD
New England
3 reviews
Dined on October 1, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious food and great experience for a birthday!

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vipronnies
New England
13 reviews
Dined on October 1, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything great, felt very safe

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CitronMIke
New England
8 reviews
Dined on September 30, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was excellent - the service was spot on - all the renovations look tremendous. It was great to have the place open again !!

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CandaceC
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on September 27, 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Great service. Very good food overall from apps thru desert, although my steak was a bit underwhelming in flavor and texture. We went for my son’s birthday and they gave hi. a card and birthday desert on the house. Would definitely visit again.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on September 27, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Exceptional.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New England
6 reviews
Dined on September 27, 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience5

30th birthday

FAQs

Abe and Louie's Boston offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (617) 536-6300.

Abe and Louie's Boston is rated 4.7 stars by 5747 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.