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For 2
7:30 PM
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Booked 12 times today


736 reviews
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$30 and under
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Contemporary American
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  • Neighborhood Gem (22)
  • Vibrant Bar Scene (16)
  • Good for a Date (15)
Open 7 days a week, dbar is a full service restaurant that seamlessly transforms into a nightclub and lounge as the night goes on. Formally an old school Irish pub filled with mahogany charm, dbar has been renovated into a hip chic hot spot. With warm glowing candles & long leather banquettes, dbar offers a casual and comfortable atmosphere that attracts clientele from Dorchester and surrounding areas. The unique and classy menu inspired by Executive Chef Christopher Coombs changes with the seasons and features the finest and freshest available ingredients throughout the New England area. Most of the menu takes a French twist, but also contains an assortment of comfort foods (such as our famous Veal & Pancetta Bolognaise) and old favorites (like our simple yet delicious Giannone Chicken Under a Brick.)
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Contemporary American
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Hours of operation
M, W, TH: 5:00pm - 12:00am / T, F, S: 5:00pm - 2:00am / SU: 11:00am - 12:00am
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Phone number
(617) 265-4490
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Christopher Coombs
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Private party facilities
dbar can be booked for many different types of events.
•Sit down dinners, up to 60 people
•Cocktail parties, up to 180 people.
•Large scale club events with DJs and dancing from dbar’s amazing sound and lighting system, also up to 180 people.
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Private party contact
Brian: (617) 265-4490
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Parking details
Free parking in parking lot adjacent to restaurant.
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Public transit
Savin Hill // Red Line
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Special events & promotions

Fridays and Saturdays: DJ's and dancing after dinner.

Show Tune Tuesdays every Tuesday 9pm-2am with VJ Rompy.

iThursdays!, every Thursday, bring your iPod or iPhone and you be the DJ.
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wine
What 736 People Are Saying
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vipOpenTable Diner (New England)
5.0  Dined on January 7, 2018

As usual it was fantastic! The food was delicious, the drinks were amazing, and the staff were awesome!

assplayman (New England)
5.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

Not my first Rodeo at dbar. I always enjoy myself there. Really good food, excellent service, knowledgeable staff, decent value. Certainly helps that it is very close to where I live. Great having them in Dorchester.

OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on December 29, 2017

Me and my husband eat here about 1x per week. The food is great, the drinks are fab and the staff is amazing. It gets pretty loud so if you are looking for a place to talk and cant project your voice you may get frustrated. After tasting the food it will be worth it!!

Melly (New England)
5.0  Dined on December 23, 2017

I am a local who just love the atmosphere, food and cocktails. I have been there many times and will continue going.

Steve (New England)
5.0  Dined on December 22, 2017

Dbar never disappoints. The food is spectacular and the service is always top notch

vipOpenTable Diner (New England)
4.0  Dined on December 16, 2017

Great local spot.

OpenTable Diner (New England)
5.0  Dined on December 10, 2017

We were celebrating a birthday so I decided to make a reservation and add a note about bringing over a lil dessert. From the moment we walked in, til after we walked out, Thais place was fantastic! The garlic Bloody Mary was uber garlicky but could’ve used a bit of spice to enhance the flavor but that was honestly our only thought the whole meal. Steak and eggs were superb, as was everything else we ordered! Device was spectacular, warm, friendly and funny. Will definitely be returning. Thanks!

vipDanP330 (New England)
5.0  Dined on December 9, 2017

We found the reviews on open table and booked it after an airport pickup. This was a casual contemporary spot with far better food than we would have expected. We never would have stopped otherwise but the review on open table helped us find this gem!!

PeterS (New England)
4.0  Dined on December 3, 2017

Creative food excellently prepared. It's delicious comfort food. For appetizers we had the sausage plate and shared a confit duck grilled cheese. Super. Mains included a beef bourguignon, beet tagliatelli with crispy beets and buratta ball, pan seared cod, and bricked chicken. I could tell you which was my favorite, I'd eat any of them again.

Service by Johnny was exceptional, even decrumbing the table before the mains. This is a bar in Dorchesta! We were there early on a Sunday evening, clearly they have music some nights so I think you could have a great time there besides the food.

WillnKim (New England)
4.0  Dined on December 2, 2017

Server was friendly and attentive. Food was phenomenal and atmosphere was chillaxing.

Teresa (New England)
5.0  Dined on November 25, 2017

Interesting menu with delicious food and great, friendly service. I want to go back and try more things. My husband and I split the kale salad and the crab cake as appetizers. Nicely presented salad and prepared so that the kale was delicate (unlike the preparations at most restaurants!). I ordered the cod and it had a crisp, flavorful outside (I hesitate to call it a crust, because it was so light) that highlighted the tender fish.

Highly recommend.

Kerrie322 (New England)
5.0  Dined on November 18, 2017

Worth the trip from Walpole. Excellent food & service and upbeat atmosphere!

vipOpenTable Diner (New England)
5.0  Dined on November 17, 2017

I always get the chicken. Always. Outstanding.

OpenTable Diner (New England)
5.0  Dined on November 16, 2017

Tout était excellent, wow sur toute la ligne.

amallat (New England)
4.0  Dined on November 12, 2017

Went here with a group of friends on Sunday for brunch. Food was delicious was the service was wonderful! Will definitely be back!