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B&G Oysters

4.7
1930 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Seafood
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B&G Oysters is a modern yet classic take on the oyster bar. Located in Boston's South End, B&G Oysters has a decidedly neighborhood feel, combining polished but friendly service with fantastically fresh seafood dishes and food-friendly wines. B&G Oysters has received many accolades over the years for its cuisine and wine program including "Best Seafood" in 2007 and 2008 by Boston Magazine.

This subterranean spot draws energy from its open kitchen which is surrounded by a white marble bar. In warmer weather, enjoy drinks and more on the stone patio; a favorite outdoor dining spot in the city. Please note that all reservations are for the interior of the restaurant. Our patio is available solely on a walk-in basis.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Seafood
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 4:30pm, Saturday & Sunday: 12:00pm - 4:30pm;

Dinner: Sunday & Monday: 4:30pm - 10:00pm, Tuesday - Saturday: 4:30pm - 11:00pm (Patio closes at 10:00 PM Monday-Sunday)
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Phone number
(617) 423-0550
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Chef Barbara Lynch
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Catering
9 At Home offers unique and exclusive catering from No. 9 Park, B&G Oysters, The Butcher Shop, Menton and Sportello. Please call 617-423-4200 or visit www.9athome.com for more information.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Waltham
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Parking details
We offer valet parking beginning at 5:00pm every evening for $21 per car
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Public transit
Back Bay Station
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Bar Dining, Beer, Counter Seating, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Takeout, Wine

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For your next private or corporate event, B&G Oysters offers a stylish setting for a casual cocktail reception or seated lunch or dinner.

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Sun 9:00PM - 10:00PM
Mon 2:30PM - 3:45PM 9:00PM - 10:00PM
Tue - Wed 2:30PM - 3:45PM 9:00PM - 11:00PM
Thu 2:30PM - 3:45PM 9:00PM - 10:00PM

What 1930 People Are Saying
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4.7  based on recent ratings
4.7
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4.7
service
4.5
ambience
4.2
value
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92% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
4.0  Dined 3 days ago

Very surprised at the quality of the food that was able to be produced from such a small kitchen. Cute and quaint little spot, will definitely be back.

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TBurns 
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

B & G is a staple when we visit Boston. Oyster varieties change often with availability and sampling is part of the experience. Menu is creative and quality/prep are tops. Wine and beer list has something for everyone and drinks well. Open kitchen is a plus as we always choose to sit at the counter. Highly recommend.

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OpenTable Diner 
4.0  Dined 4 days ago

Food was great but pricey for the portion. Wines by the glass limited.

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TaniaH 
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Had several recommendations to go there. Small casual restaurant but did not feel crowded (make a reservation!). Excellent oysters, and did try the fried oysters which were also excellent - not greasy and nice sauce. Entrees had great flavors. Service was very good. Would definitely go again.

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vipLauraE (New England)
5.0  Dined on February 18, 2018

Excellent oysters. The best since I was there last time! Always fresh and innovative Fish dishes. The Fried clams and oysters were incredible. Never had a bad meal at B&G Oyster Bar!

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vipOpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

Arrival to departure, everything was delicious.

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

It was really great! Food was delicious. Got the scallops and my fiance got the cod. Couldn't recommend it more.

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MikeP (New England)
5.0  Dined on February 13, 2018

We are never disappointed, always start with a dozen on the half shell, but the first time I was talked into trying the fried oysters, I thought, "sacrilege!", but boy was I glad I did.

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0  Dined on February 11, 2018

Oysters were awesome !

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OpenTable Diner (New Orleans)
5.0  Dined on February 9, 2018

First visit here, great selection of oysters! Loved the food, service was over the top.

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