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About Del Frisco's Grille - Chestnut Hill

Centrally located in the heart of Chestnut Hill just 15 minutes from The Shops at The Prudential Center & The Burlington Mall, Del Frisco’s Grille is on Boston’s famous Boylston St. just past Hammond St which is only minutes from the Chestnut Hill T Stop. Over looking Hammond Pond at the Chestnut Hill Shopping Center which has been transformed into the newly renamed The Street, our location is easy to get to from both the City and locations further north!

The Grille offers Hand-Cut Steaks, Fresh Seafood, Fire Roasted Flatbreads, Tempting Shareable items and so much more. We offer a wine list that includes over 500 bottle selections with a pairing for every palate. Join us for an unforgettable meal and our signature hospitality. We’re your place to Meat Up & Drink Up.

33 Boylston St., Suite 3370
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
American, Steak, Seafood

Hours of Operation:
BRUNCH
Sunday: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

LUNCH
Monday - Saturday: 11:30 am - 4:00 pm

DINNER
Monday - Thursday: 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday & Saturday: 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sunday: 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Cross Street:
Hammond St.

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(617) 608-3682

Website:
http://delfriscosgrille.com/chestnut-hill

Public Transit:
Multiple bus stops on Boylston St.

Executive Chef:
Greg Warning

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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Del Frisco's Grille - Chestnut Hill Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

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4.4

service

4.3

ambience

4.3

value

4.0

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Moderate

85% would recommend it to a friend

Casual (27)
Good for a Date (26)
Great for Lunch (26)
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Special Occasion (24)
Bar Seating (22)
Good for Groups (21)
Good for Birthdays (21)
Good for Anniversaries (15)
Business Meals (14)
Fun (13)
Comfort Food (13)
Fit for Foodies (12)
Romantic (12)
Vibrant Bar Scene (12)
Neighborhood Gem (12)
Quick Bite (10)
Hot Spot (9)
Notable Wine List (9)
Sunday Lunch (9)
Cozy (8)
Handcrafted Cocktails (8)
Pre/post Theatre (8)
Quiet Conversation (7)
Worth the Drive (7)
Creative Cuisine (6)
Happy Hour (6)
Late-night Find (5)
Authentic (4)
Kid-friendly (4)
Disabled Access (3)
Healthy (3)
People Watching (3)
Scenic View (3)
Great for Brunch (2)
Gluten Free Options (2)
Great Beer (2)
Live Sports (2)
Local Ingredients (2)
Good Vegetarian Options (2)
Waterfront (2)
Paleo Friendly (1)
Spicy (1)
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·Dined 2 days ago

The food was excellent, but expensive. The cost makes this a special occasion venue. The seating by the bar was not optimal, however the bar server was quite accommodating with changing television channel when requested.

Overall, the quality of the food makes this a place to return to, but only on special occasions when it is justified to "splurge" a bit on cost.

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (New York Area)·Dined 3 days ago

Great atmosphere. Service was first rate and food was outstanding

Tags: Good for Groups, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Bar Seating, Notable Wine List, Happy Hour, Hot Spot
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 (New York Area)·Dined 3 days ago

We ordered off the lunch menu and were charged Dinner with rices

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 (New England)·Dined 4 days ago

We always feel welcome . Mike the manager is terrific .
He always comes to our table to great us and makes us feel welcome.

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 (New York Area)·Dined 4 days ago

Great Birthday dinner for my daughter.

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 (New England)·Dined 6 days ago

The Food was decent but for the price and the poor service involved, it was not worth the investment.

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 (New England)·Dined 6 days ago

It continues to amaze me that a server doesn’t know anything about wine etiquette, ie: holding the bottle with hand over label when pouring (to keep label clean), correct pour level in glass (if a customer buys an entire bottle of wine, there is no need to fill the glasses to the rim!) and after the wine taster assents to the bottle, his/her glass is filled last after their dinner companions.

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 (New England)·Dined 6 days ago

The host was fabulous,the food was fantastic,but our waitress was rude and obviously not in a good mood.She was never pleasant throughout the whole meal,then when I left the table for literally two minutes the waitress asked my fiancé if she was finished eating.I expect more from a restaurant like this,and to treat my fiancé like that on Valentine’s Day is unforgivable!

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 (New England)·Dined on February 11, 2018

Not just great for dinner but Sunday brunch, too. Terrific brunch menu, or you can order off the regular menu as well.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Sunday Lunch, Waterfront
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 (New England)·Dined on February 10, 2018

Horrible, took 45 minutes for a salad that was horrible

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 (New England)·Dined on February 10, 2018

Food was delicious. Service was mediocre. Had to ask for water and bread. Waited awhile to clear the table. Not up to par service wise for a high end restaurant.
Staff at front desk also mediorcre for this type of restaurant. No valet parking and it was hard to find a space. No hp parking even close to the entrance. Would not be in a rush to return even though the food was very good.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Good for Groups, Bar Seating, Late-night Find, Healthy, Sunday Lunch
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 (New England)·Dined on February 9, 2018

Service was excellent and waiters friendly and attentive.
Definitely like it here!

This time though Caesar salad was rather skimpy.

Tags: Hot Spot, Pre/post Theatre
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 (New England)·Dined on February 9, 2018

My girlfriend And I have been To Del Frisco's many times, for lunch, brunch, and dinner. We always have a fun positive experience. The staff are very polite and professional, and the food is always excellent. The specialty drinks are very good too, as well as the wine selection. We do recommend Del Frisco's to everyone we know.

Tags: Quick Bite, Casual, Special Occasion, Sunday Lunch, Local Ingredients, Business Meals, Disabled Access, Romantic
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 (New England)·Dined on February 9, 2018

Excellent food and service. Restaurant has gotten remarkably more consistent since its early days. Wygu steak was tremendous.

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 (New England)·Dined on February 9, 2018

Great food and atmosphere. Perfect place for a nice, casual dinner.

Tags: Casual, Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups, Special Occasion
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 (Miami)·Dined on February 8, 2018

Nice and quiet place for lunch on a weekday

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 (New England)·Dined on February 3, 2018

Service was awful - spilled a drink on one of us and didn't even apologize or offer up any compensation for it.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (New England)·Dined on February 3, 2018

First, my salad was missing tomatoes. Next , my wife's steak was undercooked and had to go back to get warmed up. Then she could't even eat it because it was overpowered with Salt to the point it would leave an awful aftertaste. My wife is definitely not picky and has never had a bad filet mignon until this one. In my honest opinion , not worth the money , I have gone to much cheaper Steakhouses and got much better food and value.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on February 1, 2018

Dinner was really delicious, booth was gorgeous, had a great time. Service was not awesome, but was fine. Was a bit disappointed to have kids seated right next to our obvious business dinner, but we survived. Beef short ribs were incredible and cocktails delish. Will try this place again for a better outcome!

Tags: Business Meals, Handcrafted Cocktails
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 (New England)·Dined on January 31, 2018

The steak of course was fabulous.... but special drinks delicious, appetizers interesting , the best macaroni and cheese I have ever tasted , unusual and yummy bread pudding. Great special occasion dining

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion
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 (New England)·Dined on January 28, 2018

Great food in a casual atmosphere. We enjoyed cocktails, main dishes, and dessert and loved them all. Would return an order the exact same meal.

Tags: Happy Hour, Quick Bite, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date, Casual
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 (New England)·Dined on January 28, 2018

Food is inconsistent as is service. Choices good. Apps good. Some times really good other times not so much.

Tags: Quick Bite, Handcrafted Cocktails, Creative Cuisine
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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 27, 2018

i've been to other locations and enjoyed my food and experience.
Everyone had a steak and everyone's steak was over-seasoned and over cooked.
sides were very small portions and very pricey
service was not very attentive.
when i asked for a spoon for desert, i was handed a serving spoon and was told that it was all she could find.....seriously, the only spoon in the restaurant????

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 (New England)·Dined on January 27, 2018

It was great. Taken right on time and the waitstaff and bar tenders where great. Food was fantastic and priced just right. Definitely will be going back!

Tags: Cozy, Vibrant Bar Scene, Fit for Foodies, Casual, Good for a Date
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 (New England)·Dined on January 27, 2018

Even though they were running 15 minutes behind reservation times, we had an outstanding meal!
They were very attentive to my gluten alllergy.

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 (New England)·Dined on January 26, 2018

Great service, good beer and food portions! Love this place!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 24, 2018

Steak was under cooked. Waiter asked for a knife check. Just didn’t pick up how under cooked it was.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 20, 2018

Service was slow - 10 min to get a drink order in. 10 more get the drinks. 10plus more to give our dinner order. A casual night out ended up being a 2.5 hour affair and we only ordered one drink and no wine. Not that I don’t mind a leisurely dinner.

I ordered prime rib bone in. Sorry we sold out. What? It’s only 830 Saturday and the place is packed. Ok. But we have a bone rib-eye, medium rare. Great I’ll have that. My wife order salmon.

30+min later - the ribeye arrives well done and with scallops. No mention of scallops when we place the order. The French fries are bottom of the barrel 1” Long and nit crisp .

Sent the steak and the side fries back. 25min later a huge ribeye arrives very rare and presented by the chef with apologies. The fries r only slightly longer and still soft. Oh well.

The roasted asparagus was only have editable with ultra thick at the bottom. The grilled broccolini was the same.

Four bites of the steak was all I could do. Pack it up for stake and eggs in the morning?

The waitress comped is dessert which was appreciated. Our interaction with us was considerate and friendly. Just not present enough to see what was happening.

The bill came and the ribeye was $50 including an up-charge for the surprise scallops. The steak was $8 more than the prime rib that I initially ordered. It would have been appropriate to have been informed of that at the time of ordering; and that scallops were more. Btw the scallops were perfect. Salmon was excellent.

We paid the bill and left. By then it was 1030pm.

Del Frisco is coming to Boylston just around the corner from where we live. Not likely we will venture in. Too big too chaotic to have proper care given to food and clientele.

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 (New England)·Dined on January 20, 2018

Made reservations 2 weeks before my husbands birthday for a Saturday night at 8:30. Waited a 1/2 hour to be seated and arrived on time with entire party. Restaurant is very crowed and loud. Food is ok, but had better steaks at less well known restaurants. Majority of steaks were ordered medium and came out looking like sushi. I ordered mine Well done, and it was very pink, but the dog enjoyed it. Steaks were very salty. Nothing was spectacular. They ran out of wine glasses and our table had to wait an extra 20 minutes while they cleaned some to pour us our wine. Bizarre. Meal was $540 with one alcohol drink per person. Complete waste of money! Waiter was very nice, but the place is not well run. Very disappointing!

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 (New England)·Dined on January 20, 2018

Had to wait 40 min with the reservation. Not acceptable in my book

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 (New England)·Dined on January 20, 2018

The food was delicious and service was great.

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 (New England)·Dined on January 20, 2018

Service was great, food was good, but a bit overpriced. The room is very loud.

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 (New England)·Dined on January 19, 2018

We had a reservation and told them it was a birthday celebration but were given a small noisy table in the front. Check in staff was rude and unwelcoming. Food was nothing special and overpriced for the value. We were considering having a special event for 20 people there in February but eliminated them as an option. Only positive was the waitress who was helpful and friendly.

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 (New England)·Dined on January 18, 2018

As usual ,had a great time at Del Frisco.
Had a nice leisurely lunch with friends,never felt rushed
Friendly staff,fantastic hostess
Lots of selections
Tasty food

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Fun, Good for Birthdays, Business Meals, Bar Seating, People Watching, Good for Groups, Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Great for Lunch
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 (New England)·Dined on January 17, 2018

My name is Enzo and I am an 8 years old boy... my dad is typing this up. It was his birthday and it was very good... the food was great, the service was nice, and it was definitely a successful birthday party.

Tags: Quick Bite, Casual, Great for Lunch
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 (New England)·Dined on January 15, 2018

My first experience at DF will have me return, quite possibly for my birthday next month! My friend and I had a workout on MLK day at LifeTime Fitness, and decided to take full advantage of our day off with a lunch here. While we did not have a full experience in terms of time of day, the 2 sides I had were pretty exceptional for ordinary choices. Mashed potatoes and broccolini are not exciting, but at DF it was a gourmet meal, from the creamy potatoes to the zest of the lemon broccolini. And then as if Christmas/Hanukkah was extended, our desserts came. The Nutella bread pudding my friend ordered was delicious but my Coconut Cream pie can only be described as a cathartic moment in time. Again, we were the first guests there for lunch and it was about 20-30 minutes before people began arriving, so ambiance was difficult to assess, but it is a large lovely space without being pretentious. $30 for two sides and dessert /coffee may seem exorbitant, but the sides were worth it and the desserts FYI are of sharing size. I did not see a note about the portions on the menu, but after my friend & I had several bites, I still have enough for a serving tonight and a serving for tomorrow! Also, the employees were great! I will definitely have to work several monthly visits to DF into my 2018 budget!

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Great for Lunch
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Great food and atmosphere, and friendly staff. Our first time dining here, but would definitely eat here again and would recommend to family and friends!

Tags: Hot Spot, Fun, Happy Hour, Bar Seating, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Late-night Find, Comfort Food, Romantic, Casual, Worth the Drive, Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups
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 (New England)·Dined on December 31, 2017

We went there for the second time on New Year’s Eve. Last year was perfect prompting us to go back this year. The food was just we remembered. We had the artichoke beignets and a flatbread for starters. Two of us had New York Strip steaks one had brick chicken and one had ribs. All excellent. Unlike last year the service was atrocious. First the waiter asked for drinks. Two of us ordered drinks and then he walked away. When he returned the next person ordered their drink. Later he came back to take our order and had completely forgotten about the third drink, didn’t apologize and took the order as if she never ordered it before. That same person ordered her dinner with French fries instead of mashed potatoes. The dinner came with mashed potatoes and we told the person who brought it that it was supposed to come with French fries. They said they would go get them. A few minutes later our waiter came by and we relayed that we are missing the French fries. He also said he would go get them. It is now a day later and have seen our French fries because we haven’t. A bit later the waiter came back to see how things were and we reminded him about the fries. Still no fries. When he came to give us the bill, no apology, no nothing and especially still no fries. This could be this one waiter and this one anomaly but for a nice restaurant like this, this is unacceptable.

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 (San Diego)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Perfectly cooked steaks with great flavor. Highly recommend the bone-in filet!

Tags: Good for Groups, Business Meals, Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for a Date
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 (New England)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Food is good! Some things are fabulous, others good. Bring back the roasted artichoke!!!
Artichoke beignets are good, but the whole roasted artichoke is the best! Desserts are great! Salted caramel pudding is outstanding as is the lemon cake!
Service is always excellent there! Very personable staff!
Drinks are great & bartenders are terrific! We go often & introduce our friends to Del Frisco!

Tags: Great for Lunch, Fun, Business Meals, Bar Seating, Casual
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