Outlook Kitchen at The Envoy Hotel

4.4
280 reviews
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$30 and under
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Contemporary American
Outlook Kitchen & Bar, located on the first level of The Envoy Hotel, has a regionally inspired Progressive American menu, updated seasonally with locally sourced ingredients. We offer a variety of specialties, along with small plates, shared plates, and full plate selections. Guests can enjoy a bar menu with locally influenced spirits, signature cocktails, local draft and craft beers, along with specially chosen wines that pair well with our menu. Outlook also features a ground level outdoor patio, along the Harbor Walk, for seasonal al fresco dining with views of the Boston Skyline. Outlook serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, as well as hip and upbeat brunch on the weekend, accompanied by DJ entertainment on Sundays.
The Envoy Hotel also features the seasonal Lookout Rooftop&Bar with a 200+ capacity. Lookout consists of a full service bar and “the best view in Boston”, rated in the Top 10 Rooftop Bars in America (Departures Magazine).

Specials

Half Off Bar Bites

Please join us on Sundays & Mondays to enjoy some football, live music and induldge on some delicious bar bites curated by Chopped Champion Chef Tatiana!

Terms and Conditions:

Valid For: 1 - 20 people

Starts: November 16, 2018

Ends: April 1, 2019

Availability: Sun 8:00PM-11:00PM
Mon 5:00PM-11:00PM

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Mon - Wed 11:30AM - 11:45AM 12:00PM - 1:00PM 1:15PM - 2:30PM

What 280 People Are Saying
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1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 1ambience 4

the waiter the worst. His attention was rude and unfriendly little information for the menu. your attention is for a MC Donalds .. perfect for that place .

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SL
New England
7 reviews
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 4

Really good food. The risotto and Mac n Cheese are amazing. Also, the salmon is really good. We were a group of six and shared the flatbread as an appetizer; it was excellent and enough as a starter!
Really good ambiance, we went for a birthday celebration and it was a great place for it!

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AR
New England
16 reviews
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

The food includes a wide variety of dishes, all well prepared and the service and ambiance is wonderful.

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New England
6 reviews
Dined on January 30, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service and delicious food.

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MM
New England
1 review
Dined on January 27, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 4

The Pancakes are really good! We had the Chilequilles with checken and that had too many nanchos and not enough meat.
Also the mimosas were not the best, except for the Basil one.
Will get take out from there in the future for some of the sweeter stuff but that's about it.

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New England
6 reviews
Dined on January 27, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Been here multiple times, cannot get enough of the delicious food. Extremely recommend it!

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JM
1 review
Dined on January 26, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 3

The lobster Benedict is one of the best Benedict’s I’ve ever had! Wow, what a great place for brunch.

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New England
36 reviews
Dined on January 26, 2019
Overall 3food 4service 2ambience 3

Not impressed with service or cocktails. Expected more considering the hype about this location.

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New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on January 20, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 2ambience 2

I requested for a regular table and the hostess still asked us if it was OK to get a high table. She was very grouchy and not friendly at all. And when we got situated in our table we waited for more than 10 minutes to have a waiter come to us. I even had to ask for one. Otherwise we could have waited longer for the waiter to come. Not a good experience for us

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B
New England
19 reviews
Dined on January 12, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 3

To be honest I’ve been out a lot lately and am catching up on reviews. The fact I can’t recall with any great fondness the meal I enjoyed here speaks for itself I suppose. I keep coming back but I’m not sure why. I always leave feeling like I want it to be nicer than they do. Great hotel. The food is serviceable but the whole thing lacks soul.

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New England
1 review
Dined on January 12, 2019
Overall 3food 5service 1ambience 3

Had a dinner with my friend, we loved the food and the vibe of the place, but the restaurant was freezing (we had to ask to have the heat turned on?) and our waiter was honestly terrible. He would barely wait for us to finish our sentences before walking away, he never asked us if we wanted another drink after our first one (we did), and when we ordered dessert and coffee the dessert came out right away but the coffees were MIA until we asked about them, and when we did he acted like we were bugging him and was like “yeah yeah yeah they are coming”. Overall I would go back for the food but maybe in the summer and definitely not with that waiter.

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SS
1 review
Dined on January 1, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 4

The waitress was. A little spacey, but otherwise, great food! I’d go back for sure

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OT
New England
14 reviews
Dined on December 25, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

My fav mushroom risotto in Boston

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New England
5 reviews
Dined on December 25, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Best breakfast I had in Boston was at the Envoy! They have great coffee and home fries too! Love the decore as well

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New England
2 reviews
Dined on December 15, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Nice atmosphere, spacious, easy to access for those coming into the South end from I-93. No rush, very good food, great place to hang with friends.

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KL
1 review
Dined on December 15, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 3

The Outlook is a WONDERFUL addition to the Seaport District!!! The dishes created by Chefs Tatiana and Sam are original, unique and yet comprised of simple ingredients. The staff is friendly and available but does not rush anyone. The rooftop offers a breathtaking view of the Boston skyline.

Each time I visit I find new menu items and I am amazed that, as busy as the restaurant is, the crefs make time to personally greet me.

Chefs Tatiana and Sam are amazing and CANNOT be replaced!!

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L
New England
6 reviews
Dined on December 12, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 4

Food was great. The service was a little slow for lunch time. If we were going for dinner it would have been perfect. Our server was pleasant and knowledgeable.

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OT
New England
2 reviews
Dined on December 7, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Chef Tatiana is incredibly talented. The food, drinks and service were top notch. Pleasant atmosphere.

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ND
New England
15 reviews
Dined on November 19, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Main courses were delicious! Gorgeous place. Live music, fantastic!

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KL
Charlotte
4 reviews
Dined on November 11, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 4

It was my friends birthday and she came into the city to have a fun dinner! We absolutely LOVED the food, but the service was relatively poor. We felt a bit neglected, especially for a Saturday night. Would still go back for another chance, it was delicious.

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New England
13 reviews
Dined on November 11, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food!

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d
1 review
Dined on November 3, 2018
Overall 2food 4service 3ambience 2

Food was very good, but portions were small for the price (Octopus appetizer has only one leg). Kitchen was tied up serving "large" party according to manager, no offer to compensate for extensive wait time while we were seated, other than to offer to let us leave before we were served our entrees...

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New England
6 reviews
Dined on October 28, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This restaurant is amazing. The food and drinks were outstanding. We got the Finish Line and Strawberry mimosas which were delicious. We had the brunch menu and ordered the chilaquiles and the lobster benedict, both were nothing but perfection. Definitely coming back and extremely recommend it.

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OT
1 review
Dined on October 27, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Best chef ever! Great food and service. Highly recommended.

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c
1 review
Dined on October 26, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 3ambience 5

This was one of the most creative menus I have seen in recent memory. Food was amazing. Flavors and textures were perfect. Best place in boston for sure.

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SS
1 review
Dined on October 21, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 5

The service was adequate but not outstanding. The food was excellent and the location great. I'd recommend without hesitation.

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KB
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 19, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had an amazing dining experience at the Outlook Kitchen. The food and service were both superlative. We would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone looking for a special evening out in downtown Boston.

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S
New England
3 reviews
Dined on October 9, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Outlook is always amazing. Chef Tatiana is one of the most creative chefs in Boston. Whether you are in the mood for a burger at the bar or more adventurous cuisine, you won’t be disappointed!

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SF
1 review
Dined on October 6, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

I really enjoy the space at the outlook. Has huge windows for people watching and soaking in the atmosphere. We had a nice brunch for 6, food was good but best part was a really nice private table that was beautiful and interesting.

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L
New England
1 review
Dined on September 30, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Chef Tatiana keeps the menu interesting and delicious

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a
Los Angeles
5 reviews
Dined on September 29, 2018
Overall 2food 2service 3ambience 3

While the scene is vibrant it seems the kitchen cannot handle a crowded Saturday night! The waiter was very knowledgeable and good, but food took about an hour to get to us, then the NY Strip was hard and scallops cold and rubbery!! A little disappointed based on reviews, but plan to give them a second try next time in town!!

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RW
Grand Rapids
3 reviews
Dined on September 29, 2018
Overall 3food 5service 5ambience 5

I didn’t like that they didn’t record my open table reservation. They just need to be a little more attentive. They haves a great table and the place was great though.

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e
New England
9 reviews
Dined on September 22, 2018
Overall 3food 2service 2ambience 3

Thyme cocktail was basically lemonade with a sprig of thyme. Not well balanced, just sweet. Octopus appetizer was fishy. Duck fritters were almost entirely bread with no duck substance detectable. The scallop entree was 4 scallops on a large plate. Ordered the steak frites medium rare, but came well done. The look of the place is great, but everything else was lacking.

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f
Atlanta
6 reviews
Dined on September 22, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The Octopus appetizer was amazing as well as the Poke. The Bay of Funday Salmon was the best salmon I have ever had. Excellent food and service

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KH
1 review
Dined on September 16, 2018
Overall 1food 3service 1ambience 2

I think we came on an off morning but we had a terrible experience at Sunday brunch. They told us the bartender didn't show up that morning, so they could not serve alcohol. The service was very slow.

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on September 16, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Food and service was great but live music was way too loud for breakfast

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NI
New England
2 reviews
Dined on September 14, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was amazing and the service was quick and nice. We loved the ambience and lounge seating

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OT
1 review
Dined on September 13, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 3

We had a good time with delicious food and great service. The crowd, in addition to the open space, does make it a little more noisy than a regular restaurant (similar to a bar’s noise level), so plz be alert if that’s what you’re looking for. The rooftop has fantastic view, and wasn’t that crowded on the weekdays so we were lucky. It’s overall a good experience.

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Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on September 8, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had the best dinner here that we have had so far in Boston. The food was outstanding. We started with a sausage and fennel
flatbread and blue fin tuna which were delicious. Our entrees included salmon, scallops, strip steak and lobster mac and cheese. I have to say we all loved our meals. Each dish was presented beautifully and full of flavor. The service was excellent. Thank you Tim for taking such good care of us. Such a great night. Will definitely be back soon.

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New England
1 review
Dined on September 8, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Love the food and the environment, will come again

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