Top of the Hub

4.5
10021 reviews
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$50 and over
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American
Situated in Boston’s Back Bay and high atop the Prudential Center on the 52nd floor, Top of the Hub features award-winning cuisine, service and ambiance paired with an unmatched panoramic view of the city’s skyline.

Whether you are looking for lunch, dinner or brunch, our menu boasts fresh regional seafood, premium meats and poultry and locally sourced ingredients. Enjoy a handmade cocktail crafted in our Lounge or a variety of wines from a collection repeatedly honored by Wine Spectator. Live entertainment complements these offerings to deliver a truly one-of-a-kind atmosphere that has earned the distinction of Boston’s most romantic dining experience.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
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Cuisines
American, Seafood, Steak
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Hours of operation
Sunday: 11:00am - 1:00am; Monday - Saturday: 11:30am - 1:00am. During these hours, the Top of the Hub has menus for lunch, dinner, cocktails and late night dining.
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Phone number
(617) 536-1775
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Catering
Please contact our sales and catering department for private rooms.
617.859.3066
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Fairfield and Gloucester
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Parking details
Public lot underground for Prudential Center, discounted with validation.
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Public transit
Prudential Stop on the Green line or Copley/Back Bay Station (10 minute walk)
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Entertainment
Live entertainment daily in the lounge after 7:30pm
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Entertainment, Full Bar, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Private Room, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Brunch buffets, sit down lunch or dinner events, stand up cocktail receptions.

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OT
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 5

I love that I am on my mid 30’s and people think I am still under 21. But it was embarrassing to be asked for an ID in front of my business clients after the wine bottle got to our table. Other than that, the food was great! and the view is amazing!

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San Francisco
9 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 3

The place was beautiful and the staff attentive but the table was too close to the wait staff area and kitchen making the noise of dishes and glassware distracting. The service was good, the drinks were delivered within a timely fashion and the food placed accurately and simeltaniouly, but the initial greeting was slow and late. Taking drink orders was well past the normal period and the the fact that the madredee had to bring me my menu because they only brought one when initial seating, is a bit 3 star. The food was very good, the soups were very hot, and after cooling, tasty. I would request a table by the window or hit the lounge rather than the restaurant.

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a
Caribbean
44 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Good food, good service, awesome view from the 52nd floor. Must not miss if you are in the Boston area.

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TC
Charlotte
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great Food, Great Service. Our waiter was amazing with the food choices that he helped us with.

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CE
New England
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 1food 3service 3ambience 3

Set a reservation. Got moved three different times to different tables. Terrible experience and only was apologized to. Would not recommend this place again.

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OT
Chicago
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

We had a party of 7, and were seated promptly. Meal was paced well, not rushed. Food was good, the view was fantastic. Harbor view.

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IS
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Hi I'm from Mexico and a friend I commented on this place and I really liked the food and the style of the place was a very good experience.

On this occasion I find business in Boston but it is an excellent place to come with family and friends in a special ocoacion.

Thanks for the attention I'll be back son

Regards

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RO
Raleigh
3 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was as amazing as the service. The atmosphere was elegant. The view was the best in the city. This was the 3rd time I had been to the restaurant in the past 2 weeks for different special occasions. Each time amazed me. The first thing that hit me was the impressive service which continued as the night went on. Then we were awestruck by the view that was presented to us as we were seated. The food didn't disappoint. Everything we tried was perfect in every way. The waitstaff were patient but very attentive. An excellent combination. This is the place to be if you want a truly impressive experience.

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c
New England
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent service, delicious food and beautiful views! We went there for my in laws 40th wedding anniversary. They brought out a cake with candles, it was a nice touch.

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KC
London
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Had not realized that on Sunday they only serve brunch until quite late in the day. We changed to the more casual restaurant so that we could order casual lunch.

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OT
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 3ambience 5

I was a little sad when my guests clam chowder came out with the meal, instead of before as asked. Additionally, when the wait staff asked us if we wanted to have dessert in with the live music..which required closing our tab on this side of the restaurant to go to the other side and open a new tab, only to have the live music stop before our dessert was served. Though they tried compensating with giving us the clam chowder; I was disappointed in the ask to move out table just three minutes before the music was set to end...as it clearly was an attempt to get us to close our tab and move us to the lounge, so he could go home without thinking of our comfort.. not trying to I am snobby, but when you go to the prudential center you pay for service.. As we were already on to dessert and closing the evening there was no need to move us. The food, music, atmosphere was great!

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BT
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 2food 1service 2ambience 5

I did not find the food to be the best quality and quantity. Great view but i was let down on the meal.

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OT
New England
13 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Such a gem. A truly beautiful place to go to, the view is breath taking. The food was wonderful, all of it. It is a bit expensive but this is not an everyday place. The portions are normal, not small. Something you definitely need to experience!!

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KM
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Every year for our anniversary, my husband and I like to dress up and go to a really nice restaurant - with great views and great food! We usually have pre-dinner cocktails, a nice dinner and dessert with coffee. We like to go all-out. We take our time and will even go early so we don't feel rushed with being there for 2+ hours. It's our once a year treat that we look forward to for months and Top of the Hub did not disappoint! It was absolutely amazing! We requested a window seat, arrived just before sunset and could not stop looking out the window and taking pictures from the moment we arrived. I have never seen such spectacular views! The food and service are excellent too. Would definitely recommend to anyone

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OT
New England
2 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

We tried the five-course chef’s tasting menu with wine pairings and everything was absolutely delicious!

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ZU
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

EXCELLENT RESTAURANT THE FOOD, SERVICES , SCENIC VIEW.

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SS
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Everything great except for parking, validation for parking ticket was not working😡 had to $ 42 for few hours of parking.

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MS
Cleveland
10 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great restaurant!!

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M
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 4food 3service 5ambience 5

While visiting Boston, we thought this would be a great spot to end our stay by towering over the city. The views were magnificent and the service outstanding. We had the tasting menu with wine parings. One of the courses was disappointing, but everything else, especially the creme brulee were divine.

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l
Los Angeles
21 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Server and food were great. View was spectacular.

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JB
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Went for lunch to celebrate birthday, from the time we walked in everything was lovely, good service food amazing and the setting and views amazing

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JJ
New England
53 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

It would have been nice to have been seated near the windows for our 32 nd anniversary.

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RO
Raleigh
3 reviews
Dined on October 11, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The service was excellent! The food was great! Everything was what you should expect from a restaurant at the very top of the city!

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DA
London
1 review
Dined on October 10, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Lovely restaurant with a wonderful view over Boston. Food was delicious, service good and easy to find !

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C
1 review
Dined on October 10, 2018
Overall 4food 2service 4ambience 5

Wish the foods are tastier. Often bring out of town friends to here to show off the great view of Boston. However, always warn them: it’s for the view, the experience, not much for food.

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EL
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 10, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Wonderful evening with great sunset views. Courteous and attentive wait staff and nice wine list.

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AE
1 review
Dined on October 10, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

A wonderful experience - fantastic views, quiet and excellent food. Great for meeting friends and making proposals!!

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ST
New England
9 reviews
Dined on October 9, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

It was a great experience, I wish I had gotten a window table, but one of my friends was late, so we had to wait.

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B
New England
16 reviews
Dined on October 9, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

Surprisingly good food. Beautiful view. Great service. And jazz to boot. I'll be back.

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SP
1 review
Dined on October 8, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

The food was excellent and the staff was extremely attentative

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S
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on October 8, 2018
Overall 5food 3service 5ambience 5

The scallops were a bit salty on the side that was seared

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OT
1 review
Dined on October 8, 2018
Overall 1food 1service 2ambience 3

We have requested Window seating a week ago while booking reservation, unfortunately we weren’t lucky to get that. Staff was rude and not considerate.

Food quality is not great and not even the view.

Not worth it

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TB
1 review
Dined on October 7, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Top of the Hub is with out a doubt a 5 star resturant worth eating at.
The views are amazing , service is excellent and attention to detail is 2nd to none.
Thank you for a great dinner and making myself and my guest comfortable!!!

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DP
1 review
Dined on October 7, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great view, delicious food, knowledgeable and friendly waitstaff!

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M
1 review
Dined on October 7, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Dinner was great, fantastic view, friendly service

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JM
1 review
Dined on October 7, 2018
Overall 3food 2service 4ambience 2

Food is not great ,very simple for a high price ,
I don't recommend this place ,prices are so high as the 52 floor ,they are in the clouds

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OT
1 review
Dined on October 7, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 4

Too loud...too many tables in a what is a very nice venue with a great view.

Food was okay, service was okay, serving size was much smaller than expected for the price.

Overall eh, wouldn’t go again. Beware the $24 charge for the lounge if all you want to do is have a drink and enjoy the view...it is credited back at the bar for drinks...

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l
New England
7 reviews
Dined on October 7, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Beautiful evening, great service & excellent view! Very expensive & a place for special occasions!

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k
New England
2 reviews
Dined on October 6, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great food & Great staff & Excellent views of Boston

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TC
New England
19 reviews
Dined on October 6, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Went for an early dinner on a Sat at 530p.

Pros:
1. The service was one of the most attentive and courteous I’ve had.
2. The view was outstanding.

Considerations:
1. Noise picked up quite a bit by 7p. Still able to have a conversation tho.
2. Food was good but there are other places in Boston with the same or better. The service and view is what stands out.

We had the seafood cioppini, filet steak, Portuguese chicken, and salmon for main courses.

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