HelpiOS AppAndroid AppWindows Phone AppWindows 8 App

Make a reservation

Party Size
For 2
Date
Today
Time
7:00 PM
icon/ic_social_proofCreated with Sketch.
Booked 19 times today

West on Centre

4.4
635 reviews
icon/ic_price_rangeCreated with Sketch.
$30 and under
icon/ic_cuisineCreated with Sketch.
American
Top Tags:
  • Comfort Food (15)
  • Neighborhood Gem (14)
  • Special Occasion (13)
West on Centre is an 300 seat restaurant and bar located on Centre Street in Boston's West Roxbury neighborhood. West features a main dining room with open kitchen, classic mahogany bar, and relaxing lounge area with fireplace. The goal at West is to create a neighborhood meeting place that combines style, friendliness, great food and drinks that makes it the perfect night out with friends, neighbors, or just the two of you. Featuring a private dining area, chef's table, and open fireplace, West serves up casual American food, creative cocktails, and offers an affordable wine list. West on Centre has a 50 person private event room with patio.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
icon/ic_cuisineCreated with Sketch.
Cuisines
American
icon/ic_clockCreated with Sketch.
Hours of operation
Brunch: Saturday and Sunday: 10:00am - 3:00pm; Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 4:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Sunday: 4:00pm - 11:00 pm Lounge open until 2 am.
icon/ic_phoneCreated with Sketch.
Phone number
(617) 323-4199
icon/ic_new_windowCreated with Sketch.
icon/ic_paymentCreated with Sketch.
Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
icon/ic_dress_codeCreated with Sketch.
Dress code
Casual Dress
icon/ic_chefCreated with Sketch.
Executive chef
Gabriel Cheung
icon/ic_locationCreated with Sketch.
icon/ic_neighborhoodCreated with Sketch.
Neighborhood
icon/ic_cross_streetCreated with Sketch.
Cross street
Belgrade Ave
icon/ic_public_transitCreated with Sketch.
Public transit
MBTA bus routes 35, 36, 37, 38 all stop at our front door.
icon/ic_special_eventsCreated with Sketch.
Special events & promotions
Weekend Brunch
Bring Your Own Wine Night
Half Price Pizza Wednesdays
Sunday Night Trivia at 8pm
Monthly beer and wine pairing dinners.
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 635 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant
4.4  based on recent ratings
4.3
food
4.2
service
4.2
ambience
4.1
value
Noise · Moderate
92% of people would recommend it to a friend
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
Sort by
Newest
Filters
vipk2p1965 (New England)
4.0  Dined 2 days ago

Food and service are always good here. Never disappoints.

Report
Helpful
marilyn (New England)
3.0  Dined 3 days ago

Dining room was VERY noisy!! Hard to have a conversation. Was not enjoyable.

Food and service were good/very good.

Report
Helpful
Janjan (New England)
3.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

service was very slow food was over priced with small portions, had been for brunch in the past and was much better

Report
Helpful
Katherine (New England)
3.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Server took our drink order about 5 minutes after we arrived and we didn’t take our food order until twenty five minute after we sat down. Our food came out quickly after ordering but it was a bit frustrating he wouldn’t take our order sooner. He was very pleasant and polite. Food was good, drinks were good, overall we had a pleasant experience

Report
Helpful
EileenW (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Excellent food, large portions. Enjoyed it very much and will be back.

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (New England)
5.0  Dined on January 28, 2018

This is my favorite Sunday brunch spot. The food is always delicious and my husband and I really enjoy all the natural light coming from the big windows. You can hear everyone at your table talk to each other instead of speaking over loud music and the tables are too close together so it's incredibly comfortable.

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (New England)
5.0  Dined on January 28, 2018

Just had an excellent Brunch at the West ! Our friends and I all came with our kids so it can be a little hectic however I have to say it was a great experience all around ! Steve was excellent, patient, and very nice so it made our experience great! We will be back very soon!!

Report
Helpful
viptndk (New England)
5.0  Dined on January 26, 2018

Potato Cakes and more, great evening as always at West. Thank you Chris!

Report
Helpful
ALDENTE00112 (New England)
4.0  Dined on January 1, 2018

Service is very good here each time. The food is almost always excellent even if it's fairly traditional items. Beer selection is great. Prices are a tad high but about average for a Boston bar/restaurant. Worth the $. Highly recommend

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (New England)
2.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

I’ve been to West a few times and always was happy with everything, but this time I was very disappointed.
I made reservations for New Year’s Eve.
We were a group of 4 with seating at 8:30.
We were seated right away and I loved how beautiful and festive it looked.
Our waitress seemed distracted, but took our drink order and left.
The menu had some specials that we thought looked good so when our waitress came back we ordered 2 shrimp and lobster tail specials and 2 sirloin specials.
She said Oh, we are out of the shrimp/lobster you’ll have to order something else.
So one of us said I’ll have the sirloin and the other ordered something else.
A minute later she’s back, we only have one sirloin special left. You’ll have to order something else!
Really!!
How do you run out of specials at 8:30!
Who does the ordering there?
Also, no apologies or visit from a manager.
The food was fine, but all in all, it was a very disappointing evening.

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (New England)
5.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

West on Centre is always fantastic. Quality food, nice setting, great value

Report
Helpful
MaureenT (New England)
5.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

Great brunch!!! Nice local place to go for
Brunch that serves great food.

Report
Helpful
kate (New England)
5.0  Dined on December 30, 2017

The West on Center continues to be a great neighborhood gem! Thank you!

Report
Helpful
vipJimCo48 (New England)
5.0  Dined on December 30, 2017

Great Salmon entree. Attentive service.

Report
Helpful
IleneS (New England)
4.0  Dined on December 28, 2017

West on Centre is always a reliable, consistently good restaurant with a warm ambience. It's always got a good crowd, but the acoustics are great, in that you can still hear and converse fairly easily. Wait staff is friendly and accommodating.

Report
Helpful
Doula50 (New England)
4.0  Dined on December 24, 2017

Always pleasant with good food and drink! Especially cheerful on Christmas Eve

Report
Helpful
vipBobH (New England)
5.0  Dined on December 21, 2017

Excellent food, service, and value!

Report
Helpful
vipCarlton (New England)
5.0  Dined on December 21, 2017

The restaurant looks lovely for Christmas!
The food is always fresh and nicely prepared. We enjoyed very fresh haddock with broccoli and amazing potatoes, fish sandwich, flavorful pulled pork. Service was attentive and friendly. We’ll be back!

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (New England)
4.0  Dined on December 18, 2017

The food was great, our server was the best. We were old friends meeting up after 15 years. The problem with this restaurant is no parking. Normally space is available across the street at the church, but there was meeting going on there and lot was full. And the noise level is very loud--I had two calls while I was there--I had to go outside to talk on the phone, and the second call I missed because I didn't hear the phone ring.

Report
Helpful
emvelez (New England)
5.0  Dined on December 6, 2017

I had the lamb shank special and it was SO GOOD!!! It's been years since I've had lamb and it was even better the next night!! My husband had the fish and chips was was in ecstasy. He said the fish was so good and fresh, the batter was delicious. We had pumpkin cheesecake for dessert which was totally amazing. He started with a house salad which was enormous! Extraordinary service too.
I cam here some months ago for lunch with a group of friends and it was amazing them too. We'll be back!!!!

Report
Helpful
1
2
3
32