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Alibi Bar and Lounge

215 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114-3001
+1 857-241-1144
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“pizza” (8 reviews)
“old jail” (12 reviews)
“liberty hotel” (19 reviews)
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Bar, Italian, American
$$ - $$$
215 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114-3001
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Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Good place to have a drink and some fun. The building structure, remembering a prision, is fantastic. Good snacks.

1  Thank Fabio Thadeu F
Reviewed 21 March 2017

What a cool bar! We decided to check it out after a recommendation by a local and it did not disappoint. The cocktails were amazing and the bar woman was so helpful in recommending which ones to have and also explaining all the different drinks...More

Thank Gemma K
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We had drinks here the night before our party, great. The party was fantastic, drinks were good, good variety of house drinks. There was plenty of food brought around and at various stations. All were very good, fresh and tasty.

1  Thank Khris B
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This campy bar /lounge offers a little bit of history it was actually a jail and shares famous celebrity mug shot. I do not believe any spent time behind their bars

1  Thank Rick M
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Very interesting architectural / historical features help start the conversation. Service was very good and the drinks were very good to.

1  Thank Ned M
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

What a cool place! It's set in an old jail and they kept a lot of the jail cells. The decor is great, music was very good, and drink selection was good. Really enjoyed our time!

1  Thank Personal_Legend1
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Myself and about 15 other people got a table at Alibi Lounge in the Liberty Hotel for New Years Eve. We thought it would be a fun venue to celebrate the new year and it was at a very fair price as compared to some...More

1  Thank Travelgal0425
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Tuesday night 10pm when my wife and I arrive back from the game and decide to head into the Alibi for a drink and apps. We take a seat in plain view of bar and servers and wait 15 minutes to be acknowledged, mind you,...More

Thank nicklausbloom
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Interesting decor and atmosphere... great drinks! Nice and convenient location with valet parking. Good pre-Bruins game meeting spot with easy walk to Garden cutting thru MGH.

Thank ShinyOnes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

While this bar is a bit of a walk from downtown Boston, it was worth it to go and order the original drinks (the Co Co and the Single White Female). Supposedly the bar used to be a jail, so the interior is very unique...More

Thank brixton456
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14 August 2016|
Response from lip89 | Reviewed this property |
they dont card at the door until 9pm at night but I would say before that you should be fine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 30
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114-3001
  • Public Transportation: The Charles MGH stop on the Red line
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston
  • Phone Number: +1 857-241-1144
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