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Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf

294 Congress St, Atlantic Wharf Boston, Boston, MA 02210-1003
+1 617-778-2200
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
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294 Congress St, Atlantic Wharf Boston, Boston, MA 02210-1003
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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

The "Beef Bacon" was phenomenal! The blue cheese dipping sauce was so flavorful and complemented the perfectly smoked bacon!

Thank Rmangian
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2017

Rmangian, MMMMMMM... Bacon! We agree that you chose wisely! Thank you very much! Sincerely, Peter Baker, General Manager, Smith and Wollensky Atlantic Wharf pbaker@swrg.com

Reviewed 26 May 2017

We celebrated my son's Masters Degree at this restaurant. Fortunately I knew the price tag on each entree would be steep but he worked so hard for his degree. Each diner choose a steak and each cut of beef was perfection as well as the...More

Thank Beverly Y
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2017

Beverly, Congratulations to your son on his great accomplishment! Well deserved his (and yours!) visit to Atlantic Wharf. Thank you for taking the time and glad that your experience was "mastered"! Sincerely, Peter Baker, General Manager, Smith and Wollensky Atlantic Wharf pbaker@swrg.com

Reviewed 25 May 2017

Had a customer event here with about 15 people in attendance. Our room was a glassed in area with sliding panels right next to the bar. It was very hard for us to hear anything as the wait staff would always leave the panels open...More

Thank JamesBondLosAngeles
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2017

Mr. Bond, I wished to apologize for the misrepresentation on the Patriot's Corner to you and yours. Obviously, not ideal for your function and the said service. Please reach out to me so we can rectify this in the future. Again, very sorry for the...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

I took my extended family there for a weekend lunch. The food was delicious and the staff was especially accommodating for our young children. The food was excellent - I had the filet oscar and have never had so much crab added to the steak....More

Thank Robert W
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2017

Robert, I am glad that we connected on many of the facets of your experience here at Smith and Wollensky Atlantic Wharf. A nice patio day with some of our cocktails makes for a great afternoon. My apologies to the delay in desserts and coffee;...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Good location, service and food but menu description is a joke. Ordered filet oscar which says large mound of crabmeat and asparagus on a filet. There were three microscopic pieces of crabmeat and one asparagus cut up into little pieces. If you are charging 58...More

Thank ancahe
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Anache, I agree with your assessment and apologize; obviously we want to have our recipe for Oscar stand up to the price we ask and I am sorry we make you to feel wanting more. Please reach out to me if you would like to...More

Reviewed 12 May 2017

Huge and lovely steak but the mash was a little runny. Have visited the Smith & Wollensky in Manhattan which is by far the best meal we've eaten so we were a little disappointed the Boston one didn't come close. Much bigger place and nicer...More

Thank Kevin1400
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Kevin, It is hard to beat the original but thank you for the kudos to our steak. We understand that quality is paramount and will try as hard as we can to keep that standard. Appreciate you taking the time. Sincerely, Sincerely, Peter Baker, General...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017

I've been to the Smith & Wollensky Seaportand have enjoyed myself. Recently I attended a hospitality event at another Smith & Wollensky location in Boston and was given a $25 gift card. Perfect, I went to S&W for cocktails for our anniversary. The wait for...More

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SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Cathy, So sorry to have you had the experience that you did. Obviously not what we are all about and my apologies to the slow service compounded by the handling of the gift card. The card is designed to have you return after attending an...More

Reviewed 23 April 2017

We stopped in as it was close to our hotel and we were looking for some good steaks. We were not disappointed! Each steak was cooked to perfection. The service was phenomenal as were the beverages from the bar.

Thank FLBOY68
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

FLBOY68, We agree with your steak assessment! Thank you for the compliments and we hope to see you soon... Sincerely, Peter Baker, General Manager, Smith and Wollensky Atlantic Wharf

Reviewed 20 April 2017

What a day to sit outdoors and experience the wonderful drinks and food here at Smith and Wollensky. Our waitress Claudia was wonderful, knowledgeable and very pleasant to talk with. Our food was fantastic and drinks spectacular! Seated outside on such a pleasant day, even...More

Thank Khris B
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Khris, Thank you very much for sharing and hopefully there are many patio days to come! All the best! Sincerely, Peter Baker, General Manager, Smith and Wollensky Atlantic Wharf

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Great service. Staff so friendly. Steaks were of course up to their high standards. Just a personal preference. May not necessarily be the reader's preference....We prefer the "buttered" up steaks of Ruth Chris. We also prefer the lobster mac and cheese of Capital Grill. But...More

Thank Carlo S
SmithandWollensky, General Manager at Smith & Wollensky - Boston Atlantic Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Carlo, Always nice to hear about our friendly staff and great steaks; Prime Double R Ranch beef is the best! We hope that we are unique with many of our offerings and seeing your preferences, hope that we had some alternatives. And you are right;...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 48
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 294 Congress St, Atlantic Wharf Boston, Boston, MA 02210-1003
    (Atlantic Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-778-2200
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Description
Enjoy Waterfront Luxury at Our Second Boston Location. Join us at the newest Smith & Wollensky restaurant at 294 Congress Street. The location is part of Boston Properties’ prestigious Atlantic Wharf project located between the new Rose Kennedy Greenway and historic Boston Harbor. Offering a breathtaking waterfront view, the 10,000-square-foot space includes a full-service raw oyster bar. The outdoor patio, bar and lounge add to the restaurant's unique Harbor experience. The European-style exposition kitchen provides culinary entertainment while lush furnishings of wood and leather create a cozy and inviting interior retreat. The restaurant is open for both lunch and dinner.
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