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Local 149

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South Boston
American, Bar, Pub
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149 P St, Boston, MA 02127-4343 (Formerly Farragut House)
+1 617-269-0900
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16:00 - 01:00
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Mon - Fri 16:00 - 01:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 01:00
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Showing 52: English reviews
London, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After hearing about this place from my girlfriend, my colleagues back in London as well as numerous people in Boston, I booked a table for my girlfriend, 2 friends and myself. We were greeted by 2 hostesses in Parker coats and shown to a pretty decent table. The ambience of the restaurant was great, very lively which was a good... More 

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Thank Dale M
Seattle, Washington
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109 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fried calamari with spicy peppers sums up the atmosphere. A great place for food and company in a lively - vibrant "neighborhood" bar and restaurant. Took advantage of the special turkey burger which was excellent (little light on the cranberry mayo- order extra!) compared very favorably with the regular burger ordered by one of the others at our table. The... More 

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Thank josef v
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Loved the atmosphere, burger and small bits. Good price point and friendly service. Would go back again and again.

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Thank cbarrett802
Boston, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Went to Local with friends, beer selection was ridiculous, cocktails were fun and the food was spectacular! mac fritters, oysters, short rib and the fish special! we could not have been happier when we left. Cant wait to go back.

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Thank Henry P
Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Happened by this place a bit by accident but I'm glad I did. The food was really good, and the waitress was awesome. The hog wings are a must.

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Thank Rynn15
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Recently visited this restaurant with friends from Ireland..our first night in Boston and we were unaware of how much was deemed acceptable to tip..we tipped the waitress 10% (as in Ireland) for our taco meal...after which our waitress challenged us and made the whole situation very embarrassing and uncomfortable.we apologised to the manager and gave an extra amount and explained... More 

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Thank Rachelanne89
Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

I really like coming to Local 149 and feel very fortunate that I live a block away from it. Pros: 1. Great atmosphere and decor. I love their funky,eclectic style and I like the different styles of seating arrangements that they have from cozy corner booths to big high tops. 2. They have a good beer selection and decent wine... More 

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Thank Erin C
Simsbury, Connecticut
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Just opened and what a great spot.. Younger southie croud... Steak with Thai noodles, steak fries, fried chicken with waffles and the special of the day, xcod with crab Rangoon. Can't wait to come back for the food never mind that the beer selection is excellent too. Very lively young crowd. Easy to give a great review.

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Thank Paul M
Boston, Massachusetts
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66 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016

Okay; so I've seen this place listed as a bar, grill, bistro, 'gastropub' (which somehow sounds like a place that gives you an uncomfortable stomach illness) ... For me - for us, really as my wife loves the place, too - it's a terrific neighborhood pub with excellent food, well-prepared, served by friendly folks - we've had Rob and Dawn... More 

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Thank BrianHoffman
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Great food, the mango pasta salad was amazing. Good selection of beers and drinks. Friendly service and the prices were reasonable

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 12
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 01:00
Monday
16:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 01:00
Thursday
16:00 - 01:00
Friday
16:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 P St, Boston, MA 02127-4343 (Formerly Farragut House)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South Boston
  • Neighbourhood: South Boston
  • Phone Number: +1 617-269-0900

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?