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The Beehive

#159 of 2,447 Restaurants in Boston
$$ - $$$American, ,
541 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116-6306
+1 617-423-0069
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
541 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116-6306
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The whole experience of visiting this restaurant is built around the live jazz music. The musicians are charming and interact with visitors. The place itself is quite small, but very cozy.

Thank Igor B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I only make it back here every couple years, but each time I'm reminded how much I like it. This time around it was only for drinks during the week, but it was a really enjoyable time. The downstairs decor is very cool... modern vintage...More

Thank Christina M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place will cast a spell on you. Stayed on a 4 day retreat went here 3 times. Dominic the waiter is an asset to the restaurant.From his charm to his expertise of menu will amaze you.The deviled eggs and the amazing ribs highly recommend.The...More

Thank lindabV5468RV
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for drinks and dinner. We didn't realize there was live music, I enjoyed it more than I thought I would. The food was delicious! To start we had the Caesar Steak Tar Tar, with porcini popovers. For dinner, I had the braised lamb...More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were walk-ins for saturday brunch at 1:00. A couple enjoying our last meal at the end of vacation in boston. We were seated immediatly, although the hostess said we were “lucky”. Well our luck ended when our server showed up. She approached us, and...More

1  Thank BeckyBaeB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Beehive has a very cool vibe and our brunch their was enjoyable. The music, the decor, the atmosphere, the menu all were great. But the food was just not outstanding. It was good, just not good enough to make a place I would frequent...More

Thank PoipuSusie
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Spent a nice few hours listening to jazz and watching the crowd from above. Had squash app which was great and the swordfish which was good. Cauliflower entree was OK. Limited menu, but good place to have a drink, listen to music.

Thank Mike_OCP
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Eclectic place with a club feeling. I highly recommend their Sunday Jazz Brunch with live music. The food was fantastic and also eclectic, you won’t find the standard boring brunch items “eggs, bacon, pancakes, ...”. Instead you will find surprising and fun twists on some...More

Thank Ilise_S
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

We visited early in the evening when the music was lighter and excellent to dine to: not too loud and well done. We shared the duck and it was the best I’ve had in a long while! Fun atmosphere and wait staff was attentative and...More

1  Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 16 January 2018

We visited the Beehive on 1/14/18. We were puzzled about many of the comments we had read. We did not find any drafts near where we were sitting (we were downstairs near the musicians). It's Boston in January, so bring a sweater/wrap, though! We were...More

Thank sullgreg
South End
Stroll down the beautiful brownstone lined streets
while capturing views of Boston’s tallest buildings
from a distance. Some of Boston’s best restaurants are
scattered around this neighborhood. There are many
gems to be found, from jazz clubs to classy bars and
restaurants. It is also home to art galleries,
interesting boutiques, artsy stores and SOWA open
market during the summer months. The South End is a
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Response from AraSaldivar | Reviewed this property |
We got there by uber, but did not see any cars parked in front of the bar, so I guess there must be parking in the back of the street, or in front of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
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: 541 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116-6306
  • Public Transportation: Back Bay station on the Orange line is 3 blocks from The Beehive on Clarendon Street.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South End
  • Neighbourhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-423-0069
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