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  • Review Count
    6
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  • First Review
    October 18, 2014
  • Last Review
    December 8, 2014
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  • Average Rating
    3.3
 
 
pamness's Reviews
 
Besito, translated as little kiss, strives to delight guests with the warmth of a private hacienda offering thoughtful details and cuisine. Besito was rated “excellent” by the New York Times with its dramatic eucalyptus-beamed ceiling that embraces all the flavors and festivity of Mexican cuisine. Enjoy fresh, table-side guacamole and over 75 tequilas all straight from Mexico. Visit us on Facebook and Twitter.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
A Welcome Addition
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 12/04/2014
 2003
Dined on 12/04/2014
 2003
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"In the land of chains and steakhouses, Besito is a welcome addition to Chestnut Hill. The ambiance is great and the food is good. Most everything needs a little acid or salt added to it, but with a dash of salt and a few squeezes of lime most everything I have tried is pretty tasty. The quality of the ingredients is good and while it isn't really true Mexican food, it is a fund and different place to eat."
Dined on 12/04/2014
 2003
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, kid-friendly
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Centrally located in the heart of Chestnut Hill just 15 minutes from The Shops at The Prudential Center & The Burlington Mall, Del Frisco’s Grille is on Boston’s famous Boylston St. just past Hammond St which is only minutes from the Chestnut Hill T Stop. Over looking Hammond Pond at the Chestnut Hill Shopping Center which has been transformed into the newly renamed The Street, our location is easy to get to from both the City and locations further north!<br /><br />The Grille offers Hand-Cut Steaks, Fresh Seafood, Fire Roasted Flatbreads, Tempting Shareable items and so much more. We offer a wine list that includes over 500 bottle selections with a pairing for every palate. Join us for an unforgettable meal and our signature hospitality. We’re your place to Meat Up & Drink Up.
 
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Totally disorganized
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 11/28/2014
 2003
Dined on 11/28/2014
 2003
Food 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"The food at Del Frisco's isn't great when it is at it's best. Yesterday, they were out of the artichoke dish (the only dish that is consistently good) and the corn chowder - their only soup. When you are located next door to a large supermarket I don't know how you can be "out" of something like artichokes, but they were. Those two dishes were the reason we were there so things went downhill from there. Service was so slow it took us over an hour and a half to have a mediocre lunch."
Dined on 11/28/2014
 2003
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Centrally located in the Back Bay, Via Matta offers authentic Italian cuisine with attentive quality service in a comfortable setting. Compliment your meal with a selection from a wine list featuring an extensive offering of Italian wines. Via Matta’s Café serves a lighter menu from late morning through late night.
 
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Nice Dinner last week
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 10/30/2014
 2003
Dined on 10/30/2014
 2003
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"Five of us went to Via Matta a few days ago. We had a nice dinner, but certainly not a great dinner. The bread and the calamari appetizer were the stars. The parmesan soup was interesting but way too salty. Our server commented that a number of other people said the same thing - apparently the kitchen doesn't care. My cavatelli with rage was also too salty (I like salt). It was pleasant enough but could use an infusion of tlc in the food."
Dined on 10/30/2014
 2003
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for lunch
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Join us at The Mark Restaurant for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Jean-Georges Vongerichten brings his unbridled passion for market-fresh, simple cooking to The Mark Hotel, renovated and reopened in early 2010. The world-class menu features subtly innovative European classics blended with Jean-Georges’ signature global seasonings, and the wine collection,… showcased in a stunning copper and glass wall in the dining room, includes a range of both boutique and familiar food-friendly wines from around the world. The comfortably elegant dining room provides a warm and relaxed setting, fitting for both a neighborhood favorite and a connoisseur’s destination.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
I love this place for lunch
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 10/22/2014
 2003
Dined on 10/22/2014
 2003
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"Great atmosphere in a really elegant setting. The tables and chairs are really comfortable and the food is quite good. One of the things I really appreciate is that you can actually have a conversation without shouting."
Dined on 10/22/2014
 2003
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, great for brunch, great for lunch, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Bar Boulud is Chef Daniel Boulud’s bistro and wine bar located across from New York City's Lincoln Center. An exquisite array of housemade charcuterie complements sumptuous French cooking for both lunch and dinner. Bar Boulud offers a 3 course price fixe for lunch for $29 and dinner for $45. Outdoor dining is available on the terrace seasonally. Three private wine-themed dining rooms adjacent to the wine cellar are also available for private events. <br /><br />
 
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Very disappointing
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 10/20/2014
 2003
Dined on 10/20/2014
 2003
Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"I was very disappointed in this restaurant. I had a salad - the dressing was all but nonexistent but given the small amount I could taste, that was a good thing. The steak with bernaise had all the taste and texture of a sneaker. Can't think of a single reason to go unless you are starving, desperate and have theater tickets."
Dined on 10/20/2014
 2003
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Home of Top Chef Season 12 Contestant Stacy Cogswell !!<br /><br />Though it's named after the much-loved local pub from Three's Company, the Regal Beagle certainly doesn't feel like a throw-back to the 70s or 80s. The dapper little restaurant, housed right on Harvard Street in Coolidge Corner, has a chic décor, a modern menu of seasonal, creative comfort food and a cheeky list of inspired cocktails.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Fun for lunch
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 10/16/2014
 2003
Dined on 10/16/2014
 2003
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"For any of us that remember "Three's Company," it would be hard not to find the Regal Beagle charming. Its old school decor and convenient Coolidge Corner location make it a great lunch spot. The menu is interesting with a mix of salads, sandwiches and main courses. While the food doesn't blow me away, there are some tasty choices. The specials are usually quite good. On my recent visit the tomato soup special was especially good, probably the best dish of the day. The chicken entree was beautifully cooked and the salmon entree was tasty."
Dined on 10/16/2014
 2003
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for brunch, great for lunch, fit for foodies, kid-friendly
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