Abe and Louie's Boston

4.7
5087 reviews
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Steakhouse
Abe & Louie's represents the ultimate in classic American steakhouses, while still maintaining local charm and appeal. Our philosophy focuses on the finest quality food and service; this emphasis on quality is showcased in our décor and atmosphere. The Abe & Louie's commitment to quality is best represented in our signature prime steaks that are selected from the finest corn-fed, local and Midwestern beef. All the steaks served are aged 6 weeks on the bone to ensure the most flavorful and juicy steaks. Guests will marvel at our menu's emphasis on our fresh seafood and produce. The Lobster Savannah and Bone-In Aged Prime Ribeye are signature dishes, outstanding in their own right, in addition to the exclusive bone-in filet mignon and other fine steaks and chops. Our high-quality cuisine is paired with an award-winning wine list featuring a selection of over 200 wines from the best regions in the world.

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Thanksgiving Dinner Special Menus & Offers

We’re serving seasonally-inspired dishes this Thanksgiving. So reserve your table now and bring your appetite!

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

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DH
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great night out with my son. Jeffrey took extra special care of us. My son has food allergies and he made sure that our night was perfect. Exceptional service and superb dining

CL
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

Very noisy especially in the evening. Not enough place in terrasse for 7 people.
Booking service refused to add 1 people on top of our booking

LW
Naples
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent food and service!! Easy to find on Boylston Street. Boston has many great restaurants and this is certainly one of them

T
San Francisco
40 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Service great
Good great
Location great

OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 1ambience 4

Server was abrupt, very slow to take orders and hurt our experience overall.

OT
New England
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 5

This restaurant is tremendous and the food has always been outstanding. The only drawback on this particular visit was that there was a very large party (12) seated behind us and they had four children present all under the age of five. That in of itself was ok until about an hour had past and then they became a verbal distraction. That was understandable until two of them started to run around. At first the parents tried to rein them in, then they didn’t...

m
New England
3 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Never disappointed in this restaurant it is wonderful. The staff is absolutely fantastic and the food is amazing.

L
Orange County
16 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

This is the best steak house in Boston that I've been to so far. Great casual but nice ambiance,
the food was excellent and the service was genuinely pleasant and attentive.
Definitely coming back here!

RL
New England
2 reviews
Dined on August 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Nice place with good service

DM
London
2 reviews
Dined on August 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We sat outside on a nice night. Food was excellent as always. The prime rib and key lime pie are the best

TG
New England
2 reviews
Dined on August 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

simply the BEST
the bacon is amazing, the steak is perfect and the veggies are amazing

JV
New England
1 review
Dined on August 12, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

They no longer have the hot rolls. That was one of the best parts of going there , now the bread is like any other place. Good food , the steaks were cooked great, The mashed potatoes were not very good, minimal flavor, very thick. The drinks and dessert were great.

a
New York Area
14 reviews
Dined on August 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Absolutely perfect in every way!

D
New York Area
22 reviews
Dined on August 11, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I took my grandsons for an early lunch before the Sox game. We had a wonderful time and the service was warm and outstanding. My six year old grandson tried his first oyster.

SO
1 review
Dined on August 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Solid choice for a steak house. Ambiance is as you would expect, some great band played not too too loud, so conversation was easy, no need to yell. The food was great, i can only speak for the fillet, steak fries and au jus. The also serve a great beeer called Alagash White. I will go back. The hostesses were on poinnt we made booking thru open tables

F
Caribbean
7 reviews
Dined on August 10, 2019
Overall 2food 2service 3ambience 2

The place was loud and the tables so close you could join the folks next to you for dinner. Service was adequate , don’t get the fish . I did have their steak on another occasion it was good but not great... all things considered we would not go back...

OT
New England
1 review
Dined on August 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Flawless food and service

JP
Baltimore
10 reviews
Dined on August 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This is one of our favorite restaurants. We were celebrating my husband’s birthday. He loves the bacon appetizer. We just learned on this visit that you can order half-sized side portions which is great! More to taste and less to waste.

M
New England
16 reviews
Dined on August 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our server Marcus was terrific! Food as always was top notch.

m
Dallas
36 reviews
Dined on August 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Outstanding food and service. Can't wait to go back next time in the area. Definitely "the place" for steaks in Boston.

OT
Minneapolis
1 review
Dined on August 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Everything about this location was as advertised. Great food, outstanding service, and a wonderful ambiance.

LS
San Francisco
2 reviews
Dined on August 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We love Abe and Louie’s since our neighbors in Bedford, NH turned us on to this great spot. Best baked potato and steak you can get! Love the atmosphere and sides you can half order for more variety. Service is always outstanding!

OT
New England
4 reviews
Dined on August 8, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 4

I have been coming there for many years I have never had such bad service. Very inattentive service and about a 30 minute wait between courses.
Will not be coming back for quite some time.
Brought my family there telling them how amazing it was they were all very disappointed.

DN
1 review
Dined on August 8, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

What a wonderful place! Food was absolutely delicious, drinks perfect and the service could not have been better! Would 100% recommend! Looking forward to our next visit.

OT
1 review
Dined on August 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great food but very loud

B
New England
9 reviews
Dined on August 5, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Waiter was fabukous

Abe and Louie's Boston
Responded on August 7, 2019

Thank you for the compliment! We will be certain to pass it along.

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OT
New England
3 reviews
Dined on August 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food is amazing! Service was top notch!

JM
Detroit
16 reviews
Dined on August 3, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 5

Enjoyed our meal and sitting outside on Boylston. Food was good, very nice Delmonico steak. Our bus boy was outstanding, great attitude! Waiter was very inattentive, basically took the order and brought the check after we asked the busboy!

OT
Wilmington
5 reviews
Dined on August 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Very expensive but well worth it. The restaurant is beautiful with a lot of history. Best martini I’ve ever had. A great experience if you’re looking for a top end steak house

MW
Philadelphia
16 reviews
Dined on August 3, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Have been going to Abe & Louie's for many years and are never disappointed. It has long been a favorite Boston eatery. Paul, our waiter, was excellent. Helpful, but not intrusive. Our only complaint was that they had the front door open since it was a nice summer day and there were flies buzzing us in the restaurant. Would recommend a strong fan blowing outwards to keep flies out in the future.

MF
Chicago
1 review
Dined on August 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This was our third time dining at Abe & Louie's and each experience is better than the next. We were celebrating a birthday and had an amazing table in front of the window with the best waiter, Marco.
He made the celebration one to remember. The food was above and beyond delicious and the drinks were flowing. Thank you to Abe & Louie's for a fabulous time! Love, The Frisbie Family, Chicago, Illinois

ZW
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on August 2, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

Very good food but .. waiters are dressed in worn out beige butcher coats, are awkward and hangout by the upstairs hostess joking. Was very expensive for the meal.

CG
New York Area
1 review
Dined on August 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My dining experience is always great at Abe and Louie’s.
Bladimair is an amazing waiter; as well as the Bar Staff.
We had a great time.

p
New England
3 reviews
Dined on August 2, 2019
Overall 2food 1service 4ambience 3

Rib eye was a joke.. not worth 55 dollars.. could of gotten a similar steak at the 99 for 13 dollars

Abe and Louie's Boston
Responded on August 5, 2019

Peter, sorry to hear your rib eye did not meet expectations. We'd like the opportunity for you to give us another try. Please contact us directly at 617-536-6300 Thank you.

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N
New York Area
14 reviews
Dined on August 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

The Restaraunt was excellent. Steaks were perfectly cooked. Sides were all great.
The service was what stood out even more. Waitstaff and busboys were the friendliest most respectful people I have dealt with in years.
Every trip to Boston will include Abe and Louie’s

A
1 review
Dined on August 1, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was delicious. Only gripe was it was a bit noisy, but it being a Thursday night, it was packed.

SK
New England
1 review
Dined on August 1, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Jeffrey was our waiter and was very attentive. This is definitely the best steak restaurant I've ever been to.

AG
1 review
Dined on July 31, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was amazing and the service was on point. The shellfish tower was exquisite and perfect to share. The steak was cooked perfectly for everyone at the table and the sides were all delicious. Save room for dessert because the key lime pie was the best!

JH
New England
24 reviews
Dined on July 31, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Everything was fabulous!!

SH
Los Angeles
5 reviews
Dined on July 31, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I was visiting from Los Angeles, and have been to many top notch restaurants, this was on par with all of them.
Food was outstanding, and service and our waiter were excellent!
This would be a must Go To again when visiting Boston

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