Top of the Hub

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10436 reviews
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Situated in Boston’s Back Bay and high atop the Prudential Center on the 52nd floor, Top of the Hub features award-winning cuisine, service and ambiance paired with an unmatched panoramic view of the city’s skyline.

Whether you are looking for lunch, dinner or brunch, our menu boasts fresh regional seafood, premium meats and poultry and locally sourced ingredients. Enjoy a handmade cocktail crafted in our Lounge or a variety of wines from a collection repeatedly honored by Wine Spectator. Live entertainment complements these offerings to deliver a truly one-of-a-kind atmosphere that has earned the distinction of Boston’s most romantic dining experience.
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1 review
Dined 15 hours ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

View was beyond expectation! The cocktails we ordered were both deliborately designed and tended to have a fine balance. Food was actually good too.

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OT
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Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It was amazing !!

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Dined 2 days ago
Overall 4food 3service 4ambience 5

Me and my partner went to the Top of the Hub to celebrate Valentine’s day and we had such a good experience being for the first time at the restaurant, however we were expecting more for the food, once we knew the view was spectacular.

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JH
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 3

We came here for a birthday celebration. The service is only okay and the food quality is only so so. This place is clearly a three stars restaurant charging for five stars price.

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OT
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 3food 2service 4ambience 4

The steak
Was amazing but the sides and desert would use some work

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1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 3food 2service 2ambience 5

The waitress broke a glass and spilled my drink and simply threw a towel over it. Only replaced my salad, which lead to my girlfriend finding glass in hers. The filet had barely any taste. The upside was the view and dessert.

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ES
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Nice. It was a really really really really really nice.

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JP
New England
28 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was amazing the view was spectacular The service was impeccable it was a great evening

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FM
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Best place I’ve been in a while .I love it so much

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CP
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The environment was perfect for our first night out after a baby! The view was AMAZING, the live music was stellar and the food was great taste/quality.

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

Awesome! Delicious , super fresh!

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CC
New England
8 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 2food 2service 2ambience 2

I had high hopes for this restaurant. I was disappointed with the whole experience. Food wasn’t spectacular. It was mediocre. Presentation was sloppy. Hate the seating arrangement. The whole restaurant looks dated. Don’t mind paying for an expensive meal if I think it’s worth it, this was not! The place just didn’t deliver.

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

Very nice place and service, good food and an amazing view. Recommended

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1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing experience. Great service, view and company

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AG
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

For a special occasion. Food is presented nicely snd fixed price lunch entrees with generous portions. Veiw spectacular from all window seats.

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K
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great location, make sure you go on a date night or go as a couple. Nice romantic restaurant

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1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 3food 1service 4ambience 3

We came here for valentines. For the price we paid ($190/each) we didn’t get the window seat, food was horrible! We had simple CHICKEN as main course out of the pre fix menu, and brownie as dessert (not even ice cream). Very disappointed

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1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Love this place but this time it was just a slight let down. The choices in food were less than previous years for the prefixe menu. For the amount of money spent, I feel that only one dessert choice and a lack of more special entrees on the menu (ex, lobster, aged steak, king crab, etc.) were just a slight let down. As always our service was amazing along with the atmosphere and attention to detail. The food was good just not amazing per usual.

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Phoenix
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

It was good

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SC
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 1food 1service 2ambience 4

Gar-bage. If you want to donate 300 plus dollars on Valentine's Day with their sham of a prix fix 4 course menu, please do not make the same mistake I did. My girlfriend and I made reservations for 2 a month before Valentine's Day to ensure we get the ever elusive window seat. We get there - and we're seating in the middle of the room like second class citizens. When I moved my seat to be closer to my girlfriend I am rudely scolded by a weird old man that I am now a fire hazard. I was informed as I got there that you have to wait an additional hour and a half plus to sit at a window seat even if you have a reservation. Does that make any sense? What am I reserving for? Why don't I just sit on the floor? What kind of hospitality is this on Valentine's Day from a top tier restaurant in Boston? We ended up sitting at a family table for 4 as our last resort. Here I am on V Day sitting at a family table with my girlfriend like my we're waiting for 2 other rando's to come anytime now. Furthest away from the window seat we reserved. So far, we might as well could have sat in the bathroom at that point. They should be ashamed of themselves for robbing people of their money with this phony service. I tipped 20 dollars and honestly it was 20 dollars more than I wanted to tip. The food -- my God, airplane food tastes better. Their excuse of a salad served on a rectangular plate, I felt like skipping it across the Boston Harbor. Just poor presentation all around. The food was not cooked with any flavor or personality for what you pay for. Do not waste your money here. This is all flash, no fire. Just borrow someone's balcony if you want views like what they provide.

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

Had a great Valentine’s Day experience celebrating my date and I’s first Valentine’s day together. The view was amazing and the service was high quality.

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1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

We had a great time! The view is of course amazing, nice live music, and generous staff. They let us switch our table to a window once one opened up! And they gave me a special birthday cake.

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JC
Orlando
4 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food, ambiance and experience was amazing! Although we didn't get our window seating because they could not accommodate 6 on a window. Everyone's meals were perfect. The server was so good to us! When our desserts came out the staff put candles on our desserts and congratulated us on our wedding!

The only thing that disturbed my family and I is that the restaurant required button up and no jeans. Well, a group behind us had torn jeans with holes. A few men in the other direction wore a polo with dark blue jeans. Another group had sweaters only on with torn jeans. So the *dress requirement* that is enforced really isn't enforced. Don't get me wrong they did turn away a couple of people while we waited but a few still got by. My friends and family were a little taken back by this.

OTHERWISE when we got our bill we realize we spent a lot less than what we spent in del Frisco's

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New England
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing. Food, service, everything was phenomenal!

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AD
New York Area
29 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 4food 3service 4ambience 4

While the food could have used better presentation ... taste was ok and service could have been a tad more attentive.

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DW
New England
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My daughter and her boyfriend had wonderful filets, cooked perfectly. It was his birthday and he was surprised with a wonderful desert of chocolate with candles. It was a great time for both of them.
Unfortunately, I wanted to pay for their meal to add to the surprise and was in contact with the assistant to the general manager. I did all the paperwork necessary to make this night just perfect. Unfortunately, That did not come through on her end and my daughter had to pay for dinner. I was very disappointed and emailed her and never received a reason for this not happening. So, if you want to have a great dinner with a great view of Boston, this is the place. If you want to pay for that dinner as a surprise, just don't waste your time.

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MO
New York Area
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We were in the clouds at a corner window table on a snowy night. The city kept popping in and out of view between breaks in the clouds. A truly spectacular evening. And the business deal was closed on that night. A night our company will never forget.

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RS
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 3food 2service 3ambience 5

View is fantastic but mediocre food. For the quality of the food save your money and go to the observation deck for the view.

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CW
1 review
Dined on February 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I came to celebrate my 35th Birthday (Mon Feb 11th) Danny and Freddy were The Best Bartenders!!
And Let's me not forget about Ms Tracy (our server) she was amazing and very sweet
Seems like she's been there for 10 years instead of a few weeks!!

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San Francisco
1 review
Dined on February 11, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Top of the Hub was everything that I was expecting. My girlfriend and I had our anniversary dinner here and everything was simply perfect! We had the BEST French Onion soup, beautiful view of downtown, delicious salmon and chicken, and the most sweetest waitress.

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1 review
Dined on February 11, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

We ordered 5 course dinner menu which is 80$ per person the food was good but it did not reach our expectations in fact for any special occasions with your loved ones if you prefer good food over great view then Deuxave will be my choice otherwise top of the hub has great views with good food

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PR
1 review
Dined on February 11, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The view was incredible. The service was great. The waiter was the perfect amount of attentive. We had an appetizer in the lounge beforehand and the service was great as well.

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MD
New England
1 review
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great dinner and atmosphere! so fun for our special family dinner!

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New England
2 reviews
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent food, waiter and atmosphere

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e
1 review
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excelent service, food, and ambient. Definitely will reccomend to family and friends.

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AP
Orange County
1 review
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing view, service, and food! We were treated like royalty. A must!

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

My daughter and I were there to celebrate her 6th birthday. She left feeling super special! Thank you!

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M
1 review
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent view and delicious food. The music was at a volume where I could hear the person across the table without disruption. A perfect way to do brunch.

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SP
1 review
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The experience was truly enjoyable and our waitress was amazing :)

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OT
1 review
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had an epic and memorable meal!

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