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Boveda

Properly chaotic, casual, and affordable, this speakeasy-style restaurant and bar is the clandestine venue for eclectic music, unique cocktails, and inspired modern South American and Latin-American dishes.
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20 Current Reviews
Summary of Diner Ratings & Reviews
Overall 
3.5 / 5
(Very Good) 3.5 / 5
(20 Reviews)
Open Ratings Snapshot
Rating Breakdown 20 reviews
5 stars
(4)
4 stars
(6)
3 stars
(6)
2 stars
(4)
1 star
(0)
Food 
3.2 / 5
(Very Good) 3.2 / 5
Service 
3.3 / 5
(Very Good) 3.3 / 5
Ambiance 
3.8 / 5
(Very Good) 3.8 / 5
Noise Level
1.6 / 3
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
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Diners classify this restaurant as:
  • good for groups(6)
  • fit for foodies(3)
  • great for lunch(3)
  • late-night find(3)
  • romantic(3)
  • neighborhood gem(2)
Boveda Reviews List
Review 1 for Boveda
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2012
Special Features: great for lunch, late-night find
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Review 2 for Boveda
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 1/24/2016
 2006
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Review 3 for Boveda
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 1/11/2016
 2015
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Review 4 for Boveda
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 11/20/2015
 2007
Dined on 11/20/2015
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 11/20/2015
 2007
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Review 5 for Boveda
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

Poor service, OK food

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Dined on 11/20/2015
 2014
Dined on 11/20/2015
 2014
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 11/20/2015
 2014
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Review 6 for Boveda
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 11/19/2015
 2007
Dined on 11/19/2015
 2007
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 11/19/2015
 2007
Special Features: good for groups
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Review 7 for Boveda
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 11/20/2015
 2010
Dined on 11/20/2015
 2010
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 11/20/2015
 2010
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Review 8 for Boveda
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 11/01/2015
 2011
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Review 9 for Boveda
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 10/16/2015
 2015
Dined on 10/16/2015
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 10/16/2015
 2015
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, hot spot, fit for foodies
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Review 10 for Boveda
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 10/16/2015
 2014
Dined on 10/16/2015
 2014
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 10/16/2015
 2014
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, notable wine list, late-night find
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Review 11 for Boveda
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Good food and good service

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 8/27/2015
 2009
Dined on 8/27/2015
 2009
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"The food was good and the service was above average. The ambiance and decor is pretty good, given that it's in a hotel basement. There's not much more to say. I might go back since it's right down the street, but I wouldn't go out of my way to eat here."
Dined on 8/27/2015
 2009
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Review 12 for Boveda
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 8/19/2015
 2015
Dined on 8/19/2015
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 8/19/2015
 2015
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, scenic view, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 13 for Boveda
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

Quiet spot, really depends on the night

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Dined on 4/07/2015
 2013
Dined on 4/07/2015
 2013
Food 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Service 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Ambiance 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"We went there for thinking to get drinks. Kinda lounge style setting but was full of old people and shiltty service. Buy this was a Tues night so YMMV."
Dined on 4/07/2015
 2013
Special Features: good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch
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Review 14 for Boveda
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

Don't Bother

Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Not good. Slowish service and lukewarm, uninspired food. Two of the four things we ordered weren't available even though the restaurant was mostly empty. Even the sangria was juicy. We left before ordering an entree."
Dined on 2/14/2015
 2009
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Review 15 for Boveda
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food was good, service disappears a little

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Dined on 1/17/2015
 2011
Dined on 1/17/2015
 2011
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"The restaurant has a nice ambiance. The low lights make it nice for a couple. The only thing that left me disappointed was that our appetizer was not brought out earlier and our waiter did not check in with us for an extended period of time when we put in our order."
Dined on 1/17/2015
 2011
Special Features: romantic, fit for foodies
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Review 16 for Boveda
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Fun atmosphere, good food, great service

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
"Met a friend here for dinner and drinks. Chose this location based on proximity to our hotel and trip advisor reviews. I was pleasantly surprised - the menu was interesting, the food good the cocktails great. I loved the casual, upbeat, atmosphere. Prices were reasonable."
Dined on 4/07/2013
 2014
Special Features: good for groups, great for lunch
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Review 17 for Boveda
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

Not all the hype

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Dined on 12/05/2014
 2012
Dined on 12/05/2014
 2012
Food 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Service 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"Big disappointment. drinks were okay but nothing special. margarita was bland. waiter was slow and not very attentive. guacamole was not very good. food took forever and was Luke warm when we got it. 100 dollar dinner for two and we could have been better with district taco."
Dined on 12/05/2014
 2012
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Ratings-Only Reviews for Boveda
Based on the average of (3) ratings-only reviews
Overall 
3.3 / 5
(Very Good) 3.3 / 5
1 out of 2 recommend this product
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
2 / 3
Moderate