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Excellent food, service and atmosphere as always. Nothing else quite as good in Boston.
From the moment we arrived to the moment we left the restaurant, the experience was sensational. Being a chef myself, I don't usually take the time to write a review on a place that I dine, however, with Meritage it certainly deserves it. I took My parents out for a birthday dinner and they have not been here in about 20 years, they were both blown away with how exceptional it is now. My father and I both did the 4 course tasting menu which was more than ample for portions and literally everything was delicious. The crab, scallop, foie taco, halibut, lobster, (my mother ordered just the shortrib for an entree and picked off our plates for the other courses) plus the chocolate dish and the sesame dish for dessert were very good. One of the best parts of the meal was the outstanding wine we had. If you are in Boston and looking for an outstanding dining experience that is well worth a michelin rating with a view that is unbeatable and service and food that only exceed your expectations, come to Meritage!
Prefix menu was excellent and the service was top notch
As always the restaurant was outstanding.Everyone was welcoming and our meals were timed per. Great detail was paid to allergies and preferences. I have always had great experiences and have dined here for decades. All of my special occasions are celebrated here.
Our first visit to Boston. First restaurant we booked as we landed. Celebrate my birthday. It Was a great evening. Both for me and my wife. Window seats with view. Excellent food. We took the 4 course menu paired with wine. Superp device. Highly recommended
Highly impressed by the presentation, flavors and educational experience for the tasting menu. This place is a hidden gem.
Spectacular, from start to finish - food, service, etc. Dramatic presentation with a top-notch sommelier. We could not have loved it more and think it was better than Per Se in NYC which we consider on elf the best in the USA. Bravo!!!!!
Top notch service! Everything was perfect and the staff was beyond professional. Will recommend to anyone and everyone looking for that special place to bring their special person.
The food was amazing and the service was really great! The staff did everything to make us feel welcome and special. The wine pairings were spot on and really some interesting wines
Fabulous restaurant that made a business meeting all the more special. The clients felt we above and beyond by choosing this restaurant and all the special attention we received from the waiters and the Sommelier.
I will definitely go back to this restaurant and I whole heartedly recommend itl
An absolutely perfect dinner for my girlfriend's birthday. The entire staff
starting with the valet to the coat check to the hostess to the waiter was
extremely courteous highly professional. Food was amazing and
the wine pairings "spot-on." The pace of the service was absolute perfection--
2 or 3 minutes after finishing our course, the next course was delivered to our
table--not rushed and not waiting....it was my first visit to Meritage in over 5
years....I will be sure not to wait so long for my next return visit!
OUTSTANDING, from start to finish. Service and food were superb!!
Had an amazing time. Truly great meal. I went with the four course meal which was delicious to say the least. I will definitely be back again.
An amazing dinner for our 10th anniversary! Unbelievable food, service, and ambiance. The four course prix fixe was exquisite - in particular the truffle cannelloni was absolutely incredible!! Highly recommended for a special occasion.
This restaurant was disappointing, unfortunately. My fiance and I visited Meritage for our 6-year anniversary, we decided to go with a "price fix menu", which was a 4-course meal for $85 per person, we declined the $45 extra p/p for wine pairing. There was also a "full experience" menu at $125 p/p or $195 with wine pairing and a la carte menu.
- I mentioned my anniversary on the reservation and the staff congratulated us upon arrival and on our dessert.
- The staff was polite and professional
- Restrooms were cleaned and nice
- They couldn't make a pear martini, but they made an okay blackberry martini for me
- My fiance ordered the Basil Vodka martini and he didn't like it, so they took it back and removed it off of the bill
- It was about 85 degrees F on our table, one of the staff members confirmed that the heat zone was set like that. On a good note, the heat was adjusted.
- Our waiter was terrible, he was not paying attention to our table...
- It took 20 minutes to take our drink order
- We got drinks and bread/butter 30 minutes after we arrived
- Our first course arrived approximately 45 minutes after we arrived and like I said before, the food was just okay... The Peruvian scallops were my least favorite, they were gooey and blend, the octopus with citrus and chorizo broth was good, the lobster was okay, the poached pear was just too sweet. My fiance had the Alaskan King crab, which was very good, the truffle cannelloni- rich but good, the lobster, and 70% chocolate, also rich and very filling.
This restaurant was not worth $300 for two (includes tip). Overall, I was not impressed at all, I've had way better food at The Bancroft or Capital Grill for half that. I will not come back to Meritage.
Good restaurant. Spectacular view. Service, however, is mediocre
Food was very presentive. Ellegant and delicious but the price was outrageous. The waiter was very professional and friendly...
Excellent all the way around. The food service and wines were fabulous.
Food and service was very good. Asked waiter to pair wines with each course and wines were very good. It WAS very expensive.
This was Christmas Eve four course dinner for two with wine pairings optional. Service was perfect. A class act. (The customer is always right at this establishment.) The waiter was extremely knowledgeable about all the wines and dishes. The only part of the entire meal that was not excellent was the bread. Three kinds were offered; the Boston brown bread was dry and cold, the others were fresh and warm. All of the four courses, for both of us, were delicious, wonderfully prepared, visually appealing. Tables far apart, quiet, and optimal for private conversation. Expensive and worth it. We have been here many times for special occasions and will return soon.
There are few places in Boston where you can have an exceptional, leisurely meal and feel that you have a privacy in the middle of a restaurant. The food and the ambiance are top notch, and the service should be considered the benchmark for a fine dining experience. Bravo!
Good but not brilliant.
We are disappointed that Meritage changed their menu format from a small plate / large plate option for all menu items to the traditional appetizer / main setup. Their creative chef induces a desire to try many things, but that doesn't work so well now. The new menu will discourage future visits for us.
A true surprise that surpassed our expectations. Each item that was placed in front of us was a true delight and the price for such a delicious fine dining experience was excellent value. I will be back for sure and be recommending to everyone. Insider tip, try any of the fish they have on offer, it will be cooked to perfection!
Most amazing food, view, and ambiance. I highly recommend the mushrooms, delicious and beautifully served!
Entire visit was phenomenal.
great meal, fantastic service! highly recommended!
Came here for my Fiancé 's Birthday. Wasn't expecting much in terms of vegetarian options but the server and the chef both surprised us by accommodating our request. The food options were amazing and the sommelier even helped us decide on our wine based on our tastes.
We aren't very fancy people and were nervous about this place. But the staff is really kind and immediately made us feel really special which is a great positive in any restaurant we visit.
I would definitely recommend this place for special occasions.
Spectacular view, amazing serivce, and delicious food. I had the lamb and my husband had the scrod. We are looking firward to another date night at Meritage !
The food was fantastic, the service was perfect, and the view from the restaurant was incredible. Couldn't have been more pleased!
Great elegant fine dining with impressive wine list and impeccable service
Outstanding experience. We were there for my mother’s 75th birthday and the entire staff helped make this a first class celebration. The food was beyond excellent and my Mom commented that dinner at Meritage May have been the best gift I had given her in a very long time!!!!
Wow! Truly superb service, food, presentation and wine list. This was an exceptional dining experience that will go down as among the best in my already blessed life. This is not a place for young kids (chicken fingers and Mac n cheese are not options on the menu) but a great place for an overdue romantic dinner with your spouse or business dinner to impress a refined client.
Exquisite presentation without being ostentatious. Food delicious. Crab salad was fantastic - more crab than I've ever seen and amazing combo of flavors. Smoked beet salad, halibut and lamb were all delicious too. Highly recommended.
One of the most enjoyable dinners out ever. And we've been eating out for a long time! Service was unintrusive, not rushed, but attentive. Food was outstanding and accompanying wine flights on the mark. The waterfront view is the perfect accompaniment to the food, service, and decor.
Truly, a wonderful evening.
The food, wine pairings, service, and presentation were all impeccable.
Took daughter and grandchild to Saturday Night dinner at one of top High level restaurants in Boston. They all loved it! Food was excellent and service outstanding as usual. New menu including pasta with truffles, and Octopus appertizers were very good. New main course of Rabbit was very good and probably only one of few places you can get it in Boston. Tenderloin, halibut and ribs were also very well done.
Only slight negative were the wine prices - quite high. But as my grandson said, “ this is some place special and I’d love to come back”
This really was an exceptional restaurant. The food was creative made from excellent ingredients, perfectly cooked and beautifully presented. Not a place for a casual or cheap night out but somewhere to chose if you want a special night out. The service was exceptional and the staff were really experts in the cuisine being offered, attentive but not overbearingly, friendly and helpful. The dishes were creative but not pretentious and we came away feeling that we really had experienced something special. Rare praise from my wife and I!
Best restaurant I've ever been to. Amazing from start to finish.