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Sunset Grill & Tap

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

225 Reviews
Reviews: 225
Visits: 307
Avg: 4.23
pDev: n/a
Taps: 112
Bottles: 380
Cask: Y
[ Bar, Eatery ]

130 Brighton Ave
Allston, Massachusetts, 02134-2811
United States
phone: (617) 254-1331 | map
www.allstonsfinest.com

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Reviews: 225 | Visits: 307
Reviews by GarthDanielson:
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4.3/5  rDev +1.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.5 | selection: 5 | food: 4.5

I had been wanting to visit this place for a while. I saw a clip about their nachos on Phantom Gourmet, and I was sold. The parking is a nightmare, but once you get past that it's all good. Plenty of seating throughout the establishment, and the atmosphere was great. We were there on a Saturday afternoon, and the place was probably about 80% full. Plenty of sports on the televisions hung throughout, and a ton of beer paraphernalia throughout covering the walls of the dining areas, hallways, bathrooms, and even the street frontage. Old taps, serving trays, beer signs, coasters, and just about everything else you can imagine. The draught list was at least 40+, and the bottle list took pages to list...easily over 150+. There are cask offerings, they do taster flights, and they put together promotional packages on the beers based on country of origin, style, etc. The food was great, and it comes out fast, so you can make this a quick trip for a meal, or, with all of the beer choices, you can hang out all day. Prices were reasonable, and I am already looking forward to a return trip. A must visit if you are in the greater Boston metro for any length of time.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of costanzo_mike
4.25/5  rDev +0.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

Photo of Jcorn
4/5  rDev -5.4%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

Went here maybe 2 months ago & was impressed by the huge draft list. However, literally the first 5 beers I ordered from it they had "just run out of." Food was pretty solid though.

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Photo of scxcrunner
4.11/5  rDev -2.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 5 | food: 4

Photo of blisscent
4.17/5  rDev -1.4%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Photo of bostonbeans
4.21/5  rDev -0.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Photo of stevens_dan
4.5/5  rDev +6.4%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5 | food: 2.75

Photo of rjp217
4.38/5  rDev +3.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 5 | food: 3.75

Photo of Faxmesomehalibut
3.74/5  rDev -11.6%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 3.75

Photo of RKing44
3.75/5  rDev -11.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.75

Photo of slasich
4.35/5  rDev +2.8%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4

Photo of SveNss0N
3.98/5  rDev -5.9%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 3.75

Photo of Sweeneydawg
4.35/5  rDev +2.8%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4

Photo of trevorpost
3.93/5  rDev -7.1%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 3.75

Photo of Nichols33
4.05/5  rDev -4.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 3.25

Photo of epyon396
4.59/5  rDev +8.5%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.5

Photo of benzalman
4.23/5  rDev 0%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 5 | food: 4

Photo of swalsh666
4.25/5  rDev +0.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Photo of American_Hawk
4.64/5  rDev +9.7%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 5 | food: 4.25

Photo of ShannRae
4.39/5  rDev +3.8%
vibe: 3 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Photo of xICooRsYIx
5/5  rDev +18.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Photo of Dicers
4.39/5  rDev +3.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4

Photo of MacaulayMaybrick
5/5  rDev +18.2%

Photo of aking32753
4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

Photo of ThrashMaster
4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

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Sunset Grill & Tap in Allston, MA
94 out of 100 based on 225 ratings.