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Mike's City Diner

1714 Washington St, Boston, MA 02118-3307
+1 617-267-9393
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (16 reviews)
“hash” (23 reviews)
“pancakes” (43 reviews)
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American, Diner, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1714 Washington St, Boston, MA 02118-3307
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We knew from the collection of BCP here that we hit pay dirt ! The busy city diner atmosphere brought us here. Very typical diner menu but the food came fast, hot and plentiful. The pancakes were amazing , eggs perfect and my sons breakfast...More

Thank scott s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely local place for breakfast, Our first meal as visitors in Boston and Gretchen was a lovely server and even rang us a a taxi. Meal was tasty and huge portions :-)

Thank 477laurab1976
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Let me tell you. This place is soo freaking good.the first time i had French toast now this. I even had to take food back to the hotel. Over all excellent food and staff

Thank empress w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Busy little gem. Excellent service and delicious breakfast! A great old diner experience. Best Corned beef hash. Buy a mug for the memory,

Thank Rita A
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Googling good breakfast diners led me here. You have to queue but turnover is reasonably quick, besides it’s worth the wait. I had the homemade hash and eggs which very good and huge. I finished it but didn’t need to ( couldn’t ) eat for...More

Thank Jolyon H
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

On Sunday late morning we were happy to be out for Earth Day! We stopped at Mike's City Diner and we waited maybe 15 minutes for our table. We ordered our coffees and juices along with Eggs with bacon, roasted vegetable omelette and duck confit...More

Thank GaMenH
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Mike´s serves all the traditional diner dishes. We where there for breakfast and had different varieties of eggs and bacon, rolls, pancakes, french toast, etc, etc.All well prepared. Coffee is not necessarily the best, but plentiful and refilled as much as you want. All in...More

Thank Øyvind M
Reviewed 24 March 2018

On this trip to Boston I decided to try breakfasts at a number of the city’s famous diners and cafes. Mike‘s City Diner was easily the best of the places I tried, so good, in fact, that I went a second time. On the first...More

Thank Bourgogneboy
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We saw this place got good reviews, so we set off to find it. After quite a walk we did, and we weren't disappointed. It looked to be a popular local place, as well as having pictures of celebrities (among them Bill Clinton) that have...More

Thank norskies
Reviewed 7 March 2018

This is my second time to Mike's City Diner, and my experience was as great as the first time. The breakfast portions are generous and if you sit at the stools, you are just a feet away from the cooks. It has definitely a diner...More

Thank Augusto L
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Response from Adam R | Reviewed this property |
There seems to be a lot of on-street parking in the neighborhood. We did not have a problem on a Saturday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1714 Washington St, Boston, MA 02118-3307
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South End
  • Neighbourhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-267-9393
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