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“Not very good”
Review of Oak + Rowan

Oak + Rowan
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Ranked #747 of 3 427 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
Neighbourhood: Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
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Neighbourhood: Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We waited 30 mins. for a martini, another 30 mins. for appetizers, and another 30 mins. for entrees. That can't all be the result of the service staff. My lamb was tough- couldn't cut through it with the knife.

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Nancy C, Owner at Oak + Rowan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Badoit - Im sorry that the timing of your meal took too long for you. I appreciate your feedback and we are continuously working at the pace of experience. Please accept an apology if we were not able to do anything about it the evening of. - Nancy

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Had dinner here on a Monday night. Menu is limited, so you need to check it out ahead of time to be sure there are selections you want. Had escargot and sweetbreads which was very nice, although the mushroom selection didn't seem to pair well. The gouda cheese was just OK and rather pricey for the selection. The Lobster pasta was terrible. Extremely dry pasta with some lobster served, essentially on the side. At $26, it was a rip off. The lamb dish had some laudable effort put into it, just OK. Salted chocolate ice cream was great. Way too expensive for average-at-best food. Better alternatives close by.

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We like this restaurant a lot for brunch and dinner. Food is great but service might be 50/50 sometimes. There are days we had great service there are days not so good.

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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We loved the ambience of this restaurant. The waitstaff is fantastic , friendly and professional. Their knowledge of the cuisine really helped our meal selections.
The duck was the best I’ve had in this country.
There is a caviar appetizer that is not only delicious but it is stunning and a good bargain for 30$.

Thank gallerygirl09
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

Highly recommend this local restaurant led by an extremely creative chef and excellent front of house staff. The menu is extensive enough to please just about all tastes. I had the pork chowder soup to start and the duck as a main. The lamb ordered by our companion looked and tasted wonderful. The prices are reasonable for this quality, there was a decent wine list with many available by the glass and the service team was attentive but not overly intrusive.

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