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Sweet Cheeks Q

1381 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02215-3936
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (150 reviews)
“honey butter” (54 reviews)
“collard greens” (42 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
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1381 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02215-3936
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me preface this by saying I'm from the south and if there's one thing southerners do right, it's bbq. This place doesn't even come close. First impression was that it is being run by sad, snotty girls that made me think of the comic,...More

Thank Nicole G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sweet Cheeks has certainly figured out how to do BBQ. I’ll preface by saying: prepare yourself for a decently long wait (unless you’re a small party and can manage to any seats at the bars) — however, do not let the wait deter you, I...More

Thank Emma A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amazing my husband ate here with his co-workers then I saw the sign and wanted to go. A couple days later be brought some food home. I loved everything the beef brisket Mac & cheese And the pork belly. awesome across the...More

Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

busy evening but manged to sit at the bar ,good choice of food available and mix plates and prime cuts .the brisket was beautifully cooked and full of flavor but the wings were average and needed lots of sauce,the biscuits were very good also,highly recommend...More

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 5 January 2018

OK... so the weather was 10 degrees outside and everyone was uncomfortable but 'cue is supposed to revive you, right? Well, if the restaurant is about 50 degrees and the food is just plain salty and the sauces are overly hot, then no. The product...More

Thank BixUS
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Great food, Freindly Staff and Amazing Atmosphere! Had a Wonderful Experience! Must get their Bucket of Buns!

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Reviewed 17 December 2017

Delightfully surprising Texas BBQ joint that warmed my gullet on a cold night in Boston. I sipped their Dollywood cocktail ($12) and it was sweet with a sting of lemon. My friend and I ordered the Fat Cheek Tray which consisted of 3 meats: pulled...More

Thank Kim P
Reviewed 6 December 2017

A few friends referred us to Sweet Cheeks so we decided to try it. The atmosphere was great and our server was wonderful. The biscuits alone are nothing to brag about but add the honey butter and you will eat a few. By far the...More

Thank Panterenoire
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

We came up Friday night to see a NU hockey game then took my son and his friends for Q. There were 7 of us in total and had a slight wait which was fine at about 915pm. The biscuits are amazing- good fried green...More

Thank DavefromNJ
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

I've been to this place twice. Both bad. First time we had a reservation but they kept us waiting for more than 1 hour. It is simply incompetent to run a restaurant like this. Do you remember the Seinfeld episode when Jerry tells the agent...More

Thank vonredern
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Marjorie P
27 April 2017|
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Response from Bunkerhill70 | Reviewed this property |
Street parking only
14 September 2016|
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Response from Esther A | Reviewed this property |
I've only ever gone with a reservation. I often see people waiting to be seated when I am there, but I'm sure the wait isn't too onerous should you visit without a reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1381 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02215-3936
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Fenway / Kenmore
  • Neighbourhood: Fenway / Kenmore
  • Phone Number: 617-266-1300
  • E-mail
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