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Figs on Beacon Hill

) #200 of 2,408 Restaurants in Boston ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, Pizza
42 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114
+1 617-742-3447
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (182 reviews)
“calamari” (25 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Pizza
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
42 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114
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Reviews (302)
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1 - 10 of 302 reviews

Reviewed 22 March 2017

The fig pizza is wonderful.place is small, popular, and moderately comfortable with efficient service. a three minute walk from the Public Garden.

Thank brownestonea
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We remembered this restaurant on Charles Street from our last trip to Boston in 1999 when we stayed on nearby Beacon Hill. I had thought at that time they were up there with the best pizzas I'd ever had. Would they still be? The answer...More

Thank Lavarcham
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

When I'm in Boston this is one place where I'm used to stop for lunch or dinner. Pizza is good, and the place is always full.

Thank lostheaven86
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Love this tiny spot on charming Charles street - the food is delicious. The pizza is what they're most known for... We have had salad with chicken, the chicken left a little to be desired as it was just a thin cutlet( never a fan...More

Thank S H
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Really nice pizza place....Charles Street is a lovely part of Boston. It is our go to place for Pizza when visiting the city!!

Thank CharlesR696
Reviewed 13 December 2016

My husband and I love the Fig & Olive in mid-town Manhattan. Figs (also by Todd English) is a more casual, pizza-focused joint tucked in a storefront on Charles St. not too far a walk from the Liberty Hotel or Charles St. T stop. I...More

Thank HK_Leesie
Reviewed 23 October 2016

First time visiting Boston and the friends we were with said this was a must. They were right! We were fortunate that the 4 of us walking in were able to get seated during lunch hour. We probably ended up with the best seats in...More

Thank Lynda P
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I was with a group in town for a wedding. After walking the freedom trail and Boston Commons we headed out to find a place to eat. We agreed on Figs and walked in and were seated immediately. We had a group of 7 people...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Their motto to "never trust a round pizza" may be true! Their rectangular pies are thin and terrific, and you can try two different kinds by doing a half-and-half pizza. Spaghetti and meatballs were delicious but not overwhelming. The bread and salad were delicious. Reasonable...More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 29 September 2016

The pizzas are undeniably excellent. Personally i hate truffles, but for the people who love it, their mac&cheese with truffles is very good. The only reason i didn't give them a 5 is because of the manager and waiters attitude. I had the impression i...More

Thank Hassan B
Beacon Hill
Visit this historic and ritzy Boston neighborhood to
soak up its classic New England charm as you stroll
down cobblestoned, gas-lamp lined streets. Bring your
walking shoes, camera, and select a nice day to wander
through the hilly neighborhood and check out its
exclusive addresses. Louisburg Square, Mt. Vernon
street, Chestnut street and the extremely narrow and
widely photographed Acorn street make a nice walking
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.17 km away
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
The location appears closed and out-of-business. The windows are all papered over.
7 November 2016|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from Tom D | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure they had a fire in October and had to close down for a bit
Can I make reservations?
23 October 2016|
Response from VinoVeritasZZ | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but they're currently closed (at least as of 10-22-16) due to a recent fire.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Beacon Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Beacon Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 617-742-3447
  • E-mail
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