Hamersley's Bistro

French, Restaurant
$ $ $ $
553 Tremont St (at Clarendon St)
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 423-2700
5:30pm - 9:30pm
5:30pm - 9:30pm
5:30pm - 9:30pm
5:30pm - 9:30pm
5:30pm - 10:00pm
5:30pm - 10:00pm
11:00am - 2:00pm
5:30pm - 9:30pm



  • If newer spots are like overdyed designer denim, Hamersleys is the classic pair of jeans you cannot do without. Great for date nights.
  • You should try the rabbit
  • Local, seasonal ingredients dot the menu, but the standby favorites are always the same. Try the grilled mushroom-&-garlic sandwich, roast chicken with garlic and lemon, and souffled lemon custard.
  • Try the Roast Chicken entree. This is the only place I order chicken - they really do it right.
  • With one of the most expensive menus in the city, Hamersley's Bistro is a special occasion experience. It has a superb staff and imaginative menu that are sure to make a meal there unforgettable.
  • Everything at Hamersley's is done with a purpose. Very little left to chance. The food is purposefully and deliciously prepared and served. The setting is perfect. They bring their A game every night.
  • Everyone does it, but order the roast chicken anyway. The ultimate destination for refined, hearty French-influenced bistro fare.
  • Skillet Breakfast is amazing. The eggs were smooth and creamy. Potatoes nice and crisp and perfect soft centers.
  • Try the mushroom and gruyere cheese custard with brussel sprouts. Delicious!!
  • Get the goat cheese salad& get the chicken !!! Nothing like it anywhere
  • Get the Roast Chicken. You won't regret it.
  • A vet of the dining scene for over 20 years, this restaurant's rep is staked partly on its infamous roasted chicken. Over the years it has changed exactly as much as it should. [Eater 38 Member]
  • Try the roast chicken. You'll love it!
  • Jody Adams, chef of Rialto, eats here on her nights off. She loves the Crispy duck confit.
  • Must get the chicken entree. Very juicy and perfectly seasoned. Duck app hit the spot as well
  • Hearty, French-inspired regional fare creatively presented, from cod to garlic roast chicken to individual blueberry pies.
  • best roast chicken in the world!
  • Seriously, just order the chicken.
  • Prix fix brunch
  • The prosciutto wrapped trout with gulf shrimp is to die for! The sauce is just perfect! Surprisingly large portion too!

Nearby places

541 Tremont St (btwn Clarendon & Berkeley St)
375 Harrison Ave (at Traveler St)
113 Dartmouth St