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The Butcher Shop

552 Tremont St. (Waltham St.) Send to Phone
617-423-4800 | Menu
The Butcher Shop is precisely that by day; by night, it's an unpretentious yet somehow haute charcuterie and wine bar.
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Lunch Mon.-Fri., Dinner nightly, Brunch Sat.-Sun.
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4.5 rating over 3 reviews

The Butcher Shop Restaurant Review

: The Butcher Shop is exactly what it purports to be by day; by night, it's an unpretentious yet somehow haute charcuterie and wine bar installed in the heart of the South End. Its appeal lies in its handsome simplicity. A half-dozen stools line the bar; a blackboard lists daily wine specials; a bar-length wooden butcher's block sits in the back for tastings, where fresh-made salamis, forcemeats, cured hams and pâtés hang in glass cases. The menu is tiny but strong in every sense, from the chunky, country-style pâtés to the “hot dogs,” a modest misnomer for these fresh pork sausages. Meanwhile, a wine list of regional French finds wanders dreamily on. Stop by for whimsical salami and wine pairings every Sunday night.

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