South Street Diner

South Street Diner

178 Kneeland St (at South St.), Boston, MA 02111
Hours:
Open (Show more)
  • Mon–Sun
    • 24 Hours
Price:
$ $ $ $
Reservations:
Yes
Menus:
Brunch, Lunch
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)
Outdoor Seating:
Yes

Boston's only 24/7 diner. all types of people watching. Breakfast served all day. cheese gravy fries and fun

9.0/10

Based on 515 votes

Lots of people like this place

Total Visitors
0
Total Check-ins
0
Save
Share
Log in to leave tips at this venue!
Sort:
  • Popular
  • Recent

68 Tips

People talk about:

  • "... we're making called 24 Hours at The South Street Diner." (2 tips)
  • "Get the "diner special" for breakfast. 3 eggs, french toast,..." (2 tips)
  • "Get the homemade banana bread, grilled...it's a mouth full of awesome." (4 tips)
  • BostonTweet

    South Street Diner is open all night and they reserve tables from 1am until - 5am for parties of three or more (call 617-350-0028 to reserve).

    BostonTweet · November 22, 2010
    Save
  • Boston Phoenix

    Quoth the Mayor: "I like the steak and eggs in the morning. That always gets me going. The coffee's okay. It's nice that they serve beer late at night. This place is the classic." Read more

    Boston Phoenix · December 11, 2010
    Save
  • DigBoston

    The Weekly Dig visited South Street Diner!Check out the review: Read more

    DigBoston · July 1, 2010
    Save
  • The Ad Club

    Open 24 hours. Perfect destination for the conclusion of all-nighter's in college. Simply diner food in a simple pleasures atmosphere.

    The Ad Club · January 29, 2011
    Save
  • Boston Phoenix

    Voted "Best Late-Night Restaurant" by @BostonPhoenix readers in 2012! Also serving wine and beer til 1 am. Thereafter: get a steak and a milkshake. Read more

    Boston Phoenix · April 22, 2012
    Save
  • Jessica C.

    Get yourself a burger at 3 AM and enjoy the show....

    Jessica C. · August 13, 2010
    Save
  • Kevin D.

    Get the homemade banana bread, grilled...it's a mouth full of awesome.

    Kevin D. · April 20, 2010
    Save
  • Katelyn S.

    The food is amazing after a late night of dancing and there is nothing wrong with a midnight milkshake

    Katelyn S. · January 17, 2011
    Save
  • South D.

    We are open in snow storms, blizzards, rain storms 24/7

    South D. · December 26, 2010
    Save
  • Evan L.

    Go to the South Street Diner and snag a spot at the counter. Order yourself a veggie burger and an order of onion rings. Put some coins in the jukebox and play Blue Travelers's "The Hook." Smile.

    Evan L. · March 23, 2010
    Save
  • seth w.

    Go to South Street Diner really late. Drink some bad diner coffee and eat some cheesy fries. You will have an upset stomach, but you will have a great time.

    seth w. · May 20, 2009
    Save
  • Connie L.

    If you're looking for classic milk shakes and good ol' diner food, this place is open 24 hours.

    Connie L. · August 23, 2011
    Save
  • Jarrett G.

    Awesome breakfast sandwiches!

    Jarrett G. · February 3, 2010
    Save
  • Chas W.

    Don't remember much, but know I crushed a stack of banana cakes late nite

    Chas W. · November 13, 2012
    Save
  • Jonathan R.

    Best burger don't forget the bacon

    Jonathan R. · February 27, 2013
    Save
  • South D.

    this thurs

    South D. · July 21, 2012
    Save
  • Jordan S.

    Try the Diner Special

    Jordan S. · August 24, 2010
    Save
  • Sinan T.

    We got couple sweeteners, thank you :))

    Sinan T. · November 29, 2013
    Save
  • Jason F.

    The banana pancakes will set your world right.

    Jason F. · September 22, 2013
    Save
  • Jeff O.

    The coolest waiter I've ever had.

    Jeff O. · April 3, 2013
    Save
  • Erica S.

    Love the feel and the atmosphere but the wait staff is less than pleasant and barely attentive.

    Erica S. · March 29, 2013
    Save
  • Tia D.

    Adorable diner but there coffee tastes like liquid cocaine.

    Tia D. · March 29, 2013
    Save
  • Ginny W.

    Don't order the breakfast burrito. Or bloody mary. Unless you like v8 and vodka and sour cream in a packet...

    Ginny W. · November 1, 2012
    Save
  • South D.

    customer appreciation day spetember 9th Read more

    South D. · August 25, 2012
    Save
  • Tom D.

    Check out the documentary short 24 Hours At The South Street Diner, screening April 2012 at IFF Boston. Visit www.iffboston.org for tickets

    Tom D. · April 11, 2012
    Save
  • Melissa D.

    Check out longhaulfilms.com/in-progress to read about the documentary we're making called 24 Hours at The South Street Diner.

    Melissa D. · June 26, 2011
    Save
  • Jacob B.

    grilled cheese with bacon is a perfect 3am snack.

    Jacob B. · June 1, 2011
    Save
  • Jared S.

    Great food, funny staff. Open all the the time

    Jared S. · April 16, 2011
    Save
  • South D.

    corned beef and cabbage guiness and home made soda bread $10

    South D. · March 11, 2011
    Save
  • Joyce L.

    Great atmosphere. You should experience Johnny's friendly charm on Saturday mornings. He makes you feel special & like u belong here even if you're from out of town.

    Joyce L. · January 29, 2011
    Save
  • CeCe C.

    Great food. Great eye candy tuesday and. All weekend. Long. Bring ur A game!!

    CeCe C. · November 23, 2010
    Save
  • Arjun S.

    Worst food I've ever had. I wouldn't even give my dog this food. Bad crowd, bad place. Puts diners to shame.

    Arjun S. · October 8, 2010
    Save
  • South D.

    Starting August 1st, if you are the mayor, you will receive a choice of a South street diner mug, backpack, travel thermos, or a tote bag. One Mayor per week. Please show us on your smartphone. Read more

    South D. · July 13, 2010
    Save
  • Paul

    Banana bread grilled is AMAZING...must try!

    Paul · April 20, 2010
    Save
  • Lizzie C.

    Get the 2 egg Sammy deal and 15$ cavart misoso. Best deal in Boston at 5 am or 2 pm.

    Lizzie C. · March 4, 2010
    Save
  • Maria C.

    If you're really nice to the waitress she will make you mimosas before they start serving alcohol and give you banana bread.

    Maria C. · 3 days ago
    Save
  • Vanessa G.

    (Best of Boston 2013-DINER) Improper Bostonian says, "It has all the requisite elements for a retro diner: neon lighting, swivel stools lining the counter and, for $2, a bottomless cup of coffee."

    Vanessa G. · February 16
    Save
  • 1800GOODFOOD®

    1800GOODFOOD® highly recommends South Street Diner and the warm, friendly staff http://1800GOODFOOD.com

    1800GOODFOOD® · January 26
    Save
  • South D.

    Thanksgiving week at Southstreetdiner old friends come home with new friends see you soon

    South D. · November 27, 2013
    Save
  • Sandy B.

    Waitress what extremely rude. She started argimuing with me and wouldn't answer my question about how much it would be to add something. She elevated her voice and then walked away. I refused to eat.

    Sandy B. · November 26, 2013
    Save
  • Linda Y.

    Always leave room for the grilled banana bread.

    Linda Y. · November 4, 2013
    Save
  • Matthew K.

    Try the fries especially. Low prices and good food!

    Matthew K. · October 10, 2013
    Save
  • Marine S.

    Awesome diner! Good food, good beer, nice waiters.. Go give it a try!

    Marine S. · October 9, 2013
    Save
  • Tom F.

    Owner operator really cares about people. It is just how it should be; the quintessential diner.

    Tom F. · September 27, 2013
    Save
  • Lindsey N.

    Yummy food at 2:00am although a little bland even when your slightly drunk.

    Lindsey N. · July 23, 2013
    Save
  • Roger S.

    The breakfast Montecristo is to die for.

    Roger S. · May 26, 2013
    Save
  • Don N.

    Yummy. Thru know how to make fiber good good and greasy and sinfully wonderful.

    Don N. · April 25, 2013
    Save
  • Daniel M.

    Booths are very small. Not for fat people.

    Daniel M. · April 4, 2013
    Save
  • Jonathan C.

    Nutty waitress that looks like Tammy 2 seemed to be on something, she could not understand our orders, proceeded to give us the wrong order twice and copped an attitude when we sent food back.

    Jonathan C. · March 22, 2013
    Save
  • David Lee B.

    Best 24 hour Diner landmark in Boston.

    David Lee B. · March 8, 2013
    Save

More Like South Street Diner

Places people like to go after South Street Diner

Appears on 80 lists

See all »

Most popular searches for South Street Diner

diner, late night, open 24 hours, corned beef and cabbage, waffle

Christine S.

Mayor: Christine S.

3 check-ins in the last 60 days

Is this your business? Claim it now.

Make sure your information is up to date. Plus use our free tools to find new customers.