Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Quincy Market Building, SW Cafe
Boston, MA 02109
Cheers boasts the type of atmosphere perfect for relaxation as well as a rowdy good time with the fellas. (The original one is located at 84 Beacon Street, right across from the Gardens.) Cheers will provide unforgettable moments and memories. Just remember to go easy on the “Hi Norm!”s, as these folks have heard their fair share.
Limelight Stage and Studios
204 Tremont St.
Boston, MA 02116
Your friends and family at your bachelor party can star in their very own show at Limelight Stage and Studios. Knock back a few drinks and belt out your favorite tunes in front of your friends and other patrons. Even record your own CD/DVD of the performance for a fun, funky memorial of your best buddy’s last night of freedom. Rent out the whole place to hold a private event and turn this club into a personal party.
McGreevy’s Sports Bar
911 Boylston St.
This one’s for the jocks: stuffed full of sports memorabilia and made for rowdy crowds. Named after legendary Red Sox fan “Nuf Ced” McGreevy, who is believed to have opened the first sports bar in America in 1894, and located in the famous Back Bay/Hynes Convention Center, your buddies will marvel at this place. It boasts two levels, three bars, a jukebox, projection screens with surround sound and, of course, a guaranteed good time for all. Book the Player’s Lounge if you’re bringing a crowd, and enjoy McGreevy’s no cover charge policy by putting that money toward another Guinness.
Tavern on the Water
1 8th St. Pier 6
Boston, MA 02129
Offering the best views in Boston, this floating restaurant serves up the choicest seafood and burgers, along with a full bar, so your bachelor party may at least start with a solid food to booze ratio. Tavern on the Water features a make-your-own-martini, which may entice some of your more adventurous and creative family and friends to become their own bartenders and partake. If you’re hauling in a huge group, be sure to book ahead to make sure you truly get the best of the best out of Tavern.
655 Boylston St.
Boston, MA 02116
This establishment boasts not one, but two bar and lounge areas as well as a patio to enjoy during the warmer seasons. If your event takes place during Boston’s cooler seasons, Charlesmark keeps warming lamps at all of the tables. Have your guests explore its Thai menu to soak up a bit of the fun on this adventure. Enjoy European ambiance that is sure to please in this beautiful Back Bay location.
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