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AMAR Fine Portuguese Dining - Restaurants at Raffles, Back Bay Boston

Amar - Portuguese Restaurant in Boston, MA - Raffles Boston Fine Dining Restaurants

Boston's esteemed Back Bay has recently been infused with a new flavor. Amar at Raffles Boston isn't just a restaurant; it's a culinary gem orchestrated by Michelin-starred Chef George Mendes. Nestled within the luxurious Raffles Residences, Amar elevates the concept of fine dining with breathtaking views, unparalleled service, and Chef Mendes' innovative take on Portuguese cuisine. This prime location offers residents exclusive access to a world-class dining experience, seamlessly blending elegant design with a vibrant food scene.


Dining at Amar is more than just a simple meal. Breathtaking views, impeccable service, and exquisite cuisine – every detail is meticulously crafted to create an unforgettable experience. While the menu evolves with the seasons, you can always expect the freshest, high-quality ingredients at Amar. Chef Mendes' meticulous attention to detail transforms simple fare into extraordinary culinary creations.  Amar is quickly becoming one of the top restaurants in Boston. 


Chef George Mendes' journey began by honing his skills under the apprenticeship of renowned chefs like David Bouley and Alain Passard, before taking the helm at acclaimed restaurants like Le Zoo and Lespinasse. Mendes' respect for tradition is evident in his approach, but his creative spirit shines through in his innovative techniques and unexpected flavor combinations. At Amar, Chef Mendes brings his passion for Portuguese cuisine and his deep appreciation for fresh, seasonal ingredients to create a truly unforgettable dining experience. As noted by Boston Magazine, Mendes brings his exceptional expertise and passion for Portuguese cuisine to Amar, creating an experience that is set to captivate food enthusiasts across the city.


Amar, located within the prestigious Raffles Residences Boston, offers an unparalleled culinary experience. Nestled in the heart of this luxurious development, Amar provides guests with exceptional access to a range of exclusive amenities and services. The sophisticated ambiance of the Raffles Residences enhances the dining experience at Amar, ensuring a seamless blend of elegance and comfort. Just steps away from Amar, within Raffles Boston, you will find several 5-star dining options, world-class fitness facilities, and serene lounges. Amar’s prime location within Raffles promises a perfect balance of luxury and convenience, creating an idyllic culinary retreat in one of Boston's most sought-after addresses.


Raffles Boston offers an exceptional dining experience with a range of culinary delights to satisfy every palate. In addition to the exquisite Portuguese cuisine at Amar, guests and residents can enjoy several other 5-star restaurants at Raffles Boston.

  • La Padrona, an Italian restaurant helmed by renowned chef Jody Adams, promises to tantalize taste buds with authentic Italian flavors and refined techniques.
  • Speakeasy, Raffles Boston’s speakeasy inspired cocktail bar, features crafted cocktails influenced by tradition and destination. 
  • Café Pastel, a café offering a delightful selection of pastries, artisanal coffee, and light healthy snacks.
  • Long Bar & Terrace, offering breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.  

With elegant settings, impeccable service, and a commitment to culinary excellence, Raffles Boston ensures that every dining experience is a memorable one.



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