Ran out to dinner late on Saturday night, food was fine, drinks were ok, loved the outdoor seating. Wasn't real busy so not sure if it's the "place to be" or not.
The Independent is one of the better sit-down restaurants in Union Square. I'm yet to try anything from their menu I did not like, they have a great alcohol selection, and their trivia nights are small but very fun. A comfortable spot for lunch, dinner, or a couple of drinks with trivia.
The service is friendly and normally fast. The food is average and too expensive for what they offer, but if you want to eat at a nice table indoors, it is a good ambient and ok to bring children.
We invited friends and family to a book signing event at The Independent. Despite all of the mayhem we created, the Independent staff was attentive, friendly and enthusiastic. Never a grouchy look - and I'm sure we drove them crazy. Our numerous orders for numerous appetizers were always served promptly.
I had heard about this place and read great things so when my mom came to visit my husband and I in Somerville I knew we had to try it out. Good selection of food and drinks. Fun atmosphere and friendly service. May not be my all time favorite but we will be back.
The restaurant is nicely situated n a quiet corner of Union Square. It offers a terrace where you can sit outside in the sun, where youndrink a variety of beers, local and international. The food is not special but good. The service is friendly, but sometimes a bit slow.
I came here for the first time and have found a real gem of a restaurant. Very trendy with tasty food and excellent helpful, friendly and knowledgable staff. I had a starter selection of cheeses which I had with a great cider recommended by the staff. The burger and fries were perfectly cooked and full of flavor. I would definitely... 更多