Purple Shell

$$$ • Sushi Bars, Cocktail Bar, Tapas Bar

11 W Broadway, Boston
(617) 989-9982


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Purple Shell

Worse restaurant ever.... We made a reservation and the host give our sit to some white lady. The manager did not try to explain the reason or anything, Asian people were waiting for a while with an explanation. The white host told me" you keep complaining, we are trying our best... I heard her after " stupid Mexican". This is a racist restaurant.

Very fun night out with some really good and unique food! I wanted to give five stars, but the value for price isn't 100% here and while the presentation of food is really great, the vibe of the restaurant really isn't living up to the standards, and not every dish is a home run. However, I do think this is one of the most fun, and tasty, Japanese restaurants in Boston. To start, we need more progressive fusion like this that goes beyond just new flavors. The Salmon Fire dish...read full review
All great things to say about this place! The food & service is definitely something I will come back for and the restaurant is a beautiful space for an occasion. It's conveniently located by the Broadway T which is a perk. The quality of the food was great & same with the presentation. It was nice to try a little bit of everything and felt the serving size was just right for sharing. The favorites that we ordered were the Fire Salmon, Negi Toro Handroll, Lobster Taco, Toro roll...read full review

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Monday Closed
Tuesday 1:30 - 10:30PM
Wednesday 1:30 - 10:30PM
Thursday 1:30 - 10:30PM
Friday 12 - 11:30PM
Saturday 12 - 11:30PM
Sunday 12 - 10:30PM

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