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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Historic Site
“Shopping center with many stores & restaurants comprising 3 historic market buildings & a promenade.”
  • 194 locals recommend
Market
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“Get a taste of everything local in this big public market. Search for locally-sourced seafood or meats, pastas, cheeses, bagels, knishes, noodle bowls, coffee, kombucha, popovers, ice cream, donuts, smoothies, roasted buts, flowers, honey, produce, and apple cider everything! There are numerous stalls selling various goods form the region. It's a great stop for breakfast, lunch or a snack. ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Historic Site
“This is one of those places to sharpen the senses! It is a large gastronomic market offering various types of food. I love! Try the traditional Boston soup, New England clam chouder, a thick white cream that in addition to clams brings vegetables such as potatoes.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Sit at the bar where some of the greats of our history have sat before you ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Establishment
“Fanuiel Hall/Quincy Market area, is a great place to see Street performers, multiple restaurants and food vendors. New England Aquarium, North End Italian Neighborhood are all walking distance ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Pub
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“Dubbed one of (or THE) oldest bar/restaurant in the country, the Bell in Hand often has live music during the evenings and has been coveted as having excellent clam chowder. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“Weekend street market (Friday and Saturday 7am to 7pm) great for produce (fruits and veggies). Not a farmer's market, but incredibly cheap. Lots of shouting and you'll likely get yelled at, but that's almost part of the experience.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Irish Pub
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“Classic, neighborhood tavern featuring hearty Irish cuisine, ales & live music in a comfy setting. Music every night of the week!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Hotel
“It's a 500 year-old town full of places to visit and eat, with number of universities and tech companies”
  • 72 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Historic indoor market serving an endless selection of delicacies to whet your appetite.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Belgian Restaurant
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“This place is amazing! It is right on the Freedom Trail, and it serves Belgian Pommes Frites (French Fries) and Liege Waffles. They also make European sandwiches and healthy options as well.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Park
“The six glass towers of this striking memorial serve to represent the six million Jews who perished in the Holocaust, six main Nazi death camps and the candles on a menorah.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great brunch if you're looking for something a little nicer. They have a beautiful outdoor seating area and amazing lobster rolls! I highly recommend following the freedom trail and ending with a meal there.”
  • 1 local recommends
General Travel
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
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  • 1 local recommends