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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Seafood Restaurant
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“Union Oyster House is the oldest operating restaurants in the United States since 1826. It serving seafood and New England specialties in a historic setting on Freedom Trail.”
  • 16 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. ”
  • 9 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
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
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
Bakery
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  • 1 local recommends
Bar
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“Theres a toy train set, karoke and if youre here late enough teriyaki. Its a unique scene but comfortable none the less. There are other places close by as well such as the Wild Rover and Black Rose.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Huge bar, loud music. If you want dancing and a loose (intoxicated) environment, this is your spot. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
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“Replica of the original TV show - come enjoy beer, pub far, patio dining, and memorabilia. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
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“Really cool revolutionary era bar... they plotted the Boston Tea Party in here. Order a Sam Adams Brick Red (can only get these on the Freedom Trail)”
  • 3 locals recommend
Pub
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“There is no reason you would go here, unless you just left the Boston Public Market and want an authentic draught Guinness and to visit a bar 9/10 tourists miss on their visit to Boston.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
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“Located right by Faneuil Hall and Quincy Market, Anthem's 40-seat patio is open for lunch and dinner daily, as long as weather permits. There are some umbrellas to help with shade, and it's heated.”
  • 1 local recommends
Seafood Restaurant
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“Best fine dining seafood rest. in Boston. Menu changes daily and includes a vast variety of fresh oysters, fish, local lobsters and king crab from Alaska! Delicious cocktails too. Used to be a bank. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
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  • 1 local recommends
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  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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  • 1 local recommends