Restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in West End & North End

Neptune Oyster

Neptune’s menu hints at Italian, but you’ll also find elements of Mexican, French, Southern and old-fashioned New England. The daily seafood specials and impressive raw bar (featuring several kinds of oysters, plus …
Top Choice Seafood in Kenmore Square & Fenway

Island Creek Oyster Bar

Island Creek claims to unit farmer, chef and diner in one space – and what a space it is. ICOB serves up the region’s finest oysters, along with other local seafood, in an ethereal new-age setting. The specialty – l…
Top Choice Seafood in Seaport District & South Boston

Row 34

In the heart of the new Seaport District, set in a sharp, post-industrial space, this place offers a dozen types of raw oysters and clams, alongside an amazing selection of craft beers. There's also a full menu of c…
Seafood in Seaport District & South Boston

Legal Harborside

This vast glass-fronted waterfront complex offers three different restaurant concepts on three floors. Our favorite is the 1st floor – a casual restaurant and fish market that is a throwback to Legal's original outl…
Seafood in Back Bay

Luke's Lobster

Luke Holden took a Maine seafood shack and put it smack-dab in the middle of the Back Bay, so that all the hungry shoppers could get a classic lobster roll for lunch. The place looks authentic, complete with weather…
Seafood in Back Bay

Atlantic Fish Co

New England clam chowder in a bread bowl: for a perfect lunch here, that's all you need to know. For nonbelievers, we will add seafood fra diavolo, lobster ravioli and local Jonah crabcakes. There's more, of course,…
Seafood in Seaport District & South Boston

Barking Crab

Big buckets of crabs (bairdi, Alaskan, snow, Dungeness etc), steamers dripping in lemon and butter, paper plates piled high with all things fried, pitchers of ice-cold beer… Devour your feast at communal picnic tabl…
Seafood in South End & Chinatown

B&G Oysters

Patrons flock to this casually cool oyster bar to get in on the raw delicacies offered by chef Barbara Lynch. Sit inside at the marble bar or outside on the peaceful terrace, and indulge in the freshest shellfish fr…
Seafood in Seaport District & South Boston

Yankee Lobster Co

The Zanti family has been fishing for three generations, so they definitely know their stuff. A relatively recent addition is this retail fish market, scattered with a few tables in case you want to dine in. And you…
Seafood in Back Bay

Select Oyster Bar

New England seafood meets Mediterranean flavors at this trendy little oyster bar off Newbury St. The space is delightfully cozy and the menu is innovative and amazing. Unfortunately, it's too expensive to be the 'ne…