Boston Eater 38
Bergamot is one of Boston Eater 38.

1. Bergamot

118 Beacon St (at Washington St.), Somerville, MA
Nuovo ristorante americano · 48 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: This 69-seat restaurant opened in 2010 and has helped pave the way for a new era of Somerville dining. The critics love Bergamot's synthesis of relaxed attitude and serious skill. [Eater 38 Member]

East By Northeast is one of Boston Eater 38.

2. East By Northeast

1128 Cambridge St (btw Prospect & Columbia), Cambridge, MA
Ristorante cinese · Inman Square · 28 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: ExNE was named one of the "The Top 6 Places to Taste the New Asian Fusion" by Bon Appetit. In-house noodles, dumplings and bao blow away the competition, of which there is little. [Eater 38 Member]

Oleana is one of Boston Eater 38.

3. Oleana

134 Hampshire St (btwn Elm & Norfolk), Cambridge, MA
Ristorante con cucina mediterranea · Inman Square · 115 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: One of the city's few restaurants with a vegetarian tasting menu, let alone one that diners regularly rave about. [Eater 38 Member]

Bondir is one of Boston Eater 38.

4. Bondir

279A Broadway (at Elm St), Cambridge, MA
Nuovo ristorante americano · Inman Square · 35 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Bondir took what a lot of restaurants were already doing - the classed up, local, rootsy thing - managed to tighten the screws, add flourishes & still make it distinct & feel fresh. [Eater 38 Member]

Hungry Mother is one of Boston Eater 38.

5. Hungry Mother

233 Cardinal Medeiros Ave (at Bristol St), Cambridge, MA
Ristorante con cucina degli Stati Uniti del Sud / afroamericana · 88 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: It's amazing that shrimp and grits can taste this good so far north. [Eater 38 Member]

West Bridge is one of Boston Eater 38.

6. West Bridge

1 Kendall Square (Hampshire St.), Cambridge, MA
Ristorante francese · 61 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Since its opening, West Bridge has become the darling of Kendall Square, among many existing darlings. The French-inspired menu comes from Aquitane Bistro alumni chef Matthew Gaudet. [Eater 38 Member]

Craigie on Main is one of Boston Eater 38.

7. Craigie on Main

853 Main St (Bishop Allen), Cambridge, MA
Nuovo ristorante americano · 141 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Anything from roasted chicken to confit and roasted milk-fed pig’s head with spicy pumpkin sambal and boudin noir-hoisin sauce. All extraordinary. [Eater 38 Member]

Erbaluce is one of Boston Eater 38.

8. Erbaluce

69 Church St (at Stuart St), Boston, MA
Ristorante italiano · Bay Village · 33 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Perhaps the only Boston restaurant to serve elaborately prepared sunflower buds, Erbaluce is no stranger to the title of the city's "best Italian restaurant." [Eater 38 Member]

Myers + Chang is one of Boston Eater 38.

9. Myers + Chang

1145 Washington St (at E Berkeley St), Boston, MA
Ristorante cinese · South End · 204 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Some dishes are Chinese, some Thai, some Vietnamese, and some a fantasy amalgam of various nationalities, but no one would dare call Myers+Chang Pan-Asian. [Eater 38 Member]

The Gallows is one of Boston Eater 38.

10. The Gallows

1395 Washington St (at Union Park St), Boston, MA
Pub ristorante · South End · 166 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Scotch egg, suckling pig tacos & at least three kinds of poutine: pub food 2.0. The dark humor in the name and decor continues through the menu. [Eater 38 Member]

Hamersley's Bistro is one of Boston Eater 38.

11. Hamersley's Bistro

553 Tremont St (at Clarendon St), Boston, MA
Ristorante francese · South End · 42 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: A vet of the dining scene for over 20 years, this restaurant's rep is staked partly on its infamous roasted chicken. Over the years it has changed exactly as much as it should. [Eater 38 Member]

Toro Restaurant is one of Boston Eater 38.

12. Toro Restaurant

1704 Washington St (at Massachusetts Ave), Boston, MA
Ristorante con specialità tapas · South End · 246 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Toro serves modern and traditional tapas ranging from simple grilled corn to elaborate dishes pairing seafood and charcuterie with rich, bold flavors that keep the crowds lining up. [Eater 38 Member]

JM Curley is one of Boston Eater 38.

13. JM Curley

21 Temple Pl (btwn Tremont & Washington), Boston, MA
Pub ristorante · Downtown Boston · 178 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: This instant industry-approved classic has helped revitalize Downtown Crossing dining with its small, meaty menu, adult milkshakes, late-night dining and blunt rules for patrons. [Eater 38 Member]

Neptune Oyster is one of Boston Eater 38.

14. Neptune Oyster

63 Salem St (at Morton St), Boston, MA
Ristorante di pesce · North End · 335 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: The North End is generally known for Italian, which makes it all the more impressive that a seafood restaurant has made its name as one of the neighborhood's best places to eat. [Eater 38 Member]

Ten Tables is one of Boston Eater 38.

15. Ten Tables

597 Centre St (Pond St.), Jamaica Plain, MA
Nuovo ristorante americano · Jamaica Hills - Pond · 36 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: The flagship of an expanding mini-empire now in Cambridge, P-town and headed for the burger biz. [Eater 38 Member]

Highland Kitchen is one of Boston Eater 38.

16. Highland Kitchen

150 Highland Ave (at Central St.), Somerville, MA
Nuovo ristorante americano · 157 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Highland Kitchen specializes in comfort food, a lively ambiance, and strong cocktails. Try the spicy goat stew and the housemade ginger beer (also spicy). [Eater 38 Member]

Trina's Starlite Lounge is one of Boston Eater 38.

17. Trina's Starlite Lounge

3 Beacon St (at Dickinson St.), Somerville, MA
Bar · Inman Square · 127 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: The Monday "industry brunch" leaves diners happily full of chicken and waffles, homemade pop tarts, and Kool Aid du jour. [Eater 38 Member]

Santarpio's Pizza is one of Boston Eater 38.

18. Santarpio's Pizza

111 Chelsea St (at Porter St), Boston, MA
Pizzeria · Jeffries Point · 99 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Santarpio's in Eastie is the place to go to shut up your obnoxious New York friends when they claim there's no good pizza in Boston. [Eater 38 Member]

Dali is one of Boston Eater 38.

19. Dali

415 Washington St (at Beacon St.), Somerville, MA
Ristorante con specialità tapas · 53 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Dali is always the right choice for a romantic night out. It's lively, the tapas are delicious and meant to be shared, and it'll make you think you're in Barcelona. [Eater 38 Member]

Rino's is one of Boston Eater 38.

20. Rino's

257 Saratoga St, Boston, MA
Ristorante italiano · Central Maverick Square - Paris Street · 68 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Yes, there's amazing Italian food outside of the North End. Locals have always known that it's the place to go for huge ravioli and excellent homemade pasta. [Eater 38 Member]

Troquet is one of Boston Eater 38.

21. Troquet

140 Boylston St (Charles Street), Boston, MA
Ristorante francese · Beacon Hill · 20 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: The food is outstanding and the wine list is deservedly award-winning. Plus, it's probably the only place servers scoop butter out of a basket that is completely full of butter. [Eater 38 Member]

Asta is one of Boston Eater 38.

22. Asta

47 Massachusetts Ave, Boston, MA
Nuovo ristorante americano · Back Bay West · 12 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Since opening in January, Asta has quietly built up a devoted following for its tasting menu-only format. The mysterious restaurant has an amazing Zeus painted on the wall. [Eater 38 Member]

Casa B is one of Boston Eater 38.

23. Casa B

253 Washington St, Somerville, MA
Ristorante con specialità tapas · 26 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: This romantic "Spanish Caribbean tapas" spot comes from a couple of architects, so the space is as beautiful as the menu. The owners got started throwing elaborate dinner parties. [Eater 38 Member]

L'Espalier is one of Boston Eater 38.

24. L'Espalier

774 Boylston St, Boston, MA
Ristorante francese · Prudential - St. Botolph · 46 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: L'Espalier is revered for Frank McClelland's hybrid of French and New England cuisine, which makes extensive use of local, seasonal ingredients. Stop by for a Cheese Tuesday. [Eater 38 Member]

Journeyman is one of Boston Eater 38.

25. Journeyman

9 Sanborn Ct (Union Square), Somerville, MA
Nuovo ristorante americano · 15 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: There's no menu at all — pay $75; eat what is served. The focus is on delicate, artful preparations of local ingredients. [Eater 38 Member]

O Ya is one of Boston Eater 38.

26. O Ya

9 East St (at East Pl), Boston, MA
Ristorante sushi · Downtown Boston · 68 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Sushi lovers who have not yet embarked on O Ya's grand omakase have not yet lived. Hidden in the Leather District, this tiny spot has accumulated numerous awards. [Eater 38 Member]

Rialto is one of Boston Eater 38.

27. Rialto

1 Bennett St (at Eliot St.), Cambridge, MA
Ristorante italiano · Harvard Square · 34 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Jody Adams' Harvard Square flagship has been drawing crowds since opening nearly a decade ago, focusing on regional Italian cuisine and locally sourced ingredients. [Eater 38 Member]

Shojo is one of Boston Eater 38.

28. Shojo

9 Tyler St (Kneeland St & Beach St), Boston, MA
Ristorante asiatico · Chinatown - Leather District · 83 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Shōjō has a wildly successful Asian fusion menu — in Chinatown, no less. There are dishes like a "pot o'kimchi" alongside a charcuterie board and duck fat fries with Sriracha aioli. [Eater 38 Member]

Bronwyn is one of Boston Eater 38.

29. Bronwyn

255 Washington St (at Sanborn Ct.), Somerville, MA
Ristorante tedesco · 60 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: The second project from Tim and Bronywn Wiechmann. The Union Square restaurant features German and Central European food, and the biergarten is always packed in pleasant weather. [Eater 38 Member]

Giulia is one of Boston Eater 38.

30. Giulia

1682 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA
Ristorante italiano · Neighborhood Nine · 40 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Now open for just over a year, Giulia has racked up a number of highly positive reviews for its house-made pasta and warm staff. The pappardelle with wild boar is a popular choice. [Eater 38 Member]

Sycamore is one of Boston Eater 38.

31. Sycamore

755 Beacon St, Newton, MA
Ristorante americano · Newton Center · 29 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Helmed by David Punch of Ten Tables, Sycamore has been turning heads in Newton since opening a year ago thanks to its refined American cuisine and solid beverage program. [Eater 38 Member]

Taiwan Cafe is one of Boston Eater 38.

32. Taiwan Cafe

34 Oxford St, Boston, MA
Ristorante cinese · Chinatown - Leather District · 81 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: The soup dumplings rival other options in the neighborhood, and the Szechuan fish is another must-try. [Eater 38 Member]

Ribelle is one of Boston Eater 38.

33. Ribelle

1665 Beacon St (Winthrop Rd), Brookline, MA
Ristorante italiano · Washington Square · 40 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Ribelle is one of several restaurants leading the charge for Brookline's Washington Square to be one of the next great dining destinations. [Eater 38 Member] Leggi tutto.

No. 9 Park is one of Boston Eater 38.

34. No. 9 Park

9 Park St (at Beacon St.), Boston, MA
Ristorante francese · Beacon Hill · 54 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: The perfect place to get a taste of Barbara Lynch's upscale, French-inspired cuisine — without spending quite so many paychecks as you will at her ultimate destination. [Eater 38 Member] Leggi tutto.

Harvest is one of Boston Eater 38.

35. Harvest

44 Brattle St (at Story St), Cambridge, MA
Ristorante americano · Harvard Square · 42 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Nestled in a hidden spot in Harvard Square for decades and featuring one of the area's nicest patios, Harvest continues to serve elegant cuisine with locally sourced ingredients. [Eater 38 Member] Leggi tutto.

Alden & Harlow is one of Boston Eater 38.

36. Alden & Harlow

40 Brattle St (Church St), Cambridge, MA
Nuovo ristorante americano · Harvard Square · 149 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: The "secret" burger has already garnered plenty of local and national media chatter. Offers truly beautiful & creative vegetable-focused dishes that shine a light on the local bounty.[Eater 38 Member] Leggi tutto.

Mei Mei is one of Boston Eater 38.

37. Mei Mei

506 Park Dr (at Buswell St), Boston, MA
Ristorante cinese · Kenmore · 49 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Order the beloved Double Awesome, a scallion pancake sandwich stuffed with greens, cheese, and two slow-poached-then-fried eggs. [Eater 38 Member] Leggi tutto.

Row 34 is one of Boston Eater 38.

38. Row 34

383 Congress St, Boston, MA
Ristorante di pesce · Seaport District · 155 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: This lively "workingman's oyster bar" has a moderate price point & casual ambiance. With a creative beer list & fresh seafood, it's becoming one of the trickiest reservations to snag.[Eater 38 Member] Leggi tutto.