Is it heresy to suggest that the best thing in a barbecue restaurant isn’t a cut of meat? That might be the case at Sweet Cheeks Q in the Fenway, where they serve the biscuits in a bucket because they know you’re going to want more than one. Having said that, the meats good too (go with the ribs) and Sweet Cheeks should be in your pre-Sox rotation.
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Basho Japanese Brasserie
Basho is a cool and casual Japanese spot in the Fenway with sushi and a big menu of small plates.
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Pit Stop BBQ
Pit Stop is a take-out barbecue place on the Dorchester/Mattapan line with great ribs and other barbecue standards.
Irie Jamaican Style Restaurant
Irie Jamaican style restaurant is a counter-serve spot in Dorchester that makes outstanding chicken and Caribbean food.
Tasty Burger is a mini fast-food chain in the Fenway that does actually have really tasty burgers, along with beer.
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