This South End restaurant gets its name from the fact that it stands on the site where Boston used to hang people in the 18th century. Pretty unpleasant. What’s less unpleasant, though, is the place itself: a gastropub with filling food and enough booze to make you start talking to the ghosts who probably hang out in the bathroom. We love the falafel burger, but they also have three different types of poutine, so there’s that.
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This French restaurant in South End will make you feel less bad about missing Paris in the 1920s.
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Loyal Nine is a restaurant focused on regional foods with a nice patio in East Cambridge.
Darryl’s Corner Bar & Kitchen
Darryl’s is a jazz bar that serves Southern classics like fried chicken and waffles and shrimp and grits.
Rosebud American Kitchen & Bar
Rosebud is an American spot in Davis Square with a nice bar area and some good pie.
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SRV in the South End is a great Italian restaurant with plenty of room, outdoor space, and pasta.
Trillium is a brewery in the Seaport. The line out the door will be full of people coming for the beer, but the food is actually really good, too.
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