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Boylston Street

June 2023 ■
Words by Eleanor Purvis

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The Bon's top restaurants on Boylston Street

Whether you are looking for a quick bite to eat or a lavish dinner out. From The Bon, you are within easy reach of some fabulous Boston establishments. Boylston Street and the surrounding roads are teaming with restaurants running through Fenway-Kenmore & Back Bay neighborhoods.

Our top recommended places to eat on Boylston Street

Boston is a global cuisine mecca. With a huge array of Italian, Seafood and Steakhouses. We've selected some of our favourite locals:

  1. Capital Grille

    The Capital Grille

    This is a well-known upscale steakhouse with an extensive wine list in Back Bay. The attentive service makes this fine dining restaurant a great spot for a romantic dinner or celebrating a special occasion.

  2. Oak Long Bar

    OAK Long Bar + Kitchen

    A sophisticated restaurant based out of the Fairmont Copley Hotel that is popular for brunch, lunch and dinner. Serving farm-to-table American eats.

  3. Atlantic Fish Company

    Atlantic Fish Company

    A city staple since the 70s, this no-nonsense establishment has thrived on letting the seafood do the talking. Choose to have the daily catch broiled, sauteed, fried or blackened. Their lobster ravioli or cioppino is top-notch! Check out more seafood restaurants here.

  4. Sorellina


    A modern Italian-Mediterranean restaurant with sleek contemporary decor. Choose from dishes such as homemade pasta, seafood and grilled meats.

  5. Abe & Louie’s

    Abe & Louie's

    Is a high-end steakhouse, known for classic steaks, seafood, sides, brunch and an extensive wine list. The bar is very popular for happy hour and late-night drinks.

  6. Uni


    Is a high-end Japanese restaurant based in the Eliot Hotel serving sushi, street food-inspired small plates, hot dishes and an extensive craft cocktail and sake list.

  7. Earls Kitchen

    Earl's Kitchen

    Sleek, upscale chain serving a globally inspired menu in a casually sophisticated setting.

  8. Boston Burger Company

    Boston Burger Company

    If you're a burger lover, this burger joint is worth checking out. Serving delicious, creative burgers with unique toppings and sauces.

The best places to find a quick meal on Boylston Street

Looking for a nutritious, quick bite to eat during your lunch break? Pop-out to Boylston Street, where there is a wealth of healthy options to help power you through the rest of the day.

  1. Cava


    A small Boston chain offering Mediterranean fare. The perfect place for a healthy lunch with customizable greens, grain bowls, pittas and salads.

  2. Sweetgreen


    a casual salad chain offering simple, seasonal, local, healthy salads and grain bowls. All are made in-house from scratch for extra freshness.

  3. Dig Inn

    Dig Inn

    Another chain offering healthy, fast grain bowls, salads, hot plates and vegetarian dishes.

If you're looking for global cuisine attend one of the Boylston Street food markets.

  1. Copley Farmer's Market

    Copley Square Farmers Market

    Check out the vibrant food culture that is on display every Thursday and Friday at this food market. Food trucks offer globally inspired cuisines from tacos to gourmet grilled cheese.

  2. Eataly

    Eataly Market

    Italian food emporium featuring a variety of food stalls, restaurants, marketplaces and Italian groceries.

  3. Timeout Market

    Timeout Market

    Showcasing the best of Boston's culinary scene, the market features a selection of handpicked eateries and bars.

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