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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Bookstore
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“This is a great place to hang out, check out a fantastic selection of books, stay late at night and get some work done on your laptop, or just grab a bite and socialize with locals.”
  • 45 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“It is not my favorite coffee; however, it is the best coffee within walking distance to Beacon Street.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Known for their Huge and Never ending Burgers. On Thursday's at 4.20pm they serve a huge huge burger for $4.20 which in normal days are for $12”
  • 12 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“Another great spot by Ken Oringer with a focus on Japanese cuisine. from Zagat: Ken Oringer offers a “magical” experience at the Back Bay's Eliot Hotel, crafting “curated, thoughtful” omakase menus and “crazy innovative” dishes with “flow and story”, including Asian street food inspired by Shanghai, Bangladesh and beyond; expanding into the former Clio space upstairs, the sexy bi-level digs boast bars for sashimi, sushi and cocktails, wood accents and tattoo-inspired art, and remain staffed by servers who are “more than knowledgeable” (especially when making suggestions from the “wonderful” sake list).”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
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“this is a five star restaurant 1 block away but after 10:30pm on friday and saturday there is discounted food and hip drink scene.”
  • 7 locals recommend
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“Cheap beer ($6 for a pitcher of Sam Adams!?) and good pizza. Outdoor seating great for people watching. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
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“Delicious local burritos/wraps - like chipotle but with different flavor offerings like Buffalo Chicken, Caesar, Tikka Masala, etc. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
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“One of my favorite spots to get a quick bite to eat. All food is sourced locally and organic. They specialize in healthy burgers, chicken sandwiches, shakes, and salads.”
  • 5 locals recommend
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“Typical Chinese and quick sushi place. They opened till late night. If you like to grab a late night meal or quick & cheap meal, this is the place. p.s. sushi & rolls are okay not bad.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
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  • 2 locals recommend
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“Best Pad Thai in town!!! You won't regret it. Definitely recommend "Pad thai w/ crispy chicken with basil".”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“if you are drunk and it is 2:45am, you could find yourself here. Hopefully you will not remember.”
  • 1 local recommends
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  • 1 local recommends