A close up picture of a seafood sandwich melt from a Boston food truck.

15 Dishes We Loved in Boston

As the home of chowder (pronounced "chow-duh"), Boston is the focal point of New England cuisine. While traditional American fare holds strong, our listing of the 15 best dishes we've had in Boston shows Asian influences are making inroads. We've even included four drinks to help wash everything down.


  • Maíz Asado con Alioli y Queso Cotija at Toro

Spicy Corn


Neptune Oyster - Boston

roxy's gourmet grilled cheese truck


Mike's Pastry


Pumpkin Ale

I'm So Excited To Try All of These Places, But Where Should I Start?

Luckily, we have this handy map of Boston's culinary masterpieces to point you in the right direction. Happy eating!

Last Updated: April 13, 2016