Sauteed Lobster Scampi: Luxuriously Decadent

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Union Oyster House, in Boston, MA, shares their decadent recipe for Sauteed Lobster Scampi.

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Omni Parker House, Boston, MA: History and Luxury

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The Omni Parker House Hotel, one of Boston’s iconic landmarks offering gracious hospitality for more than 150 years, is just about as centrally located as you can get.

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Scampo, Boston, MA: Haute Pizza Heaven

The pizza magic at Scampo comes from their high-tech, wood-fired oven.

Scampo, Italian for ‘to escape,’ is a cool-as-a-cumber Italian restaurant that makes its home in Boston’s Liberty Hotel, the former St. Charles Jail. When you eat at Scampo, you won’t want to escape. You want to stay and linger a LONG while.

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Union Oyster House: A Taste of History

Union Oyster House's lobster scampi features a whole Maine lobster.

Boston’s Union Oyster House is the oldest continuously-operating restaurant in the United States and a visit here quickly makes it clear why they’ve earned that distinction.

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Island Creek Oyster Bar, Boston, MA: A Fresh Take on Seafood

Pasta made in-house with lobster roe is not only beautiful, it's wonderfully rich.

There’s a new kid on the culinary block in Boston, Island Creek Oyster Bar, and it’s making some serious waves.

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Exploring Boston’s Mysterious Chinatown

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Boston is a city of neighborhoods and none is more vibrant and colorful than Chinatown. Step through the red and gold Chinatown gate at Beach and Hudson Streets and you’re transported into, what is for many of us, a secret and mysterious world.

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Lydia Shire’s Lobster Pizza

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We sampled celebrated chef Lydia Shire’s Lobster Pizza at her restaurant, Scampo, in Boston, MA, and it is terrific. Baked in a wood-fired oven, the crust is crispy, thin and the creamy topping, studded with chunks of sweet Maine lobster, is incredibly rich and delectable.

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