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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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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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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The Food Lovers’ Guide to Massachusetts


Where to find the best local specialties, markets, recipes, restaurants, and events in Massachusetts.

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