Foodies, this Boston bucket list is for you – here is a list of food in Boston that you NEED to eat while in the city.
1. Cannoli at Mike’s Pastry
No matter where you are, you can’t escape the temptation of these delicious cannolis. Mike’s pastry has 18 flavor cannolis such as chocolate chip and amaretto. People line up for these cannolis so get there early!
Price Range: $3.50
Location: 300 Hanover St, Boston, MA 02113
Hours: 8:00 AM–10:30 PM
2. Poutine at Saus
What’s a poutine? It’s a Canadian dish of French fries topped with cheese curds and gravy. At Saus you will be able to create your own poutine with different toppings to maximize your experience!
Price Range: $6.00 – $9.00
Location: 33 Union St, Boston, MA 02108
Hours: 11:30 AM – 2:00 AM
3. Gelato at Amorino
This place serves Italian gelato that has a rich taste. You can choose more than one flavor to enjoy this amazing gelato. This place is definitely pricier than most ice cream shops but I promise you, its worth every penny. Not only will you enjoy it, its also Instagram worthy.
Price Range: $5.50 to $14.00
Location: 249 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02116
Hours: 11:30 AM – 11 PM
4. Nut Boxes at Tatte Bakery
These are too cute to eat but these small snacks are heaven in your mouth.
Price Range: $4.00- $10.00
Location: 318 Third Street Cambridge, MA 02142
Hours: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM
5. Ice Cream in a Cereal Cone at Emack and Bolio’s
This ice cream cone will give you the sugar rush that you will need. The waffle cone covered with marshmallow coating along with sugary cereal is the perfect combination with your choice of ice cream.
Price Range: $4.00- $6.00
Location: 140 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215
Hours: 12:00 PM – 11:30 PM
6. Grilled Cheese & Truffle fries at Roxy’s Grilled Cheese
Roxy’s Grilled Cheese is a food truck with various locations throughout Boston. Anything on the menu will be heaven in your mouth. Are you a cheese fan? This is the perfect place for you! And to top it off order the truffle fries, you won’t regret it.
Price Range: $4.00- $8.00
Location: 292 Massachusetts Ave Cambridge MA, 02139
Hours: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM
7. 420 Burger at Boston Burger Company
This burger had mozzarella sticks, fried mac & cheese, onion rings, fries, bacon, golden bbq sauce, American cheese. YES that exactly what its in it. This burger is something that you must eat if you’re in Boston.
Price Range: $14.50
Location: 1100 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02215
Hours: 11:30 AM – 11:00 PM
8. Chocolate Chunk Cookie at Blunch
Tip: Take it to go and heat it up a little bit to have the best cookie that you’ve every had!
Price Range: $3.00-$9.00
Location: 59 E Springfield St, Boston, MA 02118
Hours: 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
9. Sticky Bun at Flour Bakery
Flour Bakery is famous for their delicious pastries. However, the Sticky are in another level! This definitely will give everyone a foodgasm!
Price Range: $3.75
Location: 30 Dalton St, Boston, MA 02115
Hours: 6:30 AM – 8:00 PM
10. Lobster Roll at Neptune Oyster
Boston is famous for it’s lobster, so obviously lobster rolls is a must. The lobster roll at Neptune Oyster doesn’t have any fillers. It is dressed with drawn butter and to add on to that it is served with fries.
Price Range: $28.00
Location: 63 Salem St # 1, Boston, MA 02113
Hours: 11:30 AM – 9:30 PM
11. “Celebrity” Burger at Mr. Bartley’s Burger Cottage
Not only are these burgers amazing, they also have the best names. The burgers named after celebrities will make you feel like one!
Price Range: $10.00- $16.00
Location: 1246 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138
Hours: 11:00 AM – 9:00 PM
12. Lamb Gyro at Gyro City
What better than a gyro that’s stuffed with fries? NOTHING.
Price Range: $7.00- $9.00
Location: 88 Peterborough St, Boston, MA 02215
Hours: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM
13. Doughnuts at Union Square Doughnuts
These donuts are unique and delicious. Once you’re here you must try the Peanut Butter & Jelly doughnut and IT IS LIFE CHANGING.
Price Range: $3.00-$5.00
Location: 20 Bow St, Somerville, MA 02143
Hours: 7:00 AM – 1:00 PM
14. ANY Pizza at Picco
These pizzas are to die for! I find the crust to be the most important part of a pizza, and at Picco they indeed have the best crust!
Price Range: $12.00- $15.00
Location: 513 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116
Hours: 11:00 AM – 10:00 PM
15. The Classic Jumbo With Bacon at Bagelsaurus
This is the perfect breakfast to fill you up! You can add toppings into your bagel and build the perfect bagel for you.
Price Range: $2.50 -$7.00
Location: 796 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140
Hours: 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM
16. A Chicken BBQ Sub from Al’s Café
Best place to grab a sub to go. If you see people carrying a yellow bag, you know you’re close!
Price Range: $7.00-$9.00
Location: 112 State St. Boston, MA 02109
Hours: 10:30 AM – 6:00 PM