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Babbo Pizzeria Enoteca
Mario Batali pizzeria at the Seaport District's Fan Pier.

Bastille Kitchen
Bastille Kitchen offers not-so-traditional, French-inspired bistro fare in the hot Fort Point district.

BISq Restaurant
BISq, the Inman Square sister restaurant to Somerville’s Bergamot, offers playful yet elegant American-eclectic sharable dishes and charcuterie.

Bit Bar Salem
Bit Bar Salem offers locavore treats for the gaming crowd.

Blackmoor Bar & Kitchen
Tavern fare, beer, cocktails and more with a view of the Zakim Bridge and close by TD Garden.

Bostonia Public House
American fare highlighting all things Boston in Faneuil Hall.

Brassica Kitchen + Café
Everything is house-made at this Jamaica Plain café, from brunch fare to lunch selections and the tasting-menu dinners.

Brewer's Fork
Brewer's Fork delivers not-your-average wood-fired pub fare in a cozy setting.

Cinquecento Roman Trattoria
Cinquecento (500 in Italian) offers Italian-inspired pasta, meat and seafood in the South End.

Doretta Taverna & Raw Bar
Chef Michael Schlow trades Italian for Greek cuisine at his reincarnated restaurant in the former Via Matta space.

Dumpling Kingdom
Timid diners will like the go-to Chinese chicken wings and fried rice; the more adventurous will come for a round of dumplings and well-honed family recipes.

Eataly
Mario Batali and Joe Bastianich's Italian market and food court has opened at Boston's Prudential Center.

En Boca
Mediterranean-inspired wine bar in Cambridge.

Fat Hen
Rich Italian fare from chef Michael Bergin in Somerville.

Flank
Flank in Waltham is reinventing the term beefsteak.

Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana
It's all about pizzas and every topping imaginable at The Mall at Chestnut Hill’s Frank Pepe.

Gold Bar
Menton's Gold Bar features handcrafted cocktails and small bites.

Hojoko
The Verb Hotel near Fenway Park is home to the second restaurant venture from Tim and Nancy Cushman of o ya fame.

Il Molo
Seafood-driven restaurant on Boston’s North End.

Juliet
Union Square spot for a quick breakfast, lunch and dinner.

K2 Café
Café, coffee bar and meeting space in Kendall Square.

La Motta's Italian Specialties
The Aquitaine Group introduces an Italian-American restaurant to the South End.

Legal Oysteria
Legal Oysteria is an offshoot of Legal Sea Foods with an Italian twist.

Little Donkey
Ken Oringer and Jamie Bissonnette’s restaurant in Cambridge offering eclectic-fusion fare.

Loco Taqueria & Oyster Bar
Duck carnitas enchiladas, shucks and bubbles, and oyster shooters for brunch? Get them at Southie's Loco Taqueria & Oyster Bar.

Loyal Nine
Cambridge spot that’s a café/bakery in the morning/early afternoon, and restaurant in the evening.

MAST' Restaurant & Drinkery
MAST' draws the masses for its Neapolitan pizzas cooked in just two minutes in a 900-degree oven.

Night Market
Asian street food-inspired restaurant serving small plates in a subterranean space in Harvard Square.

Ocean Prime
Ocean Prime offers Prime steaks, sushi rolls, a "smoking" seafood tower and more in the Seaport District.

Osteria Nino
This Roman kitchen in Burlington offers a menu that ranges from simply prepared bruschetta to cavatelli with cured pork.

Osteria Posto
Italian-inspired restaurant in Waltham from chef/owner Joe Cassinelli.

Pabu Boston
Boston outpost of Pabu izakaya from Michael Mina and Ken Tominaga.

Parsnip Restaurant & Lounge
Another Cambridge destination for fine dining and good conversation, along with an upstairs lounge menu and small plates on the seasonal patio.

Pier 6
Three-floor dockside spot at the edge of the Charlestown Navy Yard.

Porto
A Mediterranean seafood from chef Jody Adams in Boston's Back Bay.

Rina's Pizzeria & Cafe
The North End is a little tastier with the presence of Rina's Pizzeria & Cafe.

RUKA
OPENING WINTER 2016 --- Contemporary Peruvian restaurant at The Godfrey Hotel Boston.

The Salty Pig
Create your own charcuterie board or opt for a pizza, handmade pasta or Italian entrée at The Salty Pig.

SELECT Oyster Bar
SELECT Oyster Bar mixes local seafood and Mediterranean flavors with a menu created by owner Michael Serpa.

Serafina Boston
Serafina Boston offers Italian fare in the Financial District.

Sfizi
North End tapas hot-spot with Mediterranean-inspired fare from Italy, Spain, France and beyond.

Shepard
This Porter Square French-inspired spot’s interior is simple yet memorable, like the dishes its kitchen churns out nightly.

Stoked Wood Fired Pizza Co.
Pizza offered from a food truck now served at a brick oven and mortar spot in Brookline.

STRIP by Strega
Contemporary steakhouse and sexy lounge at Boston Park Plaza.

sweetgreen
South End outpost of the D.C.-based chain of farm-to-table eateries.

Townsman
Ceviche, crudo, pâté and charcuterie take center stage at Townsman in Boston's Leather District.

Viale
Tucked away in Central Square, Viale offers Mediterranean- and Italian-inspired fare.

Ward 8
Ward 8 is a breath of fresh air for American cuisine and cocktails near TD Garden.

Waxy's Modern Irish Bar + Kitchen
Near-Fenway Park outpost of Waxy's Modern Irish Bar + Kitchen.

Yvonne's
Yvonne's supper club, located in the former Locke-Ober space near Downtown Crossing, offers a menu focused on shared plates.

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