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Boston Best Value Restaurants


Looking for a steal of a meal? For a gourmet experience that won't break the bank, check out these Best Value Restaurants in Boston that give the most bang for the buck, including fine destinations where one can dine well for a reasonable price.

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Artu Italian
13/20
89 Charles St.
Boston, MA 02114
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Fresh ingredients simply prepared and reasonable prices distinguish this Beacon Hill Italian favorite. More...

Blue Ribbon Bar-B-Q Barbecue
12/20
908 Massachusetts Ave.
Arlington, MA 02474

Good old-fashioned Carolina-style ’cue in Arlington. More...

Chau Chow City Chinese
13/20
83 Essex St.
Boston, MA 02111
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This three-story Chinese emporium serves dim sum devotees by day, seafoodies by night and club-hoppers during the wee hours. More...

Coast Cafe Southern
13/20
233 River St.
Cambridge, MA 02139
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Coast Café is a tiny yet reliable soul food takeout spot tucked away in a quiet Cambridge neighborhood. More...

Delux Cafe Eclectic
13/20
100 Chandler St.
Boston, MA 02116

This tiny, eclectic South End spot is the ultimate hip hideaway for inexpensive eats. More...

Dok Bua Thai
14/20
411 Harvard St.
Brookline, MA 02446
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Brookline's Dok Bua is a storefront café serving an atypical and authentic array of home-style Thai specialties. More...

Doyle's Cafe Irish
12/20
Dining Room at Doyle 3484 Washington St.
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
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This Hibernian pub has been a favorite of local politicians ever since it opened back in 1882. More...

Highland Kitchen American
13/20
150 Highland Ave.
Somerville, MA 02143
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A true gastropub offering American fare as well as cocktails in an unpretentious setting. More...

Midwest Grill Brazilian
11/20
1124 Cambridge St.
Cambridge, MA 02139
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Carnivores unite at this Brazilian churrasco rodizio and buffet located near Inman Square. More...

Neighborhood Restaurant & Bakery Portuguese
Quick Bite
25 Bow St.
Somerville, MA 02143
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This super-casual Somerville café offers hearty American breakfasts and Portuguese lunch specials at affordable prices. More...

Orinoco: A Latin Kitchen Venezuelan
13/20
477 Shawmut Ave.
Boston, MA 02118
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Inspired by the Venezuelan roadside cafés called "taguaritas," this South Ender inspires us to return for its empanadas and costillitas. More...

Post 390 American
13/20
Dining Room at Post 390, Boston, MA 406 Stuart St.
Boston, MA 02116
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American cuisine and a sleek environment at the casual sibling of Grill 23 & Bar and Harvest. More...

Redbones Barbecue
12/20
55 Chester St.
Somerville, MA 02144
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It's time to get ready to roll up your sleeves and dig into barbecue and rare ales. More...

Shawarma King Middle Eastern
Quick Bite
1383 Beacon St.
Brookline, MA 02446
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Brookline take-out joint for inexpensive and tasty Middle Eastern fare. More...

Trattoria Toscana Italian
14/20
130 Jersey St.
Boston, MA 02215
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A nice little surprise in Fenway reveals an authentic Italian gem in a city full of Americanized knockoffs. More...

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