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Things to do in Boston

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live jazz music and fun bohemiam vibe

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Wholesome and delicious vegetarian salads, bowls, and smoothies. Housemade almond milk.

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B3 is my all-time favorite ice cream flavor: browned butter + brown sugar + brownie ice cream.

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Oleana

Food SceneRestaurants
$$$· 134 Hampshire St·Map·Hours·Website·

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Lovely garden for al fresco dining

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Flour Bakery

Food SceneBakeries
$$· 190 Massachusetts Ave·Map·Hours·Website·

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My favorites: twice baked brioche, milk chocolate hazelnut cookie, roast beef sandwich. The hot chocolate (done right with housemade ganache) is pretty killer! Avoid the bread puddings.

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The Druid

Drinks & NightlifeBars
$$· 1357 Cambridge St·Map·Hours·Website·

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Neighborhood Irish pub: solid fish and chips, live music

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Drink

Drinks & NightlifeBars
$$$· 348 Congress St·Map·Hours·Website·

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The bartenders here are masters of their craft

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Beautiful indoor garden and museum art in a lovely residential setting.

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Hearty and delicious southern inspired dishes. Fun things like spelling bees (first Tuesday of every month), karaoke, and live music throughout the week. Great for brunch, too.

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This big outdoor market in the South End is comprised of the Farmers Market, Arts Market, and Food Trucks. Open every Sunday 10-4 May through October.

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serves Blue Bottle coffee

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My current favorite Boston area restaurant. Sharable plates, delicious cocktails, great atmosphere.

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Rotating guest coffees. Check current brews here: http://3littlefigs.com/?page_id=18 Affogatos on Sundays!

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Lord Hobo

Food SceneRestaurants
$$· 92 Hampshire St·Map·Hours·Website·

39 local Airbnb host recommends

Great selection of beers. Food is quite good, too. Tends to get a bit loud on busy nights (I think it's the bad acoustics of the room).

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Pour-overs; cold brew on tap; owned and operated by Barismo, a local coffee roaster

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Tasty sandwiches and fresh pastas

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Flowers, swan boats, ducklings

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Delicious pizzas with fresh and organic ingredients. Shares a space with Sacco's, a fun candlepin bowling alley. Good times for all ages.

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Parker house rolls!!

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The BBQ is great and all, but what I really come here for is the farm salad (roasted brussels sprouts, arugula, grapes, hazelnuts, barley). Tasty cocktails. Great space for groups.

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Area Four

Food SceneRestaurants
$$· 500 Technology Square·Map·Hours·Website·

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Pizza!

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I go out of my way to shop here even though there are several stores closer to me. Really helpful staff. Great selection of wines, beers, ciders, and liquors. And cheese, too! Lots of local goodies!

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Recently opened indoor marketplace. Everything offered here is produced or originates from New England (93% of vendors are from Massachusetts). Open Wednesday to Sunday 8-8.

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Order one of everything, but better get a few extra sesame cashew bars.

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Dumpling House

Food SceneRestaurants
$$· 950 Massachusetts Ave·Map·Hours·Website·

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Soup dumplings / xiao long bao. (Bigger and newer space than its always crowded sister restaurant in Chinatown.)

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My go-to for a drink or dinner when I lived in this neighborhood a few years back. If you are here on a Monday, try to go for industry brunch!

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Charming little pizza and pasta place.

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Glass flowers collection, cool animals, including a big blue whale

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Sarma

Food SceneRestaurants
$$$· 249 Pearl St·Map·Hours·Website·

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Everything is delicious here. Tony Maws does not disappoint.