Massachusetts

Restaurants in Massachusetts

Working the same mojo that’s put them on speed-dial for New York City celebrities (the regulars at Sfoglia’s Manhattan location include Tom Cruise and Jerry Seinfeld), chef-owners Ron and Colleen Suhanosky have a deep understanding of how Italian-food lovers want to eat.

Trendy Euro crowd.

Formerly the site of the Charles Street Jail, this renowned Beacon Hill restaurant sits inside The Liberty Hotel.

Order the fried lobster tail at Arnold’s Lobster & Clam Bar, in Eastham—a hit since it opened in 1976.

Before you head to the beach, pick up lobster rolls to go from Nickerson’s Fish & Lobsters in Chatham.

Located in the heart of the South End, Ken Oringer’s Toro specializes in Spanish pinxtos (snacks) and tapas. Oringer has compiled a menu of traditional and more modern small plates crafted from local and sustainable ingredients.

At the laid-back tavern, locals gather to dine on fresh seafood dishes such as lobster mac and cheese.

A kitschy remix of a shoreside seafood joint, takes fish and chips, fried clam rolls, and corn dogs to unexpected heights.

The fresh seafood at this restaurant on Route 6 in South Wellfleet comes from its very own on-site fish market. Peter and Diane Hall, who also own Van Rensselaer’s Restaurant, founded catch of the Day in 2006.

An insider’s secret, Sesuit Harbor Café is hidden in a Dennis marina, with picnic tables by the water.

Originally established as a bar in 1955, Casablanca has long been a gathering spot for locals, particularly Harvard students and the neighborhood’s literary set.