Home to one of the most diverse dining scenes in the country, Boston offers an impressive collection of local culinary talent catering to all palates. We’ve curated a list of several must-try spots located just moments from The Overlook at St. Gabriel’s in Brighton.
Roxy’s Grilled Cheese & Burgers
Starting out as one of Boston’s first food trucks, Roxy’s Grilled Cheese & Burgers is a sandwich empire serving up innovative grilled cheese sandwiches, with ingredients like goat cheese, fig, guacamole and applewood smoked bacon. Not big on grilled cheese? They have a delicious lineup of creative burgers and vegan options, just a 5-minute drive from The Overlook.
Serving up one of Boston’s most in-demand ramen dishes, Uni was once a tucked-away sashimi bar that quickly transformed into a 100-seat Izakaya, where they offer crave-worthy sushi, sashimi and an assortment of street-food inspired plates. Located less than 5 miles from The Overlook.
Craigie on Main
Owned by award-winning chef Tony Maws, Craigie on Main offers a one-of-a-kind dining experience that’s definitely one to be savored. Their daily changing menu combines French-inspired cuisine with the best local and organic ingredients. Did you know? Their burgers are so amazing that they often sell out! Get your fix less than 4 miles from The Overlook.
Capturing the rustic spirit of an upscale taperia, Toro Boston is a must-try Spanish tapas destination in the South End that showcases a delectable menu of Barcelona-inspired hot and cold small plates, plus thirst-quenching cocktails and an eclectic wine list. Plus, they’re located only 5 miles from The Overlook.
Featured on The Rachel Ray Show, Man v. Food and The Travel Channel, Eagle’s Deli is a family-owned restaurant in Brighton serving up delicious breakfast, burgers, sandwiches and super-sized “challenge” meals. Think you have an appetite? Check out Eagle’s Deli to find out! Located less than 2 miles from The Overlook.
Union Square Donuts
Positioned at the top of every foodie’s bucket list, Union Square Donuts is an award-winning bakery that offers a delicious menu of both sweet and savory donut options that are made fresh daily. Some of their quick-to-sell-out flavors include maple bacon, sea salt bourbon caramel and berry pistachio. The best part? They have a location less than 2 miles from The Overlook!