Best New Restaurant, South in Boston

2015 Best New Restaurant, South

Galley Kitchen & Bar

Scituate

When the Galley opened last year in Scituate Harbor, it bridged the gap between townie bars and white-tablecloth bistros. Locals have responded in droves, packing the stylishly weathered wooden tables…Read More

2014 Best New Restaurant, South

Union Fish Seafood & Raw Bar

Hingham

From the owners of Brookline’s Regal Beagle comes this ultra-fresh seafood spot in the Hingham Shipyard. The laid-back ambiance and perfectly executed, unfussy dishes (think: baked haddock in a potato-leek…Read More

2013 Best New Restaurant, South

Steel & Rye

Milton

With its exposed pipes, sky-high ceiling, and wood finishes, the 7,000-square-foot Steel & Rye has an atmosphere best described as industrial-farmhouse chic, yet it’s as homey a restaurant as you’ll…Read More

2012 Best New Restaurant, South

Wahlburgers

Hingham

Too often, South Shore diners are stuck in that wasteland between kid-friendly chains and adult-only, white-tablecloth restaurants. Enter Wahlburgers, the brainchild of chef Paul Wahlberg. From classic double cheeseburgers to…Read More

2011 Best New Restaurant, South

Alma Nove

Hingham

It took a bit longer for chef Paul Wahlberg to open Alma Nove than expected. But when it finally debuted last summer, the Mediterranean restaurant proved it was worth the…Read More

2009 Best New Restaurant, South

Orta

Pembroke

Last fall the splashy new Hingham Shipyard looked primed to become the region’s next dining sensation, boasting upcoming ventures by boldface chefs Paul Wahlberg and Esti Parsons. But an unassuming…Read More

2008 Best New Restaurant, South

Lynwood Café

Randolph

Lean, yeasty crust dotted with a few rounds of mozzarella is not what you’ll find at Lynwood Café; A South Shore specialty, ‘bar pizza’ trades on piles of gooey cheese…Read More

2006 Best New Restaurant, South

Fifty-Three South

Norwell

Restaurants get made over more often than Ashlee Simpson. But the new incarnation of 53 South is more about-face than facelift. The eatery has moved to snazzier, red-walled digs in…Read More

2005 Best New Restaurant, South

Rustic Kitchen

Hingham

Yes, it’s in a shopping plaza (albeit an upscale one). And yes, it’s technically a chain. But step inside and such details fade away. The gold-ceilinged trattoria is packed nightly…Read More

2003 Best New Restaurant, South

Fifty-Three South

Norwell

Don’t let the trendy name fool you: Fifty-three South is far more nouvelle than nouveau. That’s not to say this fetching bistro, opened at the site of the former Seasons…Read More

2002 Best New Restaurant, South

Bridgeman’s Restaurant

Hull

Not since Paragon Park shut down has Nantasket Beach seen such an attraction. Nearly every night, the locals line up for the energetic scene at the long, sleek bars; for…Read More

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