Best Raw Bar in Boston

2013 Best Raw Bar

Neptune Oyster

Boston

It must be nice to be a pearl: just hang around inside an oyster for a while, getting shellacked until round and shiny. We feel similarly after a couple of…Read More

2012 Best Raw Bar

Neptune Oyster

Boston

To indulge in the enormous portion of oysters, crab claws, and lobster that seem to have emerged directly from the sea, you must first earn your place at the table:…Read More

2011 Best Raw Bar

Les Zygomates

Boston

Gleaming, deep-cup Island Creek oysters. Salty-sweet Wellfleets. Fleshy shrimp and crab so tender, they go down in one gulp. This is the ocean’s bounty as originally interpreted by way of…Read More

2010 Best Raw Bar

Neptune Oyster

Boston

We have a few requirements for raw bars. First, the offerings must change daily. But more important, you should be able to see oysters getting shucked—no crafting shellfish towers behind…Read More

2006 Best Raw Bar

Neptune Oyster

Boston

Neptune’s menu is a smorgasbord of briny delights: locally harvested cherrystone clams, littlenecks, and shrimp cocktail. But the true draw here is the mighty oyster—more than a dozen varieties pulled…Read More

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  • Neptune Oyster, 2015 Best Seafood Restaurant
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