Best Soul Food in Boston

2008 Best Soul Food

Coast Cafe

Cambridge

Dainty eaters, beware. Only those with a hankering for a little grease and gobs of pork-addled flavor are able to handle the made-to-order plates at Cambridge’s stick-to-your-ribs haven. Sure, the…Read More

2008 Best Soul Food

Coast Café

Cambridge

Dainty eaters, beware. Only those with a hankering for a little grease and gobs of pork-addled flavor are able to handle the made-to-order plates at Cambridge’s stick-to-your-ribs haven. Sure, the…Read More

2000 Best Soul Food

Bob the Chef’s

Boston

Bob the Chef’s South End soul food temple offers a straightforward menu of southern foods that comfort, such as buttery collard greens, spicy black-eyed peas, and falling-off-the-bone ribs. And the…Read More

1996 Best Soul Food

Chef Lee’s Famous Soul Food

Dorchester

From collard greens to pig’s feet to fried chicken to sweet-potato pie, Chef Lee’s offers a full menu of homey cooking. they cater, too…Read More

1981 Best Soul Food

La Libela

Boston

The first Ethiopian restaurant in town and, one would hope, not the last…Read More

1980 Best Soul Food

Bob the Chef

Boston

What this place lacks in formality, it makes up for in portion size. Chicken, grits, black-eyed peas, the works…Read More

Most Viewed Winners of Restaurants & Food

  • Neptune Oyster, 2015 Best Seafood Restaurant
  • The Daily Catch Seaport, 2015 Best Chowder, Clam
  • Savenor’s Cambridge, 2015 Best Butcher

Most Viewed Winners

  • C. K. Pearl, 2015 Best Casual Restaurant, North
  • Neptune Oyster, 2015 Best Seafood Restaurant
  • La Morra, 2015 Best Italian Restaurant