Best of Boston

BEST Seafood Restaurant

1979 BEST Seafood Restaurant

Thompson’s Chowder House


We know, we know. Two Ben Thompson joints in one B & W? Hard to believe, but this place gets our vote just because it dares to serve skate. And backs it up with the best chowder (the Gloucester version)… read more»

1978 BEST Seafood Restaurant, Mussels

The Voyagers


Maine mussels gratinees, in a savory herb and garlic butter. read more»

1978 BEST Seafood Restaurant

Mariscada Costa Brava at P. A. Seafoods


An Iberian stew of mussels, lobster, shrimp, clams, and scallops in a deliciously complicated soup containing brandy and pulverized almonds. This is a very fine kettle of fish. read more»