Best of Boston

Best Raw Bar

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 […] 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 […] 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 […] 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 […] 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 […] read more»
2005 Best Raw Bar, Cape Cod

The Naked Oyster

Hyannis
Manhattan meets Cape Cod at this trendy Hyannis bistro and raw bar. The oysters—prepared naked or topped with a hint of cocktail sauce, a splash […] read more»