Best of Boston

Best Restaurant, General Excellence, Nantucket,

2017 Best Restaurant, General Excellence, Nantucket

The Nautilus

Nantucket
An instant hit when it opened in 2014, this ACK spot continues to wow diners with Asian-inspired shareable feasts and small plates, not to mention […]
2016 Best Restaurant, General Excellence, Nantucket

Straight Wharf

Nantucket
Ten years in, Gabriel Frasca and Amanda Lydon’s Straight Wharf is still the island standard. Organic and mostly local menus deal in New England’s best, […]
2015 Best Restaurant, General Excellence, Nantucket

The Proprietors Bar & Table

Nantucket
Sourced primarily from small, local farms, the globally inspired, mostly shareable plates here delight with unexpected pairings, such as tuna crudo served with black bean […]
2014 Best Restaurant, General Excellence, Nantucket

Ventuno

Nantucket
Because we eat with our eyes first, the food at this charming, Italian-inspired spot is as visually arresting as it is delicious: house-made ricotta tortelloni […]
2013 Best Restaurant, General Excellence, Nantucket

American Seasons

Nantucket
Yes, the much-crowed-about charcuterie board—loaded with no fewer than 15 pâtes, sausages, rillettes, and accompaniments—is really that good. But do save room for the other […]
2007 Best Restaurant, General Excellence, Nantucket

Straight Wharf

Nantucket
With new partners Gabriel Frasca, Amanda Lydon, and Scott Fraley at the helm, this popular haunt has evolved into Nantucket’s finest, offering sophisticated turns on […]
2006 Best Restaurant, General Excellence, Nantucket

American Seasons

Nantucket Island
American Seasons co-owner Orla Murphy LaScola greets patrons with a charming Irish brogue as she seats them on the cool, inviting porch or in the […]
2005 Best Restaurant, General Excellence, Nantucket

The Pearl

Nantucket
Five years after its opening, Seth and Angela Raynor’s chic Franco-Asian restaurant has taken off. The kitchen has hit its stride with confident, refined numbers […]
2004 Best Restaurant, General Excellence, Nantucket

The Pearl

Nantucket
It isn’t easy to explain the social and culinary vortex that is the Pearl. But there’s no doubt the the foundation of its lure is […]