Best of Boston

2015 Best Lobster Roll

James Hook + Co.

There’s only one decision you need to make at this waterfront institution: regular roll ($16) or large ($19)? After that, pull up a chair and tuck into the sturdy bun overflowing with fresh lobster, heavy on the tail meat and tossed with just enough mayo.

15-17 Northern Ave., Boston, 617-423-5501,