These 12 Longest-Standing Restaurants In Boston Have Served Mouthwatering Meals For Decades

In some cities, a restaurant that’s a century old would be a rarity. However, history oozes from every brick and cobblestone in Boston, so we’re blessed with numerous old restaurants and taverns. For a dining experience that’ll transport you to the past, visit these 12 Boston institutions:

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How many of these historical spots have you been to? Are there other incredibly old (and tasty) eateries in Boston that we missed? Let us know in the comments!

You may also be interested in dining at Charlie’s Sandwich Shoppe, a Boston institution that dates back to 1927. It’s not quite old enough to make this list, but it’s delicious and deserving of a visit!