Marathon Monday Specials

Not quite up for tackling the big 26.2? Chef Michael Scelfo's got another race that might be more your speed - Alden & Harlow's third annual Burger Marathon featuring five versions of the restaurant's secret burger, as interpreted by a different member of the team. In addition to options like Lou's Little Lamb Burger and Diego’s East Boston, there'll be a limited menu of small plates and specialty cocktails from Bar Director Seth Freidus and Co. If running isn't your thing (but eating hamburgers is), this is the marathon for you.

Availability: 11:00am-4:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Alden & Harlow

40 Brattle Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
617-864-2100

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Marathon Monday Weekend Specials

B3 Chef Jeffrey Salazar put some extra love into his Marathon Monday prix fixe menu this year, which is full of protein, carb, and nutrient dense items designed with runners in mind- so whether you're running the marathon or just a hungry spectator, you can enjoy the likes of deviled eggs, whole wheat spaghetti, and baked sweet potato all weekend long.

Availability: 11:00am-10:00pm

Price: $35 per person

B3 – Back Bay Beats

160 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
617-997-0211

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Babbo Pizzeria e Enoteca has whipped up a four-course menu full of delights like Tagliatelle alla Primavera and Spinach Cannelloni for those searching for the perfect pre-marathon dinner. If prix-fixe menu's aren't your style, pop in for their $12 Spaghetti & Meatballs, available all weekend long.

Availability: April 12th: 6:30-10:00pm; April 13th-15th: 11:30am-10:00pm

Price: April 12th: $60 per person; April 13th-15th: A la Carte

Babbo Enoteca e Pizzeria

11 Fan Pier Boulevard
Boston, MA 02210
617-421-4466

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Chef David Bazirgan welcomes runners to Bambara with an array of pasta specials designed with carbo-loading in mind. The all-you-can-eat fettuccine special can be topped with any of four different sauces (alfredo, butter, EVOO, or marinara) and adorned with veggies or extra proteins for an additional fee. One they've run the race, athletes can show their bib for a celebratory glass of bubbly.

Availability: Sunday April 15th: 5:30-10:30pm

Price: $18 per person

Bambara Restaurant

25 Edwin H Land Boulevard
Cambridge, MA 02141
617-868-4444

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Chef Colin Lynch is prepared to serve all things carbs before the marathon. Choose from four different types of pasta (see: Carbonara, Amatraciana, Cacio y Pepe and All Gricia) at this South End staple. For just an extra ten dollars, you can chow down on unlimited styles and bowls of pasta, so come hungry!

Availability: Sunday April 15th: 5:00-10:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Bar Mezzana

360 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA 02118
617-530-1770

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Marathon Monday Weekend Specials

On your way to the finish line, stop by Brasserie JO's, where executive chef Nick Calias has crafted a special carb-heavy a la carte menu, that includes the likes of shrimp pappardelle pasta and cauliflower risotto.

Availability: April 14-17th: 11:00am-10:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Brasserie Jo – Boston

120 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02116
617-425-3240

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South Boston's Capo is helping runners carbo-load before the big day with their bottomless pasta specials. Gather your marathon team (or your crowd of spectators) and hunker down over plates rigatoni bolognese, pesto gemelli, and spaghetti & meatballs - available family style.

Availability: Saturday, April 14th: 11:00am-11:00pm; Sunday, April 15th: 11:00am-10:00pm

Price: $16-$23 per person

Capo Restaurant

443 W Broadway
Boston, MA 02127
617-993-8080

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Get to the finish line with the help of Chopps American Bar and Grill. This Burlington outpost has designed a special a la carte menu that'll help you fill up on protein with pasta like rigatoni bolognese and four cheese baked pasta. Runners who show their race bibs will get 15% off their food bill!

Availability: April 15th and 16th: 5:30-10:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Chopps American Bar & Grill

1 Burlington Mall Road
Burlington, MA 01803
781-221-6643

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Another marathon, another bottomless pasta dinner! From 5:00-8:00pm, Dante will be serving up scrumptious all-you-can-eat carbs like Aglio e Olio and fusilli pasta, sure to please pasta lovers and marathon runners alike.

Availability: April 15th: 5:00-8:00pm

Price: $18 per person

dante

40 Edwin H. Land Boulevard
Cambridge, MA 02142
617-497-4200

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Marathon Monday Weekend Specials

Satisfy your hankering for Italian food before the big race at Davio's, where you can indulge in their offerings of hand-made pasta, like white truffle potato gnocchi and apple-wood smoked chicken penne. All of their pasta's are available as appetizers for those in need of a lighter option, and can be prepared gluten-free if requested.

Availability: April 15th: 5:00-10:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Davio’s – Boston

75 Arlington Street
Boston, MA 02116
617-357-4810

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Marathon Monday Weekend Specials

If pasta isn't quite your scene this Marathon Monday, Empire has what you're looking for. All weekend long, marathon participants can snack on one appetizer- such as corn rangoons and crispy shumai- on the house by showing their race bibs.

Availability: April 13th: 5:00pm-12:00am; April 14th: 5:00pm-1:00am: April 15th: 5:00-10:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Empire

1 Marina Park Drive
Boston, MA 02210
617-295-0001

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Marathon Monday Specials

An early Red Sox game and Marathon Monday go hand-in-hand, and for their first season as neighbors of Fenway Park, Eventide has prepared something special for the occasion- their elevated spin on the classic "Fenway Frank". Choose your pick of toppings (like maple-mustard or kimchee relish) and grab a $3 Narragansett for the perfect pregame.

Availability: April 16th: 11:00am-10:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Eventide Fenway

1321 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02215
617-545-1060

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Marathon Monday Specials

Grassona's Italian is opening its doors all day on Marathon Monday, so you can brunch on their Beacon Street patio (which overlooks the 23rd mile mark!) cheer on runners, and tout your Boston pride!

Availability: April 16th: Brunch: 10:00am-4:00pm; Dinner: 5:00-10:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Grassona’s Italian

1704 Beacon Street
Brookline, MA 02445
617-396-8752

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Marathon Monday Specials

This Marathon Monday, Grill 23 & Bar is opening their doors early so you can dine on your pick of steak and seafood while you wait for runners to cross that finish line. Sip down some Spring cocktails- like their peach old fashioned- before joining in on the festivities down at the finish line.

Availability: April 16th: 12:00pm-10:30pm

Price: A la Carte

Grill 23 & Bar

161 Berkeley Street
Boston, MA 02116
617-542-2255

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Marathon Monday Specials

This Marathon Monday, Hojoko is opening its doors early and serving up breakfast sandwiches- to go with their special bloody mary's- until noon. Head into the funky Fenway favorite on your way to the sidelines, or stay for sushi and creative Japanese small plates while you sip on tiki libations- or throw down a sake bomb or two.

Availability: 9:00am-1:30am

Price: A la Carte

Hojoko

1271 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02115
617-670-0507

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Grab a front row seat to the Marathon this year at Kenmore's Island Creek Oyster Bar. They are contributing to the carb-craze with four pasta offerings, like rigatoni with shrimp and lobster roe noodles. Don't miss out on all of the delicious food while you watch Boston's best run.

Availability: April 15th: 5:00-10:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Island Creek Oyster Bar

500 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
617-532-5300

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Month-Long Marathon Special

Eataly is partnering with the Gillian Reny Stepping Strong Center for Trauma Innovation at Brigham and Women’s Hospital throughout the month of April. For every order of Cacio e Pepe sold at La Pizza & Pasta, they’ll be donating a portion of the proceeds to Stepping Strong. Whether you're local or just visiting for the weekend, pop in for a heaping plate of pasta with an extra side of do-goodery.

Availability: Daily 11:00am-10:00pm

Price: A la Carte

La Pizza & La Pasta at Eataly Boston

800 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02199
617-412-4000

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Marathon Monday Weekend Specials

Lincoln Tavern is offering up two days of pre-marathon brunch specials for those who've already had their carb-heavy pasta fix. On Friday, April 13th and then again on Monday, April 16th, the South Boston outpost is flipping Clean Plate Protein Pancakes, topped with caramelized bananas, almond butter, smoked buckwheat honey, and blueberry compote.

Availability: Brunch: Friday, April 13th: 10:00am-3:00pm; Monday, April 16th: 10:00am-3:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Lincoln Tavern

425 W Broadway
Boston, MA 02127
617-765-8636

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Marathon Monday Special

Run on over to Kendall Square for a Marathon Monday brunch at Mamaleh's delicatessen. Treat yourself to some blintzes or indulge in one of the many varieties of smoked fish plates they offer.

Availability: April 16th: 8:00am-10:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Mamaleh’s Delicatessen

One Kendall Square
Cambridge, MA 02139
617-958-3354

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Marathon Monday Special

Join Masa on Marathon Monday for some celebratory drinks such as their eight dollar cucumber cilantro margarita! It will be the perfect cocktail to ring in spring and drink with family and friends!

Availability: April 16th: 3:00pm-12:00am

Price: A la Carte

Masa

439 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02116
617-338-8884

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Marathon Monday Specials

Come Marathon Monday, South End's MIDA will be opening its kitchen early for their all-you-can-eat mangia pasta (accompanied by sides of salad and bread!) Later, marathon finishers can stop by and cool off with a free scoop of gelato after proudly flashing their race bib or medal.

Availability: 12:00pm-11:00pm

Price: $35 per person

MIDA

782 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02118
617-936-3490

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Boston Marathon Weekend Specials

OAK Long Bar + Kitchen is helping you give back this Marathon Monday. On April 15th, the Copley spot is donating $1.22 of your check to the non-profit Community Servings. After the race on Monday, they'll be offering up their special Finish Line Burger (full of bacon + wagyu brisket) alongside the Sam Adams 26.2 Brew and the Singlecut Miles Marathon Session IPA on draft.

Availability: April 15th and 16th: 7:00am-1:00am

Price: A la Carte

OAK Long Bar + Kitchen

138 St. James Ave
Boston, MA 02116
617-585-7222

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Whether you’re running in the Boston Marathon or gearing up for a big day of cheering, Oak & Rowan wants to keep you energized. On Sunday, April 15th, they’re kicking off the carb-stravaganza with a special brunch featuring egg sandwiches and dutch babies to keep you running on all cylinders. They’re opening again for a special Sunday Supper, with pasta specials like garganelle bolognese and lemon-ricotta ravioli to set you up for the big day.

Availability: April 15th: Brunch: 10:00am-3:30pm; Supper: 5:00-9:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Oak + Rowan

319 A Street Fort Point
Boston, MA 02210
857-284-7742

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Marathon Monday Specials

If you're looking for something fancy for Marathon Monday, Post 390 has you covered with their raw bar options, mezze board, and a tavern steak salad. They're serving up their special menu all day long, so you have plenty of time to see the race and then grab a bite to eat.

Availability: April 16th: 11:30am-11:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Post 390

406 Stuart Street
Boston, MA 02116
617-399-0015

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Boston Marathon Weekend Specials

The Precinct Kitchen + Bar is catering to all of the Boston Marathon participants with special pasta dishes on Sunday night, complimentary to-go bags, and early morning hours the day of (we're talking 5:00AM!) so runners can fuel-up before the first mile. After celebrations are in order, head back to this destination in the Loews Hotel for Sam Adam's Marathon Brew, 26.2 on tap.

Availability: April 15th: 7:00am-12:00am; April 16th: 5:00am-12:00am

Price: A la Carte

Precinct Kitchen + Bar

154 Berkeley Street
Boston, MA 02116
617-532-3827

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Row 34 may be known for their oysters but they have some scrumptious pastas as well. On April 15th from 5:00-10:00pm, diners will have the option of three different pastas such as kale bucatini with clams, green garlic and pistachio or garganelli with tuna bolognese and pecorino. Skip the oysters for a day and enjoy one of their delicious pasta offerings.

Availability: April 15th: 5:00-10:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Row 34 – Boston

383 Congress Street
Fort Point, MA 02210
617-553-5900

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Marathon Monday Weekend Specials

Load up on Italian-American carbs the night before the Marathon with the Salty Pig's Red Sauce Sunday menu, full of fare like linguine, rigatoni & meatballs, and Spaghetti Cacio e Pepe. If you're too busy resting up, join them the next day for an early lunch or celebratory dinner, just blocks away from the finish line. Complimentary treats will be served to runners who sport their medal or race bib!

Availability: April 15th and 16th: 11:30am-12:00am

Price: A la Carte

The Salty Pig

130 Dartmouth Street
Boston, MA 02116
617-536-6200

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Marathon Monday Specials

The team at SRV is serving up a special carb-centric version of their Venetian style tasting menu for those who need to fuel up the night before the big race. On Monday, dinner will be served at 5:00, where runners can receive a complimentary cicchetti spread by flashing their medal or bib.

Availability: April 15th: 5:00-11:00pm; April 16th: 5:00-11:00pm

Price: April 15th: $45 per person; April 16th: A la Carte

SRV

569 Columbus Avenue
Boston, MA 02118
617-536-9500

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Marathon Monday Special

Stop by the Cambridge spot, State Park, this Marathon Monday for some good grub while you await the results of the big race.

Availability: April 16th: 10:00-1:00am

Price: A la Carte

State Park

One Kendall Square
Cambridge, MA 02139
617-848-4355

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Marathon Monday Specials

The team at Sweet Cheeks knows it's never too early for some barbecue, so this Marathon Monday, the Fenway favorite is opening their doors at 8:00am. Grab a breakfast sandwich before heading to the sidelines (or hunker down with one of their savory build-your-own bloody mary's). Head back around suppertime for their Nashville Hot Smoked Chicken special, and redeem a hot biscuit with honey-butter after showing your race bib.

Availability: April 16th: Breakfast: 8:00-11:00am; Dinner: 11:00am-10:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Sweet Cheeks Q

1381 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02215
617-266-1300

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Marathon Monday Weekend Specials

On Marathon Eve, TAMO Loft inside the Seaport Hotel is offering a buffet full of ceasar salad, freshly baked breads, and a variety of pastas for those who need to carb up before the race. The morning of, they'll be offering a $10 grab-and-go breakfast, where you can choose from oatmeal, fruit, and warm bagels to help fuel-up your big day.

Availability: April 15th: 6:00-8:00pm; April 16th: 5:00-7:00am

Price: Dinner Buffet: $24 per person; Grab-and-Go Breakfast: $10 per person

TAMO Bistro & Bar

1 Seaport Lane
Boston, MA 02210
617-385-4304

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Just a skip, hop, and a jump away from the finish line further down Boylston street, Tiffani Faison's Tiger Mama is serving up a special lunch service day of with items like the Tiger Marathon Fried Rice, Indian Fried Chicken, and of course, Banh Mi's.

Availability: 12:00pm-12:00am

Price: A la Carte

Tiger Mama

1363 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 0221
617-425-6262

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Marathon Monday Specials

Cash in on Marathon Monday deals without having to leave the suburbs- Tomasso Trattoria is treating Southborough residents to 50% off their lunch and dinner menu in celebration, so you can get your fill of Tuscan pastas, meats, and home-made bread.

Availability: April 16th: 11:30am-10:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Tomasso Trattoria

154 Turnpike Road
Southborough, MA 01772
508-481-8484

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In the spirit of Marathon Monday, Tresca is lending all of its carby Tuscan eats to runners (and spectators!) the night before the race. Head down to the North End spot to delve into your choice of pasta from their special menu- each dish comes with a house salad to round out your meal.

Availability: April 15th: 4:00-9:00pm

Price: $21 per person

Tresca

233 Hanover Street
Boston, MA 02113
617-742-8240

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Marathon Monday Specials

The team at Uni will be opening for a rare lunch service this Marathon Monday for hungry spectators and runners. From 11:30am-2:00pm, Chef Tony Messina is offering specials such as foie gras bratwurst and scallion pancake pizza. Stop by this gem in the Eliot Hotel for some seriously delicious treats.

Availability: April 16th: 11:30am-2:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Uni

370 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
617-536-7200

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There’s more than one way to carbo-load. Opt for pizza at Urban Hearth on the eve of the Boston Marathon. The Cambridge café and restaurant will be hosting their monthly all-you-can-eat pizza party on Sunday, April 15th. Choose from three seatings and sit down to Neapolitan pies and leafy greens, as well as a la carte beverages and sweets.

Availability: Sunday, April 15th, Seatings at 5:00, 6:30, and 8:00pm

Price: $18 per person or $45 for families with children 12 and under.

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Urban Hearth

2263 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02140
617-682-7295

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