Runner's Reward

Runners are invited to join Chef Colin Lynch and the team at Bar Mezzana for a complimentary arancini snack when they arrive wearing their 2019 medal.

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

Bar Mezzana

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

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Pasta Specials

There’s something for everyone at Bistro du Midi this Marathon Monday. Executive Chef Robert Sisca (a runner himself – he’s prepping for a half marathon later this year!) is adding two specials to the regular offerings at Bistro du Midi. Pop in to the Boylston Street spot (whether you’ll be lacing up or not) to tuck into plates like Black Pepper Tagliatelle with pine nuts, broccoli rabe pesto, pickled ramps, parmesan ($21) or Whole Wheat Cavatelli with duck Bolognese, apple and feta ($23).

Price: A la Carte

Bistro du Midi

272 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116
617-426-7878

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Marathon Monday Specials

This Financial District fave has one of the best Bloody Mary bars around town — see it for yourself if you come for brunch between 10:00am and 3:00pm on Monday, April 15th. They’ll also have their sunset menu of snackers, starters, small bites, a raw bar, cheese & charcuterie boards and more from 3:00 to 5:00pm followed by dinner until 10:00pm. The bar doesn’t close until midnight though, so end your Marathon Monday with a craft sipper.

Bostonia Public House

131 State Street
Boston, MA 02110
617-948-9800

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Carbo-Loading

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: through Sunday, April 14th

Price: A la Carte

Capo Restaurant

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

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Carbo-Loading

In honor of Marathon Monday and Patriot’s Day, the team at Chopps American Bar & Grill in Burlington is inviting all runners with their bib and/or medal to enjoy 25% off their food tab. Chef Steve Zimei (an avid runner and cyclist when he’s not in the kitchen) has put together a menu that’s pretty much the perfect way to celebrate the holiday and recover from a job well run.

Availability: April 15th 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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Carbo-Loading

Spend your Sunday, April 14th downing all the carbohydrates you can at the Boston outpost of Davio’s, where they have a huge selection of handmade pasta like hand-rolled potato gnocchi with organic mushrooms, basil & white truffle oil and tagliatelle bolognese with braised veal, beef, pork and tomato sauce. These dishes also make a great post-race celebration meal.

Davio’s – Boston

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

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Marathon Monday Specials

Get your fix of bivalves, seafood and other classic New England fare in Fenway on Marathon Monday. This neighborhood fave will be open an hour earlier than normal at 10:00am with brunch specials and $1 oysters all day long — until 10:00pm! It’ll also be the kick off day for the joint’s new loyalty program, Oyster Eater’s Club, so you can get the full scoop when you swing by.

Eventide Fenway

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

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Marathon Monday Specials

A special day calls for a special lunch, right? Head to this Back Bay staple from noon to 3:00pm for an epic lunch menu from chef Peter Agostinelli. Grill 23 & Bar is open for lunch just a few times a year, so don’t miss your chance for some mid-day steakin’ and seafoodin’. See the full offerings linked below.

Availability: Lunch: 12:00-3:00pm; Dinner: 4:00-10:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Grill 23 & Bar

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

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Marathon Monday Specials

Start off your day with a breakfast sammie and Bloody Mary, which they'll have until noon, at this Fenway gastropub from o ya veterans Tim and Nancy Cushman. The funky Japanese izakaya opens up at 9:00am and doesn't close until 2:00am, so you have plenty of time to stop in for small plates, sake bombs, sushi and more.

Availability: 9:00am-2:00am

Price: A la Carte

Hojoko

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

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Marathon Monday Party

Think you need to be downtown on Marathon Monday? The party at The Industry will prove otherwise. Come to Adams Village for $10 pitchers of the 26.2 brew from Boston Beer Company and plenty of giveaways, including Red Sox tickets for the Sam Deck, admission to a local brewery and a gift card raffle to The Industry itself. Folks from Sam Adams will be on-site from 5:00 to 8:00pm, so be sure to stop in and say hi.

Price: A la Carte

The Industry

750 Adams Street
Dorchester, MA 02122
617-297-9010

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Fundraiser & Marathon Weekend Specials

Found at the end of the course, Oak Long Bar in Copley Square is going all out this marathon weekend. Starting Friday, April 12th swing by to sip on runners' choice brew — Sam Adams 26.2. For every draft pour, OAK will donate $2 to the Stride for Stride foundation who helps to buy race bibs for runners who can't afford them. Sunday, April 14th you can fuel up pre-run, and on the day itself treat yourself to their race day combo.

Availability: Sunday 5:00-10:00pm; Monday 11:30am-10:00pm

Price: A la Carte

OAK Long Bar + Kitchen

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

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Boston Marathon Weekend Specials

If you want to be right in the thick of things without being too close to the chaos, head to Precinct Kitchen + Bar on Berkeley Street. The spot is two streets removed from Boylston Street, so you'll have easy access to the action but slide down St. James Ave & Stuart Street when you need a safe haven. Order up one of the pasta specials from chef Olivier Senoussaoui on Sunday evening — there'll be four to pick from — to carbo load for the next day. They'll also have to-go breakfast bags on Monday morning for runners to grab and take away plus special hours on Patriots' Day itself and an all-day party with special menu, DJ and 26.2 brew on tap.

Price: A la Carte

Precinct Kitchen + Bar

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

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