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

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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Marathon Weekend Specials

Get in on the Boston Marathon festivities all weekend, whether or not you'll be lacing up to race or not, at Davis Square's Rosebud. Known for their festive holiday brunches, you and the crew can enjoy three days of brunching to try special treats like chicken & waffles, salted honey sweet rolls and Kentucky iced coffee (just to name a few) alongside their regular brunch menu.

Availability: 10:00am-3:00pm; Saturday - Monday

Price: A la Carte

Rosebud American Kitchen & Bar

381 Summer St
Somerville, MA 02144
617-629-9500

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Pre-Marathon Pasta

Row 34 may be known for their oysters but they can do pasta, too when the occasion calls for it. In honor of the Boston Marathon, chef Jeremy Sewall is adding a pasta section to complement the neighborhood restaurant’s oyster and beer-centric menu. Guests can choose from three house made offerings including Casarecce with Clams, Fava Beans, and Garlic Crumbs; Hand-cut Lobster Pasta with Spring Peas and Green Garlic; and Baked Rigatoni with Roasted Mushrooms and Broccoli - all priced à la carte.

Availability: On Sunday, April 14th from 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 Specials

Leave it to chef-owner Tiffani Faison to know how to kick off Marathon Monday — with the signature Sweet Cheeks biscuits from 9:00 to 9:30am! Slather yours with the spot's magical honey butter (this stuff is seriously life changing) and jam. The kitchen will be crafting eats from the full dinner menu from 9:30am (yes, that early!) until 10:00pm.

Price: A la Carte

Sweet Cheeks Q

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

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