On-Site Dining & Take-Out

Spend the night before Christmas at Alcove, where they'll be serving up their signature menu of Mediterranean flavors. If you'd prefer to get cozy at home, they're also offering a lovely take-out menu so you can hang your stockings before you sit down to a feast of caviar, oysters, roasted duck and more.

Availability: On-Site Dining: 12:00-8:00pm; Take-Orders: Order by Monday, December 21st for pick-up between 12:00 and 8:00pm on Thursday, December 24th

Price: A la Carte; See Christmas Take-Out Menu for packages and pricing

Order Take-Out Online Here

Alcove

50 Lovejoy Wharf
Boston, MA 02114
617-248-0050

Reserve

Menu

Pre-Order Take-Out Menu

With just a little bit of planning and a quick phone call (or a couple clicks) you and yours can sit down to a hearty meal of your Alden & Harlow favorites for Christmas Eve or Day. Chef-owner Michael Scelfo's holiday menu will be available for pre-order and pick-up on the 23rd. Don't forget add-ons like morning buns, wine and seasonal cocktails.

Availability: Order before December 21st for pick-up on December 23rd.

Price: $250 for 3-5 people with all Entrees, Sides, & Dessert Included; A la Carte

Order Online

Alden & Harlow

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

Menu

Info & Photos

Pre-Order Take-Out Menu

Available for pre-order, the Christmas menu from Bambara will satisfy all your holiday cravings with heritage ham, mac and cheese and a warm chocolate cake for dessert. There are lots of extras, too like hors d'oeuvres (oysters and pigs in blankets), cocktails (eggnog and mimosas) and fare for the kids, too (hot dogs and mini burgers).

Availability: Order before Monday, December 21st for pick-up between 1:00-5:00pm on Thursday, December 24th.

Price: $32 per person with a la carte add ons

Order Online

Bambara Restaurant

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

Menu

Info & Photos

On-Site Dining & Take-Out

Come Christmas Eve, you can pop in to Bianca for brunch on site or pick it up to-go (maybe while you wrap up some last minute gift-getting at The Street). Or, if you want to go all out, swing by for brunch, pick up brunch to go for Christmas morning *and* grab your Christmas dinner, too. The new Chestnut Hill spot is also offering a whole take-out menu with a la carte options and full meals made for four people.

Availability: Brunch: 10:00am-2:00pm; Place take-out orders by Sunday, December 20th for pick-up between 10:00am and 2:00pm on Thursday, December 24th

Price: Brunch: A la Carte; See Holiday Take-Out Menu for packages and pricing

Order Online

Bianca

55 Boylston Street
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
857-576-8300

Reserve

Menu

Pre-Order Take-Out Menu

Place your order for holiday fare from your friends at Branch Line. The Watertown go-to is offering pick-up-able packages full of festive eats for you (and your 2-3 guests) to enjoy at home on Christmas Eve or Day.

Availability: Order asap for pick-up from 12:00-7:00pm on Wednesday, December 23rd or 10:00am-2:00pm on Thursday, December 24th.

Price: A la Carte

Order Online

Branch Line

321 Arsenal Street
Watertown, MA 02472
617-420-1900

Menu

Info & Photos

Pre-Order Take-Out Menu

Get your Christmas goose, truffles, charcuterie, coconut bûche de noël and more from The Butcher Shop. Barbara Lynch's South End spot has all the culinary bases covered with luxurious goodies from which to design your ideal holiday meal for Christmas Eve or Day. There's some cooking required but their team of experts will make sure you have everything you need.

Availability: Order by Friday, December 18th for pick-up Monday, December 21st from 11:00am-4:00pm, Tuesday, December 22nd from 11:00am-4:00pm or Wednesday, December 23rd from 11:00am-6:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Order Online

The Butcher Shop

552 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02118
617-423-4800

Menu

Info & Photos

Pre-Order Take-Out Menus

Get your holiday meal(s) all squared away with some help from the folks at Buttercup. The Natick spot has a three-course prix fixe fit for dinner on Christmas Eve or Day, as well as a lovely breakfast kit that'll brighten your morning (whether you're opening presents or just lounging around the house).

Availability: Order asap for pick-up on Tuesday, December 22nd or Wednesday, December 23rd

Price: Christmas Prix Fixe: $60 per person; Rise & Shine Package: $75

Buttercup

13 W Central Street
Natick, MA 01760
508-545-1506

Menu

Info & Photos

Pre-Order Take-Out Menu

Take your cue from the Canadians and hunker down over the holidays with meat and cheese and tourtières. Your friends at Vincent’s at Café de Pays are making the traditional Canadian pork pies (and more – tinned fish, extra sides and lots of wine!) available on their Christmas and New Year’s take-out menus so you can stay comfy and well-fed at home.

Availability: Order for pick-up between Wednesday, December 23rd and Thursday, December 31st (except December 25th)

Price: A la Carte

Order Online

Cafe du Pays

233 Cardinal Medeiros Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02141
(617) 314-7297

Menu

Info & Photos

Pre-Order Take-Out Menu

Get Christmas dinner from the folks at Capo and leave the cooking to the pros. The South Boston go-to for all eats Italian is offering two packages for pre-order and pick-up. Just get a head count and order accordingly and you and yours can enjoy a hearty holiday meal without the hard work.

Availability: Order before Wednesday, December 23rd for pick-up from 12:00-3:00pm on Thursday, December 24th

Price: $150 for half package (feeds 4); $300 for full package (feeds 8); A la Carte Add-Ons

Order Online

Capo Restaurant

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

Menu

Info & Photos

Pre-Order Take-Out Menu

The dining room at Catalyst is closed for the winter but you can still have their talented team take care of all your holiday needs. With an extensive menu of festive eats, chef-owner William Kovel and Co. will prep you a feast you’ll never forget (even if you want to erase all of 2020 from your memory).

Availability: Order by 3:00pm on Monday, December 21st for Christmas Eve or Day pick-ups

Price: A la Carte

Email orders and inquiries to robyn.yee@catalystrestaurant.com

Catalyst

300 Technology Square
Cambridge, MA 02139
617-576-3000

Menu

Info & Photos

Pre-Order Take-Out Menu

Let chef Daniel Kenney and the crew at Clink take care of the holiday cooking with their Take & Bake packages, designed to feed 6-10 people. Available for pick up on Christmas Eve and Day, the menu requires a minimal amount of culinary know how (and it comes with instructions) so as long you know how to preheat the oven you can sit down to a delicious and hassle free feast.

Availability: Order by 12:00pm on Monday, December 21st for pick-up during the day on the Thursday, December 24th or Friday, December 25th

Price: See Menu for Packages and Pricing

Order Online

Clink

215 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
617-224-4004

Menu

Info & Photos

Pre-Order Take-Out Menu

The award-winning team at the South End's small-but-mighty Coppa have put together menu full of festive holiday eats for you to enjoy at home. Available for parties of two or four, the offerings include porchetta and whole Long Island duck with a smattering of sides and add-ons like oysters, arancini, nutella tiramisu, cocktails and even some stocking stuffers.

Availability: Order by Friday, December 18th for pick-up between 11:00am and 3:00pm on Thursday, December 24th

Price: See menu for packages and pricing

Email orders and inquiries to ryan@coppaboston.com

Coppa

253 Shawmut Avenue
Boston, MA 02118
617-391-0902

Menu

Info & Photos

See More