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Start the new year at Alcove on Lovejoy Wharf. The West End go-to will be serving an a la carte menu of brunch favorites and more indoors and out on its stunning patio with twinkle lights, fire pits and gorgeous views of the Zakim Bridge.

Availability: 11:00am-5:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Alcove

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

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Fill the first day of the new year with all your brunch favorites at Bostonia Public House. The Financial District go-to will be serving an a la carte menu that covered everything from pancakes and French toast to burger, breakfast nachos, bennies and more.

Availability: 10:00am-3:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Bostonia Public House

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

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The folks at Buttercup have your New Year's Day plans well in hand - food-wise, at least. They'll be packing up take-out meals (for parties of two or four) with everything you need (quiche, croissants, fruit and more!) to start the day. Add some bubbly to get the year off to a sparkling start.

Availability: Order by Wednesday, December 30th for pick-up between 2:00 and 4:00pm on Thursday, December 31st

Price: $55 for two people; $110 for four people

Buttercup

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

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Say so long to 2020 and welcome 2021 with an epic feast from Eataly. The palatial Back Bay market has put together all sorts of packages for pick-up so you can celebrate the end of this less-than-stellar year and the start of the new one with whatever Italian eats strike your fancy - plates of meat and cheese, baked goods, fresh fish, prime cuts of meat and more - for a festive New Year's Eve or restorative New Year's Day.

Availability: Order by Sunday, December 27th for pick-up on Thursday December 31st

Price: A la Carte

Email pre-order requests and questions to bostonpreorders@eataly.com

Eataly Boston

800 Boylston St
Boston, MA 02199
(617) 807-7300

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Harvest, Harvard Square's longstanding go-to, is offering a special take-out menu for at-home celebrations. Just give them 48 hours notice and they'll prepare and package your three-course Beef Wellington dinner for two. You can add a charcuterie board too so you have extra starters and snacks to see you through the holiday.

Availability: Order by December 29th for pick-up between 12:00 and 4:00pm on Thursday, December 31st

Price: $110 for two; A la Carte Additions

Harvest

44 Brattle Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
617-868-2255

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Start the new year with some fresh-and-honest farm-to-table fare from chef Peter Davis at Henrietta's Table. The Charles Hotel's signature restaurant is offering a la carte menus at both brunch and dinner so you can get a leisurely start to the day and still enjoy a great meal.

Availability: Brunch: 12:00-2:00pm; Dinner 5:30-9:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Henrietta’s Table

1 Bennett Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
617-661-5005

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The folks at The Longfellow have both New Year's Eve and Day covered with their special take-out kits which include everything you need for a festive night in (bubbly, cocktail accoutrements, buffalo wings, pigs in blankets and crab rangoon dip) and a restorative morning after (bloody mary fixings, scones and hangover helpers).

Availability: Order before 9:00pm on Wednesday, December 30th for pick-up on December 31st

Price: $250 per kit

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The Longfellow Bar

40 Brattle Street #3
Cambridge, MA 02138
617-864 0001

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Put 2020 in the rearview mirror over brunch at Lower Mills Tavern. The Dorchester eatery will be serving its full brunch menu (with lots of prosecco) so you can start fresh with plenty of good food and drink.

Availability: 11:00am-3:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Lower Mills Tavern

2269 Dorchester Avenue
Boston, MA 02124
857-267-4461

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They say eating pork and black eyed peas on New Year's Day is good luck — you can do both at The Porch's family-style holiday brunch. Book yourself a spot at either of two midday seatings and cross your fingers for a better and brighter and BBQier 2021.

Availability: Seatings at 11:00am & 1:00pm

Price: $50 per person

The Porch Southern Fare & Juke Joint

175 River’s Edge Drive
Medford, MA 02155
781-874-9357

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For a limited time, enjoy the holidays with Red 8’s family feasts, including Crispy Whole Chicken, Grand Sampan Seafood Feast and Asian Barbecue Feast. Available for on-site dining or pre-order take-out from December 24th through the 27th and December 31st through January 3rd, feasts are designed for 4-6 people.

Availability: On-Site or To-Go from 3:00-9:00pm

Price: Starting at $48.88

Call 857-770-3388 to order take-out

Red 8

One Broadway
Everett, MA 02149
857-770-3388

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Start 2021 at Russell House Tavern where they're serving an a la carte brunch menu in their Harvard Square dining room and decked-out patio (weather permitting). The menu of bennies, salads, pizzas, sandwiches and brunch cocktails will make 2020 seem like a distant memory.

Availability: 11:00am-4:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Russell House Tavern

14 JFK Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
617-500-3055

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Wrap up 2020 and welcome 2021 with a seafood-y spread from the team at The Summer Shack. The Cambridge location of Jasper White's urban clam shack is offering a slew of celebratory a la carte eats so you can design your ideal New Year's Eve or New Year's Day meal.

Availability: Order asap for pick-up between 11:30am-6:00pm on Wednesday, December 30th, Thursday, December 31st or Friday, January 1st

Price: A la Carte

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Summer Shack Cambridge

149 Alewife Brook Parkway
Cambridge, MA 02140
617-520-9500

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