2/19/2013 01:09:00 PM

10 Cult-Favorite Restaurants in Greater Boston

Oftentimes Flour Bakery, pictured here, sells out of cinnamon cream brioche in the morning

There are hot spots, and then there are those places that fans obsess about, whether it's a particular dish or a restaurant they can’t get enough of. These are 10 of the biggest cult favorites we've seen in Greater Boston. Have others you love? Share them with us in the comments.


  1. Your "excessive" and "improper" use of quotation marks is "really fucking irritating".

    1. I suppose you don't understand how Zagat works. The reviews are aggregations of reviews written by diners. The reviews select common/appropriate phrases used in these reviews to describe the restaurant, marking them by quotation marks.

  2. "Gourmet Dumpling" in Chinatown (Beach St).
    Bit of a dive, but excellent food; lines can be quite long, though, but the wait is never ever really long. You actually may bump into a celebrity or two on occasion :-)