2016 Winner: The Lower Depths
Photo Credit: Courtesy of The Lower Depths
It’s a rookie move to waste your gameday elbowing for personal space amid tourists at a Lansdowne Street bar. Pros know to descend to the locals-luring Lower Depths for grub and suds. The Kenmore Square standby has one of Boston’s biggest beer lists—nearly 150 varieties—that washes down awesomely funky eats, including a menu of inventively topped tater tots and build-your-own Fenway franks with fixings like beer cheese dip and sauerkraut.
The Lower Depths
476 Comm. Ave., Boston • (617) 266-6662
2015 Winner: Audubon
This rechristened cocktail joint (formerly Audubon Circle) offers Fenway crowds an alternative to sticky-floored sports bars serving watery beer and frozen buffalo wings…...
- 838 Beacon St., Boston
- (617) 421-1910
2017 Winner: Eastern Standard
If you want to fight for elbow room with sweaty stadium seat-warmers at a nearby sports bar, feel free...
- 528 Commonwealth Ave., Boston
- (617) 532-9100
2018 Winner: Bleacher Bar
- 82A Lansdowne St., Boston
- (617) 262-2424