Top Allergy-Friendly Restaurants in Boston

Top Allergy-Friendly Restaurants in BostonWe’ve compiled the top-rated food allergy-friendly restaurants in Boston based on reviews by AllergyEats’ users who represent over 300 unique food allergies and intolerances, including the Top 8 (dairy, egg, fish, peanut, shellfish, soy, tree nut and wheat), sesame and gluten.”

Boston Food Allergy-Friendly Restaurant List

Jennifer Lee’s Gourmet Bakery

“It is so rare to be able to buy anything at a bakery when you have a long list of food allergies. Everything in this bakery is Vegan, Gluten-Free and Peanut/Nut free. And everything is delicious. They have donuts, cookies, muffins, loaves, and other things.”

RATED FOR: Peanuts, Tree Nuts, Dairy, Eggs, Wheat, Sesame

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Blue Dragon

 “I called a couple hours before going to tell them about my allergies and they said they’d have a menu specific to my allergies ready for me when I came in. I got my menu that had so many options! Our waitress explained everything to me and was so nice. They had a great understanding of cross contamination without me having to explain it at all!”

RATED FOR: Peanuts, Tree Nuts, Dairy, Eggs, Banana, Kiwi

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Hard Rock Cafe

“They did a great job accommodating allergies. French fries are in dedicated fryer.”

RATED FOR: Peanuts, Tree Nuts, Sesame, Shellfish, Eggs

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“Menu footnote says they’ll work with allergies. They weren’t kidding! Waiter understood, repeated back, returned with options after talking with chef, listed ingredients when he brought the food.”

RATED FOR: Dairy, Wheat, Gluten, Soy

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Pellinos Restaurant

“A nut free authentic North End restaurant! There is even safe dessert. The only things not made in-house are the gelato and cannoli shell.”

RATED FOR: Peanuts, Tree Nuts

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Union Oyster House

“Went to eat with my kids who both have severe food allergies.They were able to safely eat and we had a great time. Note: The chef also has a peanut allergy.”

RATED FOR: Peanuts, Tree Nuts, Dairy, Shellfish, Sesame, Fish, Peas, Chickpeas, Cabbage

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Joe’s American Bar & Grill

“Waitress was incredibly knowledgeable and attentive. Manager brought food out and confirmed it was safe. Our son had many options to choose from!”

RATED FOR: Dairy, Wheat, Gluten

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Legal Sea Foods (Long Wharf)

“Legal Sea Foods is by far one of the most accommodating restaurants I go to. They show they truly care about the allergies and always provide me with a delicious and safe meal. I truly enjoy that management brings out my meal separately from the rest of the party to assure me that everything has been safe and there is no cross-contamination.”

RATED FOR: Peanuts, Tree Nuts, Dairy, Eggs, Wheat, Shellfish, Soy

More reviews for Legal Sea Foods (Long Wharf).

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About AllergyEats Top Restaurant Lists

AllergyEats Top Restaurant Lists are based on the allergy-friendliness ratings of eateries, per food-allergic reviewers on the AllergyEats app and website at the time of publication, and not the restaurants themselves. AllergyEats encourages diners with food allergies to use these Top Restaurant Lists as a starting point when seeking dining options and to always disclose allergies to the wait staff, ask questions about ingredients and food preparation, and carry allergy medications.


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