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Where to Watch the Election Results in Boston

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The time has come. Election Day is upon us, and on Tuesday, November 8, the country will decide whether Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump will serve as the next president of the United States. After three debates and a lengthy (and often ugly) campaign, it is all about to come to a head.

Want to watch the future of the country unfold surrounded by friends, neighbors, and/or strangers while drinking booze (lots of booze) and eating dinner or a snack? A number of Boston-area restaurants, bars, and breweries will be streaming election coverage with audio (and in some cases, serving up election-themed specials) on televisions and projection screens.

From live Twitter streams to Trump-themed cocktails and Clinton-themed snacks, there's a little something for everyone, regardless of who's got your vote.

This map will be updated as more restaurants share their plans for Tuesday night; hit up the tipline if there's an event we've missed.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Brass Union

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70 Union Sq
Somerville, MA 02143
(617) 623-9211
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Streaming election coverage with sound on the 70-inch television in the lounge. Special cocktails will be available ($10 each) — the "Bye Obama," with rum, lime juice, and house made grenadine; the "Air Force Rum"; and the "Running Mate." Customers can vote for their favorite, and a few winners will be chosen to take home a gift basket.
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2. Bukowski Tavern

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1281 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 497-7077
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Bukowski's Cambridge location is airing election day coverage and offering several food specials, including Buffalo Maple Dusted Little Fingers, Crooked [Hillary] Tree IPA Battered Onion Rings with a "private server" of dipping sauces, and a Ken Bone bone marrow dish "for the independent and undecided." There will also be a "Tofu Palin" in honor of Green Party candidate Jill Stein. Additionally, if you show up with an "I Voted" sticker, you will be congratulated with a two-ounce portion of homemade hot sauce.

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3. Lala Rokh

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97 Mount Vernon St
Boston, MA 02108
(617) 720-5511
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Starting at 4 p.m., Lala Rokh will mark the end of the election cycle, offering a complimentary bar snack to customers who want to follow along as the results come in.

4. River Bar

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661 Assembly Row
Somerville, MA 02145
Streaming with closed captioning on the restaurant's HDTVs. River Bar will also have a variety of absinthe available.
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5. Somerville Brewing Company

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15 Ward St
Somerville, MA 02143
(800) 428-1150
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At its Ward Street location, Somerville Brewing Company will host an Election Night Ball, complete with a balloon drop. There will be plenty of beer available from 8 p.m. to midnight, along with coverage of election results.

6. The Independent

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75 Union Sq
Somerville, MA 02143
(617) 440-6022
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Airing election coverage with sound on every television in both the bar area and in the pub. Also serving a "Penicillin" cocktail to cure the ails of this election cycle. Made with scotch, fresh lemon, ginger, and honey, the Penicillin is available for $11.

7. State Park

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One Kendall Sq. Bld. 300
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 848-4355
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State Park will have an election night party running from 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. with Notch beer and food and drink specials. The election will be on all televisions (with sound).
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8. Cathedral Station

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1222 Washington St
Boston, MA 02118
(617) 338-6060
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Airing election coverage starting at 6 p.m. Specials for the night include a Hillary Burger (ingredients classified), a Trump Sandwich (full of baloney), and two cocktails: the Bad Hombre and the Equal Pay Martini.

9. The Rising

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1172 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 714-4130
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The Rising will air the election on all 10 televisions during its election night party, and there will be food and drink specials throughout the night, starting at 6 p.m.

10. Atwood’s Tavern

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877 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02141
(617) 864-2792
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Viewing party for the election results starting at 9:30 p.m., plus music from local musicians. More details are available on the venue's event page for election night.
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11. Chelsea Station Restaurant Bar & Lounge

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Chelsea Station will air election night coverage and will offer free light snacks alongside cocktails.
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12. Foundry On Elm

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255 Elm St
Somerville, MA 02144
(617) 628-9999
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While broadcasting election coverage and results with sound, Foundry on Elm will serve two themed cocktails for $12 each: the Nasty Woman (made with gin) and The Orangeman (made with whiskey).
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13. Ester

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2261 Dorchester Ave
Dorchester, MA 02124
(617) 698-2261
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Showing the results and offering Election Day specials, including free cookies and the chance to win a $50 gift card.
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14. Craigie on Main

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853 Main St
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 497-5511
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A group of local bartenders will be stirring up some presidential-themed cocktails at Craigie on Main on Tuesday. Guests can follow election results, cast their ballots for favorite cocktail, and grab some late night snacks until 11 p.m. There will also be giveaways for anyone wearing their "I voted" stickers.
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15. Trophy Room

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26 Chandler St
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 482-3450
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Trophy Room has an contest in store for Election Day. Guests will put forth their best guess on the electoral totals for each candidate will be at the end of each hour, and the winner will receive a gift certificate for dinner at the restaurant. RSVP for the event, which starts at 7 p.m.
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16. Common Ground

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319 Broadway
Arlington, MA 02474
Follow the results live while sampling new releases from Ithaca Brewery, eating comfort food specials, and playing trivia. There will also be prizes from the brewery.
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17. Aeronaut Brewing Company

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14 Tyler St
Somerville, MA 02143
(617) 987-4236
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Aeronaut has dubbed Tuesday "Apocalypse Nigh," and it will open at 5 p.m. for people to watch the live election results.
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18. Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse

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250 Northern Ave
Boston, MA 02210
(617) 951-1368
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Viewing party from 6:30-9:30 p.m. on Tuesday, with complimentary passed hor d'oeuvres and live streaming of the election results. RSVPs requested: RSVPBoston@dfrg.com
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19. Terry O'Reilly's

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45 Union St
Newton, MA 02459
(617) 964-9275
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There will be full audio in the front bar, beginning at 7 p.m., along with a Grateful Dead cover band playing at 8 p.m.
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20. The Lansdowne Pub

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9 Lansdowne St.
Boston, MA 02215
(617) 247-1222
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Lansdowne will be ready for the election starting at 4 p.m. Watch the results on the big screen while contending for some giveaways until 2 a.m.
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21. Redd's In Rozzie

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4257 Washington St
Boston, MA 02131
(617) 325-1000
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The "entire staff is down with Hillary" and is looking to hang out with "likeminded neighbors" as the results come in. It'll be a special Burgers and Bingo night, and all candidate speeches will be played with sound. Dinner will be served from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. ("burgers galore"), and the bar will be open until 1 a.m. or until "the place clears out due to heavy indulgence by the masses."
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22. Alden & Harlow

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40 Brattle St
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 864-2100
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Playing election coverage throughout the night.
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23. Waypoint

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1030 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 864-2300
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"20 varieties of absinthe may not be enough for tomorrow's election, but we'll be here playing coverage all service," tweets Waypoint.
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24. Pier 6

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1 8th Street, Pier 6
Boston, MA 02129
(617) 337-0054
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Airing results all evening long, starting at 5 p.m. Thematically named cocktails include the Billionaire Boulevardier, a barrel-aged beverage with Woodford Reserve Rye, vermouth, and a dried orange crisp; the Oaktober Surprise Smash with Absolut Oak, lemon, mint, and simple syrup; and the How 'Bout Them Emails with Avion blanco tequila, Downeast cider, agave, cinnamon, and lime. (Each is $13.) There will be complimentary bar bites available with bar service, and the full dinner menu will be available.
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25. Idle Hands Craft Ales

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89 Commercial St
Malden, MA 02148
Showing the results on the big screen in the taproom.
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1. Brass Union

70 Union Sq, Somerville, MA 02143
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Streaming election coverage with sound on the 70-inch television in the lounge. Special cocktails will be available ($10 each) — the "Bye Obama," with rum, lime juice, and house made grenadine; the "Air Force Rum"; and the "Running Mate." Customers can vote for their favorite, and a few winners will be chosen to take home a gift basket.
70 Union Sq
Somerville, MA 02143

2. Bukowski Tavern

1281 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139
Katie Chudy for Eater

Bukowski's Cambridge location is airing election day coverage and offering several food specials, including Buffalo Maple Dusted Little Fingers, Crooked [Hillary] Tree IPA Battered Onion Rings with a "private server" of dipping sauces, and a Ken Bone bone marrow dish "for the independent and undecided." There will also be a "Tofu Palin" in honor of Green Party candidate Jill Stein. Additionally, if you show up with an "I Voted" sticker, you will be congratulated with a two-ounce portion of homemade hot sauce.

1281 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02139

3. Lala Rokh

97 Mount Vernon St, Boston, MA 02108
Starting at 4 p.m., Lala Rokh will mark the end of the election cycle, offering a complimentary bar snack to customers who want to follow along as the results come in.
97 Mount Vernon St
Boston, MA 02108

4. River Bar

661 Assembly Row, Somerville, MA 02145
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Streaming with closed captioning on the restaurant's HDTVs. River Bar will also have a variety of absinthe available.
661 Assembly Row
Somerville, MA 02145

5. Somerville Brewing Company

15 Ward St, Somerville, MA 02143
At its Ward Street location, Somerville Brewing Company will host an Election Night Ball, complete with a balloon drop. There will be plenty of beer available from 8 p.m. to midnight, along with coverage of election results.
15 Ward St
Somerville, MA 02143

6. The Independent

75 Union Sq, Somerville, MA 02143
Airing election coverage with sound on every television in both the bar area and in the pub. Also serving a "Penicillin" cocktail to cure the ails of this election cycle. Made with scotch, fresh lemon, ginger, and honey, the Penicillin is available for $11.
75 Union Sq
Somerville, MA 02143

7. State Park

One Kendall Sq. Bld. 300, Cambridge, MA 02139
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State Park will have an election night party running from 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. with Notch beer and food and drink specials. The election will be on all televisions (with sound).
One Kendall Sq. Bld. 300
Cambridge, MA 02139

8. Cathedral Station

1222 Washington St, Boston, MA 02118
Airing election coverage starting at 6 p.m. Specials for the night include a Hillary Burger (ingredients classified), a Trump Sandwich (full of baloney), and two cocktails: the Bad Hombre and the Equal Pay Martini.
1222 Washington St
Boston, MA 02118

9. The Rising

1172 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139
The Rising will air the election on all 10 televisions during its election night party, and there will be food and drink specials throughout the night, starting at 6 p.m.
1172 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02139

10. Atwood’s Tavern

877 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02141
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Viewing party for the election results starting at 9:30 p.m., plus music from local musicians. More details are available on the venue's event page for election night.
877 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02141

11. Chelsea Station Restaurant Bar & Lounge

Chelsea, MA 02150
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Chelsea Station will air election night coverage and will offer free light snacks alongside cocktails.

12. Foundry On Elm

255 Elm St, Somerville, MA 02144
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While broadcasting election coverage and results with sound, Foundry on Elm will serve two themed cocktails for $12 each: the Nasty Woman (made with gin) and The Orangeman (made with whiskey).
255 Elm St
Somerville, MA 02144

13. Ester

2261 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester, MA 02124
Katie Chudy for Eater
Showing the results and offering Election Day specials, including free cookies and the chance to win a $50 gift card.
2261 Dorchester Ave
Dorchester, MA 02124

14. Craigie on Main

853 Main St, Cambridge, MA 02139
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A group of local bartenders will be stirring up some presidential-themed cocktails at Craigie on Main on Tuesday. Guests can follow election results, cast their ballots for favorite cocktail, and grab some late night snacks until 11 p.m. There will also be giveaways for anyone wearing their "I voted" stickers.
853 Main St
Cambridge, MA 02139

15. Trophy Room

26 Chandler St, Boston, MA 02116
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Trophy Room has an contest in store for Election Day. Guests will put forth their best guess on the electoral totals for each candidate will be at the end of each hour, and the winner will receive a gift certificate for dinner at the restaurant. RSVP for the event, which starts at 7 p.m.
26 Chandler St
Boston, MA 02116

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16. Common Ground

319 Broadway, Arlington, MA 02474
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Follow the results live while sampling new releases from Ithaca Brewery, eating comfort food specials, and playing trivia. There will also be prizes from the brewery.
319 Broadway
Arlington, MA 02474

17. Aeronaut Brewing Company

14 Tyler St, Somerville, MA 02143