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The Ultimate Guide to Saturday Dining Specials in Boston

As a weekend bonus for Cheap Eats Week, here's a round-up of Saturday dining deals around town.

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Puritan & Co.
| Rachel Leah Blumenthal for Eater

Cheap Eats Week

As a weekend bonus for Cheap Eats Week, here's a round-up of Saturday dining deals around town. Did we miss your favorite? Hit up the tipline or leave a comment below.

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1. UNI Sashimi Bar

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370 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02215
(617) 536-7200
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Late-night ramen and other specials, starting at 11 p.m.

2. Whiskey's

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885 Boylston St
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 262-5551
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$2.99 pizzas daily from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Plus, 25-cent wings from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday (beverage must be purchased, and the wings aren't available for takeout.)

3. Puritan & Co.

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1166 Cambridge St.
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 615-6195
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Saturday Meat Market: From noon until 2 p.m. on Saturdays, Puritan & Co. turns its adjacent space into a takeout lunch joint with classics like New England grinders, meatball subs, and corned beef sandwiches. Prices range from $5 to $10.

4. Tico

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222 Berkeley St
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 351-0400
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At Saturday brunch from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., order a Tiko Bowl — cava, vodka, and orange juice, with optional fruit add-ons (starting at $18/two people or $38/four or more) — and get a complimentary small plate.

5. Boston Chops

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1375 Washington St
Boston, MA 02118
(617) 227-5011
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Offers a late-night burger from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. daily — government cheese, lettuce, tomato, bacon, caramelized onions, pickles, and secret sauce, served on a toasted bun, $6.

6. MJ O'Connor's (South End)

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27 Columbus Ave
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 482-2255
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Offers a $6 bar menu of small bites daily from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. to midnight.

7. MJ O'Connor's (Seaport District)

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425 Summer St
Boston, MA 02210
(617) 443-0800
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Offers a $7 bar menu of small bites from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. daily (all day on Sundays).

8. 5 Napkin Burger

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105 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02199
(617) 375-2277
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Slider Happy Hour: $2 sliders, 50-cent taquitos, and 50-cent wings from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. to close daily.

9. Barney Fanning's Boston Irish Pub

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Broad Street
Boston, MA 02110
(617) 357-8287
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$1 oysters from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

10. Barracuda Tavern

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15 Bosworth St
Boston, MA 02108
(617) 482-0301
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$1 oysters all day.

11. Conor Larkins

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329 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 867-0084
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Happy Hour: A variety of "pub grub specials" for $4.95, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

12. Dante

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40 Edwin H Land Blvd
Cambridge, MA 02142
(617) 497-4200
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$1 oysters 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the bar and lounge.

13. Earls Kitchen + Bar

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Assembly Row, Assembly Row
Somerville, MA 02145
(617) 666-1790
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Happy Hour: From 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on the patio and in the lounge, get deals on snacks like tuna tostadas ($2/each), guac and chips ($7), and more, plus $3 well highballs.

14. Firebrand Saints

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1 Broadway
Cambridge, MA 02142
(617) 401-3399
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$1 oysters from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m.

15. Grafton Street Pub

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1230 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 497-0400
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$1 oysters after 11 p.m.

16. Grendel's Den Restaurant & Bar

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89 Winthrop St
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 491-1160
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The whole food menu is half-priced from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Minimum purchase of $3/person; not valid on the patio.

17. Ichiban Yakitori Sushi House

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14A Westland Ave
Boston, MA 02115
$1 oysters and a happy hour menu from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. to close.

18. La Brasa

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124 Broadway
Somerville, MA 02145
(617) 764-1412
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$1 oysters from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. all summer.

19. Lineage

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242 Harvard St
Brookline, MA 02446
(617) 232-0065
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$1 oysters from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., only at the bar.

20. Marliave

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10 Bosworth St
Boston, MA 02108
(617) 422-0004
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From 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. to 10 p.m., oysters and clams are half-priced ($1.50 and $1.00 respectively).

21. Nix's Mate Kitchen & Cocktails

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89 Broad St
Boston, MA 02110
(617) 556-0006
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$1 oysters from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

22. Pour House Bar & Grill

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907 Boylston St
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 236-1767
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Burger Mania: Half-priced burgers from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. (dine-in only, excludes holidays).

23. Precinct Kitchen & Bar

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350 Stuart St
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 532-3827
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$1 oysters from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

24. Russell House Tavern

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14 JFK St
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 500-6055
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$1 oysters 11 p.m. to 1 a.m.

25. Smith & Wollensky (Back Bay)

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101 Arlington St
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 423-1112
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$1 oysters from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

26. Sterling's

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60 State St
Boston, MA 02109
(617) 531-8200
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$1 oysters from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.

27. The Phoenix Landing

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512 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 576-6260
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Happy Hour: Select appetizers are $5 to $7 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

28. The Red House Restaurant

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98 Winthrop St
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 576-0605
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Two-for-a-dollar oysters from noon until 6 p.m. for the first dozen and then a dollar each after that. After 6 p.m., they're all a dollar each until close. Available at the bar and, weather-permitting, on the patio — no reservations accepted if you're not ordering from the full menu.

29. M.C. Spiedo

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606 Congress St
Boston, MA 02210
(617) 476-5606
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$5 full-sized pizzas on the patio from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. throughout the summer. Options include margherita; caramelized onion and bacon; prosciutto and fig; and more.

30. Haru

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55 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02199
(617) 536-0770
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Happy Hour: From 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. until close at the bar and in the lounge, get select appetizers and sushi rolls for $4 to $8.

1. UNI Sashimi Bar

370 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215
Late-night ramen and other specials, starting at 11 p.m.
370 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02215

2. Whiskey's

885 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116
$2.99 pizzas daily from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Plus, 25-cent wings from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday (beverage must be purchased, and the wings aren't available for takeout.)
885 Boylston St
Boston, MA 02116

3. Puritan & Co.

1166 Cambridge St., Cambridge, MA 02139
Saturday Meat Market: From noon until 2 p.m. on Saturdays, Puritan & Co. turns its adjacent space into a takeout lunch joint with classics like New England grinders, meatball subs, and corned beef sandwiches. Prices range from $5 to $10.
1166 Cambridge St.
Cambridge, MA 02139

4. Tico

222 Berkeley St, Boston, MA 02116
At Saturday brunch from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., order a Tiko Bowl — cava, vodka, and orange juice, with optional fruit add-ons (starting at $18/two people or $38/four or more) — and get a complimentary small plate.
222 Berkeley St
Boston, MA 02116

5. Boston Chops

1375 Washington St, Boston, MA 02118
Offers a late-night burger from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. daily — government cheese, lettuce, tomato, bacon, caramelized onions, pickles, and secret sauce, served on a toasted bun, $6.
1375 Washington St
Boston, MA 02118

6. MJ O'Connor's (South End)

27 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02116
Offers a $6 bar menu of small bites daily from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. to midnight.
27 Columbus Ave
Boston, MA 02116

7. MJ O'Connor's (Seaport District)

425 Summer St, Boston, MA 02210
Offers a $7 bar menu of small bites from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. daily (all day on Sundays).
425 Summer St
Boston, MA 02210

8. 5 Napkin Burger

105 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199
Slider Happy Hour: $2 sliders, 50-cent taquitos, and 50-cent wings from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. to close daily.
105 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02199

9. Barney Fanning's Boston Irish Pub

Broad Street, Boston, MA 02110
$1 oysters from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Broad Street
Boston, MA 02110

10. Barracuda Tavern

15 Bosworth St, Boston, MA 02108
$1 oysters all day.
15 Bosworth St
Boston, MA 02108

11. Conor Larkins

329 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115
Happy Hour: A variety of "pub grub specials" for $4.95, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
329 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02115

12. Dante

40 Edwin H Land Blvd, Cambridge, MA 02142
$1 oysters 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the bar and lounge.
40 Edwin H Land Blvd
Cambridge, MA 02142

13. Earls Kitchen + Bar

Assembly Row, Assembly Row, Somerville, MA 02145
Happy Hour: From 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on the patio and in the lounge, get deals on snacks like tuna tostadas ($2/each), guac and chips ($7), and more, plus $3 well highballs.
Assembly Row, Assembly Row
Somerville, MA 02145

14. Firebrand Saints

1 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02142
$1 oysters from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m.
1 Broadway
Cambridge, MA 02142

15. Grafton Street Pub

1230 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138
$1 oysters after 11 p.m.
1230 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02138

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16. Grendel's Den Restaurant & Bar

89 Winthrop St, Cambridge, MA 02138
The whole food menu is half-priced from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Minimum purchase of $3/person; not valid on the patio.
89 Winthrop St
Cambridge, MA 02138

17. Ichiban Yakitori Sushi House

14A Westland Ave, Boston, MA 02115
$1 oysters and a happy hour menu from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. to close.
14A Westland Ave
Boston, MA 02115

18. La Brasa

124 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145
$1 oysters from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. all summer.
124 Broadway
Somerville, MA 02145

19. Lineage

242 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02446
$1 oysters from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., only at the bar.
242 Harvard St
Brookline, MA 02446

20. Marliave

10 Bosworth St, Boston, MA 02108
From 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. to 10 p.m., oysters and clams are half-priced ($1.50 and $1.00 respectively).
10 Bosworth St
Boston, MA 02108

21. Nix's Mate Kitchen & Cocktails

89 Broad St, Boston, MA 02110
$1 oysters from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
89 Broad St
Boston, MA 02110

22. Pour House Bar & Grill

907 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02115
Burger Mania: Half-priced burgers from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. (dine-in only, excludes holidays).
907 Boylston St
Boston, MA 02115

23. Precinct Kitchen & Bar

350 Stuart St, Boston, MA 02116
$1 oysters from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
350 Stuart St
Boston, MA 02116

24. Russell House Tavern

14 JFK St, Cambridge, MA 02138
$1 oysters 11 p.m. to 1 a.m.
14 JFK St
Cambridge, MA 02138

25. Smith & Wollensky (Back Bay)

101 Arlington St, Boston, MA 02116
$1 oysters from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
101 Arlington St
Boston, MA 02116

26. Sterling's

60 State St, Boston, MA 02109
$1 oysters from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
60 State St
Boston, MA 02109

27. The Phoenix Landing

512 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139
Happy Hour: Select appetizers are $5 to $7 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
512 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02139

28. The Red House Restaurant

98 Winthrop St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Two-for-a-dollar oysters from noon until 6 p.m. for the first dozen and then a dollar each after that. After 6 p.m., they're all a dollar each until close. Available at the bar and, weather-permitting, on the patio — no reservations accepted if you're not ordering from the full menu.
98 Winthrop St
Cambridge, MA 02138

29. M.C. Spiedo

606 Congress St, Boston, MA 02210
$5 full-sized pizzas on the patio from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. throughout the summer. Options include margherita; caramelized onion and bacon; prosciutto and fig; and more.
606 Congress St
Boston, MA 02210

30. Haru

55 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199
Happy Hour: From 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. until close at the bar and in the lounge, get select appetizers and sushi rolls for $4 to $8.
55 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02199

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