Looking for something to do on the 4th
? Whether you’re looking to party poolside with friends or enjoy a special five-course beer dinner, there’s a little something for everyone to celebrate the US of A this Fourth of July. Come celebrate our founding Fathers this Independence Day at these Boston-Area Hot Spots.
Bear in Boots
If you’re headed to Cape Cod this Fourth of July weekend, be sure to stop by Falmouth-based Bear in Boots Gastropub
for a cocktail special that’s guarenteed to make sparks fly. The beverage team is kicking it up a notch with the Watermelon Firecracker
cocktail that features house-infused habanero tequila, fresh watermelon and lime juice with a lime to garnish.
285 Main St., Falmouth, MA
Open Tuesday-Saturday: 4:00 PM- 10:00 PM
Bistro du Midi
Executive Chef/Partner Robert Sisca and t he Bistro du Midi team invite guests to celebrate Franco-American independence with the 714 menu. Beginning July 1 through July 14, Bistro du Midi will commemorate both American Independence Day and French Independence Day, commonly known as Bastille Day. Throughout the duration of this celebration, guests can indulge in this 714 menu, named for its 7 options, 1 prix fixe, and 4 courses. This menu will be available in the main dining room, with magnificent views overlooking the Public Garden. The menu selections are as follows:
Chilled Corn Soup, Corn Croquette, Espelette
Halibut Crudo, White Anchovy, Nicoise Olive, Freeze-Dried Corn
Pork Pate, House Accompaniments
Pan Roasted Hake, Calamari, Fregola Sarda, Bouillabaisse Broth
Duck Bolognese, Garganelli Pasta, Whipped Ricotta
Gianduja Chocolate Beignet, Lavender Crème
Dulcey “Blond” Chocolate Mousse, Strawberry Sorbet
272 Boylston Street in Boston’s Back Bay
Monday-Sunday: 11:00 AM- 3:00 PM & 5:00 PM -10:00 PM
$49/person (not including tax and gratuity).
617.426.7878 or visit www.bistrodumidi.com
BOKX 109 American Prime
Celebrate your freedom all weekend long at the BOKX Pool’s Fifth of July Pool Party, featuring festive decorations, adult-slushes (with flavors like Rum Punch, Lemonade, Margarita), specialty cocktails, live entertainment, and more poolside Independence Day fun.
Guests can also indulge in the BOKX 109 Poolside Menu featuring summertime favorites like Fried Oysters
with guajillo remoulade and grilled lemon; BOKX Tacos
; and the Decon Burger
with aged cheddar, arugula, tomato, bacon, special sauce and fries. A variety of fresh salads, wraps and flatbreads are also available.
399 Grove St., Newton, MA (inside of Hotel Indigo)
11:00AM-4:00PM guests must be 21+
Tickets are $30/person (including one drink ticket)
Tickets can be purchased here
. For more information, please visit www.bokxprime.com
or call 617.454.3399.
Chef/Owner Dante de Magistris is teaming up with Jack’s Abby Brewing to present a special 4th
of July celebration featuring an Independence Day inspired five-course prix fixe menu, with pairings of refreshing brews from Framingham-based Jack’s Abby. After dinner, guests can enjoy the perfect view of Boston’s famous fireworks display, just steps off of Restaurant Dante’s patio.
40 Edwin H Land Blvd, Cambridge, MA
$100/person (this includes the five-course dinner with beer pairings—this excludes tax and gratuity),
Will begin at 7:30PM
The Tap Trailhouse
This Independence Day, guests can celebrate the red, white, and brew at The Tap Trailhouse
with a number of Colonial-inspired eats and a selection of ice cold beers from the extensive list if locally-crafted brews. With options like the Noble Dog
(8 oz. all-beef dog poached in brown sugar and signature Freedom Trail Ale with Boston Baked Beans), the Colonial Burger
(smoked bacon, red onion marmalade, aged cheddar with fries), and more, guests have every reason to head to The Tap Trailhouse to celebrate our founding fathers in style.
19 Union St. Boston, MA
Monday-Sunday 11:00 AM- 2:00 AM