837 Summer St
Cool dive bar vibe. Gone Baby Gone filmed at Murphy’s. Cheap beer. 2am last call.
L Street Tavern
658A E 8th St
Good Will Hunting was filmed here. The crowd is hip and happening with a mainly 20’s and 30’s crowd. Great juke box and a fun and lively vibe.
501 E 8th St
Cozy Southie bar with an old school feel. Full bar and they serve food.
367 E 8TH St
Authentic Southie Bar. Large and spacious. Awesome jukebox. Really delicious steak-tips. Full lunch and dinner menu. Friendly staff. Trivia Thursdays.
22 West Broadway
This shiny new spot in the Southie restaurant scene has a large bar covered in pennies. Comfort food, amazing deep dish pizza and a lively social scene. Get the scoop!
The Fox & the Knife
28 West Broadway
The 75-seat restaurant is an “an Italian-inspired neighborhood enoteca that is just a warm, welcoming neighborhood joint.”
152 Dorchester Ave.
Moonshine is comfortable and chic. Fun signature cocktails and delicious food. Dinner served nightly as well as brunch on Saturday and Sunday.
80 West Broadway
This popular spot boasts the oldest working draught beer pump in Boston and the proud home of the oldest hand carved bar in America.
170 West Broadway
Karen Akunowicz — James Beard Best Chef Northeast and owner of Fox & the Knife – newest restaurant in the neighborhood! Bar Volpe features Southern Italian cuisine – think seafood, vegetables and of course, pasta!
332 West Broadway
Chill vibes. Mixed crowd off all ages. Serves a menu of classic pub good. On weekends usually has a DJ spinning.
The Clock Tavern
342 West Broadway
The brother tavern to Shenanigan’s, this bar is a little bit more “hole in the wall”. Its old school feel is great spot to enjoy a drink and people watch.
268 West Broadway (next to Burger King)
This might be the scariest bar in Southie. Cheap beer and drinks. A cast of characters from 8am until closing.
Loco Taqueria and Oyster Bar
412 West Broadway
This Mexican spot boasts over 25 types of tequila and has a menu bursting with deliciousness featuring items like fried rock shrimp, tenderloin steak skewers, tuna crude and tacos galore! Know what else will knock your socks off – Loco’s impressive new decor with its large wooden bar and lighting that creates a little ambiance.
443 West Broadway
Eh oh eh (in your best Paulie Walnuts voice)! Serving up rustic Italian fare, Capo’s impressive interior features rich wood, two bars, a giant fireplace and the basement featuring live music and dancing!
425 West Broadway
This Southie’s hot spot has specialty drinks and a menu including goat cheese dip and wood fire pizza. This is the place to be seen.
Hunter’s Kitchen + Bar
110 Dorchester Street
Cozy, friendly vibe featuring a menu of southern comfort food. Nightly entertainment!
118 Dorchester Street
This wildly popular spot serves up dumplings, sushi and tropical drinks!
77 Dorchester Street
This popular spot for 20 somethings is often filled to capacity on a weekend night. The bartenders are friendly and knowledgeable.
11 Dorchester Street
This Southie hot spot is located at 11 Dorchester Street and features globally inspired food, creative craft cocktails and an interior that is mid-century meets rustic plus in the wintertime – their atrium is transformed into the Lodge at Publico.
Tom English’s Cottage
118 Emerson Street
One of the last of the lovable dive bars – a nice blend of old and new residents. Fun and lively vibe.
709 East Broadway
This cozy hot spot might be the most intimate place to watch the Pats! With 3 large tvs in the bar area, order ups some shareable plates like flatbread, crab cakes or lettuce wraps! Roza Lyons also features an excellent selection of craft beer, wine and craft cocktails, will be serving up lunch and dinner 7 days a week!
734 E Broadway
Everybody loves The Broadway! Industrial yet warm, this neighborhood restaurant features wood oven pizza, burgers, appetizers and shareable cocktails. Lively and fun environment. Plenty of TV’s to watch the game!
658 E Broadway
The Playwright Bar has been one of the South Boston’s favorite neighborhood bars for over a decade now. They carry a wide variety of draughts, spirits and fine wines. The friendly, sports inspired atmosphere is the perfect place to root for your favorite team while enjoying some solid bar fare. The Playwright also features casual dining area with an extensive menu where there is something for everyone. It is a perfect place to gather for cocktails, dinner or enjoy a weekend brunch.
588 East Third Street
Located one block from Thirst is an original Southie dive bar – Shannon’s. Full bar, good people.
149 P Street
This cozy spot has gorgeous woodwork, a retro vibe and antique fire extinguishers for bar taps. The menu features comfort food with a spin with favorites like hog wings and mac and cheese fritters. Their bartenders are second to non and are true mixologists.