The Faneuil Hall Marketplace is one of Boston’s most beloved tourist attractions. It’s an excellent resource to find some the city’s best shopping, Boston’s most well-known Irish Pubs and a variety of great restaurants. The food scene at Faneuil Hall is definitely up there in the local culinary world and most of the establishments serve the area’s most famous dish. New England Clam Chowder in what could be considered the cultural hub of New England is absolutely delicious. With so much wonderful flavor to be enjoyed, we’ve created a list of the best places to get clam chowder in Faneuil Hall.

Durgin Park Restaurant

Durgin Park Restaurant is one Faneuil Hall’s oldest and most well-known establishments. The dining room’s history dates back to the city’s colonial days in the mid-1700’s. Having stuck it out through the majority of American history, Durgin Park is about as Boston as any place can be. Their menu features a delicious collection of American fare and seafood. They’re known for large, delicious servings of prime rib and, of course, an incredible cup of clam chowder. Boiled to perfection, their chowder has a really thick consistency with a strong, creamy flavor.

340 Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Boston, MA 02109

Boston Chowda Co.

Running out of the centrally located Quincy Market Building, Boston Chowda Co. is the best spot to grab a hot cup of chowder on the go. Have it served in a bread bowl, or with a delicious lobster roll and step outside to eat in the picturesque Faneuil Hall space. Surrounded by old buildings, and loads of people walking and shopping, this is one of the most beautiful places to relax and observe the city of Boston. With all there is to enjoy and see, the stage is set by Boston Chowda’s absolutely delicious clam chowder.

Quincy Market Building
Boston, MA 02109

Salty Dog Seafood Grille & Bar

Salty Dog Seafood is one of Faneuil Hall’s favorite and most beloved restaurants. Their seafood is up there with the best in Boston serving up steamers, mussels, cajun spiced shrimp, oyster stew, lobster sandwiches and a whole lot more. After an evening or afternoon at Salty Dog, you will truly understand why Boston and New England are so famous for their seafood. On top of it all, their chowder is the way it should be— well-balanced, rich and delicious.

206 Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Boston, MA 02109