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There are few spaces as comprehensive and exciting as Boston’s own City Winery. A hybrid space that serves as a winery, restaurant, retail shop, and live music club—it really has it all. Looking its diverse selection of offerings, we broke down the main reasons why we love City Winery.

The Wine

Yes, City Winery Boston actually makes the wine right here in Boston. Try any of the 20 varieties produced on-site. Earthy reds, buttery whites, and more—it’s here. City Winery Boston also serves wine from top global producers, too. The wine bar has a selection from the tap, and from the bottle, and varietals rotate base on what’s best.

The Food

The adjoining restaurant has a flavor-forward menu with a variety of options. Enjoy small plates like braised duck tacos, wild mushroom risotto balls, or dig in with a City Winery Burger, or a honey-mustard grilled then braised short rib.


Known as “urban wine country,” City Winery has become a popular destination for events. Host a party, or even a small wedding for up to 300 guests in Boston’s City Winery massive space, and utilize all of its delectable offerings in the process.


City Winery has a delightful retail space where guests can purchase a variety of fun takeaways like original City Winery wines, Vinofile memberships, artist wines, and fun merchandise. This is perfect for travelers who want to take some of this experience home with them.

The Live Tunes

City Winery Boston’s main role? Concert venue. Touring acts put on intimate, thrilling shows. It’s a more under-the-radar music destination in Boston, so keep an eye out for shows when you’re in town.

City Winery and More

Planning on stopping by City Winery when you’re in Boston? Check out even more of our local recommendations on Boxer Boston’s blog.