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Nov 12, 2010 11:48 AM

Within walking distance from MFA

Taking some guests to the MFA on Sunday morning, then looking for something to do for lunch, sit down (not takeout). They're unlikely to want to deal with parking a second time. Where would you go for lunch within walking distance of the MFA?

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  1. Sounds like you want the Squealing Pig.

    1. Check out the restaurants in the MFA.

      1. BTW, the MFA is closed this Sunday AM!

        And with the members' opening of the new wing, parking and entry wll be packed!

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        1. re: fredid

          we're members, but thanks for watching out! :)

        2. It's not a short walk but I like to go to Brasserie Jo when visiting the MFA.

          Brasserie Jo
          120 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02116

          1. Thaitation (used to be Brown Sugar) is just a short walk across the Fens. Unless the weather is bad, it's easily doable.

            Brown Sugar Cafe
            1033 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215