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Craving Chicken and Dumplings. Where to go in Boston?

Melmybelle Jan 11, 2011 12:15 PM


The title pretty much says it all. The only place I know of that would definitely have chicken and dumplings is Cracker Barrel. Any other spots that might give me my fix (and do it better)?

Thank you for your help!

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  1. Prav RE: Melmybelle Jan 11, 2011 12:20 PM

    Geoffrey's in Back Bay seems to have it, but I've never been. Here's their dinner menu (pdf): http://www.geoffreyscafebar.com/docum...

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      teezeetoo RE: Melmybelle Jan 11, 2011 12:38 PM

      Hungry Mother has a great take on it, though not quite traditional. The dumplings are more like gnocchi.

      Hungry Mother
      Cambridge, MA, Cambridge, MA

      1. Prav RE: Melmybelle Jan 11, 2011 12:41 PM

        Also, not exaaaactly the same, but New England Soup Factory has very nice chicken soup (rich, schmaltzy broth) with absolutely brobdingnagian softball-like matzoh balls.

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          smcbride3 RE: Melmybelle Jan 11, 2011 12:59 PM


          make it, its not rocket science. This is a super easy meal to make.

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            hckybg RE: Melmybelle Jan 12, 2011 08:05 AM

            It was the soup of the day at All-Star Sandwich Bar yesterday. I didn't have it but perhaps you could call and see when they will feature it again.

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