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Swankalicious Aug 15, 2012 06:19 PM

What's good and veg friendly, besides...Towne? I just looked up the 5 Napkin brunch menu and was not enthralled. Help!

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    BellaBoston Aug 21, 2012 08:11 AM

    Back Bay Social falls a little short for me, espescially if you don't eat meat. I do like Towne but Mistral is probably the best around there (don't miss the cheese plate!). I think Cafeteria has brunch as well, but I can't speak to it.

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      KevinJF Aug 17, 2012 03:47 PM

      Hamersley's is not that far and has good veg. options.

      1. StevieC Aug 16, 2012 11:15 AM

        I'm not sure it fully qualifies as "veg friendly," but Back Bay Social Club does a very nice brunch.

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          BBHound Aug 15, 2012 07:57 PM

          Abe & Louie's has a good brunch menu and is located quite close to the Hynes. Not a lot of veg options though.

          1. opinionatedchef Aug 15, 2012 07:17 PM

            oooh, swank. i'd stay way away from 5napkin given what i've read about it. Brasserie Jo seems to be oft mentioned on CH. Mistralle also>there's even a current/ recent thread for you to check. We like Aquitaine alot but Mistralle's menu looks even better, though more pricey.

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              CookieLee Aug 15, 2012 06:37 PM

              I can't open the menu, but I see Brasserie Jo has brunch. Stephanie's on Newbury doesn't get a lot of love, I've always had a good meal there. They have brunch.

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                Jenny Ondioline Aug 16, 2012 09:40 PM

                Brasserie Jo only has a brunch menu on weekends; they have separate breakfast and lunch menus on weekdays.

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