A historic city, Lexington also boasts great food. Ask Chowhounds where to eat, and share your experiences with the best local eats.


Small Italian prune plums

by idabean1 1 year ago

It is the season for the Marian Burros' Plum Torte. In the Lexington MA area I've only found huge Empress Plums, which tend to be more sour and less tender than the "original". Who has found the ...

Anyone Remember this Place in Lexington Center?

by BoTo 12 years ago

Hey folks, This is a pretty odd question, but something made me think of this place the other day, and I was trying (and failing) to remember its name, or really anything significant about it. ...

Local strawberries 2016

by bear 5 years ago

I just picked up some delicious local berries at Wilson Farm in Lexington. They are Wilson's own berries. Deep red in the center, and juicy. Any other worthy berries?

New bread & pastries from France at Ma France in Lexington

Chris VR
by Chris VR 6 years ago

I saw on Ma France's Facebook feed that they were importing parbaked pastry & breads from France and finishing them off locally and selling them at their store in Lexington. My daughter & stopped ...

Pizza in Lexington/Belmont/Arlington?

Chris VR
by Chris VR 8 years ago

I know, pizza quests abound on this board, but we've just moved to Lexington and this is a stumper. I'm not a fan of the Greek style "house of pizza" pizzas, and I'm too much of a bleeding heart l...

I lied, more questions.

by vegan73 6 years ago

I just saw that great thread about a one day road trip in a convertible and it got me thinking about our day trip to Salem, Lexington and Concord. We're also going to Plymouth. I saw someone mentio...

Big shoutout for Meadow Mist Farms-Lexington!!

Science Chick
by Science Chick 6 years ago

For folks looking for fresh meat and produce, organically rasied, I couldn't recommend Meadow Mist Farm in Lexington more highly. The have organic pastured eggs and chicken, and other meats/veggie...

cake, cake, cake!

by granolagurl 6 years ago

Yep, it is that time of year again (my BIRTHDAY!) and I need a CAKE!!! 2 years ago (based on suggestions from my dear Chowhound friends), I got a strawberry shortcake from Vicki Lees. It was ok b...

Really good hardwood charcoal in Lexington area?

by Isolda 6 years ago

I just suffered through a bag of Cowboy (husband bought it.) I'm pretty sure it was just the charred remains of someone's house fire. Nothing but ash and huge chunks that had to be busted up to be ...

Taipei Gourmet, Lexington

by taterjane 9 years ago

Taipei Gourmet has taken over the former Three Gorges in Lexington. I visited it today with my parents for lunch. I had never been to Three Gorges, so I don't know if the interior has changed mu...

Why doesn't Daikanyama in Lexington get more love here?

Chris VR
by Chris VR 6 years ago

We had a really excellent meal there this weekend, and looking through past posts here, it doesn't get much attention. Maybe because their other location is in Bloomingdale's in Newton, and the wh...

Lexington, new: Artistry on the Green? and il Cassale Cucina ?

by opinionatedchef 7 years ago

Has anyone tried these new spots yet? Artistry on the Green is in the Inn at Hastings Park in the center of town, and Cucina is further towards the Arlington end of town, near Starbucks. We have e...

Breakfast in waltham area.. Anyone tried In A Pickle, Leo's Place or Artistry on the Green/Lexington?

by chompie 7 years ago

Tried to find a central meeting point today around 128/Pike intersection and Newton Marriott is way overpriced and not that good but it seems a wasteland area for breakfast, but these are some new-...

Lexington Restaurant

by kenb 7 years ago

Who knew? My wife and I went to Artistry on The Green in Lexington last week. I had never heard of the place before, had never seen it on a list of Lexington restaurants. It's in the Inn at Hasting...

Chinese in Lexington 2015

by opinionatedchef 7 years ago

justbeingpolite directed me to the new Beijing in Lexington so we went for lunch the other day and had some very good food. What a lovely space- 2nd floor, 3 sides of window walls, light and sleek...

Any thoughts on Rice Cube Thai in Lexington?

Chris VR
by Chris VR 7 years ago

http://www.ricecubethaikitchen.com/ For a variety of reasons, this place is on my radar for an upcoming meal... primarily because they deliver. I see a poster recommending it back in 2010/2011 ...

Restaurants in Concord/Lexington

by skimom 7 years ago

I'd like to get my niece, who lives in Acton, a gift certificate for dinner for 2 for Christmas. I'd like to spend about a hundred for 2; they don't drink much. Any suggestions for a nice date nigh...

Beijing Chinese Dining in Lexington

by Ferrari328 7 years ago

Beijing Chinese Dining took over the space vacated bu Khushboo in Lexington center and I stopped by for lunch today. The place looked really good with nice furniture and muted colors. The main menu...

Comfy cozy resturant for dinner Watertown, Belmont, Lexington, Arlington?

by nutsallaround 7 years ago

Need ideas as dear friends just blew into town! We want to visit so nohting too loud or too fast. How hard is this? Thanks.

Need sushi takeout tonight in Lexington (close to Wilson Farm)

Chris VR
by Chris VR 8 years ago

We're new to the Lexington area and haven't had much sushi. We're looking for a Chowhound-worthy place that has takeout (delivery would be even better) in the East Lexington area. It looks like...