Cheap Eats Boston - Best affordable restaurants in Boston

Cheap Eats Boston – Best affordable restaurants in Boston

Here is a list of the best cheap eats Boston — including happy hours, food specials, Boston daily deals, and more in the Greater Boston area to help save money on dining out!

Most of the Boston restaurant deals are dine-in only, but if you want to save money with takeout, you may want to go through a service like GrubHub. GrubHub will even give you a free $10 credit to GrubHub for first-time users with my referral link!

Also, daily deal sites offer another great chance to save on dining experiences in Boston and more, and you can find more ways to save on food and drink from the links below:

So, if you are searching for “cheap food near me,” “best Boston cheap eats,” or “cheap restaurant in Boston,” then you’re in the right place! Here’s our list of cheap restaurants in Boston that you should check out!

Editor’s Note: Our staff works hard to bring you the latest information. However, all information mentioned in this article is subject to change. As always, please confirm before heading out.

Also, check out our post on Dining Out in Boston & Best Sports Bars in Boston!

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Cheap Eats Boston – Best Affordable Restaurants in Boston

A.T. O’Keeffe’s Irish Pub & Bourbon Club

Mondays – Wednesdays  All Day: $6 Smash Burger Special
Where:911 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02115

Hong Kong at Faneuil Hall

Sunday – Wednesday Midnight Specials BOGO on All Appetizers! $1 sangria, $1 Chicken Teriyaki, and $1 shot (while supplies last)
Where:65 Chatham Street, Boston MA 02109


Half Price Oysters and Clams 4 pm – 6 pm and 9 pm – 10 pm daily. Definitely one of cheap eats Boston favorites!
Where:51 Province St, Boston, MA 02108


$2 Grilled Beef Burgers Monday through Thursday from 5 pm – 7 pm (limits may apply, see server)
Where: 51 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02116

Moogy’s Restaurant

$2 Burgers and $1 PBR
Where: 154 Chestnut Hill Ave, Boston, MA 02135

M.J. O’Connors

$6 Small Bites Menu from 4 pm – 7 pm & 10 pm – 12 am (at the bar)
Where: 27 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02116

Stephanie’s On Newbury

One of the cheap eats Boston favorites! Monday Burgers – 6oz Burger, served with french fries or onion strings $9 | Taco Tuesdays – Plate of 3 Tacos, served on soft corn tortillas $9 | Wednesday Italian – Over Bucatini $22 Deli Style $16 | Thursday Kebabs – starts at $20 all served with jasmine rice, warmed pita, za’atar, garlic tahini & zhoug
Where: 190 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02116

Yard House

Happy Hour Menu Monday-Friday 50% Off on Select Apps & All Pizzas from 3 pm – 6 pm.
Where:126 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215

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Cheap Eats Boston – Cambridge

Grafton Street Pub & Grill

Oyster Happy Hour! Monday through Friday from 5 pm to 7 pm, Grafton will be shucking fresh local oysters for only $1.
Where: 59 John F. Kennedy St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Grendel’s Den

Everything on the menu is half-price from 5 pm – 7:30 pm with a $3 per person beverage purchase indoors (when your order is placed, not arrival)
Where: 89 Winthrop St, Cambridge, MA 02138


Bar bites from $1-3 on Monday nights from 5 PM – 9 PM at the  bar only
Where: 243 Hampshire St, Cambridge, MA 02139

Phoenix Landing

Half-priced appetizers from 5 pm – 7 pm daily
Where: 512 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139

Russell House Tavern

$1 oysters nightly after 11 pm
Where: 14 John F. Kennedy St, Cambridge, MA 02138

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Cheap Eats Boston – Cheap Food Near You 

Bar Louie

Burger Day – Tuesday | All Day 50% off all Craft Burgers with a choice of Fries or Tots (Dine-in only).
Where: 232 Patriot Pl, Foxborough, MA 02035

CBS Scene

Happy Hours – Wednesday – Friday from 4 pm – 6 pm, enjoy a Modelo or Bud Light + Appetizer for $12
Where:200 Patriot Pl, Foxborough, MA 02035

Chateau Italian Kitchen & Bar

Inflation Busters –  Meals under $20 | Lunch Deals starting at $9.95
Where: Multiple locations

Coops Bar & Grille

$3.50 Cheese Pizzas from 5 pm – 9 pm on Mondays and Tuesdays
Where:520 Washington St, Quincy, MA 02169

Jaime’s Restaurant

1/2 Price Apps Monday-Friday 3 pm – 5 pm, excludes takeout
Where:25 High St, North Andover, MA 01845

Jake & Joe’s

Mondays – 1/2 Price Wings | Tuesdays – 1/2 Price Street Tacos | Wednesdays 1/2 Price Burgers | Happy Hour – 1/2 Price Apps * Flatbreads
Where: Multiple locations in MA

La Brasa

$1 oysters daily from 5 pm – 6 pm
Where: 124 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145


$1 Oysters Every Monday All Day
Where: 65 Holland St, Somerville, MA 02144

Savin Bar and Kitchen

$1 Oysters Monday-Fridays 4 pm – 6 pm
Where:116 Savin Hill Ave, Dorchester, MA 02125

The Draft

$.75 wings every Sunday and Monday
Where: 34 Harvard Ave, Allston, MA 02134

The Quarry Restaurant

$1 Oysters on Tuesday nights
Where: 415 Whiting St, Hingham, MA 02043


$1 Oysters on Tuesdays
Where: 474 Moody St, Waltham, MA 02453

What are your favorite food and drink specials in Boston? Comment below and let us know!

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