General information on City food initiatives, resources, and programs throughout Boston.

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    Healthy Eating

    The City of Boston and Boston Public Health Commission are sponsoring a variety of initiatives designed to improve resident health and lifestyle. From healthy food blogs to a trans fat ban in Boston's food service industry, we are working to build a better Boston.

    Healthy Eating Tips »

    BPHC Healthy Living Resources »

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    Restaurant Health Inspections

    The City of Boston provides consumers with current information regarding Boston's restaurants so they can make informed decisions about where to eat.  Learn more about food service violations, search the database, and more.

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    Food Trucks

    The City of Boston is actively working to encourage the growing healthy food truck industry in Boston. Learn more about the foodtruck challenge, types of mobile food vending, and more.

    Mobile Food Vending Information »

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    Neighborhood Market Locations

    Over the past six years the number of Farmers Markets in Boston has increased from 13 markets in 2004 to 28 markets in 2011 with more on the horizon. Check out the location of your local neighborhood market; markets not only operate in the Spring and Summer months, but some operate in the Winter as well!

    Map of Farmers Market Locations »


  • Restaurant Week 2013

    Boston Summer Restaurant Week 2013 will be August 18-23 and August 25-30. Participating restaurants will be offering their prix fixe menus for lunch and/or dinner: 2-course lunch for $15.13, a 3-course lunch for $20.13, and 3-course dinner for $38.13.

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  • Introducing New Restaurant Roadmap

    This new guide on Boston's restaurant permitting process was created to assist and further educate entrepreneurs, small business owners, and all those interested in contributing to Boston's restaurant industry.

    Restaurant Roadmap

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