The Seaport offers stunning views of the harbor and refuge from the summer's scorching temps—as well as rave-worthy spots for dining, shopping, drinking, and more. Here, the best spots to check out in the area.
This fast-casual eatery gives veggies the star treatment, proving that meatless doesn’t mean flavorless. Snack on local dishes like the cauliflower cream clam chowder or the tried-and-true favorite whisky-BBQ mushroom burger. 107 Seaport Blvd., Boston
Bluemercury recently moved into this stunning 2,109 square-foot Seaport location that boasts floor-to-ceiling windows that let you take in harbor views as you browse store-exclusive brands like Lune + Aster, NARS, and Chantecaille. Don't forget to take advantage of the site’s spa services, which offer peels, facials, waxes, and more. 105 Seaport Blvd., Boston, 617-574-4781
Spin and sweat to the likes of Kanye West, Nicki Minaj, Broadway tunes, and familiar one-hit wonders. SoulCycle brings indoor cycling to the next level, incorporating hand weights and core choreography to create a true full-body and fat-burning workout. 101 Seaport Blvd., Boston, 617-996-7685
Shake Shack has come a long way from its original hotdog stand in New York City's Madison Square Park. The Seaport location—which clocks in as the chain’s 100th venue—whips up some of our favorite shakes. We suggest the classic hand-spun vanilla, as it pairs perfectly with a side of fries. Add a dollop of whipped cream or make it malted. 77 Seaport Blvd., Boston, 617-337-4699
This recent newcomer not only serves up delicious sushi but some serious atmosphere as well. Look out on the harbor through the venue’s floor-to-ceiling windows, or from the outdoor patio that seats up to 60, while enjoying live music the eatery's signature seafood tower. 25 Fan Pier Blvd., Boston, 617-530-1925