If you’re craving some drool-worthy chicken wings, then Boston has got you covered, and so do we! Hidden among our cobblestone streets and historic buildings lies a secret wing wonderland, serving up a myriad of flavors that are both sacred to the dish and more innovative combinations, that take chicken wings to all-new heights.
From classic buffalo wings to exotic Asian-inspired creations, Boston’s chicken wing scene is an absolute must. So, here are some of the city’s favorite spots for this staple, shareable delicacy.
1. FIYA Chicken
If it’s Korean-style fried chicken you’re after, it doesn’t get much better than Boston’s beloved Fiya Chicken. Their fantastic wings are fried twice, and coated in your choice of sauce. We recommend the mouth-watering Spicy Korean or Fiya Style, especially if you like your wings with a tantalizing kick.
📍1024 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215
Underdog Hot Chicken is a safe haven for chicken wing lovers. Their menu offers an exquisite selection of spicy classics, including brilliant burgers, and of course, some addictively alluring wings. They are marinated in their adored marinades, hand-battered, and fried to absolute perfection.
📍160 Brighton Ave, Boston, MA 02134
When it comes to pizza, beer, and wings, it doesn’t get much better than Woody’s Grill & Tap. At this must-visit spot, the art of crafting chicken wings has been mastered, with their passion for quality food evident in every delicious bite.
📍58 Hemenway St, Boston, MA 02115
It would be rude to round up the best places in Boston for chicken wings and not mention Cask ‘N Flagon. The world-famous, all-American restaurant serves up staple sports bar fare, with their Jumbo Chicken Wings being an absolute dream, featuring one pound of meat and your choice of sauce.
📍62 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215
Craving finger-lickin’ chicken wings? Look no further than Sweet Cheeks Q in Boston’s Fenway–Kenmore neighborhood. Their Southern-inspired menu needs to be seen to be believed, with an extensive selection of dishes to choose from. We recommend the Dry-Rubbed SCQ Smoked Wings.
📍1381 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02215
Another fantastic option for pizza, wings, and craft beer, Penguin Pizza has become a beloved addition to Mission Hill, adored by Bostonians across the city. Enjoy their Buffalo Wings, which are also available boneless, with your choice of Buffalo, BBQ, or Teriyaki, and served with blue cheese & celery.
📍735 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115
Be sure to check out the Boston pub that inspired it all, Cheers on Beacon Hill, previously known as the Bull & Finch Pub. This historic slice of Boston’s culinary scene also serves up some knock-out chicken wings with a classic buffalo sauce that’s their very own recipe.
📍84 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02108
Darryl’s Corner Bar & Kitchen is dishing out some of the most exceptional chicken wings in town. From the drool-worthy Hot Honey to the tangy Sweet Peach Chili, each wing bursts with flavor that will leave you craving more, with flavour combinations that are totally unique to the restaurant.
📍604 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02118
S, the next time you find yourself craving some finger-licking goodness, be sure to venture out to these top-rated chicken wing hotspots dotted around Boston. Whether you’re a fan of spicy heat or crave the perfect balance of sweet and savory, Boston’s chicken wing scene has something to satisfy every palate, preference, and craving.