The nice china has been put away, relatives have left (or maybe not), and turkey-induced naps have been taken. The last thing you want to do is go back in the kitchen and cook some more. And the thought of another day-after-thanksgiving-sandwich makes you want to head for the hills. Pack up the family and head to some of our favorite kid-friendly restaurants that offer more than the “day-after-thanksgiving” special featuring, you guessed it, turkey.
Kickstand Café: Burn off some post-holiday calories by hitting the Minuteman Bike Path with the family. After, head over to the Kickstand Café for some pastries or Vietnamese Fresh Rolls.
Flatbread Company: Take the family for a fun afternoon of bowling (limited walk-ins so go early) followed by some delicious artisanal wood-fired pizzas.
b.good (Hingham): After over-eating yesterday, you are probably looking to detox and eat a little healthier. Head over to b.good in Hingham for some delicious salads, smoothies, and sandwiches all served with a side of healthy.
Dorado Tacos & Cemitas: Mexican street food might be the perfect antidote to a post-Thanksgiving hangover. Fish tacos, quesadillas, or cemitas are welcome changes to the steady diet of leftover turkey, stuffing and mashed potatoes.
Clover Food Lab: Ready to adopt a plant-based diet after yesterday’s feast? Take the family to Clover for some delicious vegetarian fare.
Sapporo Korean BBQ & Sushi: Need a cure for some the Black Friday blues? Head over to this hidden gem. A delicious bowl of Dolsot Bibim Bap or some fresh sushi will help you forget about the crowds and traffic.
Zaftig’s: No one wants leftovers for breakfast. Take the family to Zaftig’s legendary brunch this weekend. Nosh on some Jewish deli classics and some breakfast favorites such as Banana Stuffed French Toast.
Jasper White’s Summer Shack: Extended family staying through the weekend? Take everyone to one of Boston’s favorite seafood destinations. The cavernous dining room is great for large parties. And even he pickiest of relatives will find something in Summer Shack’s large seafood menu.