Union Oyster House is one of The 15 Best Places for Soup in Boston.

1. Union Oyster House

8.1
41 Union St (at Hanover St), Boston, MA
Seafood Restaurant · Downtown Boston · 281 tips and reviews

Stephanie M.Stephanie Mathias: An absolute must, especially for anyone new to Boston! Can't go wrong with just oysters and clam chowder!

Divya M.Divya Mulanjur: Loved it. Sit at the oyster bar. the oyster shucking guy was a delight. Even showed us a trained lobster! Definitely have the amazing oysters and clam chowder. We got complimentary corn bread too :)

M T.M Taf: Amazing clam chowder. Just getting a cup is too small!

Pho Basil is one of The 15 Best Places for Soup in Boston.

2. Pho Basil

8.3
177 Massachusetts Ave, Boston, MA
Vietnamese Restaurant · Fenway - Kenmore - Audubon Circle - Longwood · 102 tips and reviews

Juju B.Juju Bee: Crispy rolls and Pho Dac Biet is amazing!

Nikki S.Nikki Siegs: So delicious, get the beef pho and the vermicelli bowls, great flavor!

Gina B.Gina Buckner: Pho Ga, pad Thai, fried rice, summer rolls, gyoza are all great!

Boston Sail Loft is one of The 15 Best Places for Soup in Boston.

3. Boston Sail Loft

8.2
80 Atlantic Ave (at Commercial Wharf), Boston, MA
Seafood Restaurant · Waterfront · 82 tips and reviews

Cayse C.Cayse Collins: This place is AMAZING. The clam chowder is fantastic an the fish & chips are the best I've ever had. Plus it's adorable. A "shack" in the middle of the affluent waterfront w/ great water views!

Morgan A.Morgan Amber: Loved the chowder and lobster Mac and cheese. I also loved that this place was on the water and low key

Zeynep Y.Zeynep Y: Excellent clam chowder, super fresh calamari, lobsters any way you want.

Atlantic Fish Company is one of The 15 Best Places for Soup in Boston.

4. Atlantic Fish Company

8.8
761 Boylston St, Boston, MA
Seafood Restaurant · Prudential - St. Botolph · 190 tips and reviews

JeremeJereme: The Salmon here is awesome, and the clam chowder is the best I've ever had

Subhro M.Subhro M: Love the clam chowder, fish is excellent, crab cakes are amazing and so is the lobster roll

Phil B.Phil Buckler: Best seafood in Boston. Fairly expensive but absolutely worth it. Clam chowder is amazing

Legal Sea Foods is one of The 15 Best Places for Soup in Boston.

5. Legal Sea Foods

8.3
255 State St (at Atlantic Ave.), Boston, MA
Seafood Restaurant · Waterfront · 151 tips and reviews

Tim P.Tim P: The swordfish with ginger dressing is phenomenal, and you can't go wrong with the clam chowder!

MelodyMelody: Lobster Bisque and clam chowder are out of this world!

Katy T.Katy Thomas: Lots of tourists in the area so consider trying one of their other locations. Great local oysters, chowder is super, can't go wrong with lobster roll...

Santouka Ramen is one of The 15 Best Places for Soup in Boston.

6. Santouka Ramen

8.6
66 Hereford St (Public Alley 444), Boston, MA
Ramen Restaurant · Back Bay West · 25 tips and reviews

Tainah M.Tainah M.: Very tasty ramen. Getting to choose the thickness of your noodles is a plus. The restaurant itself is tiny, so be prepared for a wait (they'll text you when a table is ready).

Sarp E.Sarp Erkaya: Small, cozy, "eat-and-go" ramen shop. Miso based ramen was super delicious! Perfect for a rainy Sunday ☔️ 🍜

Elspeth M.Elspeth Macmillan: Shio ramen - delicious! They have chili oil & flakes if you need more of a kick.

Boston Chowda Company is one of The 15 Best Places for Soup in Boston.

7. Boston Chowda Company

7.9
1 Faneuil Hall Market Pl (Quincy Market), Boston, MA
Seafood Restaurant · Downtown Boston · 64 tips and reviews

Rosi Y.Rosi Y: Lobster roll and soup combo is a great way to have some if everything! Otherwise, chowder in a bread bowl was very filling.

Candid CuisineCandid Cuisine: Get the Lobster roll + Clam Chowder in bread combo Read more.

Djaniella D.Djaniella D.: Grab a hot, buttered lobster roll (worth the extra $$ over the cold roll) & clam chowder bread bowl combo deal and split with a friend. Decent price, huge bread bowl, delicious chowder and lobster!

Quincy Market is one of The 15 Best Places for Soup in Boston.

8. Quincy Market

8.8
1 Faneuil Hall Sq (btwn Clinton & Chatham), Boston, MA
Historic and Protected Site · Downtown Boston · 326 tips and reviews

Karen H.Karen Hu: Clam chowder is a must!! And yes to bread bowl 

Stephanie S.Stephanie S.: Definitely have to stop and check out this place! Whether to just browse around or find good eats. Clam chowder from Boston Chowda is highly recommended!

Cindy T.Cindy T: Lobster roll and New England chowder are a must

Pho Le is one of The 15 Best Places for Soup in Boston.

9. Pho Le

8.7
1356 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA
Vietnamese Restaurant · Dorchester · 26 tips and reviews

Mervyn H.Mervyn Ho: Great Vietnames food, had the Pho and the grill pork chop

Stan L.Stan Lynch: This restaurant is clean and I love P one which is like a beef soup with light noodles and herb really really good. ;-)

Stan L.Stan Lynch: P1 Dish is the best soup dish

Neptune Oyster is one of The 15 Best Places for Soup in Boston.

10. Neptune Oyster

8.9
63 Salem St (at Morton St), Boston, MA
Seafood Restaurant · North End · 356 tips and reviews

Andrew W.Andrew W: Great clam chowder, but don't call this "chowda." This is refined, elegant and light. Fried clams are perfect. Raw oysters are super fresh and flavorful. Try a variety.

NadineNadine: The clam chowder and fried clams are the best! Best clams I've ever had. The lobster roll was a bit much for me.

TingTing: Great Connecticut style lobster roll (hot butter,no mayo) w/ large chunks of succulent lobster meat.Priced at $29,it's well worth the penny for the quality and portion.Clam chowder is Italian style.

UNI Sashimi Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for Soup in Boston.

11. UNI Sashimi Bar

7.9
370 Commonwealth Ave (at Massachusetts Ave), Boston, MA
Sushi Restaurant · Back Bay West · 54 tips and reviews

HeatherHeather: The food is fresh and amazing. The chefs put their heart into the food and it shows. Try the chefs omakase and late night ramen.

Adam B.Adam Besvinick: On Thursday - Saturday come for late-night ramen and the best craft cocktails in Boston.

El P.El Pelon: From the minute you walk in the door friendly smiling welcoming staff from chef to hostess- genuine hospitality which is rare and to be envied plus ramen is incredible

Kaju Tofu House is one of The 15 Best Places for Soup in Boston.

12. Kaju Tofu House

8.1
56 Harvard Ave (Btwn Cambridge St and Franklin St.), Allston, MA
Korean Restaurant · 34 tips and reviews

Kaci C.Kaci Chandra: Great Korean BBQ Ribs and the tofu seafood soup is amazing!!

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Get the seafood and beef soft tofu soup for maximum umami thanks to mussels, manilla clams, head-on shrimp, and scrappy bits of tender beef.

Chris J.Chris Jones: Bibimbap (stone pot with crispy rice and veggies) is amazing, so is the tofu and egg soup.

Warren Tavern is one of The 15 Best Places for Soup in Boston.

13. Warren Tavern

8.8
2 Pleasant St (at Main St), Boston, MA
Pub · Thompson Square - Bunker Hill · 95 tips and reviews

Bill H.Bill H: Clam Chowder and Tavern Onion soups are both amazing. The chowder is full of clams. The onion soup is tasty and loaded with Gruyere cheese

Stephanie C.Stephanie Cianchetti: Some of the best clam chowder. Great brunch. Just all-around fantastic place. Everything I've had there is really good.

Robin F.Robin Fisher: Clam chowder is wonderful!

Yankee Lobster is one of The 15 Best Places for Soup in Boston.

14. Yankee Lobster

8.4
300 Northern Ave, Boston, MA
Seafood Restaurant · Seaport District · 112 tips and reviews

Tony E.Tony Eng: I'm from New York City and thought the name of this restaurant was pretty ironic due to it being in Boston. Lobster roll and clam chowder was awesome and so was the service. Great staff, good food!

KneeTherapistKneeTherapist: if you're at the convention center make the walk over here, clam chowder was the best I've had and the lobster club sandwich was good too.

Caitlin B.Caitlin B: Clam chowder was delicious! Great spot to go after harpoon brewery for some good food

Legal Sea Foods is one of The 15 Best Places for Soup in Boston.

15. Legal Sea Foods

8.1
100 Huntington Ave (at Copley Mall), Boston, MA
Seafood Restaurant · Prudential - St. Botolph · 58 tips and reviews

Brenda T.Brenda Thomas: The food is superb especially the lobster which I love and my hubby loves their clam chowder!!!

Dana V.Dana Villmore: You can totally eat here for under $20 and have a delicious meal: get a bowl of the clam chowder and a nice salad (I recommend the wedge). :)

Richard F.Richard Ferrier: New England clam chowder most excellent