Boston Rob Does Beantown: Guide to Downtown Boston

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As Boston’s trendiest destination, Downtown Boston has the colonial feel with a modern twist, a place where new favorite spots are discovered every visit.

B/SPOKE Studios

This indoor cycling studio believes that fitness should be fun, inspiring and rewarding and also to inspire health and happiness. Being in the financial district you can join the right from the office crew or start off your day with cycling. Watch Rob tackle this intense class and wonder if he will be able to complete it! 

B/SPOKE Downtown Boston
Getting there
101 Federal St, Boston, MA 02110, USA
Hours
Mon 6:30–8:30am, 5–8pm
Tue 5:45–8:30am, 5–8pm
Wed-Thu 6:30–8am, 5–8pm
Fri 6:45–8:30am, 11:30am–1:30pm
Sat-Sun 8:30am–12pm
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jM Curley

Did somebody say bone marrow shots? Named after James Michael Curley, known as the Rascal King or the Mayor of the People, a decorated Boston politician, this restaurant strives to carry on his legacy. This eatery specializes in innovative American comfort food, where everyone can come and have a good time. Check out the Boogie’s Place, an adult only steakhouse where no cameras are allowed. 

jm Curley
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Getting there
21 Temple Pl, Boston, MA 02111, USA
Hours
Mon-Fri 4pm–2am
Sat 11am–2am
Sun 4pm–2am
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Haymarket 

This open air market is a staple in Boston, nestled in the heart of historic downtown, and mere footsteps away from Faneuil Hall and the North End, Haymarket is a bustling hub for the freshest produce, exotic seafood and the cool bars. Watch as Rob learns how to shuck an oyster at the oyster bar. 

Haymarket
Getting there
100 Hanover St, Boston, MA 02108, USA

Tiki Rock

Flaming cocktails? That’s right, go to Tiki Rock, a tropical-inspired restaurant that is the place to be for tiki drinks and pan-Asian eats, from sushi to pu-pu platters, they have it all. The cocktails are unique here because of the secret ingredient: fire. 

Tiki Rock
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Getting there
2 Broad St, Boston, MA 02109, USA
Hours
Mon-Thu 3–11pm
Fri 12pm–2am
Sat 10am–2am
Sun 10am–12am
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Versus 

Boston’s first arcade bar in Downtown Crossing, VERSUS combines retro-modern arcade games and alcohol, an arcade joint for grownups. With two arcade rooms and a bar, this place will turn into a club after 7 p.m. Come have a ball with some drinks, games and food after work. 

VERSUS
Getting there
42 Province St, Boston, MA 02108, USA
Hours
Mon-Thu 5–11pm
Fri-Sat 5pm–12am
Sun 5–11pm
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