Taste of the Back Bay

04/25/2018 - 6:30pm - 9:30pm


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Skywalk View

at the Prudential Skywalk

This year a portion of the proceeds will benefit The Women's Lunch Place.

Musical entertainment provided by the Berklee College of Music.

The Taste of the Back Bay is an annual sampling of the finest food and drink
the Back Bay has to offer! This year's stellar lineup includes (as of March 26, 2018):

Abe & Louie's


Atlantic Fish

Kings Boston

B3 Restaurant & Bar

La Voile

Back Bay Wine & Spirits


  Bauer Wine & Spirits

Lucca Back Bay

The BeBop

Mooncusser Fish House

Capital Grille

Off the Common

DeLuca's Market

Papa Razzi

Eastern Standard




Flour Bakery + Cafe

Stephanie's on Newbury

Georgetown Cupcake

Top of the Hub

Joe's American Bar & Grill

Towne Stove and Spirits

The 23rd Annual Taste of the Back Bay is made possible by the generous support of:

Premier Gold Sponsor

The Improper Bostonian

Silver Underwriter

The Boston Guardian


Boston Duck Tours

Boston Private Bank & Trust Company

Boston Properties

Danker & Donohue Garage

The Druker Company, Ltd.


Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty



Berklee College of Music


Adams Design                                                                       Backbayhouses.org

Cabot and Company                                                               Century 21 Cityside

The Colonnade Hotel                                                                   Marsh Properties

Mediate Management Company                                                          Related Beal

No one under 21 years of age admitted. Photo ID required.

Tickets are $125 for NABB members, $135 for non-members,
and $150 on the day of the event (if available).

In accordance with IRS regulations, we wish to inform all ticket buyers that the amount of your contribution which may be deductible for federal income tax purposes is the ticket price less the value of the goods and services provided to you at this event. Our good faith estimate of the value received is $55 per person and, therefore, the charitable gift portion is $70/$80/$95, respectively, per ticket.


  • Members: $125.00
  • Non-Members: $135.00

Police Panel/Public Safety Committee

04/26/2018 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

NABB's next Police Panel/Public Safety Forum will take place on the last Thursday of the month, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the first floor sanctuary of The First Church in Boston, 66 Marlborough Street.  For more information, please feel free to contact us at publicsafety@nabbonline.com. 

Charles Neckyfarow and Michael George

Co-Chairs, Public Safety Committee

Condo Management Friends & Neighbors Group

04/26/2018 - 7:00pm

NABB’s Condo Management Friends and Neighbors Group will meet at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 26, in the First Church in Boston, located at 66 Marlborough Street.


Architecture Committee

05/01/2018 - 6:30pm

NABB's Architecture Committee meets regularly on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm.  The meeting will be in the Clausen Room of the New England College of Optometry, 424 Beacon Street, to review applications coming before the City's Back Bay Architectural Commission.  For more information or to receive an agenda, please contact Sue Prindle through the NABB office at 617-247-3961 or by email to architecture@nabbonline.com. 

Licensing and Building Use Committee

05/07/2018 - 7:00pm

NABB's Licensing and Building Use Committee meets regularly on the first Monday of each month at 7:00 pm at the Lenox Hotel.  For more information or if you wish to know more about the work of this important NABB Committee, please contact the Committee's Co-Chair Elliott Laffer at lbu@nabbonline.com.

Green Committee

05/09/2018 - 5:30pm

NABB's Green Committee regularly meets at 5:30 p.m. on the second Wednesday of the month at The Learning Project, located at 107 Marlborough Street.  Any and all people interested in working to advance "green" goals such as carbon reduction, reuse and responsible recycling, green open spaces, green transportation, and public policies affecting these activities, the Green Committee is the place to be!  The Global Green Movement depends on significant and persistent "grass roots" efforts to succeed.  Join that process.

Spring Wine Tasting

05/10/2018 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

A very special invitation from the NABB Wine Tasting Committee ...

Spring Wine Tasting

Pucker Gallery

240 Newbury St., Boston

3rd floor via elevator

Thursday, May 10, 2018

6:00-8:00 p.m.

*Note earlier start time.

Wines, Fine Art, and Sculpture: Spring is here!

Join us at one of the top luxury galleries in Boston, sipping from five flights of white wines while contemplating the thought-provoking scenes in Ner Ot:  Candles in the Art of Samuel Bak, the Pucker Gallery’s newest exhibition. In addition to Bak’s paintings, the works of numerous other fine artists, sculptors, and potters are on display in several adjoining gallery rooms.

Discover new wines—and meet new friends!

You are welcome to stroll throughout the gallery while enjoying your wine.

To RSVP, make your payment of $30 member / $35 non-member before our cutoff of May 6th.  No cancellations or refunds after this date.

NABB wine tastings fill quickly. We urge you to register online rather than by check.

 Pay online with MasterCard or Visa by scrolling down this page to buy your tickets

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Send your check (payable to NABB) to:

Sheri Olans, 51 St. Stephen Street, Boston, MA  02115

Please include your email, phone number, and the names of guests on your check.


Questions ? Contact winetasting@nabbonline.com.

  NABB Wine Tasting Committee: Charlotte DeWitt, Andrew Friedland, Emily Gallup, Jim Hill, Nancy Hubeck, Lynne Levitsky, Sheri Olans, Joyce Roetter, and Bob Umans.


NABB's Wine Tasting Group is a program of

Friends and Neighbors of the
Neighborhood Association of the Back Bay

 Painting Credit : Trinity by Samuel Bak

Sculpture Credit : Athlète by Chana Orloff


  • Members: $30.00
  • Non-Members: $35.00