Now Taking Online Orders!

We're proud to offer online ordering on select items for pickup and delivery.

To satisfy those immediate cravings, we offer a selection of Ready To Eat menu favorites.

Planning ahead for a meal? We offer Prepared Meals to serve at home later.


Looking for our full menu? See below for our range of specialties, perfect for your next private event.


From our cider-brined New England Pulled Pork Sandwich, to our Honey Truffle Goat Cheese Salad, our menu has broad appeal. We serve a daily selection of beautiful salads with bright, interesting flavors, as well as hearty interpretations of classic dishes, such as Mama’s Meatballs in house-made marinara served on a toasted roll with melted provolone cheese.

Our menu is composed of dishes incorporating flavors from across this country and around the world. Many items on our menu are vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free, and we incorporate the best that our local purveyors have to offer, keeping our menu fresh and interesting with seasonal specials. Our Crispy Cauliflower with Curry Aioli, has become our signature side dish, bringing a new way for people to eat their vegetables!

We bake our own focaccia bread, and when tomatoes come into season, our best-selling Caprese Sandwich returns, with vine-ripened Gilson Farms tomatoes, our house-made bread, and the extraordinary, handmade, local mozzarella made by our friend Giuseppe from Mozzarella House. We are always seeking new partnerships with local food vendors. Chef David Harnik was an early promoter of the Boston Public Market, and teaches a series of classes there utilizing the abundance of fresh, local products available in our area.


Let The Dining Car make your next event unforgettable.


Honey Truffle Goat Cheese Sandwich

Fresh herb-marinated local goat cheese, toasted walnuts tossed with wildflower honey and truffle oil, and tender greens dressed with our sherry vinaigrette, served on toasted ciabatta (Vegetarian)

Slow-Roasted Lamb Sandwich

Fresh American lamb, slow-roasted with rosemary and garlic, on a thin layer of of our herbed goat cheese, with caramelized onions, fresh mint, and tender greens dressed with pomegranate vinaigrette…

Grilled Chicken Sandwich

Thinly sliced grilled chicken breast with house-made guacamole, seedless cucumbers, and wasabi aioli (tasty, not spicy!) on toasted ciabatta.

Chicken on Goat

Thinly sliced grilled chicken, herb-marinated local goat cheese, toasted walnuts tossed with wildflower honey and truffle oil, and tender greens dressed with our sherry vinaigrette, served on toasted ciabatta.


Crispy Cauliflower

Fresh cauliflower florets are tossed with our special corn flour coating and lightly fried until crisp and nutty. Served with curry aioli. (Vegetarian, gluten-free)

Dining Car Salad

Tender salad greens and sliced seedless cucumbers are tossed with our sherry vinaigrette and dressed with honey truffle walnuts and your choice of goat cheese or sliced, grilled chicken breast.

Daily Specials


Alex’s Ugly Sauce

Alex’s Ugly Sauce is the artisanal hot sauce you’ve been looking for, made with the best all-natural ingredients available to create a unique combination of flavor and heat that adds…


The Dining Car is a mobile food truck and catering company – a kitchen on wheels, serving freshly prepared meals on the streets of Boston. Our sandwiches are made on great breads, and our focaccia is baked right on the truck, continuously throughout the day. Our ever-changing menu features meats and seasonal produce that represent our local agricultural community, with selections inspired by cuisines from all over the world.