Hatch Shell Events – Pre-Order

The Charles River Bistro is pleased to offer advance ordering options for all Hatch Shell events, concerts, movie nights, walks and more. Save time at every special event by ordering in advance. Simply select your two or three-course meal, pay online and pick up at the Bistro.

* Meals are available for pick up 5:00pm – 7:00pm for Landmark Orchestra and Free Friday Flick events
* Meals are available two hours before the start of all other events

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Anthem Hospitality Private Event Catering

Private events, functions and small business

Anthem Hospitality provides diverse catering and consulting services designed to meet personal, private function and small business needs.

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Anthem Hospitality Events

Large-scale events, festivals and outdoor venues

With over a decade of experience in public and private event coordination, Anthem Hospitality is seasoned in food and beverage management for national and international large-scale events. From an outdoor festival to an upscale gala, Anthem Hospitality offers robust catering services as well as concessionaire management and execution services.

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  • The Charles River Bistro’s transformation from an old concession shack to a vibrant restaurant that effortlessly fits into its surroundings is a case study in hospitality excellence.

    Michael Kalil, Account Manager – Best of Boston Events

  • The high caliber of staff and high quality of food has proven to be an amenity both to us and to our constituents out in the Charles River parklands.

    Theresa Doherty, Project Coordinator – Charles River Conservancy

  • I do not give such praise lightly as it is my profession to truly distinguish the great establishments from the average – and The Bistro is a great establishment in every sense.

    Betty Salemme, President – Greater Boston Concierge Association

  • As a Landmarks Orchestra attendee, I thoroughly enjoy The Charles River Bistro’s food service. They are very hospitable even when there is a very large crowd at the Hatch Shell. I used to bring my own food for years, but The Bistro’s selection is healthy and gourmet. My husband and I love it.

    Janet P. – Customer

  • We greatly enjoyed our romantic dinner. The sunset was beautiful, and the food was delicious! The salmon was the best I’ve ever had! Thank you for the unique experience while we visited Boston!

    Brandy R. – Customer

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