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Restaurant Dante, il Casale Cucina Italiana + Bar in Belmont, and il Casale Cucina Campana + Bar in Lexington

Live in Cambridge, Belmont, or Lexington? Don’t feel like weaving your SUV through swarms of frantic locals on Hanover Street? The three brainchildren — Restaurant Dante, il Casale Cucina Italiana + Bar in Belmont, and il Casale Cucina Campana + Bar in Lexington — of Chef Dante de Magistris and co. have you covered with their signature party platter of Italian delicacies and pasta. Fill up on arancini and feel yourself congeal indistinctly into your couch or recliner. You know you want to.

Contact Caroline at 617-497-4219 or events@restaurantdante.com. Orders must be placed four days in advance. Full menu and pricing at: restaurantdante.com


Loco Taqueria & Oyster Bar

For something a little more zesty, and if succinctly packaged foodstuffs weirdly excite you (it’s not weird), go for the Taco Box fromLoco Taqueriain Southie. Inside is the ultimate DIY taco bar, complete with tacos, salads and sides of your choosing — including five variations on guac. There are enough options here to make your madrina blush.

412 West Broadway, South Boston, Order by phone at 617-917-LOCO or online at locosouthboston.com/taco-box/. Orders must be placed 24 hours in advance.

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If you’re prone to rebelliousness, or just cherish the unconventional, check out some of Uni’s four-person platers. In addition to gochujang chicken wings and Wagyu beef dumplings, it includes the “Brady Roll” (pictured), comprised of spicy tuna and puffed rice, is specifically engineered to watch Brady roll out of the pocket and extend drives (I’ll see myself out). Plus, it has avocado — which is howTom takes his ice cream.

370 Commonwealth Ave, $100, order 24 hours in advance at info@uni-boston.com.Pick up available Saturdays and Sundays between 2:00 and 6:00pm.

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What’s more American than gorging on fried animal meats while grown men in body armor hurtle themselves headlong at one another? Pulling those meats out of a succinct package. From Boston Burger Company comes BurgaBox, an at-home burger feast. Their Sideline Spread comes with all the classics: mac ‘n cheese, wings, fries, the works. Do the right thing. Buy American.

$125, Order online at: burgabox.com/products/superbowl-special-burgabox. Orders must be placed by Jan. 31 at midnight.

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