Restaurants

Man Food: Commonwealth’s Fried Chicken Sandwich

If the sound of an extravagant fried chicken sandwich appeals to you in a remarkably unpretentious way, then you’ll probably want to head over to Commonwealth […]

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Tackling the Porchetta Sandwich at Pennypacker’s in Somerville

It’s nice to have a signature dish, and it’s even nicer when that signature dish contains one of the finer pleasures in life: porchetta. Pennypacker’s, […]

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Man Food: The Po’ Boy Gets the Vegan Treatment at Root in Allston

Welcome to Man Food, where burger pro Richard Chudy steps away from his usual burger beat to explore food challenges, street eats, and other gut-busting delights. […]

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Night Owl: Gambling On the Mise Pizza at Ribelle

Sometimes you walk into a restaurant and it instantly feels like you’re at home. Other times, it just feels like you’ve shown up late to […]

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Man Food: Biang Biang Noodles at Gene’s Chinese Flatbread Cafe

It may look like it’s been there for years, but the new Gene’s Flatbread, based off the original location in Chelmsford, is a gem in […]

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Man Food: The Super Cluckin’ Fried Chicken Sandwich at Cutty’s

Starting at 10 one Sunday morning a month, the folks at Cutty’s in Brookline Village offer up one sandwich and one sandwich only: the Super […]

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Night Owl: German Sausage and Beers at Bronwyn

Certain foods are best enjoyed alone (without guilt)—especially those consumed in the wee hours of the night. Luckily a visit close to midnight at Bronwyn […]

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Man Food: Classic Mexican Sandwiches at Dorado Tacos

In a city teeming with high- and low-end versions of everything, people who love to eat don’t need to dig deep in their pockets for […]

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Night Owl: Late-Night Cookie Deliveries from City Baked

If you’re ordering delivery after a certain time of night, expectations usually need to be severely lowered. No doubt there’s a time and place for […]

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Night Owl: Pub Grub at MJ O’Connor’s

Irish pubs are a dime a dozen around Boston, and there’s no shame in that at all. MJ O’Connor’s is an interesting creature because although […]

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Man Food: Suburban Dumplings at Szechuan’s Dumpling in Arlington

OK, we get it. For those of us who live in Boston, there are but few reasons to venture anywhere beyond city limits for a […]

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Night Owl: Tackling the Late-Night Menu at The Abbey

Need food-centric plans tonight? Enter Night Owl, in which Man Food blogger Richard Chudy tackles the city’s late-night options, one at a time. With the full […]

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Man Food: The Lamb Meatball Sandwich at Tavern Road

Welcome to Man Food, where burger pro Richard Chudy steps away from his usual burger beat to explore food challenges, street eats, and other gut-busting […]

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Man Food: Devouring the Namesake Sandwich at Chacarero

At Chacarero, pretty much everybody is after the namesake sandwich, a traditional Chilean item that consists of a bread-roll hybrid flatbread piled high with grilled […]

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Man Food: Meaty Sandwich Perfection at Coppa

At Ken Oringer and Jamie Bissonnette’s South End enoteca Coppa, it’d be easy to load up on a variety of small Italian bar snacks, salumi, […]