Jacqueline Cain

Deputy Food Editor at Boston Magazine

Jackie Cain is the Deputy Food Editor at Boston, covering food, drink, and restaurants news. Cain was previously an associate editor at Eater Boston.

The Backroom at Moody's is back open for dining and drinks

Moody’s Backroom Is Open Once Again in Waltham

New chef Jeff Howe is serving up fresh pasta dishes, wood-fired pizzas, mocktails, and more.

Landsmith Co. is headed for Malden Center

A Creative Café Dedicated to Outdoor Adventure Is Coming to Malden

Landsmith, the latest from a cofounder of Union Square Donuts, will serve up Tandem Coffee, pastries—and mountain biking gear.

Chef Mario Batali departs after pleading not guilty, Friday, May 24, 2019, at municipal court in Boston, to an allegation that he forcibly kissed and groped a woman at a Boston restaurant in 2017

Mario Batali Pleads Not Guilty to Criminal Charges in Boston

The celebrity chef has been disgraced by a slew of sexual assault allegations, but he wasn’t facing any charges—until now.

Classic gyros at Greco

GreCo Also Has a Downtown Crossing Location in the Works

The Newbury Street gyro shop will expand to the Seaport, and a historic site in downtown Boston this year.

Six String Grill & Stage

Six String Grill & Stage Is Now Open at Patriot Place

Here’s your first look at the country music venue and restaurant.


90+ Cellars Is Launching a Mobile Wine Bar in Boston

Featuring fun wines like Boston Rosé (a collab with Boston magazine).


Food & Wine Names Fox & the Knife a Best New Restaurant

Chef Karen Akunowicz’s Southie spot represents New England on the magazine’s first-ever ranked list.

Scenes from Flight Club in Chicago. The international "social darts" venue is coming to Boston in 2019

The Seaport Is Getting a "Social Darts" Bar and Restaurant Called Flight Club

The slick venue upgrades the classic bar game with multiplayer contests and technology.


Here’s Your First Look at Jamaica Plain’s New Burger Bar

The Joint—formerly Grass Fed—opened this weekend from the Chilacates team.

Detroit-style pizza at Emmy Squared

This Popular Detroit-Style Pizza Shop Wants to Open in Boston (and Beyond)

Growing, NYC-based chain Emmy Squared has Boston and Cambridge on its shortlist.

Tako (octopus) from the menu at the forthcoming Mystique at Encore Boston

An Early Look at the Menu for Mystique at Encore Boston Harbor

The local nightlife group behind the casino’s high-end sushi spot has signed on two talented chefs.

Home & Property

Destination: Los Angeles

Find fresh fare, luxe accommodations, and the last true entertainment mecca in ever-changing, continuously cool Southern California.

Game of Thrones toast: Kristofer Hivju, Kit Harington, Emilia Clarke. (Credit for all: Helen Sloan/HBO)

Where to Celebrate the Game of Thrones Finale—With a Strong Drink

Fill your cup with themed cocktails, watch the show with a kingdom of friends, and then test your knowledge with themed trivia.

The taproom at Lamplighter Brewing Co.

Pepita Coffee Will Bring Breakfast Tacos to Lamplighter Brewing

The new café concept will replace Longfellows Coffee, whose owners are moving on.

John Harvard's will close its Cambridge location for good on May 30

John Harvard’s Is Closing Its Cambridge Location at the End of May

The one-time brewpub has been a Harvard Square mainstay for nearly 30 years.