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Jacqueline Cain


Jacqueline Cain is a food and drinks writer and editor. She is the former Deputy Food Editor at Boston, and has also written for Edible Boston, Apartment Therapy, Eater Boston, and other outlets.


Brookline Booksmith Will Add a Bar and Café in 2020

The Coolidge Corner store secured a full liquor license to fuel the expansion.

Grassona's dining room

Blossom Bar Sibling Ivory Pearl Will Replace Grassona’s Italian in Brookline

Before acclaimed bartender Ran Duan’s newest cocktail spot opens, the pasta house says goodbye in January with tons of wine specials.


Chilacates Cantina Will Replace the Joint Burger Bar in January

An elevated version of the Mexican street food menu is headed for the revamped space on Centre Street.


Backlash Beer Has Closed Its Roxbury Taproom

The company is going back to its contract-brewed roots, without a brick-and-mortar presence.


Weekly Digest: End-of-the-Year Closings and Openings You Might Have Missed

Century-old seafood spot No Name has shuttered, while Gray’s Hall becomes Southie’s newest wine bar.


The Aeronaut Brewing Founder’s FAB Beer Project Is Making “Beer for the Sake of Art”

FAB Beer launches its “Baby Dictators” series this week with a party in Dorchester.


Here’s Your First Look at Dorchester Brewing Company’s Rooftop Beer Hall

We also have a tempting sneak peek at the M&M BBQ menu.


The 20 Best New Year’s Eve Parties to Ring in 2020

Bid adieu to the 2010s with complimentary snacks and Champagne, throwback dance parties, or luxurious prix-fixe menus.

Tokenfire opens in Quincy

Tokenfire Opens in Quincy with a Modern Viewpoint on the Irish Pub

The contemporary gastropub honors the legacy of late bartender, Noel O’Connor.


Here’s Your First Look at Sound Advice, a Posh and Playful New Cocktail Bar

The team behind one of NYC’s most influential bars his serving up a sophisticated lounge in the West End.


Weekly Digest: A Late-Night Italian Street Food Shop Opens, Plus More Dining News

Among other delicious leads this week, the Salty Pig has new desserts from an award-winning pastry chef.

Legal Harborside holiday lunch

10 Boston Restaurants Open on Christmas Day

Save yourself the prep work and cleanup and have a merry little feast.


High Street Place Will Have a Newburyport Brewing Taproom, Quirky Doughnuts, and More

The latest update from the downtown food hall, now opening in early 2020, also reveals a gigantic video wall.

Chef Carolina Curtin's new menu at Yellow Door Taqueria goes beyond tacos.

Yellow Door Taqueria Is Replacing Lion’s Tail in the South End

A second location of the Best of Boston taco shop will take over the Ink Block cocktail bar, which pours its final drinks this month.


Flight Club Social Darts Flies Into the Seaport This Weekend

The new venue promises multi-player games, cocktails, shareable fare, and “ridiculous joy.”