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Hunt + Alpine Club's Espresso Martini, Foxy Boxer, and an oyster-eating child from the book Northern Hospitality
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A Couple Portland Favorites Are Working on Cookbooks

Even though it’s less than two hours away, we can never get enough of Portland, Maine. Later this year, a new book will bring some […]

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What to Eat (and Drink) This Weekend

Sullivan’s Hot Dogs Take advantage of Saturday’s nice weather by waiting in a gigantic line with a delicious reward at the end: Sullivan’s reopens this […]

Chef Pierce Boalt Juckett
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Waypoint Alum Takes Over as Chef of North Square Oyster

Since opening North Square Oyster less than a year ago, Nicholas Frattaroli has certainly been busy. The Ward 8 owner debuted a loungey taqueria, Bodega […]

Kristen Kish at the W Hotel Boston
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Chef Kristen Kish Is Actually Opening a Restaurant in Austin

Kristen Kish is unstoppable. The traveling influencer, Top Chef, and former chef de cuisine of Barbara Lynch’s Menton is now spreading her talent to Austin, Texas. The Top […]

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It’s Unofficially Spring: These Restaurant Patios Are Open

Now, Boston. It’s still February. But we, like you, are so excited to see record-setting spring-like temperatures—even if just for a day. Take advantage of […]

New bar and banquette seating doubles the size of Moody's Backroom in Waltham
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Moody’s Debuts an Expanded Backroom with Crudo and More

A drawback to having a successful restaurant is that sometimes, you have more interested guests than you have available tables. That’s been the case at […]

The Bar Mezzana Team (from left) partners Jefferson Macklin, Heather Lynch, and chef Colin Lynch and bar director Ryan Lotz will open Shore Leave in 2018
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The Bar Mezzana Team Is Opening a Tiki Bar

Simply stellar crudo are a perfect match with a spritz or Negroni, sure, but Bar Mezzana has also proven the union between swizzles, mai tais, […]

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What to Eat (and Drink) This Weekend

Chinese New Year Treats Once you’re done thoroughly cleaning the house in anticipation of the Year of the Dog, it’s time to celebrate. The Lunar New […]

Ed’s Mozzarella, Deviled Eggs, and Bucatini Carbonara from Cinquecento's new bar menu
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Check Out the New Bar Menu at Cinquecento

As if you needed another reason to be excited about patio season: Cinquecento debuts its first-ever bar menu on Monday, and the drinks-friendly Italian plates […]

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Here Are the 2018 James Beard Award Semifinalists from Boston and New England

The gang’s all here, Boston: The 2018 James Beard Award semifinalists were announced this morning, and among the honorees are some very familiar names. Among […]

Brienne Allan (top row, 4th from right) during a past Pink Boots Brew Day
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Meet the Ladies Who Lager: A Female-Led Brew Day Is Coming to Boston

When Maureen Fabry sought to break into Boston’s beer industry in 1999, she “lucked out” working under a female brewer at the bygone Brew Moon […]

My Diner's new location in South Boston
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Beloved South Boston Diner Returns to the Neighborhood

Unfortunately My Diner just missed the chance to celebrate a waffle-filled Galentine’s Day in South Boston, but the beloved breakfast and lunch spot returns to […]

Eggplant / Sherry at the Kitchen at NOCA
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Cambridge Café Relaunches Dinner Service as the Kitchen at NOCA

Even if you checked out the dinner service that started last fall at Season to Taste Catering’s NOCA Provisions, it’s almost time to revisit. The […]

A sampler from Beacon Hill Chocolates
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The 10 Best Places to Buy Chocolate in Boston

A strong craving for quality chocolate can strike at any moment—be prepared with help from these Boston-area chocolate shops and specialty stores. Keep an eye out […]

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Avi Shemtov Is Opening a Bar and Restaurant in Canton

The Chubby Chickpea chef Avi Shemtov is officially returning to the community that first supported him. Shemtov has teamed up with the owner of the […]