Restaurant Openings

Takoyaki at Gantetsu-Ya. The Japanese street-food shop is now open in Brookline
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Gantetsu-Ya Is Now Open with Japanese Street Food in Brookline

The next time you’re waiting to slurp a bowl of noodles at Ganko Ittetsu Ramen, you can whet your appetite with another taste of Tokyo: […]

New Fat Cat back dining room
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First Look at the New Fat Cat Restaurant in Quincy

Like so many people in Greater Boston, the Fat Cat restaurant owner Neil Kiley and his team settled into a new place this past weekend. […]

biscuits at Stillwater in Boston
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Here’s Your First Look at the “Redefined Comfort Food” Menu at Stillwater

If you love crumbly cheeses of all kinds, “marshmallow-y meringue,” and sub-$14 cocktails (honestly, not too shabby by the standards of many new openings), read […]

A menu preview for Krasi: zucchini carpaccio
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A “Spirited” Greek Wine Bar and Cocktail Den Are Headed for the Back Bay

Demetri Tsolakis and his partners at Committee and Greco have taken over a Back Bay café space which the restaurateur has long coveted for its […]

Lobster bucatini at Orfano, now open in the Fenway
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Check Out Tiffani Faison’s New Menu, then Go Eat at Orfano Tonight

A highly anticipated new restaurant has sauntered onto the scene with glamour, gin, and garlic bread: Orfano officially opens tonight, bringing a fresh take on […]

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Shy Bird Has Landed in Kendall with Wine, Coffee, and Rotisserie Fare

A Boston hospitality pro has hatched an all-day café in Cambridge. Shy Bird—the latest from Branch Line owner Andrew Holden—threw open its garage doors during lunchtime […]

Todd Noon of Bonez Brothers BBQ
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A Florida Alligator Wrangler Is Opening a Barbecue Restaurant in Quincy

The South Shore is getting a little more southern this summer: Bonez Brothers BBQ is about to open a restaurant in Quincy, bringing a takeout-focused […]

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Chef Tiffani Faison Tackles Italian-American Food at Her New Fenway Restaurant, Orfano

She’s conquered barbecue with Sweet Cheeks Q, Southeast-Asian cuisine with Tiger Mama, and cocktails and finger foods with Fool’s Errand. And for her fourth Fenway-area […]

The display cases at the North End's Dolce are full of pastries, sandwiches, and more
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A Café Called Dolce Has Replaced DePasquale’s North End Gelateria

A North End scoop shop has completed a rebrand and menu expansion to become Dolce, a Milan-inspired café serving up Italian-style doughnuts, pastries, and espresso, […]

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An Eclectic, Global Cocktail Bar Pops Up at the Merchant

The newest cocktail bar in Downtown Crossing is hidden below a boisterous brasserie, but don’t call Foreign Correspondents Club a “speakeasy.” An ephemeral new concept […]

Artifact Cider Feels Like Home cans 2018
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Artifact Cider Opens a Western Massachusetts Taproom

Cider fans are now able to sip some of the finest expressions of New England cider available, right near the source: Artifact Cider Project has […]

Taqueria el Barrio tacos live on a edge counter
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Taqueria el Barrio Opens This Week in Brookline

Taqueria el Barrio is about to school the greater-Boston University crowd on authentic Mexican fast food. The highly anticipated taco shop opens Tuesday, August 6, […]

The Oyster Club summer flounder Milanese
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Five Things to Eat at The Oyster Club at the Heritage

Catch a reservation at Boston’s newest seafood spot: The Oyster Club at the Heritage is now open in Park Square. It’s a return to the […]

The Emory, a modern American barroom, opens in Beacon Hill
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The Emory Opens in Beacon Hill With Not-So-Classic Bar Food and Cocktails

Emory “Andy” Kilgore’s grandfather, the third-generation Emory in his family (Andy’s the fifth), was best known to his friends and family as “Spuds,” on account […]

The newest gyro on the menu at GreCo is the company's first vegan-firnedly offering: Braised mushrooms with Greek fava bean spread.
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A Bigger, Boozier GreCo Opens So Soon in the Seaport

Opa! It’s almost time to celebrate with a cold glass of Greek wine. GreCo opens its second location on Tuesday, July 30, in the Seaport, […]