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The bar at the Green Briar in Brighton
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The Green Briar Pub Is Closing after Almost 30 Years in Brighton

Big changes are about to happen in Brighton: One of the neighborhood’s go-to bars is closing for good. The Green Briar will close its heavy, […]

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11 Can’t-Miss Craft Breweries in Central Mass

Craft beer lovers, rejoice! Your hops heaven is right here in the Bay State. Take a short trip to Central Massachusetts and discover a divine […]

Trillium Garden on the Greenway photo courtesy of Trillium Brewing Co.
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Trillium Garden on the Greenway Is Coming Back to Boston in 2019

UPDATE, May 1, 12:30 p.m.: The Garden on the Greenway is on the way: Trillium debuts its open-air beer garden for the season on Thursday, May […]

Tenzin Samdo at ArtScience
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Boston Restaurant Community Honors Late Bartender Tenzin Samdo

The Boston hospitality industry lost a great friend and bartender over the weekend. Tenzin Samdo, an internationally acclaimed mixologist who earned a Best of Boston […]

The taproom at Mighty Squirrel brewery in Waltham
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First Look at Mighty Squirrel Brewery and Taproom in Waltham

Beer fans are going to want to get moving: Mighty Squirrel is almost ready to open its first-ever taproom. Located near ample green space and […]

Jack's Abby cofounders Eric, Sam and Jack Hendler
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Jack’s Abby and Springdale Are Taking Over a North Station Bar

Give yourself extra time to catch your train this winter: Track Zero Taproom, from breweries Jack’s Abby Craft Lagers and Springdale Barrel Room, opens later […]

Jaho Coffee & Tea in downtown Boston
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Jaho Coffee Is Opening a Back Bay Wine Bar

UPDATE, Friday, Sept. 21, 4:30 p.m.: Jaho Coffee and Tea finally opens in the Back Bay on Monday, Sept. 24. The hours are 6:30 a.m.-11 […]

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What to Eat (and Drink) This Weekend

Pasta, Cannoli, and a Spritz in the Sunshine Eataly Boston’s summertime block party series returns tonight, and once a month through September. Some of the […]

FIFA World Cup
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Where to Watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Boston

Whether you’re a diehard Messi fan, or you’d rather leave football up to Tom Brady, it’s impossible not to get excited about the largest global, single-sport […]

The Duckfat Frites Shack is now open at the Oxbow Blending & Bottling beer garden
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Portland Favorite Duckfat Has a Casual New Takeout Restaurant

’Tis the season for day trips to southern Maine. As if you needed another reason to visit Bostonians’ other favorite city, perennially packed Portland restaurant […]

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The Trillium Beer Garden and Downeast Cider Bar Open on the Greenway

Here’s hoping the spring weather is really sticking around this time, because downtown Boston is ready for it. The Rose Kennedy Greenway welcomes two vibrant, […]

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The Spring 2018 Boston Beer Garden Bucket List

This post was updated Wednesday, June 6, with details about the Tapped Beer Truck at Quincy PorchFest. We will continue to update this list if […]

Trillium owners JC and Esther Tetreault at the Garden on the Greenway in 2017
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Trillium Garden on the Greenway Is Officially Returning

Kickstart this spring-like week with some welcome beer news: The Trillium Garden on the Greenway is officially coming back. Beginning Thursday, May 24, the open-air bar […]

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What to Eat (and Drink) This Weekend

Malty, Salty, Beer Mass. Beer Week comes to a close on Saturday, April 28, and the local celebration goes out in style at Dorchester Brewing […]

Photos from Lamplighter Brewing Co.'s outdoor beer garden in 2017, near its Broadway brewery.
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The Central Flea Moves to Greener Pastures with Lamplighter Beer

Are you sick of hearing about places to drink outside this spring? Neither are we! Add a Lamplighter Brewing Co. beer garden to your spring-summer-fall […]