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

Making that afternoon transition from caffeine to booze is about to get a little easier in the Back Bay: Jaho Coffee and Tea is opening […]

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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 […]

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Downeast Cider Is Running the Dewey Square Drinkery

Cider fans who are looking forward to drinking outside this spring should chart their fastest route to South Station. Downeast Cider is the brand chosen […]

Underground at Ink Block in 2017
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Castle Island Plans a Seasonal Beer Garden in Boston

UPDATE, Monday, July 9, 2 p.m.: Sorry to be the bearer of bad news, everybody, but Castle Island’s plans for a beer garden under I-93 […]

Castle Island Brewing Co Adventure activities
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I Tried It: Ax Throwing at Castle Island Brewing Co.

On a recent early spring day in a brief window of temperate weather between snow storms, I found myself in a back corner of Castle […]

"Fog Over Osaka" from the new tiki cocktail menu at Uni
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Vikram Hegde Introduces New Tiki Drinks Menu at Uni

The Back Bay izakaya, Uni, is not struggling in the shadow of its predecessor, Clio. Sure, that acclaimed French restaurant put chef Ken Oringer—and arguably, the Boston dining scene—on […]

The SoWa Power Station beer garden in 2016.
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Craft Collective Is Fueling a SoWa “Beer Barn” This Year

Since the SoWa Open Market broke out on its own in 2016, craft beverages have been a part of the affair. The season even kicked […]

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20 Places to Find Tiki Drinks in Boston

In a post-World War II California, Don the Beachcomber and Trader Vic’s were the first restaurants to combine fresh juices, island inspiration, and overproof rum […]