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Free Cocoa and Frozen, Dollar Oysters, and More Snow Day Fun at Boston Restaurants

If your office is closed during today’s blizzard-like conditions—like Boston, Cambridge, and Somerville Public Schools, local libraries, zoos, and more—or if you’re just planning to […]

(L to R) Tokyo Record Bar's Ariel Arce and Ashtin Berry.
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Tokyo Record Bar Pops Up in Boston

Take a trip to Japan, by way of NYC—without worrying if the next nor’easter will ruin your travel plans. Tokyo Record Bar, one of New […]

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What to Eat (and Drink) This Weekend

Natural Wines Been hearing about “natural wines” at restaurants like Haley.Henry Wine Bar, Tasting Counter, and Bisq, but don’t really know… what that means? You […]

The future Mystic Brewery taproom in Malden
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Mystic Is Opening a New Brewery and Taproom in Malden

If you pay attention to local beer, by now you’re certainly aware that the north-of-Boston city of Everett is the region’s newest Fermentation District, home […]

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What to Eat (and Drink) This Weekend

Hot Tequila, and Frozen Gin This weekend’s wacky forecast calls for both steamy and icy drinks. Tonight, expect sub-freezing snow, and potentially some showers—pleasant! Come […]

The Poderoso at Pammy's
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Make the Drink Bringing a Boston Bartender Into the National Spotlight

Moe Isaza is taking a cue from his former boss, decorated bartender Ran Duan, and just won a national bartending competition sponsored by Bacardi. Isaza, […]

The back taproom at Lamplighter Brewing Co.
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Lamplighter Brewing Unveils a Back Taproom

From the early days in late fall 2016, when Lamplighter Brewing Co. first opened its light-filled, cozy taproom on Broadway in Cambridge, lines down the […]

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Top 35 Bars in Boston: The Ultimate Guide to Drinking in the City

The best places to wet your whistle right now.

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My Bar

Boston’s notable people share their favorite spots.

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History on Tap

More than drinking happens behind the tavern door—these bars offer a window on the past.

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Liquid Layover

Flight delayed? Might as well hit the bars at Logan. 

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Drink In the Drama

Some of the most flamboyant cocktails we’ve spotted around town.

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On the Pappy Trail

Some of those cult-worshipped bottles of Pappy Van Winkle do, in fact, make it to bars in Boston. Here’s where we’ve spotted the elusive Kentucky bourbon.

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The Barfly’s Dos and Don’ts

A quick-and-dirty etiquette guide.

Haley.Henry Wine Bar.
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Haley.Henry Will Get a Sister Wine Bar in the Fenway

While the ship cabin-like, what-you-see-is-what-there-is atmosphere at Downtown Crossing’s Haley.Henry Wine Bar is a large part of the tiny spot’s charm, a big sister bar […]