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Field & Vine Will Make the Food at Backbar

Field & Vine is opening in the former home of Journeyman later this summer, but as soon as next week, diners can get a taste […]

Vanderbilt Kitchen & Bar. / Photo provided
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Vanderbilt Kitchen & Bar Reopens Tuesday

Just in time to see off the Tall Ships, Financial District spot Vanderbilt Kitchen & Bar reopens this week under new ownership. Manager Jamie Walsh, […]

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Trillium Garden on the Greenway Starts Pouring This Week

Don’t let the gray skies get you down—Boston’s first fully open-air beer garden is so close, we can almost taste it. The Trillium Garden on […]

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Where to Find Craft Beer on Cape Cod This Summer

When visitors head to Cape Cod for a summer weekend, most of them want fried seafood, clam chowder, and a good lobster roll, says longtime […]

The Baldwin Bar
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Woburn’s Baldwin & Sons Lands on Esquire 2017 Best Bars

Ran Duan made a Colonial mansion in Woburn a drink-lover’s destination when he transformed a bar driven by scorpion bowls into a retro-modern tiki lounge, […]

One Kendall Square, Cambridge
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State Park, Mamaleh’s Debut the Tropical Bar by the Elevator

With some hot and sunny days finally in the forecast, One Kendall Square has a brand new reason to be stoked about patio season. The […]

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Todd Maul Is Leaving Café ArtScience in June

UPDATE, May 15, 2:30 p.m.: Not only will June 14 be Todd Maul’s last day at Café ArtScience, it will also be the restaurant’s last […]

Budweiser Signature Draught
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Shock Topper: State Says Anheuser-Busch Is Anticompetitive

After a 14-month investigation into “aggressive [marketing] tactics” of Anheuser-Busch (AB InBev), the Massachusetts Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission has charged the the multinational beer behemoth […]

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The 14 Best Boston Bars with Games

While some nights out call for good conversation and a quiet room, others need a little more excitement. The chance to break the mold of […]

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A Trillium Beer Garden Is Coming to the Greenway

When the highly anticipated beer garden on the Greenway opens this summer, beers from none other than the venerated Trillium will be on tap, the […]

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First Look at the Bully Boy Still-to-Glass Cocktail Bar

Dave Willis was happy guests seemed to enjoy the “experiential” tours at his Roxbury distillery, Bully Boy, when they first started six years ago, “but […]

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Tasting Counter’s Casual Wine Bar Is Now Open Five Nights a Week

There are now several more hours each week to get your natural wine fix in Somerville. The casual, after-hours bar that picks up after the […]

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Have “A Proper Drink” With Cocktail Writer Robert Simonson in Boston

These days, it’s almost a given that a new restaurant will open with a bespoke cocktails program, that bartenders will experiment with spirit infusions, that […]

Irish Coffee at Grafton Street Pub / Photo provided
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The Best Irish Whiskey Cocktails For St. Patrick’s Day Weekend in Boston

Red Legs Citizen Public House & Oyster Bar The newest draft cocktail here is rooted in deep Irish history, albeit an unsavory one. Made with […]

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Two Boston Breweries Want to Expand in the Seaport

It’s tough to remember with the March winds whipping at your back, but Boston is lovely in the summertime. Two Boston-area breweries are looking to […]