Brick chicken with herb-roasted fingerling potatoes from the Bar Mercato menu

Check Out the Food Hall-Inspired Menu at Bar Mercato

A world of new flavor is about to be unleashed near Faneuil Hall. Bar Mercato, the European food hall-inspired latest from Trio Restaurant Group, opens […]


The Bar Mezzana Team Is Opening Another South End Restaurant

Out with the old, in with the new blood: The team behind a growing family of new South End hotspots will soon move into an address […]

South End Buttery patio

Ask the Editor: Which Boston Restaurants Are Featured in Movies?

Welcome to Ask the Editor, Boston magazine’s dining advice column. Need a restaurant recommendation? Ask a pro. Question: Now that the Super Bowl and the […]


Peregrine, an Italian Islands-Inspired Restaurant, Is Coming to Beacon Hill

With their next restaurant, Peregrine, chef Josh Lewin and Katrina Jazayeri are spreading their wings. The duo behind Juliet, a charming European-style cafe in Somerville, are opening their […]

Hong Kong Cambridge sign

Hong Kong Plans a New Music Venue for Cambridge

A Chinese restaurant on Mass. Ave. is singing a new tune: Hong Kong is venturing into the live music business with a new performance venue, Vanyaland reports. Also home […]

Shy Bird rotisserie chickens and potatoes / bottle of wine

Branch Line Owner Andrew Holden Is Opening Shy Bird in Cambridge

Andrew Holden is building a new nest, close to home. A longtime East Cambridge resident and partner at Boston’s Eastern Standard and Branch Line in […]

Signs are up for Rochambeau, a French-style brasserie, taking over the former Towne restaurant in Boston

A French Café and Brasserie Is Headed for the Towne Space

After the Lyons Group quietly shuttered its formerly loud, boisterous, multi-bar venue Towne Stove and Spirits early this year, owner Patrick Lyons promised something new—something […]


Share Valentine’s Day in Boston with These Eight Culinary Couples

It’s tough to date in the hospitality industry, where long, grueling hours are spent serving dinner dates–not enjoying them. So maybe it makes sense that […]

Boston Fondue

Get Your Dunk on at These Six Spots for Creative Fondue

Cheese Better Sorts Social Club At this spiffy new hangout in downtown’s Kimpton Nine Zero Hotel, local bar star Naomi Levy’s creative cocktail menu complements […]

Chef Cyrille Couet Colette Wine Bistro Cambridge

Obsessions: Cyrille Couet of Colette Wine Bistro

At Cambridge’s coquettish new Colette Wine Bistro, chef Cyrille Couet marries French cuisine with modern American twists. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, he shares […]

Boston pastry chef Kate Holowchik

Kate Holowchik Is Creating Pita and Desserts for Avi Shemtov’s Simcha

A creative culinarian known for whimsical cakes and nostalgia-invoking desserts is sharing her talents with a new project: Kate Holowchik has joined Avi Shemtov’s suburban […]

The Weymouth taproom of Vitamin Sea Brewing

Check Out the Vitamin Sea Brewing Taproom in Weymouth

It’s time to see what all the hype is about: Vitamin Sea Brewing now has a taproom to visit in Weymouth. The highly anticipated new […]

Chilacates Chesnut Hill

Two New Chilacates Locations Open in Chestnut Hill and Mission Hill

UPDATE, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 9 a.m.: As anticipated, Chilacates has indeed opened its new, South End location. The Shawmut Ave. taqueria debuted on Sunday, Feb. 17, and […]


Meet Colette, Your Winsome New Wine Bistro

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, and the accompanying opportunities for eyelash-batting over full-bodied pours of Bordeaux, the pair behind a popular South End restaurant have ushered an […]

Deep Cuts Deli "Big Trouble in Little Boston" sandwich at BearMoose Brewing Company

Deep Cuts Deli to Open with BearMoose Brewery in Everett

The latest brewery headed for Everett could be your lunch stop on future beer tours around the Fermentation District. BearMoose Brewing Company is now under construction in the north-of-Boston city, […]