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Dining Playbook Star Jenny Johnson Shares Her Favorite Things

Ahead of her first Mother’s Day, we asked food-media maven Jenny Johnson, of NESN’s Dining Playbook and WBZ Radio’s Food for Thought, for her keys […]

Curio Coffee in Cambridge made room on its shelves for add natural wines.
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Curio Wine Bar Opens Tonight inside a Cambridge Coffee Shop

A cool coffee shop in Cambridge is about to become the latest café-by-day, bar-by-night operation. Curio Coffee, a three-year-old café near Lechmere Station, debuts the […]

Karen Akunowicz has created a menu of poke and veggie bowls for a Boston location of Whole Foods
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Chef Karen Akunowicz Is Opening a Poke Shop Inside a Boston Whole Foods

Though she’s busy rolling pastas and and serving up apertivo hour at her hot new Italian restaurant, Fox & the Knife, Myers + Chang alum […]

People around tables at the Raw Bar at Island Creek Oyster Farm
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The Raw Bar at Island Creek’s Duxbury Oyster Farm Reopens for the Season

Luckily it’s open rain or shine this season, because the Raw Bar at Island Creek Oyster Farm reopens this weekend. A seasonal food truck, bar, […]

Retno Pratiwi and Peter Gelling take a break from a Kaki Lima pop-up at Mamaleh's
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Beloved Pop-Up Kaki Lima Is Leaving Boston for New York

UPDATE, May 9, 2:30 p.m.: The dates are on the books for the final Kaki Lima pop-ups around Boston: Mamaleh’s Delicatessen is hosting on Friday […]

Cafe Beatrice Lower Allston
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First Look at Chef Will Gilson’s Café Beatrice in Allston

Though he’s a new father, the latest reason Will Gilson lost a few nights of sleep was because he installed vintage wallpaper—by himself—inside his soon-to-open […]

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Seven Spots to Watch the Kentucky Derby in Boston

The race is on to find a weekend party for the Kentucky Derby (Saturday, May 4), when even we true-blue Yankees like to break out our biggest hats […]

Chef Michael Scelfo's Mision Burrito
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Get Your First Taste of Michael Scelfo’s Misión Burrito In Harvard Square

With three restaurants in Harvard Square (and even more culinary ideas bouncing around in his head), chef Michael Scelfo knows as well as anyone just how hard […]

Cornish game hen at the Winnisimmet Lounge.
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Here Is the Opening Menu at Chelsea’s Winnisimmet Cocktail Lounge

There’s a new, waterfront dining option in Chelsea—yes, you heard that correctly. The Winnisimmet Cocktail Lounge, a full-service restaurant, bar, and events space from the owners […]

Moody's charcuterie board
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Moody’s Waltham Has Temporarily Closed to Plot “Exciting” Changes

After getting really big, really fast, the Moody’s Delicatessen-born restaurant group in Waltham is taking some time out. Chef Joshua Smith is no longer involved […]

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, […]

Racks of rose at Social Wines in South Boston
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Central Bottle in Cambridge Will Become Social Wines This Summer

A changing of the vino guards is happening in Cambridge. After a decade of sharing decidedly non-snooty wine recommendations and knowledge in Central Square, Liz […]

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Dining Out: Youji Iwakura’s Kamakura

A single oyster escabeche, marinated overnight and topped with tiny cubes of dashi gelatin and pearls of Belgian caviar, arrives on a porcelain plate flanked […]

Ganko Ittetsu Ramen
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A Popular Brookline Ramen Chef Is Opening a New Japanese Street-Food Shop

Two decades into his career in New England, chef Ken Iwaoka is about to harken back to the flavors of his childhood. The owner of […]

The Bagel Table lox breakfast sandwich
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The Bagel Table Will Open in Brighton Late This Summer

A new carbo-loading spot is headed for a fitness destination in Brighton. The Bagel Table will open its third location at Boston Landing, home of […]