The Wonderfully Weird Mystery of Table Talk Pies’ Twitter Account

Scrolling through Twitter is not a joyful experience for me. In fact, the deluge of soul-crushing headlines often makes me deeply sad. Yet I continue […]

Erbaluce chef-owner Charles Draghi, with business (and life) partner Joan Johnson

Beloved Boston Italian Restaurant Erbaluce Is Very Likely Closing after New Year’s

Another independent restaurant looks like it’s being forced out of operating in downtown Boston. As it stands now, Bay Village restaurant and perennial favorite Erbaluce […]


Little Dipper Launches Expanded Dinner Service This Week

A new dinner destination has been discovered in the gradually expanding universe of Jamaica Plain restaurants: Little Dipper, an intergalactically-inspired diner that opened in July, rolls out […]


In Defense of Candy Corn

I’m not entirely proud of this confession: Last night I polished off my third bag of candy corn since I started filling the coffee-table candy bowl […]


What to Eat (and Drink) This Weekend

Jewish-ish Pizza Bagels It’s National Pizza Month, so decreed back in 1984 by the magazine Pizza Today. Sure! We’ll allow it, so long as that […]

A winemaking employee holds a handful of Santa Barbara pinot noir grapes at City Winery Boston

Be Part of the Winemaking Process at City Winery Boston

By 9 a.m. on Monday morning, Stephen Feke had, for several hours, already been thinking about bottles and bottles of pinot noir. The winemaker was overseeing […]

Harvest Co-Op Market in Jamaica Plain

Harvest Co-Op Will Close Both Boston-Area Stores This Month

It’s time to use any Harvest Co-Op gift cards you might be hoarding: Both natural food markets in Cambridge and Jamaica Plain will close within […]

Bonbons from Spindler Confections

The 11 Best Candy Shops in Boston to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

We get it. You love your North End cannolis, but it’s time to broaden the dessert horizons. With world-famous chocolatiers and locally acclaimed candy shops, […]

Brunch at Tupelo in Inman Square

Tupelo Will Close for Good This Weekend

After nearly a decade of bringing an unpretentious taste of New Orleans to Cambridge, Tupelo is closing its doors after service on Sunday, Oct. 7. […]


First Look at Better Sorts Social Club, Opening Downtown This Week

Round up your favorite drinking buddies—hooligans and ruffians excepted, if you please—because the aristocratically named Better Sorts Social Club opens downtown on Thursday, October 4. […]


Small Bite: Would You Like Beer With That?

The city’s beloved Trillium brewery gets into the restaurant biz.

Contractors install the sign at the soon-to-open Trillium restaurant in Fort Point

Trillium Brewing Co. Will Open a Restaurant in Fort Point in October

Trillium Brewing Company has been anything but quiet since announcing plans to open a restaurant in Fort Point nearly two years ago—its Canton brewery debuted […]


10 Pop-Up Dinners and Culinary Events around Boston in October

The days might be getting cooler, but the culinary events scene is just heating up. Whether you want to make a reservation for a fixed-price […]

Lauren Friel behind the bar at Rebel Rebel Wine Bar

Rebel Rebel Wine Bar Is Now Open in Somerville

Just in time for the leaves to start falling, there’s a warm and welcoming new wine bar in Somerville. Rebel Rebel officially opens tonight at […]


Boston Chefs Share Their Most Loved (and Loathed) Halloween Candies

Steel your sweet tooth: Halloween is on the horizon. It’s officially October, and the date now plods toward us like Michael Myers coming for a cornered babysitter. (Incidentally, […]