Restaurant Closings

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The South End Parish Café Will Close in August

Change is afoot on a South End corner of Boston, but just what might be headed to Mass. Ave. and Tremont Street remains to be […]

Les Sablons has closed for good
Restaurants

Garrett Harker’s Harvard Square Restaurant Les Sablons Has Closed

After a little more than a year in Harvard Square, Les Sablons has closed for good. Owners Garrett Harker, Jeremy Sewall, Shore Gregory, and Skip Bennett […]

Braised lamb shank at Lala Rokh on Beacon Hill
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Beacon Hill Mainstay Lala Rokh Will Close in August

Beacon Hill is about to lose a landmark: Lala Rokh has announced it will close for good next month, after nearly 24 years at home […]

townsman
Restaurants

Matthew Jennings’ Townsman Will Close for Good

When nationally recognized chefs Matt and Kate Jennings returned to their native Boston to open Townsman, after helping to put the Providence dining scene on […]

Tacos at Chilacates
Restaurants

Chilacates Continues Boston Expansion with South End Tacos

A storefront in the South End has swapped whole grain breads for fresh tortillas: Chilacates is opening yet another new location, taking over for the […]

The bar at Redd's in Rozzie
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Redd’s In Rozzie Will Close in July

Liquor license reform, while sorely needed in Boston, is the reason a popular Roslindale Village restaurant is closing, according to its owner. Redd’s in Rozzie […]

The Highball Lounge, known for games and playful drinks with rubber duck garnishes, will close.
Restaurants

The Highball Lounge Is Becoming an Elevated “Social Club”

The Nine Zero Hotel’s bar and lounge is making a play to do away with its, erm, playful image. The hotel’s Highball Lounge, which attracted […]

Stephi's in Southie has closed
Restaurants

Stephi’s in Southie Has Closed

When the restaurateurs behind the Met Restaurant Group and Stephanie’s Restaurant Group joined forces earlier this year, they said guests wouldn’t notice big changes right […]

The dining room at Doretta Taverna & Raw Bar
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Doretta Taverna Has Closed for Good

Even though it’s the prime season for the spacious patio overlooking the Public Garden outside Doretta Taverna & Raw Bar, the Greek restaurant has called […]

Strip-T's in Watertown
Restaurants

Strip-T’s to Close after 30-Plus Years in Watertown

UPDATE, Monday, June 4, 10:30 a.m.: Strip-T’s is a lunch-only restaurant now that its time is winding down. Check out the limited menu available this month […]

Restaurants

Smith & Wollensky at the Park Plaza Castle Will Close

An international steakhouse chain headquartered in Boston is downsizing its fancy Back Bay pied-à-terre for a more modest setup in the suburbs. Smith & Wollensky […]

centre street cafe
Restaurants

Centre Street Café Is Transforming into a Space-Themed Diner

Centre Street Café is getting a new morning routine. The Jamaica Plain brunch stalwart, which was reopened in 2015 by the Tres Gatos team as an […]

Ryles Jazz Club Cambridge is closing
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Ryles Jazz Club Will Close Its Doors

A longtime haunt for live music and dancing is calling it a night after more than 40 years in Inman Square. The family that has […]

The Making of a Restaurant—from Boston magazine Jan 1997
Restaurants

Check Out This January 1997 Boston Magazine Story on the Making of Tremont 647

Andy Husbands is finally ready to share what we all know to be true: His South End mainstay, Tremont 647, is closing this spring after more than […]

Tremont 647
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It Appears Tremont 647 Will Close This Spring

UPDATE, 10 a.m.: The plot thickens. The Boston Globe reports Tim Maslow plans to open a Japanese bistro in the South End, his project with prolific restaurateur […]