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The Making of a Restaurant—from Boston magazine Jan 1997

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

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 […]

The bar at Tapeo

After 22 Years on Newbury Street, Tapeo Will Close This Weekend

Newbury Street is soon to be down one of its longstanding dining options: Tapeo will close Sunday, Jan. 14, after more than two decades of […]

La Motta's

La Motta’s Will Close after New Year’s Eve

This post was updated at 1:15 p.m. to confirm it’s going to be another Burro Bar. Just more than two years after debuting, La Motta’s […]


Allston Beer Bar Sunset Grill & Tap Has Shuttered

Pour one out for Boston’s original beer bar: The Sunset Grill & Tap and its upstairs pool hall, Patron’s, have closed for good. Eater Boston […]

Fairsted Kitchen

Fairsted Kitchen Will Transform Into Grassona’s Italian

After four years dishing out Middle Eastern-leaning fare and craft cocktails, “the lovely experiment that is Fairsted Kitchen will come to an end December 31st,” […]


Highland Fried Will Replace East Coast Grill

UPDATE: Friday, Dec. 15, 10:45 a.m.: Highland Fried opens today, and the menu’s now online. Along with your choice of fried chicken parts and a […]

Self Portrait opens in Cambridge on April 28

Tim Wiechmann’s Self Portrait Has Closed

Chef Tim Wiechmann unveiled his Self Portrait earlier this year, but it was apparently just a fleeting glimpse. The French bistro, which opened in April […]

A boutique hotel is in the works at 899-907 Main St. in Central Square

A Boutique Hotel Will Replace Cinderella’s Restaurant in Cambridge

Plans to revamp the Central Square building into a new, 67-room hotel with a roof bar have been approved by the Cambridge Planning Board, Wicked Local […]


Tavern Road Will Close at the End of August

This post was updated August 15 to include new comments from Tavern Road co-owner and chef Louis DiBiccari. Four years later—but what feels like a lifetime […]


The Blue Room and Belly Wine Bar to Close This Summer

Even an iconic establishment must make tough choices in the face of an industry-wide labor problem in a rapidly changing city. The Blue Room, Julia […]


Journeyman Will Close in Early June

After a six-plus-year journey in Somerville, a very unique restaurant will close its doors for good in June. Journeyman just announced its final night of […]

Blue Ginger is closing

Ming Tsai Is Closing Blue Ginger

One door closes, another door opens… into a fast-casual restaurant. Celebrity chef Ming Tsai is shuttering his Wellesley flagship, Blue Ginger, in June, while he […]

Pho Hai San at Pho So 1 / Photo by Alex Lau for "What the Pho?"

Pho So 1 Has Lost Its License to Serve

The proprietor can appeal to higher authorities, but at this present juncture, it looks like a beloved Dorchester noodle shop is closed for good. Pho […]


After 54 Years, Martignetti Liquors Is Closing its Doors

Martignetti Liquors, a Brighton fixture since 1963, is closing up shop, as reported by Boston Restaurant Talk, but only for regular customers. The company has transitioned from […]