Restaurant News

Chef Will Gilson competes on "Chopped."

Ken Oringer, Will Gilson Have Cool TV Cameos Coming Up

With temperatures dipping precipitously, it’s shaping up to be a great weekend to binge on reality TV. What luck, then, that a couple of Boston’s […]


Chef Michael Serpa Will Open a Parisian Bistro on Newbury Street

Nearly four years after bringing splurge-worthy seafood to a Back Bay brownstone with Select Oyster Bar, chef Michael Serpa and his business partners are opening […]

A stack of chocolate chip souffle pancakes at Tiger Mama

Ask the Editor: Where to Find Japanese-Style Soufflé Pancakes in Boston?

Welcome to Ask the Editor, Boston magazine’s dining advice column. Need a restaurant recommendation? Ask a pro. Question: My search for the #soufflépancake in Boston […]


Pop-Up Bars That Make Winter 2019 in Boston Less Terrible

Winter in Boston can be tough, even when there isn’t a foot or two of snow on the ground. But with amenities like hot drinks […]

Bronwyn and Tim Wiechmann

Bronwyn and Tim Wiechmann Are Opening T and B Pizza in Somerville

Dining excitement in the Somerville neighborhood of Union Square is certainly going to continue in 2019. Exhibit A: Chef Tim Wiechmann, a former Best of […]


Check Out the New Sunday Brunch Menu at Casa Verde

Nearly a year into his overhaul of Jamaica Plain taqueria Casa Verde, chef Owen Royce-Nagel is finally serving the best meal of the week. Sunday […]


Nine Must-Eat January Dining Events in Boston

Wine Table at Troquet on South The Leather District wine bar is cleaning out its cellar to begin 2019, and oenophiles reap the benefits with bargains. […]

Boiled dinner at Durgin-Park

Faneuil Hall Landmark Durgin-Park Is Closing in January

As Bostonians reel from the closure of 40-year fine-dining stalwart L’Espalier, they now also have to say goodbye to the city’s quintessential Yankee restaurant. Durgin-Park […]

(L to R) Owner René Becker and executive chef Scott Jones at Shepard

The Most Important End-of-2018 Restaurant Openings and Closings You May Have Missed

For many people, a new year brings opportunities for self-reflection, goal-setting, and starting fresh—and that goes for local restaurants, too. From a few notable closures at […]

Miss Maple, an egg-and-cheddar English muffin sandwich with maple butter, will be on the menu at Vinal Bakery

Vinal Bakery Is Bringing English Muffin Sandwiches and Espresso to Somerville

A New England-inspired café pop-up is setting up a permanent shop in Somerville. Vinal Bakery, which launched last year out of Bagelsaurus, is opening at 222 Somerville Ave. […]

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Ask the Editor: Where to Find Great Vegetarian Cooking in Boston?

Welcome to Ask the Editor, Boston magazine’s dining advice column. Need a restaurant recommendation? Ask a pro. Question: Where to find great vegetarian cooking? —S.H. […]

Brato Brewhouse & Kitchen

Here’s Your Chance to Invest in a Brighton Brewpub

The team behind Brato Brewhouse + Kitchen, presently a catering and pop-up operation making near-constant cameos at area taprooms, has invested a lot of time in fermenting support […]

The far wall of the private dining room at Alcove is decorated with a bright blue topographical map

Ask The Editor: Quiet Restaurants for Big Business Dinners?

Welcome to Ask the Editor, Boston magazine’s dining advice column. Need a restaurant recommendation? Ask a pro. Question: I’m arranging a dinner for eight colleagues […]


15 Best Restaurant Bathrooms in Boston

Everybody has to go, so these days, restaurateurs are making their bathrooms destination-worthy. Whether the restroom walls are plastered in reading material like vintage ads […]

Venison tartare for the forthcoming Simcha menu

An Early Look at the Menu for Simcha Restaurant in Sharon

While construction continues on his soon-to-be Simcha restaurant in Sharon, Avi Shemtov has been dialing in the modern Israeli menu. Simcha opens Tuesday, March 5, […]