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Yume Ga Arukara's niku udon bowl with onsen egg
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Yume Ga Arukara’s “Profound Bowl” Is on the Bon Appetit Hot 10

Was Tsuyoshi Nishioka’s dream to open a nationally recognized udon shop at Lesley University? Because that’s exactly what he did. Yume Ga Arukara—which translates to […]

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Blackbird Doughnuts Spreads Its Wings to Brighton Next

The Allston-Brighton area is getting another buzzy business: Blackbird Doughnuts plans to open its fourth shop, and grow its production space, at 100 Holton St. […]

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What to Eat (and Drink) This Weekend

Champagne and French Fries This perfect pairing is brought to you by Shepard, the reigning champions with the best French fries in Boston. To celebrate […]

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Even More Places to Eat Ice Cream Right Now Around Boston

This first week of August is on pace to be the warmest ever in Boston, per the Globe’s David Epstein. That’s part of the reason […]

Drifters Wife in Portland, Maine.
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Portland’s Dining Scene Is Officially Way Hotter Than Boston’s

There’s never been a better time to eat in Portland, Maine. We at Boston magazine have been singing this chorus—advising you up to Drifters Wife […]

East Coast oysters on the half shell, seasonal crudo, more affordable rose options, and more are new to the menu at Moon Bar.
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Moon Bar in Boston Adds Oysters and More to Revamped Menu

Restaurant operators can have plans, hopes, and goals for their endeavors—but a living, dynamic thing like a restaurant or bar is bound to take on […]

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14 Breakfast Sandwiches That Make Boston Mornings More Bearable

Breakfast sandwiches are the go-anywhere star of the morning, whether you’re pit-stopping quickly on your commute, or hiding under the covers nursing a hangover. We […]

The Castle Island beer garden at Constitution Wharf overlooks Boston Harbor and the skyline
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Castle Island Is Opening a Beer Garden on the Charlestown Waterfront

As the final full month of summer kicks into gear, so too does Boston’s beer garden scene. Joining the likes of Trillium, Notch, Lamplighter, and […]

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What to Eat (and Drink) This Weekend

More Beer Outside! The Esplanade location of the Night Shift Owl’s Nest grandly opens today at 4 p.m. The draft list boasts Santilli, Furth hefeweizen, […]

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Cambridge Classic Café Sushi Got a Modern Makeover

If it’s been a minute since your last chef’s sampler at Café Sushi, it’s high time to return. The 34-year-old Cambridge mainstay unveiled a transformative […]

Boston Public Market
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Logan Airport Is Getting Big Local Dining Upgrades

You could make yourself a local crudités platter the next time you find yourself awaiting a JetBlue flight at Logan Airport. The Boston Public Market […]

Julia Child-inspired hors d’oeuvres from the 2016 tribute dinner at Puritan & Co.
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Eight Pop-Up Dinners and Culinary Events around Boston in August

SRV Cicchetti Takeover: Chef David Punch We don’t always head out to Newton for dinner, but when we do, we often end up at a […]

Pam and Chris Willis of Pammy's Cambridge
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Two Cambridge Restaurants on the 2018 Bon Appetit Hot 10 Shortlist

Noodles ruled when the Bon Appetit editor-at-large visited Greater Boston this year. Cambridge restaurants Pammy’s and Yume Ga Arukara landed on Andrew Knowlton’s top-50 Best […]

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Ask the Editor: Where to Eat Spanish Tapas (and Buy Spanish Wines)?

Welcome to Ask the Editor, Boston magazine’s new dining advice column. Need a restaurant recommendation? Ask a pro. Question: I recently returned from Spain, where […]

Watermelon French macarons by Maca Boston.
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Eight New Dessert Shops Now Open around Boston

The European-inspired sweets scene is booming in Boston this summer, with très chic new places to pick up treats. From assortments of colorful French macarons, to […]