Restaurant Openings

The Wellington Punch cocktail at the Wellington in Belmont Center

The de Magistris Brothers Open a Neighborhood Tavern in Belmont

The northwestern suburbs of Boston have a new dining option. The Wellington officially opens tonight in Belmont Center, a casual, neighborhood eatery from the team […]

Chef Douglas Rodrigues (L) and beverage entrepreneur Chas Boggini have new craft, seasonal menus for the Paragon Boardwalk at Nantasket Beach in Hull

Nantasket’s Paragon Boardwalk Has Upgraded Beach Eats

While there is something satisfying about a pile of greasy, pre-frozen fries, or a melting soft-serve ice cream cone after a day at the beach, […]

Legal Sea Foods relocated to a space at the Street in Chestnut Hill that overlooks Hammond Pond

Legal Sea Foods Has a New Home in Chestnut Hill

The oldest Legal Sea Foods has served its final meal in its original location. Forty-three years after expanding to Chestnut Hill from a small fish […]

The Duckfat Frites Shack is now open at the Oxbow Blending & Bottling beer garden

Portland Favorite Duckfat Has a Casual New Takeout Restaurant

’Tis the season for day trips to southern Maine. As if you needed another reason to visit Bostonians’ other favorite city, perennially packed Portland restaurant […]

The main dining room at Boston Chops in Downtown Crossing

Boston Chops Is Downtown’s New Power Lunch Steakhouse

A new restaurant certain to be popular with boardroom and mood board influencers alike, Boston Chops opens a luxe second location this week in Downtown […]


The Trillium Beer Garden and Downeast Cider Bar Open on the Greenway

Here’s hoping the spring weather is really sticking around this time, because downtown Boston is ready for it. The Rose Kennedy Greenway welcomes two vibrant, […]


A First Look at Backyard Betty’s in Southie

Craving cookout fare, but not quite ready to pull out your own grill for the season? You may want to head to Backyard Betty’s, opening tonight in […]

The mural at Dos Diablos taqueria

Two Saints Tavern and Dos Diablos Taqueria Open Soon near Boston Symphony

For those nights that call for comfort food and tequila shots, Gainsborough Street has a new, one-stop spot. Two Saints Tavern and Dos Diablos are […]

View of Remnant Brewing, opening May 12 at Bow Market in Somerville

Remnant Brewing Opens This Weekend at Bow Market

Somerville’s one-stop food crawl is coming soon, but several retail vendors are ready to open inside Bow Market this weekend—and so is the resident brewery. […]


El Rincon de Moody’s Opens This Month in Waltham

UPDATE, May 24, 5 p.m.: El Rincon de Moody’s officially opens Friday, May 25, with $1 al pastor tacos all night. It’s open daily 9 […]

Tacos at Burro Bar South End

Burro Bar Is Now Open in the South End

What’s behind the magenta door? Why, it’s a second location of the Alpine Restaurant Group’s Burro Bar, of course. It quietly opened last night on Washington Street […]

Blue Dalia at Wegmans in Natick

First Look at Wegmans Natick’s New Tequila Bar, Blue Dalia

To do the week’s grocery shopping, or to crush some ceviche, mushroom sopes, and a margarita or two? The newest Boston-area Wegmans asks, why not […]

Whole Heart Provisions in Central Square, Cambridge

Whole Heart Provisions Opens This Week in Central Square

It’s now a bit easier to eat all your veggies—Whole Heart Provisions opens a second location in Central Square on Wednesday, April 25. Founder and […]


A Culinary Couple Brings a Fresh Start at Talulla in Cambridge

Can a culinary couple bring new life to a familiar space in Cambridge?

(L to R) James Woodhouse and RJ Joyce just took over Rye, N.H.'s iconic Carriage House restaurant.

The Carriage House Reopens in Rye, N.H.

A Seacoast institution is reborn tonight with an updated menu and interior, courtesy of a couple of New Hampshire natives and hospitality pros. The Carriage […]