Restaurant Openings


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 […]

The Ghost Walks in Boston

First Look at the Ghost Walks in Downtown Boston

The latest bar from a group of Boston nightlife impresarios is upping the drama in the Theater District. The Ghost Walks, opening within the week, […]


The Early Menu Details on Talulla in Cambridge

Conor Dennehy and Danielle Ayer officially open their first restaurant next weekend, but the concept they’ve developed is already part of the family. Talulla, named […]

Sam Williams and J.J. Frosk outside the Bacon Truck Café in Charlestown

Check Out the Opening Menu at the Bacon Truck Café

A food truck favorite is permanently parking in Charlestown. The Bacon Truck Café opens on Saturday, April 14, with coffee, cold-brew teas, and “more amazing […]


First Look at Tender Greens in Chestnut Hill

More California casual cuisine has entered the scene. New England’s first Tender Greens location opens today at The Street in Chestnut Hill. With pitched ceilings, white oak […]

A breakfast sandwich at the Buffalo Jump

Upper Cape Cod Updates: Check Out the Buffalo Jump’s New Café Menu

Spring is in the air, and that means summer travel is not far off. As you start to think about crossing the bridge into Cape […]

Health Club Somerville interior

Health Club by 3 Little Figs Is Now Open in Somerville

A tiny refuge for plant-centric dining just landed in Somerville: Health Club, a new venture from the couple behind 3 Little Figs, debuted at 8 […]

Zambrero in Harvard Square

Zambrero Lands in Cambridge with Burritos and a Social Mission

Another fast-growing, fast-casual chain drops down in the Boston area today, but Zambrero is a little bit different. For one, it serves Mexican-inspired fare like […]

Scenes from the kitchen at a recent Nightshade pop-up at Soall Bistro

Seven North-of-Boston Restaurant Openings to Watch in 2018

Open Now: Nightshade at Soall Bistro Marblehead Chef Rachel Miller continues her North Shore pop-up, Nightshade, monthly at the Vietnamese bistro where she is also […]


Michael Mina Is Opening Cal Mare at MGM Springfield

For the second time in less than two years, chef Michael Mina is replicating one of his California restaurants in Massachusetts. Mina, who opened an outpost of […]

The lounge and dining room at Southern Proper in Boston

Southern Proper Opens Tonight in the South End

The South End gets some new Southern hospitality tonight. Chef Jason Cheek, a North Carolina native and alum of Ken Oringer and Jamie Bissonnette’s restaurants, […]

Japchae at Simjang

First Look at Worcester’s New Korean-American Simjang

If you happened to pick up the Worcester Telegram this weekend, you would have read that the central Massachusetts city is the state’s hottest dining […]

Exodus Bagels in Jamaica Plain during a soft opening on Sunday, Feb. 11

Exodus Bagels Finally Opens a Jamaica Plain Shop

It has been quite a journey for Exodus Bagels. Adam Hirsh first introduced his New York-style bagels at the Egleston farmers market in 2015, and […]

Pour over coffee at Blue Bottle Coffee

Blue Bottle Coffee Opens Its First Boston-Area Location in Harvard Square

A bright and modern new coffee shop for the Harvard Square crowd arrives this weekend. Blue Bottle Coffee officially debuts in Massachusetts on Saturday, Feb. […]