Restaurant Openings


Chickadee’s Dream Team Breaks Down How They Craft Dishes

Two industry vets team up to open Chickadee in the Seaport.

Fool's Errand bar from front

First Look at Tiffani Faison’s Fool’s Errand

The highly anticipated third restaurant from chef Tiffani Faison and Kelly Walsh opens Thursday, August 16, but you’re not invited to pull up a bar […]

Intelligentsia coffee bags

Intelligentsia Coffee Opens in Downtown Boston

The newest café in the Financial District is a familiar one to coffee lovers. Chicago roasting company Intelligentsia unveils its second local “coffeebar” this Friday […]

Carrot Flower opens Tuesday in Jamaica Plain

Carrot Flower Opens This Week in Jamaica Plain

A longtime Jamaica Plain resident has created the low-carb dining option she wished to see in her neighborhood. Carrot Flower opens this week on Centre Street, […]

cocktails and street corn at Casa Caña in Allston

Check Out the Menu at Allston’s New Casa Caña Rum Bar

A section of Allston rapidly developing into a hip hangout for Harvard affiliates, pastrami connoisseurs, podcasters, beer lovers, musicians, and Trader Joe’s shoppers now has […]


Arlington Is Now Home to Cult-Followed Hand-Pulled Noodles

Home Taste, a suburban spot for a micro-regional Chinese cuisine, just opened a second location in Arlington. Home Taste’s Watertown outpost has been a popular stop for […]

Nathálie Wine Bar in the Fenway

Nathálie Wine Bar Opens Friday in the Fenway

Though it was built from the studs up in a brand-new, Fenway neighborhood high-rise, Nathálie Wine Bar already feels a little bit familiar. The second […]

the bar at Chickadee, a restaurant in the Innovation and Design Building in the South Boston Seaport

First Look at Chickadee, Landing This Month in the Seaport

The tables are set at the Seaport’s newest restaurant: Chickadee opens Tuesday, July 31, for lunch and dinner. Situated inside the Innovation and Design Building, […]

The family-friendly taproom in Milo, Maine, serves a rotating lineup of Bissell Brothers beer on draft and in cans

Bissell Brothers Debuts a Wild Beer Brewery in Central Maine

Summertime is prime time for a beer road trip, and there’s a new destination way up in Maine—especially for folks who like the great outdoors. […]


First Look at Little Dipper in Jamaica Plain

A new astronomical, gastromical spot is open in Jamaica Plain. This morning, Little Dipper debuted with eggs, fruit, home fries, house-made doughnuts, and more, replacing […]

Orá Trattorizza

First Look at Orá Trattorizza in Copley Square

The time is now for a long-planned Italian restaurant to open in the Back Bay. Well, nearly now. Orá Trattorizza—which translates to “Now,” and a […]

Blue Bottle Coffee is an open, airy space in the Prudential Center Court.

Blue Bottle Coffee Opens a Sunny Café Inside the Prudential Center

Just a few yards past the line snaking outside the ever-crowded Barnes & Noble Starbucks at the Prudential Center, there is a new stop for […]

Democracy Brewing takes design inspiration from classic European drinking cultures like German beer halls and Irish pubs

First Look at Democracy Brewing in Downtown Boston

Democracy is thriving in Downtown Crossing: Democracy Brewing, a worker-owned pub and neighborhood brewery, is opening its Temple Place doors to the public on Wednesday, […]

The Smoke Shop BBQ at Assembly Row

A Third Location of the Smoke Shop BBQ Is Now Open in Somerville

Just in time to host a Fourth of July barbecue of epic proportions, the Smoke Shop BBQ is now open in Somerville. The third location […]

Rabottini's Pizza, rectangle or round pies

Check Out the Menu at Rabottini’s Pizza in Lower Allston

A pop-up pizzeria fires things up this week in Lower Allston. Rabottini’s Pizza opens for dinner on Tuesday, June 26, and will continue serving up […]