Restaurant Openings


Michael Scelfo Opens Up About His First Solo Restaurant, Alden & Harlow

Way back in December, we told you about Alden & Harlow, the first solo project from former Russell House Tavern chef Michael Scelfo. The restaurant […]


Say Prost! to Bronywn, Opening This Evening in Somerville

We told you back in April 2012 that Bronwyn, the second restaurant from T.W. Food chef Tim Wiechmann and his wife, Bronwyn (name make sense […]


Details on El Centro Dos, Coming to Brookline at the End of This Month

El Centro owner Allan Rodriguez with a plank of wood that will become the sink at El Centro Dos in Brookline. Photos courtesy of Allan […]


First Look: Barrio Cantina

What to expect at Michael Schlow’s new place, Barrio Cantina.


First Look: Harpoon Brewery & Beer Hall

Harpoon’s Bavarian-style beer hall offers small-batch beers and spent-grain pretzels.


Second Course: Tim Maslow of Strip-T’s (and Soon, Ribelle)

As Strip-T’s Chef Tim Maslow preps his second restaurant, Ribelle, Maslow talks us through the tools and ingredients he relies on to execute the vision at both of his eateries.


Breakfast of Champions at Union Square Donuts in Somerville

This new Somerville shop serves inspired creations like hibiscus-cherry and bacon-maple donuts.


We Went to the Shake Shack Opening, and Lived to Tell the Tale

 Friends (and Shack Shack fiends) Wendy Schapiro and Candy Gold, two of the first customers in line. Eager college students, ex-pat New Yorkers, and a three-month […]


Mark Gaier and Clark Frasier to Open MC Medici Ristorante & Bar on the Seaport

This just in: chef duo Mark Gaier and Clark Frasier, of Top Chef: Masters fame and The Arrows restaurant in Ogunquit, Maine, will be making […]


Tony Maws’ New Restaurant to Be Called Kirkland Tap and Trotter

Get used to seeing this face in Somerville. Photo courtesy of Facebook. Earlier this week, Craigie on Main tweeted that diners visiting the restaurant on […]

Table Talk

What’s heating up the city’s food scene.

First Bite at 94 Mass Ave

94 Mass Ave overcomes its location’s troubled past.

First Bite: Chez Jacky

The Petit Robert team brings its proven formula of casual French fare and a friendly vibe to Brighton.