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Restaurant Review: Bronwyn in Somerville

When a haute-cuisine-trained, locavore-leaning chef tries his hand at Germanic biergarten fare, curious (and often delicious) things happen.

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Restaurant Review: Tavern Road in Fort Point

There’s plenty to love already about Fort Point’s ambitious and earnest new culinary artwork in progress (including a stellar $19 steak).

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Restaurant Review: No. 9 Park in Boston

Fifteen years later, has Barbara Lynch’s original flagship been reborn?

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Restaurant Review: Asta

Though it bears resemblance to Copenhagen’s Noma, this Back Bay spot has a charm all its own.

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Restaurant Review: Boston Chops in the South End

A new steakhouse comes to the South End.

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Man Food: Devouring the Namesake Sandwich at Chacarero

At Chacarero, pretty much everybody is after the namesake sandwich, a traditional Chilean item that consists of a bread-roll hybrid flatbread piled high with grilled […]

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Restaurant Review: Giulia in Cambridge

The latest Italian newcomer favors authenticity over flash, mostly to great success.

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Man Food: Meaty Sandwich Perfection at Coppa

At Ken Oringer and Jamie Bissonnette’s South End enoteca Coppa, it’d be easy to load up on a variety of small Italian bar snacks, salumi, […]

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Restaurant Review: Sycamore in Newton Centre

A little restraint is all that this Newton Centre restaurant needs to become this critic’s next great love.

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Night Owl: Hanging Out at Deep Ellum in Allston

In need of food-centric plans tonight? Enter Night Owl, in which Man Food blogger Richard Chudy tackles the city’s late-night options, one at a time. Sometimes […]

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First Bite: Tavern Road in Fort Point

There’s nothing simple about this new Fort Point restaurant.

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Second Bite: Blue Dragon in Fort Point

Chef Ming Tsai’s first restaurant since Blue Ginger is part Boston pub, part trendy Asian eatery.

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Restaurant Review: Puritan & Company in Cambridge

Will Gilson attempts to fuse New England fare with modern technique—and, mostly, succeeds.

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Man Food: Banh Mi Disappointment at Sa Pa

Welcome to Man Food, where burger pro Richard Chudy steps away from his usual burger beat to explore food challenges, street eats, and other gut-busting […]

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Man Food: Drink’s Off-Menu, Big-Mac-Style Burger

Welcome to Man Food, where burger pro Richard Chudy steps away from his usual burger beat* to explore food challenges, street eats, and other gut-busting delights. […]