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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. […]

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Night Owl: Ramen and Pork Buns Worth Waiting Up for at Uni

Need 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.    Photos by Katie […]

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Restaurant Review: Steel & Rye in Milton

Chef Chris Parsons’s inventive techniques make for greatness at his new Milton restaurant—some of the time.

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Man Food: Clay Pot Goodness at Muqueca in Cambridge

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 […]

Alive & Kicking lobster sandwich and Cape Cod potato chips
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Man Food: Lobster Heaven (Sans Tourists) at Alive & Kicking in Cambridge

All photos by Katie Barszcz Sure, the summer months may feel more appropriate for rolling up your sleeves and indulging in one of New England’s […]

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Restaurant Review: BoMa in South End

This South End newcomer has some work to do before it can become the next neighborhood success story.

The Sinclair Disco Fries
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Restaurant Opening: The Sinclair in Harvard Square, Cambridge

Headed by Marcellus Coleman of the Food Network show ‘Chopped,’ this live-music venue/eatery is a great fit for the Harvard crowd.

brian poe
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Dining Brief: Estelle’s in the South End

Classic southern-style comfort food hits the spot at Brian Poe’s new restaurant.

Restaurant Review: UpStairs on the Square in Cambridge

A unified kitchen is turning out food that’s better than ever.