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Michael Schlow’s New Project Is a Soon-to-Open Seafood Restaurant

The restaurateur is chef-partner of Seamark Seafood & Cocktails, opening this spring at Encore Boston Harbor—and yes, he’s bringing back his famous Radius burger.


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Boston’s Hottest Bagel Pop-Up, Brick Street Bagels, Looks Ahead to 2024

A spread of Portuguese-inspired dishes sit on a light wooden table next to a pale yellow banquette.
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Baleia Brings Seafood-Filled Portuguese Cuisine to the South End

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In Quincy, Lê Madeline Serves Destination-Worthy Modern Vietnamese


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Fireplace at the Banks Fish House.
Guides

31 Boston Restaurants with Cozy Fireplaces

Whether you’re braving the cold for dinner, a date, or just a few drinks.

The bathroom at Fool's Errand
Guides

22 Best Restaurant Bathrooms in Greater Boston

Psst… don’t forget to wash your hands.

One hallway of a movie theatre is decorated with colorful signage advertising Alamo Drafthouse.
News

Fan-Favorite Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Chain Finally Arrives in Boston

With heated, reclining seats, strict rules against talking and texting, and a full menu, this is a truly luxurious movie-watching experience.

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Good Company, a New Charlestown Cocktail Bar, Features ‘Farm-to-Glass’ Creations

Local produce plays a starring role in intriguing drinks at longtime bartender Seth Freidus’ first solo spot.

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Somerville’s Bow Market Expands

The tucked-away Union Square maker-market has added storefronts right on Somerville Avenue—and there’s more food to enjoy.

People dine in a glamorous restaurant with servers in white dinner jackets. Subtle Christmas decorations are hanging up.
Guides

Where to Indulge in Holiday Lunch in Boston

Here’s the 2023 rundown on special weekday lunch menus available around the city this holiday season, featuring luxurious steaks, seafood, and lots more.


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50 Best Restaurants

50 Best Restaurants

An updated list of the top 50 restaurants in town that make Boston a true dining destination. These are the best places to eat in the city right now.

Best of Boston 2023: Dining

Best of Boston 2023: Dining

Here’s a look at the restaurant winners—and some other food- and drink-related businesses—for the Best of Boston awards.


An outdoor holiday market in the middle of the city features lots of white lights and lots of people dressed in warm clothes. There's a big Christmas tree and curling lanes visible.
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Snowport, an Extravagant Winter Holiday Market, Opens in Boston’s Seaport

Holiday season has arrived with tons of shopping, winter-y pop-up bars, Swiss raclette cheese, pasta served in a giant cheese wheel, and did we mention cheese? Oh, and a giant pink yeti.

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Guides

Where to Find Greater Boston’s Greatest Hot Chocolate

Warm up with a rich, decadent cup of cocoa at some of the area’s best cafés.

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Our Fathers Opens in the Fenway with Tender Pastrami and Frozen Cocktails Galore

It’s a neon rebirth for the former Allston deli and restaurant—a little more tropical this time.

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Hook + Line Brings Modern New England Seafood to the Seaport

The new sibling restaurant to West End staple Alcove also has a fish market for on-the-go fried clams, beer and wine, fresh seafood, and more.

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Cambridge’s Newest Café Invites You to Slow Down and Unplug

Wine-and-dessert bar Zuzu’s Petals adds screen-free café service with delicious treats and live-in-the-moment vibes.

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Restaurant Guides

Restaurant Guides

Where to eat right now.

Reviews

Reviews

Trying to decide whether to visit the hottest new restaurant in town? Stay in the know with our reviews.


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A Neo-Goth Taproom Opens in Brighton

Widowmaker Brewing’s second location tries to keep Boston’s punk-rock spirit alive with stoner-metal vibes and an in-house restaurant by Bone and Bread.

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Get Your Tickets Now for Taste 2023, Our Biggest Food Event of the Year

Join us on Monday, October 30, for a food-filled night of fun.

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Guides

Beyond the Top 50: (Almost) Open for Business

Could these hotly anticipated restaurant openings get a spot on next year’s Top 50 Restaurants list? Only time will tell.

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Beyond the Top 50: Let’s Do Brunch

Every big night out is followed by the morning—make it count at one of these top spots.

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