Coffee

Ciao Market Chelsea
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Look Inside Ciao Market, Softly Open in Chelsea

The Chelsea community has an inspired new spot for morning coffee—and a whole lot more. Ciao Market, the second venture from the upstart hospitality pros […]

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Intelligentsia Opens a New “Coffeebar” Café in Watertown

Intelligentsia is the latest arrival on the coffee scene, with the Chicago-based direct-trade roaster opening its first Boston-area Coffeebar and Training Lab in Watertown this week. The brand […]

Broadsheet Coffee Roasters opens in July in Cambridge
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Broadsheet Coffee Roasters Is Getting Ready to Open in Cambridge

A new coffee roasting company is getting ready to fuel a residential area of Cambridge with Mediterranean-inflected breakfast and lunch, outdoor seating, and already-award-winning roasts. […]

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Compliments Food Truck Ramps Up Breakfast in Back Bay

Sibling-run food truck Compliments Food Co. has been a regular fixture for comfort food on the Greenway, at SoWa, at breweries around the region, and […]

Recreo Coffee at City Hall
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Recreo Coffee Is Now Open Inside City Hall

A local coffee company with Nicaraguan roots (literally) has set up shop inside Boston City Hall. Recreo Coffee is now serving espresso drinks, cold brew, […]

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Hikōki Pop-Up Café Is Bringing Drinking Chocolate and More to Aeronaut

UPDATE, May 12, 10 a.m.: Does your mom like drinking chocolate? If so, your Mother’s Day brunch plan is on lock: Hikōki debuts inside Aeronaut Brewing […]

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Sweet Bakery Launches a Coffee Menu at Its Downtown Location

You have options when you hunt for quality java in the city, but not every café serves cupcakes. Enter Sweet Bakery: The downtown Boston location […]

We the People Coffee & Tea Boston
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A Boston Startup Lets You Support Local Charities While Buying Coffee

When Nicole Reihl-Molloy steps inside a cafe, she’s filled with positive energy. She loves coffee, tea, and the convivial atmosphere that develops around them. But […]

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Season to Taste Will Open Noca Provisions This Spring

The morning routine in North Cambridge is getting a jolt this spring from a seasonally sourced catering company. Season to Taste, which has been supplying […]

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Who Serves the North End’s Best Italian Subs, Cappuccino, and Ricotta Cannoli?

Throwdown Italian Sub The ingredients for a satisfying North End lunch? Top-notch meat, bread, and a little bit of sandwich magic. Pauli’s vs. Monica’s Mercato […]

City Hall Lobby Rendering provided by the City of Boston
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Boston City Hall Is Seeking a Coffeeshop Operator

If you must make a visit to City Hall later this year, at least you could have a steaming cup of local coffee while you’re […]

Mad Oak Coffee Roasters is available on draft at Lulu's Allston
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Mad Oak Coffee Roasters Is Looking to Grow in Allston

Bands who record at Allston’s Mad Oak Studios have access to a benefit beyond the 15-year-old production house’s reliable music production talent, which has worked […]

The taproom at Lamplighter Brewing Co.
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[UPDATED] Sneak a Peek at the Lamplighter Brewing Co. Taproom

UPDATE, Nov. 10, 9 a.m.: Cofounder Cayla Marvil reports Lamplighter passed its final inspection. The taproom softly opens tonight through Sunday, and the official kick off is […]

Cafe Algiers
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Café Algiers Is Open Under New Management

Our tears have barely dried after hearing that Café Algiers—a.k.a. Algiers Coffee House—shuttered unceremoniously last month, but the story has taken a pleasant turn. Algiers […]

Boston Common Coffee Co. on Salem Street
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Boston Common Coffee Co.’s North End Shop Is Closing

A local coffee roaster is saying goodbye to its first-ever café. Boston Common Coffee Co. will shutter its Salem Street location on Monday, October 31, […]