Restaurant Openings

Steak tartare at Woods Hill Pier 4

The 10 Most Anticipated Fall 2019 Restaurant Openings around Boston

The leaves are changing colors, the students are back in town, and new Orange Line trains are finally hitting the tracks—it’s fall, Boston. With a new season comes a whole […]

Takoyaki at Gantetsu-Ya. The Japanese street-food shop is now open in Brookline

Gantetsu-Ya Is Now Open with Japanese Street Food in Brookline

The next time you’re waiting to slurp a bowl of noodles at Ganko Ittetsu Ramen, you can whet your appetite with another taste of Tokyo: […]

New Fat Cat back dining room

First Look at the New Fat Cat Restaurant in Quincy

Like so many people in Greater Boston, the Fat Cat restaurant owner Neil Kiley and his team settled into a new place this past weekend. […]

biscuits at Stillwater in Boston

Here’s Your First Look at the “Redefined Comfort Food” Menu at Stillwater

If you love crumbly cheeses of all kinds, “marshmallow-y meringue,” and sub-$14 cocktails (honestly, not too shabby by the standards of many new openings), read […]

A menu preview for Krasi: zucchini carpaccio

A “Spirited” Greek Wine Bar and Cocktail Den Are Headed for the Back Bay

Demetri Tsolakis and some of his partners at Committee and Greco have taken over a Back Bay café space which the restaurateur has long coveted […]

Lobster bucatini at Orfano, now open in the Fenway

Check Out Tiffani Faison’s New Menu, then Go Eat at Orfano Tonight

A highly anticipated new restaurant has sauntered onto the scene with glamour, gin, and garlic bread: Orfano officially opens tonight, bringing a fresh take on […]


Shy Bird Has Landed in Kendall with Wine, Coffee, and Rotisserie Fare

A Boston hospitality pro has hatched an all-day café in Cambridge. Shy Bird—the latest from Branch Line owner Andrew Holden—threw open its garage doors during lunchtime […]

Todd Noon of Bonez Brothers BBQ

A Florida Alligator Wrangler Is Opening a Barbecue Restaurant in Quincy

The South Shore is getting a little more southern this summer: Bonez Brothers BBQ is about to open a restaurant in Quincy, bringing a takeout-focused […]


Chef Tiffani Faison Tackles Italian-American Food at Her New Fenway Restaurant, Orfano

She’s conquered barbecue with Sweet Cheeks Q, Southeast-Asian cuisine with Tiger Mama, and cocktails and finger foods with Fool’s Errand. And for her fourth Fenway-area […]

The display cases at the North End's Dolce are full of pastries, sandwiches, and more

A Café Called Dolce Has Replaced DePasquale’s North End Gelateria

A North End scoop shop has completed a rebrand and menu expansion to become Dolce, a Milan-inspired café serving up Italian-style doughnuts, pastries, and espresso, […]


An Eclectic, Global Cocktail Bar Pops Up at the Merchant

The newest cocktail bar in Downtown Crossing is hidden below a boisterous brasserie, but don’t call Foreign Correspondents Club a “speakeasy.” An ephemeral new concept […]

Artifact Cider Feels Like Home cans 2018

Artifact Cider Opens a Western Massachusetts Taproom

Cider fans are now able to sip some of the finest expressions of New England cider available, right near the source: Artifact Cider Project has […]

Taqueria el Barrio tacos live on a edge counter

Taqueria el Barrio Opens This Week in Brookline

Taqueria el Barrio is about to school the greater-Boston University crowd on authentic Mexican fast food. The highly anticipated taco shop opens Tuesday, August 6, […]

The Oyster Club summer flounder Milanese

Five Things to Eat at The Oyster Club at the Heritage

Catch a reservation at Boston’s newest seafood spot: The Oyster Club at the Heritage is now open in Park Square. It’s a return to the […]

The Emory, a modern American barroom, opens in Beacon Hill

The Emory Opens in Beacon Hill With Not-So-Classic Bar Food and Cocktails

Emory “Andy” Kilgore’s grandfather, the third-generation Emory in his family (Andy’s the fifth), was best known to his friends and family as “Spuds,” on account […]