Variations on a Theme

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Variations on a Theme: Tacos 2.0

From Wagyu beef to duck confit, luxurious ingredients are turning up in tortillas all over town.

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Variations on a Theme: Spring Chicken

Who makes the crispiest fried chicken in town? These five new contenders enter the fryer.

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Variations on a Theme: Weekend Update

These local hot spots are serving up fresh takes on the most important meal of the day: brunch.

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Variations on a Theme: Where’s the Beef?

Four meat-free burgers changing the way we think about vegetarian fare.

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Variations on a Theme: Pasta

With chefs across the city elevating their pasta craft, there’s never been a better time to carbo-load.

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Where to Find Composed Oysters in Boston

Composed oysters are making a splash on the raw-bar scene.

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The Best Ice Cream Shops in Boston Right Now

Nothing beats a frozen treat on a hot day. Here’s our guide to the five must-stop ice cream shops of the season.

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Variations on a Theme: Southern Picnic

A new batch of down-home restaurants is serving up plenty of southern hospitality right here in the Hub.

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Variations on a Theme: Mediterranean

With a parade of Mediterranean dishes descending on Boston, it’s suddenly chic to eat Greek.

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Where to Eat Poké in Boston

Here’s where to find the hot new dish.

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Variations on a Theme: Toasts with the Most

Move over, avocado.

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Eight Creative Amuse-Bouches at Boston-Area Restaurants

Eight creative takes on the amuse-bouche.

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Where to Find Upscale Pub Grub in Boston

Eight upscale bar bites that prove how far we’ve come from potato skins and Chex Mix.

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Five Must-Try Sushi Spots in Boston

Boston’s sushi masters are on a roll: Whether you’re craving a melt-in-your-mouth morsel of traditionally prepared maguro or over-the-top fusion fun, you’ll find it here.

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Five New Pizza Spots Around Boston

Meet the city’s new class of pizza top-liners.