6 Things to Know About Townsman, Now Open Downtown 4:10 pm Thursday night saw the official opening of Townsman, one of our most anticipated new restaurants of 2015. After shuttering his acclaimed Providence spot Farmstead Inc., Boston native chef Matt Jennings… Read more
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20 Baristas Talk Shop With Us 1 day ago You've stepped to the counter at your local coffeehouse. The slightly surly, very tattooed hipster barista now has your order and a feeling starts to settle in. Maybe from a… Read more
5 New Places to Eat This Weekend in Boston 2 days ago Townsman. One of the year's most highly anticipated new restaurants will officially open tonight. Chef Matt Jennings, a four-time James Beard Award nominee for Best Chef Northeast, brings the fresh-and-local… Read more
Java Nation: Our 2015 Coffee Survey Results 3 days ago Sick of winter yet? Us too. Which is why we felt that now was the perfect time to check on a subject delightfully warmer: our annual Coffee Survey. Here you'll… Read more
Boston's Most Creative New Ramen Dishes 4 days ago The "ramen trend" is officially too ubiquitous to be deemed a "trend" anymore. But even with the great, reliable standbys found at spots like Yume Wo Katare, creative ramen dishes… Read more
First Look: Brewer's Fork in Charlestown 4 days ago It's almost time to dig in at Brewer's Fork. Your future favorite Charlestown haunt could open by the end of the week, according to John Paine (former chef at Les… Read more
Boston's 10 Hottest Coffee Shops 5 days ago Maybe it's the big student population that needs all that late-night caffeine, but Boston has a pretty solid set of java joints. Each of these opened within the last year,… Read more
8 Boston Restaurants From the Movies February 20, 2015 With the Academy Awards coming up this weekend, we're reminded of the growing number of major movies that have been shot in and around Boston over the last few years.… Read more
The Independent Unveils a Revamped Menu, and Here's What You'll Eat February 19, 2015 Food geeks were fairly excited when River Bar recently opened under chef Patrick Gilmartin, alum of high-end dining (Jody Adams' Rialto) and food trucks (his own mobile eatery, Staff Meal)… Read more
Check Out the Boston Area's James Beard Award Contenders February 18, 2015 Prepare your best nacho platter, stock up on wine and get your live-tweet fingers at the ready: the Academy Awards are coming up this weekend. But today, let's stop and… Read more