Boston City Hall to Become More Caffeinated

  Boston City Hall may not be getting any prettier on the outside, but on the inside is getting a facelift. A renovated lobby will...

New Chef and Team Join Ray Bourque at North End’s Tresca

Tresca Restaurant and Bar in Boston's North End is still the place where Bruins legend Ray Bourque hangs out. In 2017, the Hanover Street standard starts a...

Bring Your Own Beer & Wine, Just Not to the Downtown Neighborhoods

The Licensing Board unanimously approved rules and regulations on Wednesday to allow for BYOB (bring your own bottle) in Boston. Restaurants with a sub-30 person...

Life on the Corner: Eataly, Part 2

A month ago I wrote a brief essay about my visit to Mario Batali’s new Italian food emporium in the Prudential Center mall. That...

12th Annual CityFeast Returns to Boston’s North End on January 29th

CityFeast, a special dining experience in Boston’s North End, returns on Sunday, January 29th for its twelfth year to benefit Joslin Diabetes Center’s High Hopes...

Ward 8 Owner, Nick Frattaroli, Taking Over 5 North Square Restaurant

https://youtu.be/5a_uVfLg52g Gennaro's 5 North Square restuarant is changing hands from Gerry Riccio to Nick Frattaroli, owner of Ward 8 Restaurant on N. Washington Street. The all-alcohol...

North Street Grille Holiday Party Supports North End / West End ABCD Center [Photos]

Every year, Robin Sidell chooses a charitable cause to support around the holidays, culminating in a big party at her North Street Grille. Dan wears his tuxedo...

Life on the Corner: Eataly, Part 1

Two well-known New York celebrity chefs, Mario Batali & Joe Bastianich, decided to come to Boston and teach us provincials about Italian food. Their...

An Uncommon Coffee Shop, Part 1

On October 31, 2016, a very special coffee shop in the heart of the North End closed its doors. To a group of regulars, Boston...

Boston Common Coffee Closing on Salem Street

Boston Common Coffee Co. is closing its North End location at 97 Salem Street, per Adam Castiglioni who first broke the story on his...

Neighborhood Move: Lulu’s Sweet Shoppe Travels to Parmenter Street

Lulu's Sweet Shoppe has moved to a new storefront at 28 Parmenter Street in Boston's North End, in the space formerly occupied by Cocoanuts. Owner Sandy Russo...

New Coffee Shop / Cafe by Golden Goose on Atlantic Avenue Supported at...

https://youtu.be/HmOlxr8i38I The North End / Waterfront Residents' Association (NEWRA) voted 43-3 in support of a new coffee shop and cafe at 65 Atlantic Avenue. The proponent...