• A Week-Long Bastille Day

    Canada Day. The Fourth of July. Bastille Day. Hey countries, what’s with all the July birthdays?! Whatever the reason for… Read more

  • Bastille Day Block Party

    Let them eat crêpes! On Friday, July 14th, celebrate Liberté, Égalité and Fraternité in the Back Bay with a night of dining, drinking and… Read more

  • Bastille Day Soirée

    March Northwest to Arlington on Friday, July 14th, and storm the ramparts of Bistro Duet for a Bastille Day Soirée. Read more

  • Summer Faves from Viale

    Viale goes all-American in honor of the Fourth of July, adding iconic dishes to their regular Italian-leaning offerings. Plan a… Read more


Summer Weekend Fixe

Your weekend dinners are about to get a seasonal boost as EVOO amps up their end-of-the-week offerings with a three-course prix fixe menu… Read more


National Tequila Day

Celebrate Mexico’s most beloved boozy export on Monday, July 24th. Spots like Tico and la Casa de Pedro in the… Read more

Rum’s the Word

Boston’s roots in the rum business go deep (see also: the Great Molasses Flood of 1919), so the next installment in Menton’s Summer… Read more

Cocktail Tutorial

Shake things up with a stirring mixology class on Wednesday, July 19th at Bistro Duet in Arlington. Join head bartender Wember Castillo… Read more


Burger Making 101

Up your burger game with some guidance from chef Greg Jordan of The Quarry. The grillmaster will be giving away all… Read more

No. 9 Park Gets Punchy

What’s the matter, kid? Can’t make a punch? Well don’t lose any more sleep over this essential skill your father… Read more

New England Crab Cake

The lobster may be New England’s go-to summer crustacean but chef Nicholas Calias’ updates to this traditional recipe may have… Read more