Eric Twardzik

Where to eat brunch in Boston any day of the week

In a culinary landscape where dress codes have gone extinct and nearly anything can be ordered and delivered via phone, the relegation of brunch to Saturdays and Sundays seems to be one of the last rules left standing. But even that may be changing, with these five local spots blazing the trail to...

Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 10:43 AM

7 of Boston’s most romantic restaurants

Restaurants and romance go hand-in-hand. Whether you’re looking for a last-minute Valentine’s Day dinner or planning that now-it’s-serious date, these spots may prove just the spark you need. 1. Select Oyster Bar New England clam chowder is fine and dandy, but it’s hard to feel amorous after...

Thursday, February 14, 2019, 9:39 AM

Why are so many popular Boston restaurants closing?

It’s not news that the restaurant industry is tough. But it’s hard not to consider the high profile closures of Boston restaurants over the last 12 months—Townsman, Les Sablons, L’Espalier, Erbaluce and Cultivar, just to name a few—and see a trend. I spoke to local industry figures to see if recent...

Friday, February 1, 2019, 3:44 PM

7 healthy restaurants in Boston you need to know about in 2019

A pivot to healthy eating after the New Year isn’t a novel concept, but the nutritious eateries that opened in 2018—and those about to open—may make sticking to that pledge feel a little fresher. Here are a few healthy restaurants in Boston you need to know about. 7 healthy...

Friday, January 4, 2019, 3:43 PM

Foodie gift guide: 7 gifts for the food lover on your list

They plan vacations around restaurant reservations. They refer to famous chefs they’ve never met by their first names. And they may have even used the word “mouthfeel” once or twice without irony. They’re the food lover on your holiday shopping list, and we’ve got...

Friday, December 14, 2018, 2:21 PM