They’re again: Boston-area eating places are reopening


Mezzana bar

The South End Italian restaurant will be offering indoor dining, a terrace, takeaway and delivery from April 1st. 360 Harrison Ave., Boston

Black lamb

The raw food bar and brasserie will reopen on April 1st for indoor, outdoor, takeaway and delivery dining. 571 Tremont St., Boston

Bistro du Midi

The French restaurant overlooking the public garden will reopen on Wednesday March 17th with a renovated first floor and the moules frites you know and love by Chef Robert Sisca. 272 Boylston St., Boston

City bar

The Lenox Hotel’s bar and restaurant will again serve steak, seafood, and stiff drinks from Thursday through Saturday evening. 65 Exeter St., Boston


Southie Standby Mode will reopen on Thursday March 11th. Visit Wednesday through Sunday. In April, dine on the terrace and in the rooftop lounge. 40 W. 3rd St., Boston

Cunard Tavern

Visit us daily for indoor dining, takeaway, and delivery. The roof terrace of the Top Deck opens on April 1st with a view of East Boston. 24 Orleans St., East Boston


The Harvard Square location debuted the day before the pandemic. They are back, hopefully forever. 82 Mt. Auburn St., Cambridge

The coppersmith in South Boston reopens.Lane Turner

French quarter

The good times roll all over again at this New Orleans-themed Downtown Crossing hangout on April 7th. 545 Washington St., Boston

Oak + mountain ash

The spacious Fort Point restaurant is making a comeback this week. 321 A St., Boston

Puritans & Co.

Will Gilson’s restaurant outside Inman Square has returned for takeout and delivery Wednesday through Sunday. 1166 Cambridge St., Cambridge

Line 34

Sip clams at Fort Point (indoors or outdoors) starting April 1st. 383 Congress St., Boston


Head to Chinatown for fries with mapo tofu and fried kimchi rice, either indoors or on the patio, from April 1st. 9A Tyler St., Boston

Country vacation

The South End Tiki Living Room (and sister company No Relation) will be full again from May 1st. 11 William E. Mullins Way, Boston


Castle Island’s popular ice cream and seafood shack is now open and celebrating its 70th anniversary. 2080 William J. Day Blvd., Boston

Haro tavern

The atmospheric Brookline Tapas Parlor has reopened with a capacity of 50 percent. Visit for paella and sherry from Tuesday to Saturday from 5pm. 999 Beacon St., Brookline

Tambo 22

Jose Duarte (Taranta’s) Peruvian restaurant in Chelsea plans to reopen on Thursday April 1st – no kidding. 22 Adams St., Chelsea

Trina’s Starlite Lounge

The adorable takeaway in Inman Square is slated to be relaunched on March 19 for dinner, takeaway, and patio delivery. 3 Beacon St., Somerville

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