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Ezra "Speed" Anderson - RIP

by beetlebug 4 days ago

Per the Boston Globe, Ezra Anderson, aka Speed of the Speed dog fame, has passed. I had my first speed dog in 199...

BostonBestEats commented 2 minutes ago

November 2015 Openings and Closings

by MC Slim JB 3 months ago

Email from Marlo Marketing PR firm asserts that in November, State Street Provisions (from the folks behind Grafton S...


Garris commented 5 hours ago

Pretty Things is closing and a comment on Chowhound

by Bob Dobalina 6 days ago

It says a lot about the "new and improved" chowhound that I come on this morning and see I am the first to post that ...


Garris commented 5 hours ago

egg drop soup at Mandarin Malden

by jefpen2 5 hours ago

I had some egg drop soup here that was wonderful. The broth was perfectly clear and all you tasted were the eggs that...

Hunt for the Best Calzone

by Multibeast 2 years ago

Alright everybody, it's time we stop messing around and have a serious and up to date discussion about the artfully c...


kimfair1 commented 6 hours ago

Oak Long Bar + Kitchen (or close by alternative)

by Blumie 1 day ago

Anyone have any recent experience here? Staying at The Copley Plaza and looking for convenience. Any good alternati...


veggielover commented 6 hours ago

Kirkland Brand Hard Liquor

by heybaldy 2 days ago

I hail from Montreal, but wander as far as Worcester. Would any one in Beantown know where is the closest Costco stor...

heybaldy commented 8 hours ago

Boston: Uni, Ostra or Sorellina?

by maryclaire1 1 day ago

Hello to the best Chows! This was the best Board ever for the longest time. Hoping things haven't changed too much,...


RoyRon commented 9 hours ago

Where to eat on Memorial Drive in Cambridge?

by somervilleoldtimer 3 days ago

A friend is coming into town, staying at the Courtyard Hotel on Memorial Drive in Cambridge. We're looking for a pl...


femmevox commented 11 hours ago

Spindrift Cucumber Seltzer, where are you?!

by Chris VR 27 days ago

On a recent trip to the Boston Public Market, I bought a can of this refreshing seltzer and enjoyed it with my lunch....

rasputina commented 12 hours ago

Changes plans brings us to the South Shore

by QueenBeez 1 day ago

I had posted a few weeks back that I would be visiting the North Shore and then meandering home thru Western Ma but a...

QueenBeez commented 16 hours ago

Umi Waltham....great!

by Science Chick 16 hours ago

We headed over to Umi in Waltham on Sat. night, located in the former Sato location in the Winter Street strip mall t...

Boston-style Chinese Food recipes

by Hytzipky 8 years ago

[NOTE: We've moved this discussion from the thread at -- The Chowhound Team]...


annliz commented 17 hours ago

Island Creek Oyster Bar

by bakerboyz 1 day ago

Four of us went for dinner this past Friday evening and though I love the atmosphere, food was good not great. Though...


youngho commented 1 day ago

Boston, North Shore and Western Mass Visit

by QueenBeez 29 days ago

We re visiting Boston from the Westchester area, arriving the Saturday after Thanksgiving. We will spend about 6 nigh...

QueenBeez commented 1 day ago

Gin U Dee - Thai in Stoneham

by davis_sq_pro 5 months ago

This place seems to have opened sometime in the past few weeks. Tiny place on Main Street (intersection of Franklin) ...


treb commented 2 days ago

Baby Shower Location around Waltham

by mackenzie8701 7 days ago

I'm trying to find a baby shower location around Waltham (open to other areas that are ~30 mins away--Lexington? Mari...


thimes commented 2 days ago

Exodus Bagels

by pariss 19 days ago

Anyone heard of these or tried them? I have not but have heard they are amaaaazing. sold 1 time per week at Egleston...

Chris VR commented 2 days ago

Good Boston Store for Fresh Trout?

by opinionatedchef 3 days ago

We both love fresh trout and FrPond WF used to occasionally have it from Idaho, but the Pakistani stuff was not so go...

hotoynoodle commented 3 days ago

$10 lb. Gulf Shrimp at Whole Foods thru 11/24!

by opinionatedchef 8 days ago

Not all WF run the same specials, but, ending the 24th, the Medford WF has this special for 26-30 size, shell- on. I ...

Aromatherapy commented 3 days ago

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