Anyone Remember the French Restaurant on Beacon St. Brookline

by Jill1966 6 years ago

There was a french restaurant when I was in college in the late 80's on Beacon Street in Brookline. I believe Vinny Testa's occupies that space now.TIA

Soft Shell Crabs on Boston area menus?

by Jazzyphil 2 years ago

It's that time of year, so I'm searching! Have seen them at Barcelona in Brookline, but where else and how are they served?

Bagels and Lox/Nova--Boston/Brookline

by calisson 4 years ago

My daughter in law is giving birth to twins this coming Weds. (!!), and she has requested that we bring her a bagel and lox (or nova) sandwich in the hospital. If I want to pick up a finished sandw...

Worthy Kitchen Brookline/Why publicize your new restaurant a year before it opens?

by MLouis 5 years ago

Last April, I read an article promising that a good restaurant with great beer selection would be opening soon in Brookline Village. I've been looking for just that, so I started counting down the ...

Brookline Recommendations

by Felliott 5 years ago

My brother recently moved to Brookline, MA, and I'm flying out this Saturday to visit him for four days. We'll probably go to Boston proper a few times, but I think most of our time will be spent i...

Whatever happened to Dok Bua?

by pigletthepug 5 years ago

Used to live in Brookline and love Dok Bua. Now living in Asia and just back for the summer. Returned to Dok Bua last night and it was so different from what we remember. Everything was over...

Frank Pepe's vs. Stoked Brookline

by bakerboyz 5 years ago

This was a very unscientific comparison yesterday but I went to Frank Pepe's in Chestnut Hill and picked up an "Original Pie with Mozzarella". I then went to the new brick and mortar Stoked in Wash...

Lunch in Boston/Cambridge/brookline

by hungryhoneybee 6 years ago

Hi, I am looking for a decently priced prix fixe lunch ($15-30 or so if possible) in Boston, Cambridge, or Brookline. Ideally a steak or American restaurant although Thai or Chinese would work too....

Live Noodles Brookline

by ItalyFan 6 years ago

Has anyone tried this place? I loved Gene's noodles and these look similar if not the same. Thanks in advance.

Shanghai Jade Brookline

by maninblack 6 years ago

My wife and I ate at Shanghai Jade for the first time this week. We were very pleased with our meal. The first thing out of the kitchen was a small bowl of hot and sour soup, complements of the c...

where to buy pork organ meats around Brookline/Boston?

by chow_how 9 years ago

Hi, I am looking for hard to find meat. I am interested in buying pork (pig) organs, like, urr, everything? Actually, animal organs are commonly used in cuisine of other cultures but it's really ha...

Food Container Recycling in Brookline?

by opinionatedchef 6 years ago

Does amyone have any links they could share about how Brookline got its smart food related recycling program? I feel very out of it; because I had no idea, until yesterday's lunch at Dorado,that th...

Ode to Brookline

by teezeetoo 6 years ago

While my town doesn't really need a food defender, I've been aroused by the attack on its supposedly bland food and poor markets (and on its frumpy old population as the reason for this canard). M...

Brothers in Brookline - not just for breakfast any more!

by BobB 6 years ago

I had pretty much ignored this new addition to my neighborhood until recently - I'd heard it was good for breakfast but nothing more. I've now eaten there for dinner three times in the past two...

Best place to buy live lobsters near or in Brookline?

by pamlet 6 years ago

So we've lived in Boston for 12 years. The kids are old enough to run away if a lobster escapes. It's time to try cooking our own. So, where do we buy it, given that we don't have enough time to...

Fairsted Kitchen im Brookline

by brooklinehound 8 years ago

Fairsted Kitchen is now open in Washington Square. No sign out, not taking reservations, but open for business. It's right next to Barcelona and may be getting some overflow. Predictions of wait...

Sonny Boy in Washington Square: Brookline adds another Breakfast stop

by teezeetoo 6 years ago

I'm a breakfast girl and have mourned, with my neighbors, the long ago demise of B & D deli and of Family Restaurant. We now have at least the beginnings of a breakfast place in Sonny Boy which to...

Chi therapy in Chinatown leads to amazing soft shell crabs at Sichuan Gourmet (Brookline location)

by Blumie 6 years ago

A good friend of mine has been getting chi therapy from James Luo in Chinatown (I need to give him a plug: 200 Lincoln St., Suite 401, 617-953-6377) on a regular basis for some time, and she recomm...

Shanghai Jade yet again: Great Dim Sum in Brookline

by teezeetoo 6 years ago

Ok, I'm trying again on this one. Took a second set of happy grandkids for dumpling delights at dim sum here. Can't understand why all those folks who stand in line at crowded places with no park...