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Your one-stop guide to what's open on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, and New Year's Day, as well as where to find Hanukkah specials, around the Boston area. All maps updated...

Fall Tracking

More Than 60 Restaurants Opened This Fall

Over the past few months, Boston has seen coffee shop expansions, the continuing burger boom, new ice cream shops, lots of bubble tea, and more. Here's a rundown on what opened this fall.

Year in Eater

Eater Boston's Top Posts of 2014

Here's what you read the most this year, including hot openings, Top Chef, H Mart mania, and lots more.

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Share Your Holiday Food Porn Here

Happy holidays, everyone! Welcome to the official Eater Boston Holiday Food Porn thread. Whether you're cooking at home or heading out to one of these fine places for Christmas or New Year's, share...

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The 17 Most Tearjerking Restaurant Shutters of 2014

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These Are the Most Random Search Terms That Brought You Weirdos to Eater Boston in 2014

Here are some of the strangest search terms that dropped readers off on Eater Boston's virtual doorstep this year.

FireWire

Fire Hits MuLan Taiwanese Restaurant and Beauty's Pizza Overnight

MuLan's interior may have to be "gutted."

Week in Reviews

MC Slim JB on Cafe ArtScience; Devra First on Viale

In the past week, the critics have tackled Cafe ArtScience, Viale, and more. Here's what they thought.

Coming Attractions

Who's Opening a Juice and Coffee Bar in Kendall Square?

"A chef with a popular Cambridge restaurant."

News

Tony C's Will Pair Comfort Food With 90 TVs at Assembly Row

The Somerville sports bar is set to open Sunday, December 28.

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Legal Sea Foods' Pru Location Will Close on December 28

There's lots of construction on the horizon.

News

Al's Cafe Opens a New Woburn Outpost

Subs for lunch.

Pop-Ups

Mei Mei and Project 202 Team Up for a Pop-Up on Underutilized Food

The dinner will take place at Mei Mei on January 19.

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Hallelujah, Trillium Brewing Company Got Everything Figured Out

The Fort Point brewery is about to reopen.

Menu Porn

Eat Late-Night Stinky Grilled Cheese and Popcorn Snails at Alden & Harlow

The restaurant is debuting a new late-night menu, available every night after 11 p.m. Take a look.

Plywood Report

Rejoice: Villa Mexico Cafe Will Rise Again

The beloved shuttered gas station burrito shop is headed downtown.

News

Cambodia Meets France at The Elephant Walk, Now Open in the South End

The restaurant still has a Porter Square location as well.

Opening Report

Satisfy Your Arancini and Deli Cravings at Pepe Bocca, Now Open in Davis

Sessa's Cold Cuts has reopened under new ownership as Pepe Bocca, serving fresh pizza and lots more.

EaterWire

Oyster Pick-Up; Winter Solstice Patio Party; More

Upcoming food events and news bites.

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Barrington Coffee Debuts Its Newbury Street Cafe Today

Espresso awaits.

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Stage Nightclub Softly Opens Tonight at 9 p.m., Showering Boston With Vaudeville and Booze

Hosts in top hats, "classic craft cocktails," and non-stop performances.

Eater Interviews

Farm-to-Table Will Just Be a Way of Life, Says MRA's Bob Luz in Predictions for 2015

Massachusetts Restaurant Association CEO and president Bob Luz reflects on changes to the industry in 2014 and what's coming up next.

Coming Attractions

BISq Will Make Sure You Get Your Fill of Pickled Pigs Ears and Octopus Salami

The debut menu has been unleashed into the wild for the upcoming Bergamot sibling.

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Curbed Cuts

Southie Condos; Curbed Boston Cup; Rents; More!

It's time for the weekly real estate update from Curbed Boston.

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The Year in Listicles

The best ___, ___, and ___ of 2014, as declared by various outlets.

Coming Attractions

This Is What the Chez Henri Replacement, Shepard, Could Look Like

Shepard may open this winter.

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New(ish) restaurants/bars with good buffalo wings?

Anyone from the Boston area knows the places with consistently highly rated buffalo wings (Buff's, Silvertone's, etc.). Looking for suggestions and recommendations for restaurants/bars that have...

The Shutter

Mass Ave Tavern Will Close on January 1

The building's landlord is renovating.

BoardWrap

Even the Damn Salads Are Delicious

Welcome to the weekly Board Wrap, a round-up of some recent Yelp gems.

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Top Chef Boston Episode 9: You Can Call Me Honey

To thoroughly enjoy the glory that is Top Chef Boston, please welcome Alison Leiby, who will be here every week to take us through the season.

Pop-Ups

Savenor's Launches "La Peetch" Dinner Series in the Spirit of Julia Child

"La Peetch," an intimate dinner series, begins in late January.

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