In town for the marathon and looking for a place to replenish lost calories? Seeking to nurse your wounds and swap war stories over a pint? Can't run a single mile but like a good excuse to go out? The pre-marathon carb fest may be over now that Wesley Korir has crossed the finish line, but there's plenty of post-marathon action going on in Boston tonight. Here are some suggestions.
The Beehive continues its day-long festivities with live music from the Bruce Ferrara Trio from 4:00pm to 7:30pm, and dinner starting at 5:30pm. From 8:00pm to 12:00am the live music continues with The Phil Grenadier Quartet. Call for reservations: 617.423.0069. The Beehive, 541 Tremont Street, Boston.
The Salty Pig offers free drafts for runners plus special pours of Fatty Bampkins Cider at its own afterparty. For more info call 617.536.6200. The Salty Pig, 130 Dartmouth Street Boston, Massachusetts 02116
Whiskey Priest, Sweet Cheeks, and McGreevys are just a few of 45 different bars pouring Sam Adams commemorative 26.2 Brew. Whiskey Priest: 150 Northern Avenue, Boston; Sweet Cheeks Q: 1381 Boylston Street Boston; McGreeveys: 911 Boylston Street, Boston.
Brasserie Jo features an especially carb and protein-rich a la carte menu with options including spring pea gnocchi with parsnip, wild boar ragout and mint, and grilled salmon with French lentils, blood orange relish and scallion butter. Call for reservations: 617.425.3240. Brasserie Jo, 120 Huntington Avenue, Boston.
Myers + Chang just so happens to offer its Cheap Date Night tonight. Couples pay $40 for a range of menu options including dishes like tiger's tears, spicy red cauliflower and rice, Cantonese lacquered bbq pork, and gai lan with ginger and rice). Call for reservations:617.542.5200. Myers + Chang, 1145 Washington Street, Boston.
· The 45 bars that are getting Sam Adams' '26.2' Boston Marathon brew [BBJ]
· BostonChefs [Official Site]