Published by TheFoodMonkey on 15 Sep 2014

East Broadway Foodie Crawl – Somerville–Tuesday, September 16th

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Check out the East Broadway Foodie Crawl in East Somerville, a fun event where you can sample a plethora global treats from the mom-and-pops that line Broadway.

Event Name: East Broadway Foodie Crawl – Somerville
Date: Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
Time: 6 pm to 8:30 pm
Price: $20
Event information:

From this site:

On Tuesday September 16th (rain date September 17th), come take a cultural crawl with us through the East Somerville restaurant corridor and discover Somerville’s best kept culinary secrets. With just one ticket, you’ll get one bracelet that allows you to sample the authentic foods of some of East Somerville’s best restaurants. Walk down Broadway and explore each stop on the crawl at your leisure; the authentic foods will take you straight to the sights and smells of Ethiopia, the tastes of El Salvador and the colors of Haiti. In the past, over one thousand people have come to eat their way through this showcase of ethnic cuisine. This September over a dozen restaurants, representing five continents, will once again throw open their doors to a horde of foodies. Join us for this mobile feast!

Participating restaurants include:

  • La Brasa
  • East End Grille
  • Vinny’s Ristorante
  • Taco Loco
  • Fasika Ethiopian Restaurant
  • Mount Vernon Restaurant & Pub
  • Rincon Mexicano
  • Los Paisanos
  • Tapatio Mexican Grill
  • Gauchao Brazillian Cuisine
  • Maya Sol
  • Dreamy Flavor
  • Casey’s
  • Joe’s Liquors
  • Ola Cafe
  • Taquiero Montecristo
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Published by TheFoodMonkey on 02 May 2014

The 2014 Lexington Battle Green BBQ Festival — May 17th and 18th

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Another year means another Battle Green BBQ festival! Check out the 2014 Lexington Battle Green BBQ Festival on May 17th and 18th. Lots of good music, food, and beer to be had.

Vendors include:



Memphis Dry-Rubbed Ribs

Pulled Pork

Pulled Chicken

Classic BBQ Sides

Iced Sweet Tea & Lemonade

BBQ Brisket, Pork, Chicken,
and more!

Hot-n-fast grilling!
Details to come!
Fried Dough
Fried Oreos
French Fries
Pulled Pork
Details to come!
Hand made in small batches.
Bacon Peanut Brittle.
Maple Peanut Brittle.
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Published by TheFoodMonkey on 31 Mar 2014

Taste of the Back Bay — April 3rd

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The Neighborhood Association of the Back Bay (NABB) will hold its 19th Annual Taste of the Back Bay on Thursday, April 3rd, 2014, from 6:30-9:30 pm at the Prudential Skywalk. Come and sample some of the finest food and drink Boston has to offer. This year a portion of the proceeds will benefit the Greater Boston Food Bank in addition to NABB’s many community programs. Tickets are $75 members/ $85 non-members/ $100 day of event–though it’s best to buy early as tickets sell out quickly.

To order tickets, click here or call 617-247-3961.

Restaurants present will include:

Abe & Louie’s La Voile
Atlantic Fish L’Espalier
Bar Lola Lucca Back Bay
Bauer Wine & Spirits Mela
Boston Beer Company Met Back Bay
Brasserie JO OAK Long Bar & Kitchen
Bristol Lounge Patisserie on Newbury
Cafeteria Boston Papa Razzi
Capital Grille Piattini
City Table Post 390
DeLuca’s Market Precinct Kitchen & Bar
Eastern Standard Roost Bistro on Newbury
Forum Boston Sorellina
Georgetown Cupcake Stephanie’s on Newbury
Harpoon Brewery Still River Winery
Joe’s American Bar & Grill Summer Shack
Kashmir Top of the Hub
Kings Boston Towne Stove and Spirits
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Published by TheFoodMonkey on 14 Feb 2014

Taste of the South End – March 4th

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The AIDS Action Committee announces that the annual Taste of the South End will take place March 4th, 2014. Attendees will help a fantastic cause while enjoying small plate culinary creations from a myriad of the South End’s most vibrant restaurants including:

Addis Red Sea
Aquitaine Bar a vin Bistrot
Back Bay Harry’s
BoMA Bar + Restaurant
The Beehive
DaVinci Ristorante
Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse
El Centro
Fazenda Coffee Roasters

Five Horses Tavern

Flour Bakery + Cafe
Formaggio Kitchen South End
The Gallows
Gaslight Brasserie du Coin
Haley House Bakery and Café


Hamersley’s Bistro
Metropolis Cafe
Myers + Chang
Petit Robert Bistro
Stephi’s on Tremont
Summer Shack*

Sweet Cheeks Q*

Tremont 647/Sister Sorel
Union Bar and Grille
Whole Foods Market

as of 2/6/2014

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Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll be experiencing:

Hope to see you there!

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Published by TheFoodMonkey on 08 Jan 2014

Return of the Schlow Burger at Via Matta

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