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PVD/RI * March '14 * Open/Closed/Coming Soon

The Barstow Restaurant on Allen's is now closed.

https://www.facebook.com/thebarstow

Apr 07, 2014
jomo9501 in Southern New England

PVD/RI * March '14 * Open/Closed/Coming Soon

Rogue Island Restaurant grand opening tonight in the Arcade Building.

http://rogueislandgroup.com/grand-ope...

Mar 21, 2014
jomo9501 in Southern New England

Balsamic Vinegar Refills - Providence

You might want to call "OliveTap" in Wayland Square. I am not sure if they do refills.

http://www.theolivetap.com/

Mar 17, 2014
jomo9501 in Southern New England

Best direct from farm artisan bacon and/or sausage in S.E.Mass?

My go to is Chez Pascal's Wurst Kitchen on Hope Street.

http://chez-pascal.com/

Feb 18, 2014
jomo9501 in Southern New England

Ken's Ramen coming to Providence

Ken's soft opening:

We are offering a set menu (Appetizer+Ramen) just for you guys throughout this week, starting tonight!

(Tuesday-Saturday)
6pm-10pm (Last Call)
$15 CA$H ONLY

https://www.facebook.com/events/14398...

Feb 04, 2014
jomo9501 in Southern New England

Providence Coal Fired Pizza

Is there parking in Providence for a quick pickup of a pie or do you have to find a space and walk?

Jan 24, 2014
jomo9501 in Southern New England

PVD/RI * January '14 * Open/Closed/Coming Soon

According to Rhode Island Monthly, Fratelli's, which was located in the Biltmore Garage, has also closed.

Gee that was quick. Didn't they just open?

Jan 22, 2014
jomo9501 in Southern New England

Providence Coal Fired Pizza

I don't know that area very well - is there parking available?

Jan 21, 2014
jomo9501 in Southern New England

Chicken Kabob in Stoughton

756 Washington Street, Stoughton

http://www.chickenkebabstoughton.com/

Jan 21, 2014
jomo9501 in Greater Boston Area

PVD/RI * December '13 * Open/Closed/Coming Soon

Tazza cafe on Westminster Street is closing tomorrow (Tuesday).

http://www.wpri.com/news/local/mcgowa...

Dec 30, 2013
jomo9501 in Southern New England

Island Creek Oysters Retail shop opening

The shop is on Parks Street in Duxbury, the home of Bennett Lobster & Seafood, which Island Creek Oysters founder and owner Skip Bennett has operated for many years and should open next week. Full story here:

http://business-news.thestreet.com/en...

Dec 10, 2013
jomo9501 in Greater Boston Area

December 2013 Openings and Closings

A Facebook post from the restaurant indicates that the folks behind Christo's are planning to open a takeout spot in early 2014 and are also scouting out possible locations for a new restaurant that would be "a bit smaller" than the original Christo's.

Nov 21, 2013
jomo9501 in Greater Boston Area

Lobster Ravioli

Pasta Bene/Tutto Bene in Brockton has great lobster ravioli, though they are only open after 4 Tuesday - Saturday.

Nov 21, 2013
jomo9501 in Greater Boston Area

PVD/RI * October '13 * Open/Closed/Coming Soon

November 6 in the Projo, they are reporting "The Barstow" has open at 800 Allens Ave.

http://www.providencejournal.com/feat...

Nov 06, 2013
jomo9501 in Southern New England

Sad news - Boston Super Dog

From Twitter:

BOSTON SUPER DOG ‏@Americashotdog 48m Its a sad doggy day: The owner and chef of Boston Super Dog, Greg Gale, has passed away unexpectedly this morning.

RIP.

Oct 25, 2013
jomo9501 in Greater Boston Area

Good South Shore Bakeries?

White's Bakery in Brockton and Hingham has some decent scali and Tuscan bread, along with pastries.

Oct 17, 2013
jomo9501 in Greater Boston Area

PVD/RI * October '13 * Open/Closed/Coming Soon

According to a recent tweet by In Downcity - "Rosalina is going to be an amazing Italian restaurant and will be opening on Aborn Street, off of Washington Street, and will be neighbors to Gracie’s, Birch and Trinity Rep."

Oct 15, 2013
jomo9501 in Southern New England

PVD/RI * September '13 * Open/Closed/Coming Soon

The Khoo Kitchen has opened at 633 Charles Street featuring Chinese and Malaysian cuisine.

khookitchen.com

Oct 09, 2013
jomo9501 in Southern New England

October 2013 Openings and Closings

Chubby Chickpea - Canton

Canton Store News:
We are relocating to our NEW KOSHER FACILITY at 120 Jackson Street, Canton, MA 02021. This new facility presents the opportunity for a much larger operation, even higher consistency, central air conditioning (when it's hot), and plenty of parking! At the present time, we have closed our old Canton location.

Our targeted Grand Opening for the new store is Sunday, October 13, 2013! Stay tuned for more information!

Oct 08, 2013
jomo9501 in Greater Boston Area

Vegetarian or Veg friendly in Canton, Stoughton, Randolph, Milton or vicinity

Canton Store News:
We are relocating to our NEW KOSHER FACILITY at 120 Jackson Street, Canton, MA 02021. This new facility presents the opportunity for a much larger operation, even higher consistency, central air conditioning (when it's hot), and plenty of parking! At the present time, we have closed our old Canton location.

Our targeted Grand Opening for the new store is Sunday, October 13, 2013! Stay tuned for more information!

Oct 08, 2013
jomo9501 in Greater Boston Area

October 2013 Openings and Closings

Not a restaurant, but I just got a postcard in the mail for Restaurant Depot. They are opening on Oct. 23 in Avon, 30 Bodwell Street.

Oct 07, 2013
jomo9501 in Greater Boston Area

PVD/RI * September '13 * Open/Closed/Coming Soon

Yikes, saw I posted this on the September '12 thread!

From The Cuban Revolution:

Dear Friends and Supporters of the Cuban Revolution Restaurant & Bar on 60 Valley Street Providence, RI:

It was with a very heavy heart and deep sadness that I inform you all that today, we have closed our 60 Valley Street location in Providence permanently for financial reason beyond our control

The Public Kitchen & Bar opened today. It is located at 120 Francis Street, Providence and bills itself as a "Gastropub".

Sep 30, 2013
jomo9501 in Southern New England

PVD/RI * September '12 * Open/Closed/Coming Soon

The Public Kitchen & Bar opened today. It is located at 120 Francis Street, Providence and bills itself as a "Gastropub".

Sep 27, 2013
jomo9501 in Southern New England

PVD/RI * September '12 * Open/Closed/Coming Soon

Dear Friends and Supporters of the Cuban Revolution Restaurant & Bar on 60 Valley Street Providence, RI:
It was with a very heavy heart and deep sadness that I inform you all that today, we have closed our 60 Valley Street location in Providence permanently for financial reason beyond our control.

Sep 27, 2013
jomo9501 in Southern New England

PVD/RI * August '13 * Open/Closed/Coming Soon

Not a restaurant per se, but Willys Local Foods is targeted to open in August on Wickenden Street.

http://www.willyslocalfoods.com/#about_section

https://www.facebook.com/WillysLocalF...

Aug 12, 2013
jomo9501 in Southern New England

PVD/RI * August '13 * Open/Closed/Coming Soon

Ken's Ramen is having a "Soft" opening August 22 at 12:00pm until August 25 at 6:00pm. It is take-out and cash only.

Aug 12, 2013
jomo9501 in Southern New England

PVD/RI * July '13 * Open/Closed/Coming Soon

From the Projo food section today:

Oki Japanese Steakhouse in North Providence has closed and DiParma Italian Table in Seekonk has a "closed for remodeling" sign up. But, it also says that the restaurant is no longer listed on the website.

Jul 24, 2013
jomo9501 in Southern New England

Pho So 1 Randolph?

I was there last week, and I didn't see the usual staff there, but the food was up to par. It was Saturday around 2, fairly hot out, and the place was 2/3's filled.

Jul 05, 2013
jomo9501 in Greater Boston Area

Ken's Ramen coming to Providence

Jun 04, 2013
jomo9501 in Southern New England

Ken's Ramen coming to Providence

I read that also and got very excited. The picture shows the Biltmore garage, so that may be the location.

Jun 04, 2013
jomo9501 in Southern New England