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The 15 most ape-friendly grubs in the hub

Here's a guide to monkey-themed foods available about town.
Monkey chow
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  August 05, 2011
Mass appeal: A boozy quest to define our turf's terroir

Mass appeal: A boozy quest to define our turf's terroir


Photo: JANICE CHECCHIO The word "terroir" always transports me back to the place where I first heard it, which, unsurprisingly, was a winery in France....
By Aaron Kagan  |  July 11, 2011

Photos: World Pillow Fight Day 2011 at Cambridge Common

International Pillow Fight Day | Cambridge Common | April 2, 2011
Another year, another epic battle
By ABIGAIL PETERSON  |  April 08, 2011
Casking call: The real-ale movement is alive in Boston

Casking call: The real-ale movement is alive in Boston


 Photo: JOEL VEAK "Keg beer is dead." Mark Bowers of the New England Real Ale Exhibition is speaking literally here about the natural quality of...
By Luke ONeil  |  July 12, 2010
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Photos: International Pillow Fight Day 2010

Some 1,500 combatants converged upon Cambridge Common for Banditos Misteriosos' International Pillow Fight Day on April 3, 2010
Banditos Misteriosos' International Pillow Fight Day 2010 | April 3, 2010
By ERIN BALDASSARI  |  April 09, 2010

Out: NYE


The Beehive 617.423.0069, 541 Tremont Street, Boston. “The End is at Hand” New Year’s Eve celebration. 9 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Pinchbottom Burlesque, Reality music collective, gypsy fare, and desserts. $75/admission, cash bar. $95/admission, food, cash bar. Tickets/ reservations available in person, by phone, and at www.beehiveboston.com.

Cambridge Common 617.547.1228, 1667 Mass Ave, Cambridge. 6, 8, or 10 p.m. Brew Year’s Eve FestivALE showcases the best beers of 2008. Choose one of three beer dinners, which include a pre-meal ale and then four courses, each paired with a suitable brew. $49. Reservations required.

Christopher’s 617.876.9180, 1920 Mass Ave, Cambridge. Entire menu available until midnight; cocktails available until 2 a.m.

Club Cafe´ 617.536.0966, 209 Columbus Avenue, Boston. 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. Cabaret bar, DJs spinning in Moonshine Room and Front Room, dinner inclu
By Kate Klinck  |  December 11, 2008



Adult Entertainment: Grown-up Alternatives to College-kid Partying

Adult Entertainment: Grown-up Alternatives to College-kid Partying


 

Remember when the onset of autumn meant heading back to school? And the changing of the leaves meant changing your mailing address from your parents’ house to your shoebox-size dorm room?

By Erin Souza  |  September 08, 2008

Hot duo: Beer pairings


We’re used to seeing restaurant menus with suggested wine pairings to complement the flavors of each entrée, but beer choices are typically left to the...
By webteam  |  July 21, 2008

12 Beers for 12 Years at Cambridge Common


FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 29Cambridge Common (1667 Mass Ave, Cambridge, 617.547.1228) is celebrating its 12th birthday (though technically the beer bar is only three, seeing as it's...
By Heather Bouzan  |  February 25, 2008
Mayflower power

Mayflower power


No longer will Plymouth be known solely for that boring rock, so beloved by grade-school field-trip coordinators everywhere. The historic city now has an attraction...
By Heather Bouzan  |  February 25, 2008