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Celebrating 2011 in dining, all over the place

This past year was so simple. It was the year of the gastropub, and if you didn't paint the ceiling black and put the menu or the beer list on a blackboard, you were old school.  
The year in restaurants
By ROBERT NADEAU  |  December 23, 2011
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Review: Floating Rock

If summer brings an urge for spicy Asian food, this is a splendid place to get some, despite a few chili-pepper compromises.
Spicy Asian that rises above the rest
By ROBERT NADEAU  |  July 29, 2011
Grow with the flow

Grow with the flow

PHOTO BY: MELISSA OSTROW It's the quintessential immigrant dream: move to another country, work hard to establish yourself, and raise a child who is able...
By Stuff Boston  |  April 18, 2011

Hotly anticipated budget-dining openings for 2011

Critics often struggle to keep up with new restaurants, let alone worthy, unreviewed ones that have been around a while.
A look ahead on the cheap
By MC SLIM JB  |  December 31, 2010

Most Anticipated Opening for Diners on a Budget

  Adventurous, budget-minded Boston diners had long made the pilgrimage to Shirley Avenue near Revere Beach for the original Floating Rock's traditional preparations of tiger's...
By Stuff Boston  |  October 04, 2010
Best Salads for Salad Haters (three-way tie)

Best Salads for Salad Haters (three-way tie)

For folks who only love the idea of salad, there’s the Newbury Street Chunky Chicken Salad, which looks like a half chicken pulled and served...
By Stuff Boston  |  October 05, 2009