The Friendly Toast

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Spotlight on Boston's BEST: Brunch!

Amidst all the ideological polarization and political warfare plaguing our country, one shining beacon of harmony remains: we all love brunch. Perhaps the greatest culinary...
By Micah Hauser  |  February 28, 2011

2009: The year in dining

This was an unusual food year for me, in that the recession did not have the expected effect on the local dining scene.
My year in food
By ROBERT NADEAU  |  December 25, 2009

HOT EXPANSION: The Friendly Toast

Bostonians take a mostly dim view of the world outside our fair city. Just because your Portsmouth, New Hampshire restaurant inspires cult-like fervor up the...
By Stuff Boston  |  July 27, 2009

The Friendly Toast

There was some in-office debate about reviewing the Friendly Toast in our "On the Cheap" column. After all, its menu of diner favorites, retro-'50s filler-uppers, and contemporary vegetarian options are pretty inexpensive. And their motto is "Great Foo
From the décor to the drinks, it's all a bit wacky — and undeniably good
By ROBERT NADEAU  |  July 24, 2009