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There’s no shortage of local trivia nights, but Harvard Square just added one.
The former bar manager of The Friendly Toast has given his side of a furor from February, confirming the origins of a drink with a controversial name.
Since the closing of Veggie Planet in August, Club Passim hasn’t had a chef. And since the abrupt closing of Garden at the Cellar in December, chef Brandon Arms hasn’t had a restaurant.
The Liquiteria juice and cleanse chain has eyes on Harvard Square for its sixth location, and its first outside of New York.
The Friendly Toast has removed a controversially named drink from its menu after a social media firestorm launched by Mita Shah Hoppenfeld, a Cambridge resident, medical student at the Boston University School of Medicine and blogger.
Anna’s Taqueria brings its charitable celebrity burrito roller events Thursday with Katey Stone, Harvard University women’s ice hockey head coach for the past 20 years.
Lovers and lovers of Indian food won’t have The Maharaja as a Valentines Day option, but with luck the Harvard Square restaurant will be back in business in March.
With Somerville’s Pinkberry store closed for good, Davis Square has lost its third frozen yogurt shop and can look forward to its second Asian restaurant opening.
Petsi Pies is moving up – a couple of blocks up Cambridge Street to a bigger location that’s so move-in ready that East Cambridge should a see a new “open” sign within days.
For a moment it looked like Cambridge was tilting toward later hours for drinking, but what Felipe’s Taqueria asked needs a separate public hearing.