Best Restaurant Debut in Boston

2009

Sportello

Boston

It’s a puzzle, how Barbara Lynch can manage to launch four restaurants, a bar, and two retail operations, all in different genres, while preserving the quality and essential Lynchness of…Read More

2009 Best Restaurant Debut

L’Andana

Burlington

Everything about Italian specialist L’Andana (which this magazine named the Best New Restaurant of 2008) is so generously proportioned that it might seem excessive. That’s fine by us, considering that...Read More

2009 Best Restaurant Debut, South

Martha’s Stone Soup

Plymouth

The award-winning fare at Martha Stone’s home-cooking-meets-haute-cuisine establishment is deliciously all over the map: a strawberry soup made from fruit grown in Middleborough, a salad sprinkled with Westport cheese, homemade...Read More

2008 Best Restaurant Debut

L’Andana

Burlington

When a city chef branches out to the ‘burbs, it’s generally assumed that something—service, culinary ingenuity, aesthetics—will get lost in the move. Then there’s L’Andana. While some of chef Jamie...Read More

2008 Best Restaurant Debut, South

Martha’s Stone Soup

Plymouth

Fans of time travel should start peering out the car window halfway down the dirt road to this 18th-century tavern. Upon entering, keep eyes low and to the right (avoiding...Read More

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