• Sakana Sushi Opens in Former Cafe Anthony Space in Cambridge

    8 days ago - By Boston Restaurant

    By Marc Hurwitz
    A new sushi spot has come to Cambridge, taking over the space where a cafe had been until being seized several months ago.
    According to a poster on the Friends of Boston's Hidden Restaurants Facebook group page, Sakana Sushi is now open on Mass. Ave. in the former Cafe Anthony space, which is between Harvard Square and Central Square. A Yelp page for the place includes a note from the business saying that it offers "a reinvention of traditional sushi! discover the cozy sushi bar and experience traditional sushi with an intriguing twist." No menu has been posted as of yet...
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  • Chick-fil-A Plans to Open in Boston's Copley Square

    8 days ago - By Boston Restaurant

    By Marc Hurwitz
    A chain of chicken places that appeared to have no chance of opening in Boston several years ago may be doing just that now.
    According to an article in Bisnow, Chick-fil-A is looking to open in Copley Square, moving into the space on Boylston Street currently occupied by Boloco. This announcement comes six years after the late Boston Mayor Thomas Menino voiced his opposition to the chain coming to the city based on the CEO's opposition to same-sex marriage. The company has opened outlets in various Boston suburbs, including Burlington, Dedham, Framingham, Marlboro, and...
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