• J.J. Foley's Cafe, A Boston Staple

    6 days ago - By Imbibe Magazine

    Patrick Foley in front of J.J. Foley's in Boston.
    By the time I moved to the Boston area in the 1990s, the South End had already become a desirable neighborhood, beyond the means that my entry-level publishing job provided me. It was a mecca of galleries, gay bars, trendy restaurants and former tenement houses turned groovy lofts. I would occasionally make a pilgrimage to the South End from my drafty apartment in outlying Somerville in search of some up-to-the-minute nightspot. Back then, I was utterly unaware that the neighborhood was home to one of Boston's most legendary bars: J.J...
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