The Allston Taiwanese spot is abandoned and rife with spoiled food.
The classic restaurant has been serving guests for fifteen years.
Mercat Negre will reopen in September with a new name and concept.
Also, Trader Vic's reopens September 23.
The shutter helps show the downside of dining's downscale trend.
Chris Noth will revive the bar and performance space that closed earlier this year.
If you want to "improve your health and your life," steer clear of hydrogenated oils, sugar, and "fake" spices
Trans-Atlantic African cuisine is delivered from a former nightlife promoter and L.A. loses a Japanese stalwart and one link in a Brazilian chain.
Grindcore House will specialize in coffee and vegan bites, not skull-splitting metal.
Much-beloved diner CND Gyros and Lounge is closing after 37 years.
An angry guy in a wheelchair threatens to sue the landlord, forcing an empanada shop to close.
Also, the new chef starts at Absinthe tonight.
Carol Wallack of Sola plans to open a lower-priced burger joint; Michelle Garcia of Bleeding Heart Bakery pulls plug on 3rd location.
A new sushi restaurant in Laurel Heights, a venerable old bar and grill shutters, and more.
The latest on the rebirth of the Empire Diner.