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It’s Time for the Beer Summit Winter Jubilee

This Friday and Saturday, January 20 and 21, The Park Plaza Hotel in Boston plays host to the annual Beer Summit Winter Jubilee, a celebration of the… Read more »

Tailgating Party.

According to Dean Weeks of Tailgaters, he will be opening a new Tailgaters Grill & Draft House in Marlboro on Route 20’s Sudbury line. The original Tailgaters… Read more »

86 Winter at 65 Water Street.

It appears that a new tenant will be moving into the space at 65 Water Street. We hear that Nick Vapiano of Holden’s Flip Flops has inked… Read more »

Peoples Kitchen.

The Peoples Kitchen at 1 Exchange Place in Worcester will start offering cooking demonstration dinners on January 11, 18 & 25. The cost is $100 per person… Read more »

55 Pearl to get new life.

According to our sources, the building in downtown Worcester which formerly housed 55 Pearl and before that TinoVo will soon have a unique food related use. We… Read more »

Squire’s moving.

Squire’s, a mainstay of Worcester’s Quinsig Village for years, will soon be moving. They will be taking over the space that until recently housed Joey’s Bar &… Read more »

More than espresso.

Café Espresso ~ which has been located on Worcester’s Grafton Hill for over 20 years ~ will soon be moving to the West Side…Chandler Street, specifically. But… Read more »

Beijing Palace closed.

It appears official: the Beijing Palace on West Boylston Street has shut down and turned in its liquor license. The Chinese restaurant had been closed for a… Read more »

Mezcal moves.

It appears that Niche Hospitality has signed a deal with the City of Worcester to relocate its outstanding Mexican restaurant, Mezcal, to Major Taylor Boulevard across from… Read more »

Boston Wine Expo.

All you oenophiles, time to get ready for the Boston Wine Expo, held from January 16-22 at the Seaport World Trade Center on Boston’s waterfront. The Expo… Read more »

Loft 266 still open.

Some people were confused by the ad Loft 266 ran in the December issue of Pulse. The wildly popular Park Ave. night spot is not closing. According… Read more »

Samuel Adams Gets Us Ready for Spring with Two New Brews

By Rick Garner What better light to look forward to at the end of the cold, blustery tunnel we call winter than two delicious new spring brews… Read more »

Pandora Spirits’ NutLiquor

By Rick Garner Oh yes, you read that correctly. It is indeed called NutLiquor ~ and it’s a 69 proof (34.5% ABV) peanut butter vodka . Still… Read more »

Worcester’s Cakefather Takes on the Cake Boss

By Jason W. Prokowiew If you’ve been watching this season’s “Cake Boss: The Next Great Baker” on TLC, you may notice a familiar face: Carmello Oquendo. The… Read more »

By Bernie Whitmore Hirosaki Prime 1121 Grafton St, Worcester (508) 926-8700 www.hirosakiprime.com With a couple of notable exceptions, dining in Worcester’s Grafton Hill area has been nearly… Read more »