Thanks for making our neighborhood a little more fun + delicious

This February, Publico Street Bistro & Garden will celebrate it’s fifth birthday with a month-long celebration of food, festivities and fun.   Inspired by the Latin phrase “pro bono public” or “for the good of the people,” Publico Street Bistro & Garden opened its doors in 2018 and has since earned an award-winning reputation for its globally-inspired cuisine from Executive Chef Joel Howard,  vibrant cocktail program, neighborhood-centric vibe and creative pop up concepts within its interior atrium space.

“5555” Menu + Publico Cafe Special

In honor of the five year milestone, Publico will treat guests to a month long “5555” menu featuring five of its most beloved street food inspired snacks, each priced at $5.00, available at the bar five days a week from 4pm-6pm.  Menu items will include the Hot Dawg (Kayem hot dog,  crispy bacon, pineapple salsa, lime mayo, cilantro,) Arancini (truffle mayo, parmesan,) Salt & Pepper Yucca Fries (salsa verde,) Zucchini Chips (Panko fried, cucumber Greek yogurt) and locally sourced Oysters (5).    Additionally, Publico Café, open every Friday from 11am – 3pm, will offer a month long celebratory special in the form of a bottomless cup of hot or iced coffee & bag of house-made donuts with Nutella for $5.00.

Parties + Events

Throughout the month of February, Publico will be hosting several special events, including a Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony watch party in The Lodge on Friday, February 5th and will be screening all major sporting events throughout the month on the Lodge’s multiple projection screens and TV’s.  On Sunday,  February 27th, Publico will host its official five year birthday bash featuring complimentary bites, themed cocktails and some special treats for guests and neighbors.

Monthly Menus, To Go Specials + Palindrome Date Specials

Publico will continue to offer it’s regular monthly menu specials and take out offerings including it’s weekly “3 for $38.00” menu where guests can enjoy a three course pre fixe menu from Chef Joel. Additionally, in honor of the multiple palindrome dates throughout the month, Publico will feature a special “2 for $22.00” option on both Wednesday, Feb. 2nd (2/2/22) and Tuesday, February 22nd (2/22/22,) where guests can choose either a starter or dessert and entrée for the thematic price of $22.00.

Super Bowl To-Go Special

In anticipation of the Big Game, Publico’s Lodge Tailgate Platter is available for To-Go/pick up and can be ordered up until game day.  This party size offering features 4 half hot dawgs, 8 arancini, pretzel bites, white flatbread pizza and 2 pulled pork grilled cheese sandwiches for $95.00.

Family Style Takeout/To Go Specials

Chef Joel Howard is also offering family style takeout specials that are available Monday – Sunday beginning at 4pm. These specials include:

Zucchini chips, 2 pizzas and a salad – $49.00 (Little Gem or Caesar)

Meatballs, 2 pizzas, salad – $49.00 (Little Gem or Caesar)

Bolognese and Caesar for 4 – $80.00

Bolognese and Caesar for 4 – $80.00

Throughout the month, guests are encouraged to post favorite photos captured at Publico on Instagram and tag @PublicoBoston #HappyBirthdayPublico for a chance to win a $500.00 gift card.  For more information on Publico and it’s Birthday celebration,  please visit or call 617.622.5700.

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