2.5 min readBy Published On: August 29th, 2020Categories: Eat and Drink0 Comments on Local Food News for Thought

Chew on this!

Here’s some local food news to digest!  You can check out Maureen + Heather discussing via Caught Up on NECN Live! 

Beach Snacks

If you’re gonna be spending the day at the beach, might as well has some snacks right? Chef Tim Chatigny has created the perfect lineup of beach snacks and he’ll deliver them right to M Street Beach on Saturday.  Think homemade guacamole, roasted sweet potato hummus, S’mores Cake Batter Dip and more!  You check out the menu and place your order here.

One Door Closes

Legal Test Kitchen located at 225 Northern Ave. has officially closed its doors.  LTK opened way back in 2005 when hardly anything was down in the Seaport!

Another one opens

Lovers of dips, jams, jellies and the like, will be thrilled with this news! Stonewall Kitchen will be opening a store/cafe in the Fort Point area of the neighborhood on Congress Street. This new shop is expected to feature specialty foods in addition to soups, salads, sandwiches, coffee and more!

New Food Truck in Town

Longtime South End chef Evan Deluty from Stella has ventured into the food truck biz! Stella Express is now parked at 150 West Broadway (at B Street) beginning on Tuesday, August 18th.  It features a menu of breakfast sandwiches, salads, Italian dishes, chocolate mousse and more! Yum!

Haborlights Bar Cafe

In this pandemic world of reinvention, The Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion has transformed from a concert venue into Harborlights Bar Cafe! This new spot will be open to all ages beginning August 13th on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays through October for parties of up to 5 guests. The socially distanced seating plan with views of Boston Harbor offers seating on the concourse as well as under the open-air VIP tent, making it one of the only outdoor restaurants that can keep guests dry in the rain. The food menu will feature freshly baked pizza from Regina Pizzeria, lobster rolls from Legal Sea Foods, and individually packaged appetizers and sandwiches Gourmet Caterers. The drink menu features Night Shift Brewing, as well as a variety of local craft beers and domestic favorites, alongside an assortment of seltzers, wine, frozen drinks and cordials.

Something Sweet

While self-quarantining, many of us took to binge watching Netflix, wearing pajamas all day and baking…lots of baking of cinnamon buns. Well, Alexa Seney took her love of baking while stuck at home and turned it into a small business – Seney Buns!  Place your order for homemade cinnamon buns today! 


In addition to gorgeous + delicious cakes and cupcakes, this local baker – Weesh Bakes – makes amazing homemade pop tarts called Weeshtarts at the SOWA market!  Enjoy creative flavors like smore’s, peanut butter and jelly, apple pie, fig newton and more!  Pre-orders are recommended and you can check out Weesh Bakes on Instagram! 

Missed our appearance on Caught Up on NECN Live? You can check it out here! 

Image via Weesh Bakes on Instagram

Leave A Comment