In the ever-changing landscape of the Southie restaurant scene, looks like a new spot could be added to the list! According to Marc Hurwitz of Boston Restaurant Talk, Backyard Betty’s could be going in at 172-174 West Broadway. The proposed restaurant would have seating for a 137 with a bar area and take up about 5,165 square feet of space. Marc also is reporting that Theo Bougas of Publico fame is involved in addition to The Family Restaurant Partners LLC made up of developers Dave Winick and Dave Matteo.
Stay tuned for more details! Backyard Betty’s, you are officially on our radar!
UPDATE: Looks like Thirst Boston may be selling its liquor license.
From City’s website:
License #: LB 99061
Holder of a Common Victualler 7 Day All Alcoholic Beverages License has petitioned to transfer the license and location from the above – To: The Family Restaurant Partners LLC d/b/a Backyard Betty’s, 172 174 West Broadway, Boston, MA 02127. Five (5) story building with first floor premises to be licensed; consisting of approximately 5,165 sf including dining rooms, bar areas, storage rooms, two (2) bathrooms, two (2) coolers, and manager’s office; indoor seating capacity of approximately 137, with one (1) entrance and three (3) exits; total square footage of approximately 5,165 sf. Theofanis John Bougas, Manager. 2:00 AM Closing Hour. Attorney: Nicholas Zozula
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Any word on type of food?
So is Thirst closing?