• Chilli Duck in Boston's Back Bay Has Closed

    5 days ago - By Boston Restaurant

    By Marc Hurwitz
    It looks like a popular Back Bay spot for Thai food has closed down.
    According to a source, Chilli Duck on Boylston Street is no longer in business, with a sign out front saying that due to business conditions, the eatery is closed for good. Another source who checked the space out this morning confirmed this, saying that it has indeed shut down permanently, with the sign mentioning that the closure is "due to our inability to generate sufficient business profits to sign a new lease with tremendously high rent per month."
    Chilli Duck, which first opened approximately 15...
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  • Central Bistro in Boston's Downtown Crossing Is Closing

    5 days ago - By Boston Restaurant

    By Marc Hurwitz
    A French restaurant in the heart of Boston is closing down, and it appears that it will not be replaced by another dining spot.
    According to an article from Eater Boston, Central Bistro in Downtown Crossing is shutting its doors for good after lunch service on Friday, May 18, with a note on the restaurant's website indicating that as its lease comes to an end, it will be transformed into upscale office space. The Arch Street dining spot first opened in 2010 as Petit Robert Central, with the name change coming five years later when it changed ownership.
    The group behind...
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