Thursday, February 23, 2017
New England News
Tatte Bakery & Cafe is planning to open its 7th Boston location at 1350 Boylston in the Fenway neighborhood. Tatte has locations in Cambridge and Back Bay. The expansion comes a year after Panera Bread acquired a majority stake in Tatte…Stop & Shop plans to redevelop its existing store in Allston and build a combined 1,010 residential units, Class A office space and ground-floor retail and restaurant space. The project, dubbed “Allston Yards”, is planned on an 11-acre parcel adjacent to the 15-acre Boston Landing mixed-use development currently being built out by New Balance sister company NB Development Group. The existing Stop & Shop will remain in operation during construction. Boston Landing has landed three food-service tenants. Beauport Hospitality Group will open Rail Stop Restaurant & Bar; the Flatbread Co. will open a restaurant and candlepin bowling alley; and Kōhi Coffee Co. will open immediately adjacent to the New Balance global flagship store...Chicken & Rice Guys will open its 4th restaurant in a former Cheeseboy location in Boston’s Downtown Crossing this month…L.L. Bean will open a store at Mashpee Commons in Mashpee, MA this summer. L.L. Bean has stores in Burlington, Dedham, Mansfield, Natick, and Boston, and operates about 50 stores in 18 states... The 3rd location for grocery chain bfresh opened in Davis Square, Somerville, MA this month. Parent company Ahold Delhaize opened its pilot store of bfresh in Allston in September 2015, and has a store in Brighton.