Looking for a new restaurant to try near you?

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As we discover new restaurants that we think you’ll appreciate knowing about, we’ll update this simple listing with addresses and links.  If you know of a restaurant in southeastern Massachusetts that you’d like us to consider listing, please email info@edibleSouthShore.com. Remember to bookmark this page and check back often!

This is for informational purposes only, not necessarily a list of recommended restaurants. The date noted is when we added the listing.

9/23/20 Rivershed in Taunton to open late fall. 

8/28/20Kara Tondorf, who also owns Riva and Rivershed in Scituate, recently opened Salt Society. They feature high-end à la carte sushi and healthy seafood dishes

8/28/20 Ronnie Waffles is Bridgewater’s new breakfast joint – opened by a seasoned restauranteur.

8/21/20 Roll Street Tavern –  familiar food served in unfamiliar ways! Sounds intriguing. Plymouth.

8/17/20 The Artisan Pig, 66 Court St. Plymouth,  is planning to open late September. They will feature wood-fired pizza, artisan sausages, craft beers, and fine wines.

8/10/20 Comfort food with a Caribbean twist coming to Brockton. Khalil’s Kitchen. 

7/30/20  Orta Trattoria, the successful Pembroke restaurant, has opened its second location in Kingston rave reviews.

7/30/20 Alba restaurant, a huge Mediterranean steakhouse in Hanover, is coming along. Opening late summer 2020. Sneak peek here.

7/22/20 The cajun seafood restaurant, Boiling Catch, is coming to Brockton.  Enterprise article. 

07/10/20 Coming this fall to Plymouth: Shelly’s Tea Room. Website. Facebook.

07/02/20 Fall River’s Pier 52 is designed for outdoor dining under a tent. Opening soon. Facebook.  Website.

06/30/20 A New Ice Cream Shop in Raynham! Frankie & Dia’s Ice Cream and Hot Cocoa. 

06/22/20 Local Roots has opened on the Plymouth Waterfront. 

06/20/20 A new Vegan Cape Verdean Caterer in Brockton: Cabo Vegan.  Read more about the founders here and visit their website here. 

06/14/20 Locales Tacos y Tequila coming to Crow Point, Hingham.  Read more here.

06/12/20 Almeida’s Earth Bar – a new food truck coming soon. 

3/21/20 Keegan Kreations is ready to make a big splash with its brand new bakery but is offering a soft opening due to the current restrictions in place. Curbside pickup only for now; they’ll be fully operational as soon as they can be.

3/19/20 Orta, the successful Pembroke restaurant, is expanding with a second location in Kingston.  This location will be called  Orta Trattoria. (You know the location: previously Port Bistro, before that La Paloma, and before that Pizza Hut–no disguising that Pizza Hut Roof.)

3/14/20 Responsibly sourced ingredients and non-dairy and vegan options make this new family-run artisanal gelato cafe a worthy destination in Hingham.

2/10/19 The owners of the popular breakfast restaurant, Nicko’s, have taken over the reins of the venerable Venetian Restaurant. Check out the Venetian’s new website and menu here.

2/9/19 Have you heard about Mission Cold Brew in Fall River? From their website: “We are on a mission to change the landscape of poverty, human trafficking, hunger, orphan care, and clean water. 10% of your purchase and 100% of our end of year profits goes back to change the world.”

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2/8/20 Lucca, the famous North End restaurant has opened its fourth location in the previous Bella’s spot in Rockland. 

2/4/20 Jamaica’s Best Bar and Grill (takeout only) is bringing an authentic Jamaican food, dine-in experience, live reggae music, and game nights to the West Bridgewater area. More details here.

12/28/19 Vela Juice has a new location in Buzzards Bay! 

12/16/19 Acadia Seafood & Bar, a cajun eatery in Taunton. Facebook and Taunton gazette article. 

12/12/19 Do you remember Smackadoodles? Well, they have two bricks and mortar locations now, called Sweet & Earthy.

12/11/19 Rustico in Mattapoisett  “an artisanal restaurant dedicated to local farm to table cuisine, fresh ingredients, and a fun social atmosphere!”

12/11/19 On A Mission Nutrition, 4435 Acushnet Ave. New Bedford. Visit them to find out about their mission.

12/11/19  Located on the ground floor of the stylish New Bedford Harbor Hotel, 222 Union serves elevated pub-style fare and a wide selection of craft beer, wine, and spirits.

12/08/19 Opening soon on Bridgewater Commons, Summer Street Cafe.  Specialty coffees, teas, homemade baked goods, and breakfast and lunch items. 

11/29/10 Assonet Roasters, breakfast, lunch, organic coffee, and prepared food to take home.

11/28/19 Barrels & Boards is an “upscale casual Whiskey Barrel themed restaurant and bar” newly opened in Raynham, in the old Christopher’s Lounge location on Route 138 (1285 Broadway) next to Honey Dew Donuts. Website Facebook

11/2/19 Lenny’s Hideaway opened this summer, self-described as “Funky Bar. Legit Mexican Food. Spinning Vinyl”. And we think they have one of the most unique logos around. Can’t wait to visit.

11/20/19 Lucky Finn in Hanover. 

11/17/19 Brockton couple opens city’s first healthy shake and tea bar.

11/9/19 Now open in Hanover, the second location for Lucky Finn.

11/1/19 Now open in Kingston: West End Grill

9/26/19 Bears BBQ opens in Marshfield. 

9/25/19 La Familia opens its doors in Easton. 

9/21/19 Sweet Rose Café will be offering vegan breakfast and lunch seven days a week. Ask about gluten-free as well. Check out their website here or on facebook here

8/20/19 Lucca South Shore is moving into the space formally occupied by Bella’s in Rockland.

8/17/19 Liv Creative Cuisine has recently opened in the Marshfield location where Hola used to be.  

8/11/19 Ocean Grove Portuguese Steakhouse in Swansea is open in the former Benchwarmers location. 

7/28/19 The Donut Factory set to open 2nd shop in Fairhaven.

7/20/19 New Beer Garden just announced in Braintree at the Thayer House operated by #eSSAdPartner Craft Beer Cellar in Braintree. 

7/18/19 Not a new restaurant, but a new source for food within the Hanover Mall redevelopment project. And a new source in Fall River. 

7/18/18 Stack Shack in Cordage Park. Outdoor seating and dog-friendly. 

7/13/19 Levete to open a new restaurant and event space in Marshfield called Levitate Backyard. 

7/13/19 No Joke Smoke finally has a new home in Swansea. 

7/12/19 Don’t miss the popup sensation: Prova in Brockton

6/26/19 Rivershed in Scituate is opening a second location in Braintree’s Weymouth Landing.

6/28/19 Brothers Roastbeef is taking over the old Burger King location in Kingston.

5/21/10 West End Grill, currently of Randolph, is opening another location in Kingston where the old Angelo’s Pizza place was.

5/15/19 The former Pier 37 in New Bedford will now be known as Union Flats at 37 Union St. An exciting new partnership with DnB burgers.

5/5/19 Passport Sips & Tapas is back. The Weymouth Landing restaurant has new owners and their goal is “… to bring a little NYC to the area.” 

4/13/19  The 1712 restaurant is set to replace the former Georgio’s in Dighton.

12/05/19 Lower Deck, New Bedford: Chef Steven Miranda has re-opened the breakfast and lunch restaurant that is staffed by students in the Whaling City Junior/Senior High School culinary program. The menu features $6  and under dishes and is open to the public. Located in the basement of the New Bedford Public Schools Admin Building

3/31/19  Look for significant renovations at Cohasset’s The Atlantica and Red Lion Inn by the Cohasset Hospitality Partners. 

3/28/19 Not a new restaurant but new ownership structure and new menu: The Back Eddy, Westport

3/27/19 Sarcastic Swine, 988 Bedford Street, Abington: “Erik Dutcher and Michael Crooks are just two average, hard-working guys who have a passion for food.”

3/24/19 Looking for an unusual restaurant setting? Try Taunton’s new Tiger Den Cafe. They have limited hours, lunch only, so plan ahead.

3/21/19 Swansea Mall is closing and No Joke Smoke is moving to a new location and will be called The Saucery!

3/12/19  Owen O’Leary’s Irish Pub has closed after 26 years but Brack’s Grille & Tap (“upscale casual”) is stepping right in and hoping to open in early April in Michael’s Plaza, 1280 Belmont St., Brockton.

3/8/19 Congratulations to the folks at Bridgewater’s Better Bean on their expansion into Lakeville. They are taking over operations at Somethin’s Brewing.

3/5/19 Popular Fairhaven Thai restaurant,  Sivalai, is opening a second location in North Dartmouth.

2/26/19 The seventh location of locally-owned 3Brothers Grill in Hanover. Some background details here.

2/25/19 Rebel Burger Bar, 114 Mains Street Kingston, profiled in Wicked Local Kingston.

2/24/19 Guardino’s Italian Steak House and Sushi Bar, 497 Bedford St. Abington.  Love the About Us page on their website. Boston Restaurant Talk recap here.

2/23/19 Taste of Heaven, Cranberry Highway next to Cartland, Wareham, MA.  Facebook and Wareham Week article. 

2/23/19 Barrels and Boards in Raynham. An Enterprise newspaper article.

2/22/1p New restaurant being built by Brain Houlihan of the old Red Parrot Hull location. Patriot Ledger article. 

2/15/19 Merrills on the Waterfront. 36 Homer’s Wharf, New Bedford, MA

2/15/19  Three V, by the same family as Carmella’s and Mama Mia’s. Cordage Park Circle, Suite 253
Plymouth, MA

Cocktail bar and menu at 3V

Cocktail bar and menu at 3V, Plymouth, MA