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Anita Borbely, Zserbo Bakery

Anita Borbely, Zserbo Bakery, Pembroke

As we discover new restaurants (and other food venues) that we think you’ll appreciate knowing about, we’ll update this simple listing with towns and links. 

If you know of a new restaurant in southeastern Massachusetts that you’d like us to consider listing, please email the details to us. 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.

8/30/23 Dave’s BBQ Bar is now open at Dave’s Diner in Middleborough. 

8/30/23 Somerset’s newest eatery Bearded Chicken will be opening at 1160 GAR Highway.

8/30/23 Leo Keka, owner of Alba restaurants in Quincy and Hanover, plans to open a restaurant and function facility named Scutari in Braintree. 

8/20/23 Mey Breakfast is now located at the former Margarets location on Main Street in Fairhaven. SouthCoastToday.

8/15/23 Hungry Pot, all-you-can-eat Korean BBQ, is coming to N. Dartmouth according to New Bedford Guide.

8/10/23 71 Degrees West, Atlantic Steakhouse is now open on the Plymouth Waterfront! 

7/11/23 Untold Brewing is opening a new brewhouse in Plymouth’s Harborwalk/Cordage Park area.

7/03/23 Brewster Bar is now open on Main Street in downtown Plymouth. 

6/24/23 Cafe Arpeggio, New Bedford, has a new owner. South Coast Today article.

5/27/23 The Rookey is now open right next door to the Aviary in Swansea. Read more here: The Fall River Reporter.

5/14/23 It’s not a new restaurant but it is a new food tour that includes restaurants: New Bedford Food Tours: Taste of Portugal, Fall River.

5/5/23 Three V is opening The Sand Bar at Cordage Park, it will be a casual outdoor establishment.

4/30/23 Islands Cafe & Bakery By Josi Sweets, Taunton. Enterprise News article.

4/30/23 From Scratch bakery opened in Somerset. The herald News artivcle.

4/14/23 Hartley’s Jamaican Restaurant, Caribbean food straight from the heart, is now open in Brockton. 

3/23/23 Sully’s opens at Hanover Crossing. 

1/28/23 Town Tavern and Treehouse is now open in Pembroke. Outdoor igloo and firepit anyone?

1/28/23 The Blue Oar with a modern American menu is now open in Cohasset!

1/27/23 The Sarcastic Swine has a new location in a convenience store in Middleboro!

1/27/23 Island Creek’s Raw Bar indoor location has finally opened in Duxbury.

1/21/23 Hingham’s Square Cafe has a second location in Hanover.

1/21/21 Salty Days Fish Co., fish market and raw bar, now open in Hingham and Cohasset (previous Anchor & Sail location).

1/19/22 Simcha, a contemporary Israeli restaurant will soon open in Sharon. 

1/19/22 Rumor has it that Sully’s (Sullivans Castle Island) will open a location at Hanover Crossing later this year. 

1/19/22 A new location for Grill 110 is opening at Hanover Crossing. 

1/16/23 Blue Fish River Tavern is planning to open in the old Milepost Tavern space in Duxbury.

1/16/23 When a food truck transitions to a bricks&mortar you know it must be good. Check out The Local Eatery in Middleboro, a division of Local Motion. 

1/15/23 The Hungarian bakery, Zserbo Bakery, has opened in Pembroke. 

1/15/23 The Rookery will soon be the Aviary’s casual neighbor in Swansea. 

1/13/23 Looks like Ella’s is opening a new restaurant in Marion called Cast.

1/13/23 Proof 22 in Plymouth getting ready to open.

1/8/23 Buppa’s Breakfast is now open in Marshfield. The folks from Mamma Mia’s have taken over the b-fast spot right next door. 

1/8/23 La Bamba Yacos y Tequila is now open in Plymouth. 

1/2/23 Don Bravo, authentic Mexican food, is now open in Marshfield. 

12/15/22 Yozakura is a new sushi and tea bar located New Bedford, MA. Instagram.

12/10/22 The Path Restaurant, Lounge, and Banquet Hall brings a taste of the Caribbean to Swansea. Facebook (check out the Christmas video featuring their lobster special – holy moly!) Read more here.

12/8/22 Black Salt opens in Swansea. From their website: “An American-style bistro focusing on locally sourced foods catering to diverse diets.”  Facebook.

12/8/22 Puerto and Ecua Restaurant, Fall River, featuring Puerto Rican and Ecuadorian cuisines. Facebook. Website.

12/7/22 Taunton’s new “Luxury Craft Cocktail Bar”, The National Charter 957  is open! Facebook .

10/20/22 Proof 22 filling the old T-Bones location in downtown Plymouth. Old Colony Memorial article.

10/16/22 New Brockton restaurant serves up Cape Verdean cuisine and culture : Porton Di Nos Ilha Restaurant. Brockton Enterprise article (for subscribers),  Facebook.

8/20/22 Love wine? Then this new spot in Scituate is for you. Vine Bar. Read a review on Fb here.

8/17/22 Trails End Bistro has opened at Redbrook in S. Plymouth. The Black Lantern opening soon.

8/1/22 Former owner of Isaac’s restaurant in Plymouth to open steak and seafood spot in the old location. Harbor House details. 

7/21/22 The Merry Cafe is now open in Weymouth. Delicious iced coffee, amazing milkshakes, and a vegan menu. 

7/18/22 Newly opened in Raynham: Seafood and Cones, from their site: Fresh Seafood Creations & Mouth Watering Ice Cream Delights.

6/15 The Sail Loft is now open in S. Dartmouth.

5/29/22 Charcuterie arrangements are trending. Check out this new shop in Marion coming soon.  Savor the Spread.

4/30/22 Ocho, Authentic Mexican Cuisine and Experience is now open in Colony Place in Plymouth.  Website Facebook

4/8/22 A new vegan seafood restaurant (wait, what?) has opened on Quincy Shore Drive along Wollaston Beach. Check Garden Patch by the Sea‘s Facebook page here and their website here.

4/4/22 Mimi’s Kitchen is now open in New Bedford. Facebook.

4/5/22 A new owner and a new option for bar pizza at Red Rose in Jackson Square in Weymouth. Details.

3/10/22 New brewery coming to Plymouth! Sour Not Sorry Brewing.

3/5/22 Thee Blue Foot cafe is the newest cafe in Wareham.

2/12/22 Anawan Brewing in Rehoboth has opened its own taphouse.  2/16/22 UPDATE: Sadly, Anawan had a fire, and their brewhouse burned down. They have a GOFUNDME page organized.

See our archived list of restaurant openings in 2021 and earlier here.

Cocktail bar and menu at 3V

Cocktail bar and menu at 3V, Plymouth, MA