HOME > Chowhound > Greater Boston Area >

Discussion

ball square

  • 7

big sign in el guapo's window: "new home of soundbites." and the plywood is off the the urban gourmet's windows, and there seems to be work going on inside.

  1. Click to Upload a photo (10 MB limit)
Delete
  1. Is Guapo's closed? (I haven't swung through there in ages...)

    2 Replies
    1. re: pamalamb

      I'm pretty sure that Soundbites is opening a cafe in the old El Guapo space. Not sure whether El Guapo is moving somewhere else or whether its gone for good.

      1. re: hiddenboston

        They should just rename it "Soundbites Square"

    2. At the Urban Gourmet they replaced the windows on Monday I believe.

      Also in the old Ball Square Seafood space, they put up a sign for Pescatore's and then took it down and later put up a smaller one. I thought the liquor store owner took over that space and the signs are from beer wholesalers, so I would guess it is associated but just speculation on my part.

      Up in Magoon Sq I believe the Haitian place was replaced by yet another take out Chinese...

      3 Replies
      1. re: itaunas

        We were there last weekend and the owner told us they were opening in El Guapo's space in a few weeks. He also mentioned that their current space will reopen as a breakfast spot again...apparently his landlord feels he can do the same thing.

        1. re: tallullah

          Any idea if their BBQ/Middle Eastern place will remain open across the street?

          1. re: tallullah

            Apparently the landlord who will be running the breakfast spot in the current SoundBites location is Victor's Deli right next door.

            BK