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Interesting tidbits Arlington Dec. 2012

GilbyEast Dec 13, 2012 03:44 PM

Two things from the Arlington Selectmen's Agenda:

Common Victualler License and Beer & Wine License Request: Szechuan Dumpling (formerly Jade Garden) 1360 Mass. Ave.
>> Looks like we may be getting dumplings!

Food Vendor License: Something Sweet Without Wheat
169 Massachusetts Avenue
>> Perhaps something to watch for the gluten-free fans

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    Swankalicious RE: GilbyEast Dec 13, 2012 06:01 PM

    Jade Garden has closed? Oh the horror!!

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      Fly RE: Swankalicious Dec 13, 2012 09:06 PM

      Was it any good? I get my greasy Chinese takeout from Sun's.

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        grant.cook RE: Swankalicious Dec 14, 2012 11:17 AM

        Didn't notice it closing, but haven't walked by in the past few days. Maybe they are jumping on the dumpling bandwagon.

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        bear RE: GilbyEast Dec 13, 2012 06:22 PM

        Wow, no more Jade Garden. Dumplings sound promising, though!

        According to the zagat blog, Menotomy Grill and Tavern is still proceeding in East Arlington in the old Hollywood Video space. I haven't driven by there recently, though, so I don't know how accurate that info is. Anyone know?

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          chevrelove RE: bear Dec 14, 2012 06:01 AM

          Menotomy Grill is still a go. They announced on Facebook that they will begin the hiring process late next month.

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            bear RE: chevrelove Dec 14, 2012 06:23 AM

            Awesome, thanks. I'm really looking forward to it. Sounds like maybe a Feb. or Mar. opening.

            Now, if they would just do Saturday brunch...

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