The crowds have been coming since the day Avenue opened, for crispy flatbead pizzas, big BLT salads, fall off the bone confit chicken wings, potato crusted Port Judith Calamari, pan-roasted mussels with chardonnay and garlic butter, wood-grilled swordish, and cabernet braised short ribs.
Next time you’ve got a hankering for some seriously solid eats, take your hunger to the house. Situated in downtown Hopkinton, Mass, Central Public House is what happens when a city chef decides to take all of his culinary know-how to the suburbs.
Talk about farm to table. You can actually see the farmland from your table at Forge & Vine. Set on a beautifully restored property that includes the Groton Inn, the dining experience blends a rural New England setting with a big city style eatery.