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New Businesses Are opening in Downtown Boston

Downtown Boston is enjoying a multi-year influx of dozens of new restaurants and retailers. From Explorateur to Democracy Brewing, from Boston Chops to Taste Wine Bar & Cafe, attractive and exciting new businesses are opening up nearly every month, in every Downtown neighborhood, from Downtown Crossing and the Ladder District to the Financial District and Theater District.

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The following listing gives a selection of the many businesses have debuted in Downtown over the past couple of years. With all of the major new development going on in the neighborhood, there is sure to be much, much more!

Click here for a PDF version showing all new street-level retail business openings within the Downtown Boston BID from 2008-on.

Select Upcoming Business Openings:

Aceituna Grill (100 Federal St.)
Chase Bank branch
(The Corner Mall)
Flying Tiger Copenhagen (The Corner Mall)
Tatte Bakery (125 Summer St.)
Wen's Yunnan Noodle & Ramen (145 Tremont St.)

Select Businesses that Opened in 2016-18:

Blue Bottle Coffee
(100 Federal St.)
Boston Chops Downtown urban steakhouse
(52 Temple Pl.)
Common Vines
(100 Summer St.)
Cultivar at Ames Hotel (1 Court St.)
Democracy Brewing (29 Temple Pl.)
Dreamland Boston Wax Museum (1 Washington Mall)
Drybar Salon
(87 Summer St.)
Everybody Fights Gym (1 Federal St.)
Explorateur (186 Tremont St.)
Forever 21 (449 Washington St.)
George Howell Coffee Co. (505 Washington St.)
Godfrey Hotel (505 Washington St.)
Haley.Henry Wine Bar (45 Province St.)
Old Navy (430 Washington St.)
PABU (1 Franklin St.)
RUKA (Godfrey Hotel)
Taste Wine Bar & Cafe (101 Summer St.)
Ziggy's Cafe (102 Tremont St.) 

Select Openings in 2012-15:

Avery Provision Co. (571 Washington St.)
Back Deck Restaurant (2 West St.)
Bar Method (75 Federal St.)
Barry's Bootcamp
(30 Chauncy St.)
B/Spoke Cycling Studio
(75-101 Federal St.)
Caffe Nero
(Millennium Place/560 Washington St.)
Cakeology (290 Washington St.)
(280 Washington St.)
Fascino Salon & Spa
(30 Tremont St.)
Fresh Mango (34 Bromfield St.)
(277 Washington St.)
GAP (411 Washington St.)
GEM Restaurant
(42 Province St.)
Highball Lounge (Nine Zero Hotel/90 Tremont St.)
King Frame
(2 Bromfield St.)
King Street Tavern
(Ames Hotel)
LX Legal Crossing
(Millennium Place/558 Washington St.)
Liberty Travel
(467 Washington St.)
Lou Lou Boutique
(294 Washington St.)
MAST' restaurant
(45 Province St.)
Merchant restaurant
(60 Franklin St.)
PAUL bakery & restaurant (1 Boston Pl.)
PRIMARK department store (10 Summer St.)
Roche Bros. (8 Summer St.)
Sip Wine Bar & Kitchen
(581 Washington St.)
Temple Place Cafe (26 Temple Pl.)
Walgreens flagship emporium (10-24 School St.)
Yvonne's restaurant (3 Winter Pl.)

Select Downtown Boston Businesses that Opened in 2008-2011:

Barracuda Tavern (15 Bosworth St.) 
Cafe De Boston (75-101 Federal St.)
Cakeology (45 PROVINCE)
Cuffs & Collars (9 Water St.)
JM Curley (21 Temple Pl.)
Marliave (10 Bosworth St.)
Papagayo (formerly Max & Dylans) (15 West St.)
Petit Robert Central (34 Summer St.)
Salvatore's (545 Washington St.)
Scholars American Bistro (25 School St.)
Stoddard's Fine Food & Ale (48 Temple Pl.)
Sweet (11 School St.)
Thinking Cup Coffee (165 Tremont St.)
Trephin Salon (25 Temple Pl.)
Uno Due Go (52 Summer St.)