Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Bon Appetit Includes Pammy's, Yume Ga Arukara Among Nominees for Best New Restaurants of 2018

by Marc Hurwitz

A popular food magazine has posted its list of nominees for the best new restaurants in America, and two spots in Cambridge have been included among its picks.

According to the list from Bon Appetit, Pammy's between Harvard Square and Central Square and Yume Ga Arukara in Porter Square are two of its 50 nominees for best new dining spots in the United States for 2018, along with a couple of other New England spots--Drifters Wife and Rose Foods, both of which are located in Portland, ME. The magazine will announce which restaurants have made the top 10 on August 14.

Pammy's, which is a a New American restaurant with Italian influences, debuted on Mass. Ave. last July, while Yume Ga Arukara, which focuses on udon, opened at the Porter Square Exchange food court last September.

For a complete list of the 50 nominees for 2018, please go to the link below:

The Top 50 Nominees for America’s Best New Restaurants 2018

[August 14 update: The "Hot 10" list from Bon Appetit includes Yume Ga Arukara, which comes in at number 8--and while Pammy's and Rose Foods did not make the top 10, Drifters Wife did come in at number 9.]

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