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New Sports Bar Opening in Former Fours Space in Boston in Late April

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A couple of years ago, it was reported that a new dining and drinking spot planned to take over the space where one of the city's most popular watering holes had been, and now we have learned that it is finally about ready to debut.



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According to an article from, Scores is looking to open in the former Fours space in the North Station/West End area of Boston in late April, with the Canal Street place offering "game-day favorites with an elevated approach." The article mentions that Humberto Gallardo (Grill 23 & Bar, Abe & Louie's) is the executive chef and that the menu will include such options as tater tot poutine, smash burgers, pork belly bao buns, flatbreads, and more.

The Boston location of The Fours first opened in 1976 and was a popular spot for sports fans until it closed in 2020, featuring meals named after local sports figures. Two other locations remain in operation in Quincy and Norwell.

The address for Scores is 166 Canal Street, Boston, MA, 02114.

[Earlier Article]
Scores May Be Taking Over The Fours Space in Boston's North Station Area

by Marc Hurwitz (Also follow us on Twitter at @hiddenboston)

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