Mike & Patty's Reopens; Barcelona Wine Bar Arrives


Bay Village: After some stops and starts, beloved breakfast-and-lunchery Mike & Patty's has quietly reopened. [EB]

Washington Square: High-end tapas chain Barcelona Wine Bar has officially replaced American Craft. [BRT]

Harvard Square: Russell House Tavern's Michael Scelfo will open a new restaurant in the old Casablanca space, which finally closed on December 21 after 40 years in business. [Earlier]

Harvard Square: In other happy Harvard news, the Sinclair opens for dinner this week. [EB, Earlier]

Downtown: Clarke's at South Station has poured its last beer. [Earlier]

Brighton: The Stockyard steakhouse, bought and refurbished by the same people who brought you the Paramount, will reopen on January 31. [Zagat, Globe, Earlier]

North End: Il Panino will transform itself from a cafeteria into a full-fledged restaurant, complete with table service and, naturally, booze. [NEWaterfront]

Government Center: That pay-what-you-can Panera should open in January. [Globe]