Several restaurants have been closed since the Boston Marathon bombings. Here's a list of some of today's re-openings. Head to Back Bay to enjoy a meal, and free parking courtesy of the city.
Back Bay Social Club, 867 Boylston St., Boston. bar opening at 4 p.m., kitchen at 5 p.m. www.backbaysocialclub.com
Towne Stove and Spirits, 900 Boylston St., Boston. Opened at noon. www.towneboston.com
L'Espalier, 774 Boylston St., Boston. Opens at 5:30 p.m. www.lespalier.com
The Capital Grille, 900 Boylston St., Boston. Opened at 11:30 a.m. today. www.thecapitalgrille.com
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