Live Music at Tres Gatos!

Live Music at Tres Gatos!

The entire Tres Gatos team is thrilled to announce that we now have a live music license! Because we are a record & book store in addition to a tapas restaurant/wine bar, the ability to offer regular live music is major cause for celebration. Our neighborhood is blessed with an abundance of talented musicians, and... more
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“Inside the Godfather” Book Event with Daryl Brown (son of James Brown)

Tres Gatos is excited and honored to host Daryl Brown, son of the famous James Brown, for a Q&A and book signing for his new book, “Inside the Godfather.” Known as the Godfather of Soul, James Brown’s contributions to modern music are well known and indisputable, but his role in promoting racial equality and harmony is less appreciated, perhaps because of his complex and tempestuous personal...

Cherry Tomatoes and More from Higher Ground Farm!

If you haven’t heard of Higher Ground Farm, it’s about time you did. Started by John Stoddard and Courtney Hennessey (also a top-notch Gatos bartender), it is Boston’s first rooftop farm, located on top of the 55,000 square foot Boston Design Center. Higher Ground Farm’s mission is “to be a viable green business that will provide fresh, healthy, city-grown produce to residents and local restaurants, while providing...

Beat the Heat with a Txakolina Wine Flight (7/23)

Given the hot weather, we’re rolling out three Txakolinas for tonight’s wine flight. These are widely regarded as being perfect outdoor summer wines, with high acidity and a slight spritz, making them ideal for paring with lighter tapas. We’ll be tasting ’13 Ameztoi “Rubentis,” “Getariako,” and “Stimatum.” Hope you can join us.

Riding Shotgun Play at Tres Gatos (Monday July 21)

It’s always cause for celebration when Chris, Joe and Tom of Riding Shotgun swing through the Gatos, and we’re lucky to have them return for a Monday night show on July 21. Show starts around 9pm, there is no cover, and walk-ins, as always, are welcome. If you’re checking out Porchfest on Saturday the 19th, you’ll find these guys rocking out at 217 Lamartine starting at...

Morris & the East Coast Play an Afternoon Show @ the Gatos (Sun. July 20)

Tres Gatos is thrilled to welcome back one of our favorite local bands, Morris and the East Coast, for a Sunday afternoon show on July 20. These guys are a self-described group of ramblers who plays some great blues served with a side of soul and cornbread. This is a perfect chance to see these guys up close and personal. Show starts around 3pm, there is...

JP Porchfest at Tres Gatos (Sat. July 19)

When the Porchfest organizers first approached us about getting involved, we thought, “What a fantastic idea!” Imagine great live music being played on porches (and the Tres Gatos patio) all across JP at the same time. We hope you’ll swing by our patio between noon and 4pm to hear some of the Gatos cast & crew (including our chef and sous chef, our GM, and our...

Benefit Night for JP Reads on Aug 5

Tres Gatos is excited to announce that the next in a series of monthly Benefit Nights will be for JP Reads, an organization that in a few short years has done a LOT for our local literary community. Their goal is to create a community-wide celebration around a single author and book each year by hosting an author talk and a variety of other event,s whose...

No Bones About It @ Tres Gatos (Monday July 14)

Tres Gatos is excited to welcome duo No Bones About It to our weekly Monday night music series. They play traditional bluegrass and classic folk songs, and throw in an occasional Irish tune for good measure. Show starts around 9pm, and walk-ins are welcome as always. Thanks for supporting your local musicians.

JP Sings Nilsson at Tres Gatos (Tuesday, July 15)

Tres Gatos is thrilled and honored to host JP Sings Nilsson, an open invitation for musicians (and would-be musicians) to sing your favorite Nilsson song in front of a supportive, maybe even adoring, crowd. Harry Nilsson was one of the country’s most talented and quixotic singer-songwriters, whose amazing body of work was critically acclaimed, if not always commercially successful. He never performed major public concerts, or...

Rioja Rosé Wine Flight (7/9)

Now that we’re fully into the summer heat, we’re excited to unveil a wine flight of Rioja rosés. While Rioja is widely known for its vibrant red tempranillos, it produces some remarkable rosados as well. Tonight, we’ll be tasting 2013 La Cuna de la Poesia, 2013 Ontañón Clarete, and 2013 Luis Alegre Rosado. These wines are refreshing and full of character, perfect for our summer patio.  

Hoot and Holler Play Tres Gatos (Monday July 7)

Tres Gatos is excited to welcome Hoot and Holler to our weekly Monday night music series. Amy Alvey (fiddle and vocals) and Mark Kilianski (guitar and vocals) are well-known throughout the Northeast for their blend of American folk music and Appalachian fiddle tunes. Show starts around 9pm, and there is no cover. Kitchen stays open til 11pm. Walk-ins are always welcome. Thanks for supporting your local musicians.

Chadley Kolb Plays Tres Gatos (June 30)

What better way to end the month than with a Chadley Kolb show? The Gatos love this guy; a member of the great local band Coyote Kolb, Chadley plays a bewitching blend of country, folk, and blues that we guarantee will hook you. Show starts around 9pm, there is no cover, and kitchen stays open til 11pm. Thanks for supporting your local musicians. Tres Gatos features...