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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...

Hot Weather Wine Flight (June 25)

Yes, summer is here! And to celebrate, tonight’s wine flight features three Albariños, perfect for hot weather. We’ll be tasting ’12 Valtea, ’12 Pazo de Galegos, and ’13 Albariño de Fefinanes. All come from the same region but vary remarkably in taste. We hope you’ll join us.

Celebrate Centre Street Café this Week!

Next Monday, June 30, Centre Street Café will offer its final dinner service. We hope you’ll join us in celebrating this long-standing JP institution by stopping by the Café this week for lunch, brunch, or dinner, or next Monday to make some final toasts. For over 20 years, Felicia Sanchez and crew have served delicious dishes made with organic, locally sourced produce, eggs and meats. This is...

Koga Ninjazz Plays Tres Gatos (June 23)

The Tres Gatos team is excited to welcome the Koga Ninjazz jazz trio to our weekly Monday night music series on June 23. Show starts at 9pm and there is no cover. Walk-ins are welcome. Thanks for supporting your local musicians.

Benefit Night for ReVision Urban Farm (July 1)

Tres Gatos is excited to announce that the next monthly benefit night will be for ReVision Urban Farm in Dorchester. On the first Tuesday of every month, Tres Gatos picks a local nonprofit whose work contributes significantly to the health of our community. Victory Programs’ ReVision Urban Farm certainly qualifies. Located in the Franklin Field neighborhood, the Farm is a half-acre urban farming project that provides...

Launch Party for the Cookbook Collection @ Tres Gatos (Sunday, June 22)

Tres Gatos is thrilled to host a launch party for our new Cookbook Collection on Sunday, June 22. The books and journals will be on display at our large chef’s table the entire day, and the kitchen will prepare special free bites inspired by the books and journals. The collection is curated by our new head chef, Nevin Taylor, and by Phil Wilcox, our book &...