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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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 &...

In Praise of Farmers

Andrew Lalumia, a member of the Tres Gatos extended family, died yesterday in an accident on his small farm in Georgia. In his memory, I’d like to share a few thoughts on farmers and farming. We think about food on a daily basis, but how often do we think about those who raise and grow our food? Not only do farmers work long, grueling hours for...

Bluegrass Jam (Tuesday, June 10)

While the Battle of the JP Bar Bands is going on at the Midway (this is a great fundraiser for the JP Music Festival, and yes, the Gatos will be participating!), the home team will be hosting our second monthly Bluegrass Jam. This is, as the name implies, an informal gathering, and all local bluegrass musicians are welcome. Jam will start around 9pm, kitchen stays open...

Alfred Marra Jazz Show (Monday, June 9)

Tres Gatos is excited to welcome back jazz composer and vibraphonist Alfred Marra to our weekly Monday night music series. Alfred’s music fits the Gatos vibe perfectly, whether you’re joining us for dinner, drinks, or a trip to the book & record store (where you get a 10% discount every Monday night). Walk-ins are welcome. Show starts at 9pm, kitchen stays open until 11pm. Thanks for...

Chadley Kolb Plays an Afternoon Show at the Gatos (Sun. June 8)

The Gatos are thrilled to welcome Chadley Kolb for a Sunday afternoon show on June 8 at 3pm. Chadley plays in Coyote Kolb, one of our favorite local bands. Expect some great outlaw blues, folk and country. There is no cover, and tapas and drinks will be available. 

Jazz Brunch with Ethan K (Sat. June 7)

The Gatos are excited to welcome back Ethan K for another fantastic jazz brunch set on Saturday June 7 at 11am. Ethan is one of our favorite local jazz musicians, and if you haven’t checked him out yet, you should. Walk-ins are welcome but reservations are recommended. Thanks for supporting your local musicians. 

Luis Alegre Wine Flight (Wed 6/4)

In this week’s wine flight, we’re featuring a producer from Rioja, Luis Alegre. Located in the heart of Rioja Alavesa, Luis Alegre produces unique and simple young wines of high quality. We’ll be tasting their ’12 Blanco (Viura), ’13 Rosado (Tempranillo/Viura) and ’11 “Koden” (Tempranillo).

The Gatos Welcome Catfish Howl Blues Band (June 2)

Tres Gatos is excited to welcome the Catfish Howl Blues Band to our weekly Monday night music series on June 2. These guys play everything from Blues to Blues-Rock to 50′s to zydeco and we can’t wait to host them. Show starts at 9pm, kitchen stays open until 11pm. Thanks for supporting your local musicians.

Max Rose Performs Jazz Brunch (Sat. May 31)

Tres Gatos is excited to welcome innovative musician Max Rose to our weekly Saturday jazz brunch series on May 31. Schooled in jazz, Max’s repertoire has grown to incorporate Persian, Turkish and Greek musical traditions. This is a great chance to hear his unique instrumentation and style in a small, close setting. Show starts around 11am. Reservations are recommended but walk-ins are welcome. 

Benefit Night for Ethos on Tuesday, June 3

Tres Gatos is excited to hold our third monthly benefit night for Ethos, an organization that provides critical services for the elderly and disabled. On Tuesday, June 3, we will donate 10% of all restaurant and store sales to Ethos. How can you help? Make a reservation, bring friends and family, and celebrate with some of Ethos’s wonderful staff. Ethos’s roots in Boston date back to...