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Serafina Boston opens 74-seat patio downtown

BOSTON – Serafina Boston has a new 74-seat patio in the Financial District downtown in a setting that looks more like a garden than a busy urban street. Located along Summer St., it has long, picnic-style tables with umbrellas. Check at the inside or outdoor host stand. Plans call for adding outdoor heaters as well to extend the season and keep guests warm on chilly days and nights.

 2 NYC restaurants temporarily shuttered

NEW YORK – Fraunces Tavern, a 305-year-old landmark, and E.A.K. Ramen were temporarily shut down for sanitary code issues, but are expected to re-open, according to a published report.

Foxwoods® launches HighFlyer Zipline

MASHANTUCKET, CT – Foxwoods® Resort Casino plans to owner The HighFlyer Zipline, first phase of a plan to introduce ecotourism this summer. It will be a 33-story high line that will carry guests from the top of Fox Tower to the Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center with a top speed of 60-plus mph. The initiative coincides with the celebration of the resort’s 25th anniversary and is said to be “just the beginning of a strategy that will offer guests exclusive and unforgettable experiences in one place,” says President & CEO Felix Rappaport. Also, with partner Craveable Hospitality Group, owners of David Burke Prime, it will open Caputo Trattoria later this summer in its Grand Pequot Tower with Italian cuisine from various regions. Go to www.foxwoods.com.


DoubleTree by Hilton offers free cookies for 12 days

MCCLEAN, VA – For the 12 days of Christmas, Hilton’s DoubleTree brand introduces 12 Days of Cookies, inviting guests and non-guests alike to come to its properties and pickup a warm Double Tree cookie to enjoy or even leave out for Santa. Senior VP and global head, Double Tree’s Dianna Vaughan invites anyone to drop by for their free signature treat and celebrate the holiday’s “warm and caring spirit.”

Additionally, Hilton intros new Chocolate Chip Cookies and Drinks: A Pairings Guide, developed by mixologists at the soon-to-open Double Tree by Hilton New York Times Square West with seven cocktails, two mocktails and pairing ideas for beer and wine lovers. Highlights include a hot toddy with ginger beer and Brandied Bedside Burbon which blends muddled brandied cherries and bourbon. Check out www.news.doubletree.com.