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Hue will open on the Copley Sq. Resort in Again Bay

Hue will open on the Copley Sq. Resort in Again Bay


The restaurant and bar will open in December.

Hue will open on the Copley Sq. Resort in Again Bay
A rendering of the inside of Hue’s floor stage ground. Photograph courtesy of Kristen Bender Daaboul

A glamorous new restaurant, cocktail, and leisure venue is coming to Again Bay.

Hue will likely be opening within the newly renovated Copley Sq. Resort in the course of the first week of December. The luxurious area will likely be dwelling to a restaurant and bar, bringing a superb eating and nightlife vacation spot to the neighborhood. The identify comes from the spot’s location on Huntington Avenue and Exeter Road. The spot is the product of a collaboration between companions George Aboujaoude (Bijou, Committee, Eva), Maurice Rodriguez (Fats Hen, La Brasa), occasion organizer Robert Eugene, and tech entrepreneur Nick Saber.

“We’ve been planning it for the higher a part of a 12 months,” Aboujaoude stated. “The area, the lodge, is iconic. It goes again to the 40s, when it was once a jazz bar. It had a lot historical past behind it, and we’re very excited to be part of such a historic lodge.”

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The formidable venture options three totally different areas on two ranges which are positive to attract a crowd. On the road stage, there will likely be a eating room and foyer bar serving pan American dishes, corresponding to crispy rooster wings with candy chili sauce, kofta meatballs in Indian spiced tomato sauce, and a vegetarian Unimaginable burger. The room will likely be embellished with floral wallpaper and embrace a “heat but fashionable combination of sunshine and darkish marbles,” in accordance with a press launch.

The decrease stage will embrace a nightclub-sized lengthy bar and second eating room, the place you possibly can order dishes such because the escargot with XO butter, twice cooked noodles with beef in oyster sauce, and entire fried fish with candy and bitter sauce. Visitors can spot a mural by native artist Rob “ProBlak” Gibbs, honoring jazz greats, on show.

The downstairs eating room at Hue. – Photograph courtesy of Kristen Bender Daaboul

A backroom speakeasy with an artwork deco vibe may also welcome guests downstairs. Right here, they may discover specialty drinks at a wealthy, rose-colored bar.

“It’s meant to be a bit bit extra intimate, focusing extra on the cocktail and cocktail expertise,” Aboujaoude stated.

Hue will ultimately have a reside music program, Aboujaoude stated, finishing the dynamic expertise that company will have the ability to have on the Copley Sq. Resort spot.

“We undoubtedly may have some area put aside for lodge company, however we want to … cater to the Again Bay/South Finish residents,” he stated. “It’s all the time nice to have vacationers and company are available, however we actually wish to be neighborhood centered first and have our common clientele.”

Hue, 90 Exeter St., Boston

The speakeasy at Hue’s decrease stage. – Photograph courtesy of Kristen Bender Daaboul
Left to proper: Companions George Aboujaoude, Robert Eugene, and Maurice Rodriguez. – Photograph courtesy of Chris Haynes

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