Assembly Row Signes 7 Tenants & Celebrates New Openings
Original Concepts, National Brands & Exciting Pop-Ups Deliver Variety and Convenience Including Famed Boston Restauranteur Frank McClelland
Assembly Row, Somerville’s dynamic mixed-use neighborhood, today announced seven new tenant leases, many of which will open this year. The property continues to deliver new brands, local, original concepts and exciting pop-ups for shoppers, visitors, residents, and local workers alike. Famed restauranteur Frank McClelland is bringing a second FRANK location to Assembly Row, which is expected to open later this fall adjacent to The Row Hotel. Boston-based artist Giovanni DeCunto recently launched a new pop-up gallery showcasing his expressionist works and Clover Food Lab brings a vegetarian offering to the Row. Additionally, Night Shift Brewing’s Owl’s Nest beer garden returns alongside the brand-new Volo Beach from Volo Sports that will offer beach volleyball, pickleball and more.
- Clover Food Lab – vegetarian fast-casual restaurant
- FRANK – farm to table meals
- IT’SUGAR – one of the world’s largest candy “retailtainers”
- Giovanni DeCunto Art Gallery – contemporary paintings by a local, global expressionist
- Style Snoop – fashion & trends
- Pandora – collectible jewelry
- PNC Bank
“This new crop of tenants brings fresh concepts and diversity to Assembly Row, including our first vegetarian restaurant and a highly anticipated restaurant from Frank McClelland,” said David Middleton, general manager for Federal Realty at Assembly Row. “Our goal is to surprise and delight our guests with both permanent and pop-up experiences and there are many more in the pipeline for this year.”
Recent openings include Parla XXI, a speakeasy-inspired eatery offering Italian small plates & custom cocktails, French pastries from Le Macaron, boutique offerings from Style Snoop and soon-to-come services for furry friends at Bond Vet. Still ahead, anticipated openings include varied dining experiences from Civility Social House, An Nam, Tatte Bakery & Café and Tribos Peri Peri.
Miscela, Assembly Row’s new 500-unit luxury apartment community, is currently leasing and just unveiled its new poolside and roof deck experience for the summer.