Announcing All New East Somerville Meal of Fortune Week!


A fun new way to support local businesses!

East Somerville Main Streets is excited to announce Meal of Fortune Week! Tickets are available now!

Prior to the week of September 28th through October 4th purchase a ticket for a surprise meal that will be matched to a local East Somerville restaurant based on your uniquely customized flavor profile. The East Broadway Business District is home to some of the city’s best local restaurants, serving trademark authentic cuisine including Brazilian, Ethiopian, Italian, Mexican, Salvadorian, and more. Haven’t you always wanted to try something new? Now’s your chance to be pleasantly surprised at what East Somerville has to offer.

Meals will take place the week of September 28th through October 4th. When you purchase your ticket you will be able to select dine-in, take-out or delivery options as well as allergy and dietary preferences. Complete the flavor profile questioner and let East Somerville Main Streets match you with a fantastic meal!

East Somerville Main Streets (ESMS) is a volunteer-driven nonprofit organization dedicated to the development of the East Broadway Business District as the thriving center and heart of the East Somerville community, and as a one-of-a-kind destination that reflects diverse traditions and heritage. Unable to hold the popular Foodie Crawl festival this year, Meal of Fortune Week will be a fun new way for the community to come together in support of East Somerville businesses.

Meal of Fortune Week will include restaurants such as Gauchao Brazilian Cuisine, Lotus Xpress, Ola Café, Rincon Mexicano, Montecristo, and more!

Help us support the local East Somerville restaurants, especially during this unprecedented challenging time. East Somerville Main Streets is committed to building a safe, sustainable and prosperous multicultural community by developing a vibrant business district at the neighborhood’s heart – and all proceeds from this amazing week long program will forward this goal.

Tickets for the Meal of Fortune Week are on sale now! You can buy different meal price points for $25, $50, and $100. For more information, please visit

East Somerville Main Streets is able to support our small business community through small business assistance community programs like this because of the support of our sponsors including East Cambridge Savings Bank, Federal Realty Investment Trust – Assembly at Assembly Row, and Verizon. Meal of Fortune Week is made possible with additional support from Haley Adams/Edward Jones and Tufts University.

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