Tag Archives: Winter

Guest Post: Off-Season at the Brotherhood

Editor’s Note: This is the first in our series of post from Brotherhood diners.  If you are interested in contributing your dining experience to our blog, please email webmaster@brotherhoodofthieves.com.  In this post, Amy Deveau and her friend Ratty visited the island the day after Thanksgiving and ended up at the Brotherhood for the first time after discovering many other restaurants to be closed.  They had a great time enjoying the slower vibe that is the off-season at the Brotherhood: same delicious food and fantastic live Continue reading →

UK Travel Writer Visits Brotherhood

Jessamy Calkin, a features writer for the Telegraph, a newspaper distributed in the United Kingdom and internationally.  This winter Ms. Calkin and her family traveled to New York City and Nantucket, and she wrote about her trip for the paper.  In the article, she writes about enjoying a meal at the Brotherhood: That evening was dark, crisp and cold with hundreds of stars in the sky. We had supper at the Brotherhood of Thieves (named after an 1844 pamphlet attacking slavery): oysters, chowder and gulf Continue reading →

Brotherhood Still Open!

In this week’s Inquirer & Mirror, there was an article entitled “Restaurant closures leave few culinary presents for visitors” which highlighted the large number of restaurants closed for the season.  The Brotherhood, though, is still open!  As a community staple, The Brotherhood of Thieves provides a a comfortable and familiar place to get away from the winter chill.  Step inside to find fires roaring in our fireplaces, a special winter drinks menu (hot spiced cider, anyone?), and your favorite items still on the menu.

Stroll Madness

In this week’s paper, Joshua Balling reported that “Stroll a success for participants, restaurants alike.”  The Brotherhood was no exception.  For this year’s stroll we opened the patio seating and outdoor bar Saturday, complete with a space heater and a tent over the patio to keep in the warmth. It’s a good thing the patio was opened, because the Brotherhood was slammed all day.   Like the Whaling Museum, lines formed outside of the Brotherhood before we opened! Thanks to all who came out to enjoy Continue reading →