FRAMINGHAM – A chain of Mexican restaurants will open its fifth locationon Route 9 in Framingham, where Papa Razzi and Bennigans once operated.
Temazcal Tequila Cantina, a Mexican eatery and tequila bar, that has a location in Boston’s Seaport District, is expanding to Framingham at 155 Worcester Road.
It will be the third Mexican restaurant to open in the Golden Triangle of Natick & Framingham this year.
The new restaurant plans to open Labor Day weekend.
The 7,100-square-foot building an accommodate up to 250 people.
Guests are encouraged to try a drink from Temazcal’s renowned tequila library, featuring 250+ varieties that serve as the backbone of the restaurant’s extensive beverage program, including signature margaritas, cocktails, wine, and beer, according to a media release.
An elevated bar will catch the eye as guests enter.
“In addition to a lower dining area with more than 100 seats, the space features a stylish upper lounge with sliding doors to that open to the outdoors for New England’s beautiful spring, summer, and fall weather. The space also includes a private dining room with a 48-seat capacity perfect for special events. For those who crave Temazcal’s made-from-scratch Mexican cuisine to-go, this location includes a special take-out door and patron parking on the side of the building,” stated a media release.
With Temazcal Framingham’s open kitchen design, guests can watch the chef and culinary team create old world Mexican dishes with a modern twist.
“Known for sizzling fajitas, intricate salads, and creative tacos, the brand will soon be rolling out new food and beverage items, debuting at this Framingham location,” according to the press release.
“Returning patrons will recognize Temazcal’s classic design elements with reclaimed wood and wrought iron materials, as well as a flickering candle wall. Aspects such as lasso rope chandeliers, custom leather boots, and copper accents create the perfect juxtaposition of antique charm and modern design,” said the media release.
Other locations besides Boston are Lynnfield, Burlington, and Dedham.