You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe

Food & dining

dining out

The Sinclair in Harvard Square has growing pains

There’s a palpable sense of excitement at the Sinclair on any given Friday night. You might have an hour wait for a table of four, which is not that unusual. Walk past the downstairs restrooms, and you’re in front of a box office and not far from where a band will be playing on a stage.

The Sinclair is two venues: a music club and a restaurant. The club is already off to a strong start, booked by Bowery Boston and bringing in a variety of acts ranging from indie rock to R&B to folk. After at least a month of delays before it finally opened in mid-December, the Sinclair has already become an essential place to hear music.

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week