Famous Diners

Here at 429 Commercial Street, which had been a restaurant called The Everbreeze since 1935, Franco’s from 1991, and then The Mews since 1964 (moved here in 1993), a number of celebrities have dined with us including:

  • Vice President Al Gore
  • Tipper Gore
  • Congressman Gerry Studds
  • Congressman Barney Frank
  • Former Melrose Mayor and MA State Representative Patrick Guerriero
  • MA State Senator Dan Wolf
  • MA State Representative Sarah Peake
  • Former U.S. Surgeon General Dr. C. Everett Koop
  • 22nd Secretary of Labor Robert Reich
  • Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust
  • Elizabeth Taylor
  • Judy Garland
  • Kathleen Turner
  • Whoopi Goldberg
  • Marge Champion
  • Jason Robards
  • Kay Ballard
  • Nanette Fabray
  • Alexis Smith
  • Ethan Hawke
  • Lee Remick
  • Anthony Perkins
  • Lily Tomlin
  • Bea Arthur
  • George Segal
  • Gael Garcia Bernal (“y tu mama tambien”)
  • Leslie Jordan
  • Jonathan Silverman
  • John Cameron Mitchell (“Hedwig”)
  • Tilda Swinton
  • Julie Harris
  • Jonathan Silverman
  • Jennifer Finnigan
  • Norman Mailer
  • Norris Church Mailer
  • John Buffalo Mailer
  • Harvey Fierstein
  • John Waters
  • Film Producer Ethan Coen (Coen Brothers)
  • Kevin Chapman (“Brotherhood” “Rescue Me”)
  • Lili Taylor
  • Will Patton
  • Blythe Danner (“Will & Grace”, “Meet the Fockers”)
  • Betty Buckly
  • Betty DeGeneres
  • Rae Dawn Chong (“Melrose Place”, “Color Purple”)
  • Eartha Kitt
  • Grace Jones
  • Cindi Lauper
  • Barry Manilow
  • Steven Tyler
  • Joey Kramer (Aerosmith)
  • Joe Perry (Aerosmith)
  • Janis Ian
  • Patty Larkin
  • Linda Eder
  • Sam Harris
  • Joan Armatrading
  • Phil Donahue & Marlo Thomas
  • Bruce Vilanche
  • David Drake
  • Debra Messing
  • Julia Stiles (“Bourne Identity”, “Bourne Supremacy”, “Bourne Ultimatum”)
  • Judy Gold
  • Max Mutchnick (“Will and Grace” producer)
  • Jerry Stiller
  • Ann Meara
  • Michael Urie (“Ugly Betty”)
  • Annie Golden (“Hair”, “Cheers”, ’12 Monkeys”)
  • Bob Mackie (Cher’s fashion guru)
  • Marc Jacobs
  • Ed Christie (Emmy Award winning Muppet creator, designer for Sesame Street)
  • Infamous attorney Roy Cohn
  • Sebastian Junger (Award winning author, “Perfect Storm” & journalist)
  • Edward Albee
  • Michael Cunningham
  • Paula Vogel
  • Terrence McNally
  • Armistead Maupin
  • Charles Busch
  • Columnist Andrew Sullivan
  • Boston Bruin Chris Nilan
  • Billie Jean King
  • Chef Todd English
  • Radio and TV personalities
    • Upton Bell (Sportscaster)
    • Anthony Silva and Diane Stearn (WBZ Radio and CBS4TV)
    • Listo Fisher (WRKO)
    • Vinnie Peruzzi (Star 93.7)
    • John Garabedian (Kiss 108)
    • Rachael Ray
    • Frank Avruch (the original “Bozo the Clown” WCVB-TV)
    • Tabatha Coffey (“Tabatha’s Takeover”, Bravo TV)
    • Adam Berry (“Ghost Hunters”, Syfy Original Series)
  • Film/Television/Stage performers
    • Thea Gill
    • Michelle Clooney
    • Peter Paige
    • Scott Lowell
    • B.D. Wong
    • Jeff Stryker
    • Bob Vila
    • Kate Clinton
    • Lea DeLaria
    • Jim Bailey
    • Jimmy James
    • Wayland Flowers

and of course … YOU!

Co-owner Ron Robin, a Boston radio and television broadcaster is currently on the air at 102.3 The Dunes, The Classic Hits Station of Cape Cod.