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Ten Hidden North End Historical Sites and Plaque Proposals

The North End is Boston’s oldest neighborhood and its streets are laden with the treasures of time. Not much is known about the native Americans or anyone living here until the Puritans arrived in the 1600’s. As the colonists settled in, streets began to branch throughout the North End. Much has been written about the […]

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Virtual Table for September 15: Fiore & Mare Oyster Bar

  Welcome to our neighborhood’s Virtual Table.  Every once in a while we present you with a menu comprised of special dishes from some of the best restaurants in Boston … all here in the North End. As you read below, you’ll see that we present you with the name of the dish, that you […]

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Aahh … Dessert!

So you’ve just finished your meal (delicious, wasn’t it!) and you find out that tonight you’ve chosen a restaurant that doesn’t serve dessert. Know why?… because there are bakeries in the North End that cater specifically to your sweet tooth. There’s Mikes, Modern, Maria’s, Bovas (open 24 hours) and Lulus (we love her caramel sea […]

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Feasts Are Here!

  First you might want to click here  >>Feast Schedule << to check out which days are Processions Only and which days have Feasts and Processions.  You’ll also find the Feast Schedule under “Visit, Summer Feasts.”  You’ll have a grand time listening to the music, sampling the food and getting into the “I’m having a […]

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My Favorite Dish for July 19: Tresca

We are pleased to offer this new source for your dining experience … the Favorite Dishes for Chefs and Restaurant Owners in our North End neighorhood.  Every week or so, the “favorite” dish will change.  Be sure to check back regularly. Who knows … their Favorite Dish just might become yours. This week we highlight Tresca   The […]

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My Favorite Dish for June 1: Cantina Italiana

We are pleased to offer this new source for your dining experience … the Favorite Dishes for Chefs and Restaurant Owners in our North End neighorhood.  Every week or so, the “favorite” dish will change.  Be sure to check back regularly. Who knows … their Favorite Dish just might become yours. This week we highlight Cantina Italiana Cantina […]

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Calling all oysters!

If the “world is your oyster” then the North End is the place to be. In amongst the garlic, pasta, delicious sauces, savory meats and delectable pastries, there are several places in the North End renowned for their oysters. In alpha order, they are:  Mare Oyster Bar, Mercato del Mare, Neptune Oyster and Villa Francesca. […]

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Best of … the North End and the Boston A List

The Boston A List. “Best of” from boston.cityvoter.com Just take a look at all the winners in the North End! From fine dining to pizza. From food to shopping.  For those of you who take heed of the votes of friends, neighbors and other folks who live in our city, below is the list of […]

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