Video: Flavors of the North End

A delightful tour of Boston’s North End. John, a.k.a Angie’s son, was raised in the North End, with his relatives, the Fuccillo and De La Rosa families , who are still an important part of the community. Vincenzo DiGangi takes John back to the streets where he played “aggies” on water department man-hole covers. (December 2009)

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…

North End Restaurants in Boston’s Restaurant Week

Make your reservations!!  Snow has been light (very light) this year.  Spring will soon be on its way.  In the meantime, Boston Restaurant Week is back for the winter season. From March 18 to 23 and March 25 to 30,2012. Boston’s best restaurants will be offering tasty prix fixe menus for lunch and/or dinner for an…

Lucca: Two Special Opportunities for Dining

    Our friends at Lucca have two special events this month.  Both are a great opportunity to experience the excellence of their food, the quality of their service and the elegant atmosphere of their restaurant.      January 29th —  The City Feast, Dining Out to Conquer Diabetes January 31 — The Piedmont Wine…

Terramia: Dining Out to Conquer Diabetes

Terramia invites you to please join them for a five-course dinner with wine pairings at your choice of one of Boston’s exclusive North End restaurants. Proceeds benefit Joslin Diabetes Center’s High Hopes Fund. When:        Sunday, January 29, 2012 6:00 p.m. Boston’s North End Tickets:      $150  ($100 of the ticket price…

Now You Too Can Pick Up DePasquale Freshly Baked Bread

Back in September we let you know that the Bricco Panetteria was making bread for all of the DePasquale Venture properties.  Now the great news.  Walk to the alley beside Bricco, and you too can now purchase these wonderful breads.  Open 24 hours … a treat for every table.    We’ve attached our September story…

Christmas at Antico Forno & New Years at Terramia

Here’s some information to make your Holiday’s brighter, from two popular (and many people’s favorites),  Antico Forno and Terramia. We’ll start our news with: Appertivo! Christmas at Antico Forno Thursday, December 8, 2011. 9:00pm until 2:00am Public event by Gaetano Nino Trotta and Ricky Antonellis The Christmas season is upon us…come join Ricky, Nino and…