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…

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.…

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…

Lucca Guests to Savor Classic Favorite Dishes During Restaurant Week

Lucca has a new twist to their participation in restaurant week.  They will run their Classic menu from Sunday March 18th until Friday March the 30th (with the exception of Saturday the 24th). Lucca’s Classic menu is made up of dishes their regulars have missed since the dishes were removed from their dinner and bar…

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…