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.…

Virtual Table for May 11: Cantina Italiana, Waterfront Cafe, Villa Francesca

  Welcome to our neighborhood’s Virtual Table.  Every few weeks we will 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 can…

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…

Virtual Table for Week of December 27: Villa Francesca, Mare and Caffe Paradiso

  Welcome to our neighborhood’s Virtual Table.  Every few weeks we will 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 can…

“My Favorite Dish” for December 7: Villa Francesca

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 Villa Francesca.  …