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Video: Flavors of the North End

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)

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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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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 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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Fiore Rooftop

Up on the Rooftop … Fiore

  When the temperature hits 50 degrees, head up stairs to the fresh air and vibrant scene at the North End’s only open, heated rooftop.  Voted “the hottest place to drink and dine,” it’s the place to rise above the hustle and bustle and experience a side of the North End that’s refreshingly different. So, […]

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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 […]

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Mare Oyster Bar Grand Opening

Friday, Feb. 10th,  4 pm to 11 pm Here’s your opportunity to be among the first to taste the best, freshest Raw Bar oysters, clams, crabs and shrimp on the East Coast. Check out the Mare Raw Bar Menu.  Can’t attend Friday’s Grand Opening?   Then, check their regular hours;  Sunday through Friday from 4 […]

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Lucca’s New Winter Menu

If you’re looking for one of the truly perfect meals in the North End … then Lucca’s Winter Menu is definitely the place to start. Whether it’s their fennel braised beef short rib with wild mushroom polenta and black truffle mascarpone as your “Primi,” or their signature appetizer of duck confit baked in a pastry […]

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