Highly acclaimed for its enticing Mexican fare, dining at Angela's Cafe is certain to transport diners to the streets of Mexico, amid tacos, tostadas and burritos. The colorful cafe done up in hues of red and orange welcomes its guests and charms them with its friendliness. Among the best-selling dishes on the menu is the exquisite Chiles En Nogada that is recommended by the Chef himself. It consists of chiles stuffed with picadillo and served with pomegranates and walnut sauce, making the dish resemble the Mexican flag. Other classic items on offer are the Mariscada or mussels and clams fried with jalapenos in a garlic sauce and tilapia that must be tried atleast once.
In Boston, Eastern Standard Kitchen & Drinks has become a standard favorite for avid diners. Their immaculate decor - the tasteful art adorning the walls, the mosaic tiles at your feet, and their friendly staff make this restaurant a crowd-puller. Offering one of the best outdoor dining experiences in the city, the restaurant is equally known for its impressive drink list.
Neptune was God of the Seas, but the Neptune Oyster however isn't as vast as the waters he ruled over. This is a small pearl that can seat about two dozen people in simple and neat surroundings. Apart from oysters and clams, you'll get a variety of other seafood and if you're in to it, you can try some smoked and raw salmon. You can also savor some Italian seafood like North End Cioppino and Whole Loup de Mer.
Located in the heart of Boston's South End, Toro is a lively Barcelona-style tapas bar. Owned by acclaimed chef, Ken Oringer, Toro has become one of Boston's must-visit restaurants. Perfect for sharing, the traditional tapas served here are small portioned dishes that allow patrons to order and try various cuisine. Toro's vast menu features a variety of tapas including empanadas, sliders, charcuterie and more. Not to be outdone by their cuisine, the signature drink menu at Toro offers wine on tap, cocktails, champagne and bottled beer. Their brunch is one of the best in the city, offering pitchers of sangria, mimosas and bloody mary's. Be prepared to wait or arrive early, this popular establishment doesn't accept reservations.
Housed in the Boston Center for the Arts, The Beehive restaurant and bar is almost like an opera house in itself with live jazz, cabaret and a lot more action. There are fine satin drapes and exquisite artifacts adorning the eatery. A popular hangout among the night birds; the bar and lounge scene here is also upbeat and lively. The food is a regular mix of the grilled and Mediterranean variety, with lamb ribs ruling the roost. Sausages, pasta and risottos also sit happily together on the menu. The wine sure flows freely on all days and everything about the place has an arty feel to it.
Touristen kommen scharenweise ins Bull & Finch Pub, auch bekannt als Cheers Boston, das die Inspiration der Fernsehserie Cheerswar, die 11 Jahre gesendet wurde und mit mehreren Preisen ausgezeichnet wurde. Begeisterte Fans sollten vorgewarnt sein, denn auch wenn das Exterior ähnlich ist, so ist das Innere doch grundverschieden von der TV-Version. Essen und Getränke werden hier serviert, aber die Besucher kommen doch meist aufgrund seines Ikonen-Status herein. Es wird von vielen für eine der Top-Touristenattraktionen Bostons gehalten.
Established in 1795, The Bell in Hand Tavern has the distinction of being the oldest continuously-operating tavern in America. This bi-level restaurant and bar features nightly live music and karaoke Tuesdays for added entertainment. The uniquely designed rooms have a character of its own and are used for private as well as corporate functions. The pub has a impressive list of draft as well as bottle beers apart from cocktail specials. Nosh on the tasty American fare along with your choice drink while listening to some music. Surely you will enjoy this historic place that has been entertaining the locals for centuries now.
Comfort food gets an upscale treatment at this lively establishment in the heart of the city. Choose from a diverse menu of favorites including pickled deviled eggs, pickled beet burgers, house veggie sandwiches and BBQ pork sliders. The delectable burgers are some of the best around. There's a large selection of beers as well as cocktails to accompany. The atmosphere insides is casual and suited for friendly chatter.
Betrachtet als eines der eher eleganteren italienischen Lokale im North End, ist dieses North Square-Restaurant Nachbar des The Paul Revere House. Der Speiseraum mit Kerzenbeleuchtung hat kleine Tische mit frischen Decken, wodurch eine romantische Atmosphäre aufkommt, in der man gerne zu zweit essen möchte. Die Karte besteht aus einer frischen und zeitgenössischen norditalienischen Küche. Versuchen sie die Spaghetti Bolognese oder eine der saisonalen Spezialitäten und spülen sie es mit einem ausgewählten Schluck aus der umfangreichen Weinkarte herunter.
Sportello is an upbeat Italian eatery that invites you into the warm ambiance to experience a culinary bliss. With freshly baked, home-style breads, Sportello also has some delicious pastas and gourmet polentas on offer. Go for some sumptuous entrees like Rohan Duck and appetizers like Beef Carpaccio from their dinner menu. Their wine list is impressive and the bakery counter has loose teas, sweet and savory quick bites, hot chocolate, organic coffees and a lot more that you can pick up. Call ahead to make reservations.