The scenery is a huge plus, but it’s the one-of-a-kind food experience that really draws a crowd. Sfizi is the only place in the North End to allow diners to take a food tour of the Mediterranean without ever leaving their seat.
A few yards before Hanover Street meets Cross Street, there is a little alley that looks just like every other small space between the North End buildings. The difference is that this one is a passageway to the North End elite.
The newest work of Nick Varano, celebrated restaurateur of the Varano Group, caters to celebrities and high end tastes alike, and the unique space feels more like a sleek lounge in Vegas rather than a steakhouse in Boston.
Since 1968, Legal’s local roots have run deep, boasting six concept restaurants in the Boston area alone. Earlier this year, the company introduced Legal Crossing, another star in its constellation of budding outposts.