There is no denying that us New Englanders, and especially us Bostonians, have a language all our own. We have an accent, an attitude, and a way of doing business that is specific to each of our neighborhoods.   In the North End, the Connah Store is the place that everyone goes for late night snacks, iced tea and ice cream that speaks to tou...

Tra di Noi's Antonio Alessi has opened Mangia Italian Countryside Eatery in the remodeled Trancas Country Mart on the North side of Malibu.   The restaurant will serve classic Italian eats like pizza, antipasto salads and pastas. Additionally, Mangia offers quaint seating indoors with a full bar and comfortable seating outdoors in a spacious...

If you pass by Pistola on Third Street in the Fairfax District, you won't be able to miss it. The Italian restaurant and steakhouse that recently took over AOC's old location now looks like the front of a steel barn, painted in a matte black. A simple white "Pistola" sign hangs to the right of the sleek building. The joint, which opened last month...

By Bill Miston and Pauleen Le   No one was hurt after a fire broke out at a longtime Shawano restaurant early Tuesday morning. For 34 years, Anello's Torch Lite restaurant has offered up people Italian-American fare. In the 20s, the location was reportedly a favorite of gangsters Al Capone and John Dillinger. But now, all that is left i...

A popular Italian-American restaurant in the metro is fed up. The owners of Flip's Italian Restaurant say someone has been stealing art off their walls, leaving behind empty space and taking away collections with sentimental value. The owners said they feel insulted.    In a short period of time, four pieces of art have been t...

Dominick's, one of LA's favorite restaurants since 1948, brings its Italian-American dishes to Ojai for a special pair of pop-up dinners. On Thursday April 30 and Friday May 1, diners can visit Tipple & Ramble for a four-course dinner from Brandon Boudet, Executive Chef and owner of Dominick's (not to mention Little Dom's in Los Feliz).  ...

by Gloria Geannette   Times have certainly changed since waves of Italian immigrants first arrived in New Jersey in the 19th century, but there are still Romans searching for the American Dream and some of them have landed in the village.   Claudia Rovegno and her husband, Roberto Santagati, arrived in Ridgewood two years ago with big...

by Sara Ventiera   On a recent Sunday night, a cacophonous buzz spilled out of the dining room at L'Amico (849 Avenue of the Americas; 212-201-4065), through the open doors and out onto the Chelsea street. Tourists and locals traipsed across the neutral multi-hued triangular tiles, trying to get a peek at the action between courses.  ...

by Elise Balzotti   Rarely does a restaurant achieve notoriety in its fledgling stage, but such is the case with Vico Ristorante Italiano, which officially opened its doors in June 2014 in Norwood, Massachusetts. Conveniently located just off Norwood's central common, Vico has become one of the town's most popular locations for those seeking...

di Alessandro De Simone   Che il pallino per il Food & Beverage la frizzante manager palermitana ce lo avesse era già risultato chiaro. Ed infatti durante il suo mandato come direttrice della programmazione e marketing dell'Italian Cultural and Community Center (ICCC) di Houston (Texas, USA) Tiziana Ciacciofera ha "firmato" una serie di...