Fab Eats: July 2016




La Maison Navarre

Located in Portsmouth, NH La Maison Navarre is an authentic "Pâtisserie Française". They perpetuate the taste, elegance, and French know-how. Stepping into MN is like being transported to Paris. They offer a wide range of macarons, pastries and crêpes available all day. They also do breakfast and lunch to enjoy with amazing coffee, tea and French wines.

La Maison Navarre

121 Congress Street, Portsmouth, NH

603-373-8401

mnpastry.com


The Finest Ingredients

The Willow Rest provides locals and visitors alike a wonderfully expanded selection of foods and services. We use only the finest ingredients (locally grown is our first choice when seasonally available) so that we can supply you with delicious and unrivaled options. Open for breakfast, lunch, produce, cheeses, specialty items and prepared foods. 

Willow Rest, 1 Holly Street, Gloucester

978-283-2417

willowrest.com


The Cheese Shop of Salem

Come experience our excellent selection of domestic and international goodies. Peruse and taste artisanal cheeses, charcuterie, natural wines, craft beers, local ciders and gourmet food, both traditional and innovative. Make us your go-to spot for the perfect picnic or elegant party and stock your pantry with delicious and unique products! Wine tastings are held every Friday 5-7:30pm and Saturday 4-6pm.

The Cheese Shop of Salem

45 Lafayette Street, Salem, MA

978-498-4820

thecheeseshopofsalem.com


Where the Food is Even Better Than the View

The original family owned restaurant since 1977, serves a wide variety of fresh seafood, Italian favorites, and wood fired pizza. The function rooms, with beautiful water views, are available for all occasions from family and office parties, to showers and weddings. The Sunday Brunch (from 11-2) was voted "Best Brunch on the North Shore."

The Marina Restaurant & Bar at the Wharf

543 North Shore Road, Revere

781-629-3798

marinaatthewharf.com


The Fudgery

The Fudgery is nestled on Tuna Wharf on the historic Bearskin Neck overlooking Rockport's famed Motif #1. Since 1987, The Fudgery has been serving the freshest hand-whipped, creamy fudge in over 20 delicious flavors. Stop in and take home a box or visit www.rockportfudgery.com to have it shipped right to your door! The Finest Gift of Good Taste from Cape Ann!

The Fudgery

4 Tuna Wharf, Rockport

978-546-2030

rockportfudgery.com


Down River Ice Cream

Life is Sweeter..DownRiver New Englanders love their ice cream and the folks at DownRiver make small batch fresh ice cream daily in their flagship store in Essex. Near the famous Crane Beach, DownRiver is the place to grab a cone and relax in an Adirondack chair. Flavors feature funky local names like “Hog Island” - chocolate with rich gluten free brownies, “Mill River Mix” - heath bars and fudge mixed into dark coffee ice cream, and fresh fruit sorbets (in season).

Down River Ice Cream

241 John Wise Avenue

978 768-0102

mydownrivericecream.com


Four Winds Pub & Grill

Four Winds Pub (AKA “Lynnapaesaukee”) boasts Lynn’s only waterfront dining. Serving chef inspired pub cuisine, locally sourced and scratch prepared. Our offerings range from seasonal seafood to our award winning burgers, artisan flat breads, and real pit barbecue. Four Winds features an outdoor waterfront bar, premium draught beers, and frozen cocktails. The perfect spot for sunsets, great food and libations.

Four Winds Pub & Grill

265 Broadway, Lynn

781-595-5444

fourwindspub.com


Lighthouse Dining

You're invited to a one-of-a-kind experience, dining at the top of the Newburyport Lighthouse. Named the "Most Romantic and Exclusive Dining" by Boston's Phantom Gourmet, voted "Top 35 Things To Do" in New England by Yankee Magazine and featured on Chronicle. The panoramic view is breathtaking, and the lighthouse is all yours for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. For reservations, contact

The Lighthouse Preservation

Society, Newburyport

1-800-727-BEAM

lighthousepreservation.org


CakeAnn

Cake Ann, the newest bakery on Cape Ann is an all butter, small batch, from scratch bakery that is delighting locals and visitors alike. Cake Ann focuses on bringing the best local ingredients to you in the form of delightful cakes, cupcakes, and specialty pastries including their famous Kouign Amann. Everything at Cake Ann reminds you why you are so lucky to be on its namesake cape.

Cake Ann

214 Eastern Avenue, Unit 2, Gloucester

978-865-4100


Local Farm Fresh Ingredients

Here at Scratch, we let the farmers do the hard work. We focus on locally and regionally sourced ingredients in creating our handmade from scratch menu items. Let your taste buds be rewarded. Come taste what fresh really is. Serving handmade foods and craft beers since 2011.

Scratch Kitchen

245 Derby Street, Salem

978-741-2442,

scratchkitchensalem.com


The Hardcover Restaurant

The Hardcover has been proudly serving the North Shore since 1975. Featuring award-winning hand-cut aged steaks, prime top sirloin cuts, prime rib, salad bar, fresh fish, and fine seafood. The Hardcover has been honored with many Regional Gold Awards by People's Choice. Enjoy selections from our extensive wine list or one of our specialty martinis.

15A Newbury Street, Route 1 North, Danvers

978- 774-1223

barnsiderrestaurants.com​


Yella

In quaint downtown Andover, Yella blends hearty traditions of Mediterranean regional cooking with local farm-fresh ingredients. Indulge in subtle teasing spices, velvety risotto, crispy pan seared fish, succulent lamb and tempting desserts. Ample, simple and exciting cuisine enjoyed indoors or alfresco. Whether you're looking for an intimate event space or takeout fare, you can unwind, relax and exhale as Yella also caters.

Yella A Modern Mediterranean Grille

16 Post Office Avenue, Andover

978-749-0011

yellagrille.com