Pellana Prime Steakhouse
PHOTOGRAPH BY ELISE Sinagra
The extensive offerings at this high-end steak house span the globe and encompass multiple vintages of some of the most sought-after wines in the world. But with more than 300 wines on his list, wine director Nick Grimshaw puts as much—if not more—effort into uncovering hidden gems and introducing guests to new varietals and regions.
9 Sylvan St., Peabody, 978-531-4800, pellanarestaurant.com
Ceia Kitchen & Bar
Winemakers routinely make the pilgrimage to Newburyport to showcase their latest small production gems on Ceia’s carefully curated list.
38 State St., Newburyport, 978-358-8112, ceiakitchenbar.com