Best of Boston

BEST Neighborhood Restaurant, North

2005 BEST Neighborhood Restaurant, North

Franklin Cape Ann

Gloucester

Like its South End sister restaurant (and fellow Best of Boston winner), the Franklin Cape Ann has it made. Its wellpriced wine list, crazy-good cocktails, and New American fare are enhanced by its amiable spirit. Must-order items include the mixed… read more »

1998 BEST Neighborhood Restaurant, North

Scandia

Newburyport

This long, narrow restaurant in the heart of Newburyport has a certain bistro appeal, and when lit with candles in the evening, it’s, well, not exactly European but charmingly provincial. Caesar Salad and Steak Diane are house specialties— the salad… read more »