Best of Boston

2019 Best Late-Night Sweets

Bova’s Bakery

In a city that sleeps early, this 24/7 spot is a beacon of light in the middle of a sweets-hankering night. That said, the crunchy, Florentine cannoli and huge, flaky lobster tails are among the best reasons to visit the North End, no matter the hour.

134 Salem St., Boston, 617-523-5601,