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Review: Cresta Bar & Ristorante
Cresta Bar & Ristorante, the new restaurant in Pawtucket, is really classing up the place.
Diamond in the rough
| February 17, 2012
One sings, one doesn’t
This year, at least one element in “Boston Film Festival” is no longer true.
The BFF has little to celebrate; the HFA has ‘Edward Yang’
| September 10, 2008
High times in Canada
Two weeks ago, we ran a story about how the seemingly tranquil, inoffensive, and pristine little Canadian province of Prince Edward Island was actually a relative hotbed of marijuana growing.
Letters to the Boston editor, August 29, 2008
BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS
| August 27, 2008
Pot Edward Island
It seems modern-day islanders have discovered another way to smile through the summer and avoid the blues during the bleak local winters.
Canada's most picturesque province is surprisingly also the fertile center of an underground marijuana explosion
ALAN R. EARLS
| August 13, 2008
Now it’s starting to get scary.
Moules frites for the masses
| August 06, 2008
A six-pack for the Fourth
There’s no better holiday for throwing back a few cold ones and listening to tunes on the dock, boat, front lawn, or backyard, and there are plenty of discs I’ve been meaning to make people aware of.
Looking for the right buzz for your Independence party?
| July 02, 2008
Welcome to Atlantica
Big companies in northern New England and eastern Canada have launched another initiative to free themselves from what they consider to be onerous government regulation and oversight.
| February 06, 2008
McCormick + Schmick’s Seafood
There are trickier culinary specialties out there — preparing fugu comes to mind, since a death or two from blowfish nerve poison can affect a place’s Chowhound rating.
Where familiar dishes don't get old
| January 30, 2008
I will be in one of those ice-cream parlors where the special is rye-whiskey-macadamia-nut-blue-cheese sorbet, and I will hear myself ordering . . . vanilla.
Good start to finish
| November 14, 2007
What would we do without the place? With no apologies to H.P. Lovecraft, CAV is Providence.
Exotic fusion, African masks
| May 09, 2007
Editors' picks: Food
Spark, Bliss, Pam's Pizza, Duffy's and more.
Best eats in Quahog County, best Thursday night two-fer, best destination dinner, and more
PROVIDENCE PHOENIX STAFF
| April 17, 2007
North Street Grille
In almost any neighborhood with fewer restaurants than the North End, the North Street Grille would be a real jewel.
A playful Italian place that flirts with other styles
| October 11, 2006
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