Category Archives: Salumeria

Polcari’s Coffee

orth End Boston FOOD TOUR - Experience Italy in one of Boston’s oldest neighborhoods the North End – Little Italy.

Anthony Polcari started Polcari’s Coffee in 1932. The coffee shop was a dream of his since he came over from Italy at the age of twenty. Working as a pocket-maker at a local tailor’s shop, Mr. Polcari saved up to open his own coffee store on Salem St. in 1932. Polcari’s Coffee was a family owned business. Mr. […]

Bricco Salumeria & Pasta Shoppe

orth End Boston FOOD TOUR - Experience Italy in one of Boston’s oldest neighborhoods the North End – Little Italy.

Grocer and Italian deli vends made-to-order sandwiches, pastas and imported goods like mozzarella. Right off Hanover Street, in the heart of Boston’s North End, is a narrow little alley.  Most who walk by don’t even notice it’s there.  But for those who do, for those who make their way down this narrow little alley, they’re […]

Salumeria Italiana

orth End Boston FOOD TOUR - Experience Italy in one of Boston’s oldest neighborhoods the North End – Little Italy.

Salumeria Italiana is the home of the finest foods from Italy and all of the Mediterranean. Our store opened almost 50 years ago in Boston’s North End because an Italian mother wanted to feed her baby son the wonderful foods she knew from her homeland. That baby was Gaetano Martignetti, the owner and son of […]