Food & Drink

Ward 8 Owner, Nick Frattaroli, Taking Over 5 North Square Restaurant

Gennaro’s 5 North Square restuarant is changing hands from Gerry Riccio to Nick Frattaroli, owner of Ward 8 Restaurant on N. Washington Street. The all-alcohol license transfer was supported by the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) on December 12, 2016. Frattaroli was represented by Attorney William Ferullo and Manager Michael Wyatt. The new establishment is Read More…

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Notte Rose at Gennaro’s – Fundraising for Sounds of Italy Festival on October 22, 2013

Notte Rose is a fundraising event to benefit the Sounds of Italy concert series. It will be held on October 22, 2013 at Gennaro’s 5 North Square in Boston’s North End. See the video and flyer below for tickets and more information.

Food & Drink

Residents’ Association Opposes All-Alcohol License at Gennaro’s 5 North Square Restaurant [Video]

Taking objection an all-alcohol license, 1:00 am closing hour, at Gennaro’s 5 North Square Restaurant, the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) voted 8-21 to oppose the request. The vote splits the two neighborhood groups on the application as the Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) voted to support the all-alcohol license at their last meeting. Speaking Read More…

Food & Drink

Gennaro’s 5 North Square Receives All-Alcohol License Support from Neighborhood Council [Video]

Video: Gennaro’s 5 North Square all-alcohol license presentation at the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council meeting held on January 14, 2013 at the Nazzaro Center. Gennaro’s 5 North Square owner Gerald Riccio, represented by Attorney Daniel Toscano, presented a new all-alcohol license application to the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) on Monday, Read More…

Business Food & Drink Real Estate

Preview: Several North End Restaurants and Businesses Make New License and Zoning Requests for Early 2013

January 2013 will be a busy month in the North End for the two citizen groups, NEWNC (Neighborhood Council) and NEWRA (Residents’ Association). Both organizations advise city officials on new business applications including alcohol licenses and zoning issues. A host of restaurants, cafes and businesses are lined up for new openings, re-openings, alcohol license transfers Read More…