NESN’s Dining Playbook features two of America’s favorite pastimes: food and sports with help from the region’s best known hosts, athletes and tastemakers. Emmy award winning duo Billy Costa and Jenny Johnson leverage their considerable following and bring NESN viewers a fresh new approach to enjoying the best of what the region has to offer.
Host: Tuscan Kitchen & Market
This week’s show is hosted by Tuscan Kitchen in Burlington. Eat on the patio, at the wine bar or in the dining room. Or if you’re on the go- stop in and pick up some fresh pasta, sandwiches and more from the market!
* 2400 District Ave, Burlington MA 01803 (781) 229-0300 www.tuscanbrands.com
Review: Night Market
Located underground in Harvard Square, we introduce to you, Night Market. This funky and trendy spot gives you authentic Asian street food in a relaxed and hip setting.
* 75 Winthrop St, Cambridge MA 02138 (857) 285-6945 www.nightmkt.com
Feature: Nantucket Black Book
Need to know what to do, where to go, and what to eat and drink when visiting Nantucket? You have to check out Nantucket Black Book. This new site shows you all the new hot spots around the area.
Before, During & After the Game
Less than a block from Fenway, come here before the game and enjoy the delicious new Summer menu, including the Surf ‘N Turf burger and Strawberry Rhubarb.
* 132 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA (617) 927-6810 www.wahlburgersrestaurant.com
Slap Shotz has affordable, made to order gastropub food, along with many wide-screen TV’s for your game viewing pleasure!
*524 Broadway, Route 138, Raynham MA 02767 (774)501-3346 http://slapshotzraynham.com/
This new Asian-inspired restaurant is located right off the Cleveland Circle T stop, so it’s easy to get to after the game! Come here for great service, fresh and seasonal food and delicious drinks.
*1952 Beacon Street, Boston MA 02135 (617) 303-1000 http://www.jademonkeyboston.com/
Athlete Interview: Jackie Bradley Jr.
Billy and Jackie talk about Jackie’s favorite dessert — strawberry cheesecake ice cream!