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Besito

Besito – Burlington Mall, 75 Middlesex Turnpike, Burlington MA Food: “Upscale” Mexican. Don’t come here expecting your typical menu of burritos and chimichangas – the offerings here are in the same realm, just more creative and complex versions. The fresh guacamole made table side is a must, and we can never resist the sweet plantains. Prices: Entrees […] Read more…

Green Apple Cafe

Green Apple Cafe – 57 Water Street, North Andover MA This is a cute and very casual sit-down breakfast, lunch and Sunday brunch spot. We stopped in for lunch on a weekday this spring and found the small space filled with parents dining with their kids and babies, plus a couple of local business people having […] Read more…

Pipe Dream Cupcakes

Pipe Dream Cupcakes (various locations, North Andover and Andover) This food truck is temptation on wheels.  If it doesn’t find you, you can find it by following them on Twitter or Facebook. They first caught me last autumn walking down Andover’s Main Street in my gym clothes. I got the hot chocolate flavor for my husband and a […] Read more…

Lots of Eats

Lots of Eats – 1211 Osgood Street, North Andover Food: Thai Prices: Entrees are around Bar: Lots of Eats has a full bar, and their cocktails are delicious. I’ve had both the Thai Iced Tea Margarita, and the Pink Cadillac Martini. Ambiance: The decor is the first thing you appreciate about this place – it’s modern, […] Read more…

Good Day Cafe

Good Day Cafe – 19 High Street, North Andover MA This counter-service breakfast and lunch spot serves up excellent food, specialty beverages and smoothies. The space is bright and airy with a mix of large and small wooden tables and chairs, as well as a small bar with high stools. Prices are about on par […] Read more…