Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End
Improv Asylum Theatre is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

1. Improv Asylum Theatre

8.6
216 Hanover St (btwn Cross & Parmenter), Boston, MA
Comedy Club · North End · 33 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: There are shows here every night except Monday, and there is a bar for those who enjoy an adult beverage with their laughs. The club also offers professional improv and sketch writing classes. Read more.

LIT Boutique is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

2. LIT Boutique

236 Hanover St, Boston, MA
Boutique · North End · 3 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: This store offers a small, but unique selection of women’s clothing. Prices lean toward the expensive, so if you're shopping on a budget, head to the 50% off sale rack at the back of the store. Read more.

Thinking Cup is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

3. Thinking Cup

9.1
236 Hanover St, Boston, MA
Coffee Shop · North End · 92 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: This cafe with a unique, chic vibe serves up Portland-based Stumptown Coffee - named the best coffee in the world by both NPR & the "New York Times." Try the create-your-own grilled cheese & pastries. Read more.

GiGi Gelateria is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

4. GiGi Gelateria

6.0
272 Hanover St (btwn Parmenter & Prince), Boston, MA
Ice Cream Shop · North End · 22 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: Open until midnight every day. GiGi has a few dozen flavors that change day to day, so you can always count on a surprise. Try passion fruit, black cherry, pistachio, and tiramisu. Read more.

Modern Pastry Shop is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

5. Modern Pastry Shop

8.7
263 Hanover St (btwn Cross & Richmond), Boston, MA
Bakery · North End · 137 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: Try an amaretto (two layers of Italian sponge cake soaked in rum & amaretto liquors, filled with creamy vanilla custard) or a ricotta pie (sweetened ricotta cheese baked in pasta frolla pastry dough). Read more.

Mike's Pastry is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

6. Mike's Pastry

9.0
300 Hanover St (btwn Parmenter & Prince St), Boston, MA
Dessert Shop · North End · 483 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: Best known for its oversized and overstuffed cannolis. Be prepared to order your sweets to go, because the seating inside is limited. Remember to bring cash; credit & debit cards are not accepted. Read more.

The Daily Catch is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

7. The Daily Catch

8.2
323 Hanover St (btwn Prince St & Richmond St), Boston, MA
Seafood Restaurant · North End · 74 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: With seating for just 20 & a kitchen in the dining area, the restaurant guarantees patrons an intimate culinary experience. Try the shrimp and scallops, calamari salad, or homemade squid ink pasta. Read more.

Paul Revere House is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

8. Paul Revere House

8.2
19 North Sq (at Moon St.), Boston, MA
Historic Site · North End · 51 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: The oldest building in downtown Boston. Visit the colonial garden, a 900-pound bell, and a bolt from the USS Constitution. Admission is $3.50 for adults and $3 for students with a valid ID. Read more.

Copp's Hill Burying Ground is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

9. Copp's Hill Burying Ground

9.0
21 Hull St. (btwn Salem & Snow Hill), Boston, MA
Cemetery · North End · 14 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: Established in 1659, this is the resting place of many famous early Americans, including numerous craftspeople, artisans, and merchants who lived in the North End during the 17th and 18th centuries. Read more.

Boston Public Library - North End Branch is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

10. Boston Public Library - North End Branch

7.8
25 Parmenter St (btwn Hanover St. and Salem St.), Boston, MA
Library · North End · 5 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: Modeled after a Roman villa, it's a relaxing spot to catch up on reading. Check out the diorama scale model of the Ducal Palace in Venice. The branch also has a small Italian-language book collection. Read more.

Regina Pizzeria is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

11. Regina Pizzeria

9.2
11 Thacher St (at N Margin St.), Boston, MA
Pizza Place · North End · 145 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: With more than a dozen locations from MA to NH, this is the chain’s original (est.1926). The secret recipe pizza crust, topped with light and flavorful tomato sauce, is sure to make your mouth water. Read more.

Maria's Pastry Shop is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

12. Maria's Pastry Shop

8.0
46 Cross St (btwn Endicott & Salem), Boston, MA
Bakery · North End · 41 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: Try the lobster tail: flaky shell filled with vanilla mousse. Chocolate lovers, try a chocolate torrone. Or try a sfogliatelle—a Neapolitan pastry shell filled with citrus fruit, semolina, and cheese. Read more.

Vito's Tavern is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

13. Vito's Tavern

7.1
54 Salem St (at Morton St.), Boston, MA
Italian Restaurant · North End · 44 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: Vito’s Tavern has a few Italian dishes, but strays from typical North End offerings: jalapeno poppers, truffle salted French fries, Korean-style fried wings, fried fish tacos, and Ahi tuna burgers. Read more.

Shake the Tree is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

14. Shake the Tree

8.4
67 Salem St, Boston, MA
Boutique · North End · 9 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: This charming boutique offers an eclectic range of fun clothes & accessories, bath & body and kitchen gifts. Remember to pick out one of the store’s beautiful printed greeting cards before you leave. Read more.

Ernesto's Pizza is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

15. Ernesto's Pizza

8.5
69 Salem St (btwn Morton & Stillman), Boston, MA
Pizza Place · North End · 48 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: Ernesto’s uses homemade dough and sauce, and freshly grated cheese, for all of its pizzas. Portions are large, prices are reasonable ($3.75 for a cheese slice and up to $5 for one with topping). Read more.

Polcari's Coffee is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

16. Polcari's Coffee

8.4
105 Salem St (at Parmenter St.), Boston, MA
Gourmet Shop · North End · 15 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: This small shop has far more than just coffee beans and tea. It also offers over 150 different spices, cheese, dried fruit, whole nuts, sauces, beans, Italian candy, & fun sweets like licorice pipes. Read more.

Al Dente is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

17. Al Dente

8.6
109 Salem St (btwn Cooper & Parmenter), Boston, MA
Italian Restaurant · North End · 43 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: Start your meal with one of the award-winning appetizers. A perfect location for a romantic outing. In the afternoon, take advantage of Al Dente’s lunch menu, offering lower prices and sandwiches. Read more.

The Old North Church is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

18. The Old North Church

9.1
193 Salem St (at Hull St), Boston, MA
Church · North End · 46 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: Well worth taking the 30-minute $5 guided tour. Climb the steeple stairs to the bell chamber where teenage Paul Revere worked, and walk through the crypt to view the 37 tombs below the church floors. Read more.

North Bennet Street School is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

19. North Bennet Street School

39 N Bennet St (at Salem St.), Boston, MA
Trade School · North End · 1 tip

BU TodayBU Today: Search the workshop calendar to register for one-time or short-term classes or lectures. There is also a gallery/store that is open to the public and features student, faculty, and alumni work. Read more.

Tresca is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

20. Tresca

6.8
233 Hanover St (btwn Cross & Richmond), Boston, MA
Italian Restaurant · North End · 7 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: Tresca serves traditional Italian including a large selection of antipasti, homemade pastas, & hard-to-find Italian wines. It’s been named the best athlete-owned restaurant in the East by USA Today. Read more.

Bricco is one of Nearby Neighborhoods: The North End.

21. Bricco

8.7
241 Hanover St (btwn Cross & Richmond), Boston, MA
Italian Restaurant · North End · 66 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: Bricco was recently voted one of the Top 10 Restaurants in America by Esquire. An attached panetteria offers fresh, delectable artisan bread for sale daily. Read more.