Mike Berman’s Washington Watch


Restaurant: Bistro du Midi

Boston, Mass: The restaurant has two levels. To the right as you enter there is a with bar seating for about a dozen people and seating for 24 at tables. Both the dinner menu from the second floor and a separate bar menu are available.

Restaurant: Bistro Mistral

Boston, Mass: The dining room is straight ahead and quite long. It turns out that it is L- shaped and swings to the right at the end. To the right of the entry is a very long bar with 20 high stools . The backs of the stools are covered and seem unusually comfortable.

Restaurant: Café Riverview

Sandwich, MA: The café is managed and run by the students from the Riverview school. Café Riverview is Riverview School’s hands-on-classroom.

Restaurant: Pain D’Avignon

Hyannis, MA: This restaurant goes on my list of must stops on my next trip to Hyannis.

Restaurant: Clink

Boston: Clink is the principal restaurant at the Liberty Boston Hotel, although there are four other eating and drinking locations.

Restaurant: Craigie on Main

Cambridge, Mass.: There is a variety of ways in which you can approach dinner. There is a Prix Fixe menu for which you can select dishes from the A La Carte menu. It comes with a wine choice and with dessert. There are also 6- and 10-course tasting menus.