Northshore Magazine

Northshore October 2015

Northshore magazine showcases the best that the North Shore of Boston, MA has to offer.

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OCTOBER 2015 | 39 Gulu-Gulu Café Live music, a BONS award-winning beer list, delicious small bites, and live music recommend this eclectic, coffee- house-style hotspot. 247 Essex St., 978-740-8882, Red's Sandwich Shop Not only does this local institution have great breakfast and lunch, but it's also housed in the 1700s-era former Old London Coffee House. 15 Central St., 978-745-3527, Life Alive Hearty and healthy veg- etarian and vegan fare never tasted as good as it does at BONS award- winning Life Alive. 281 Essex St., 978-594-4644, Turner's Seafood at Lyceum Hall Turner's brings fresh, locally caught seafood to Salem with this res- taurant, oyster bar, and fish market. 43 Church St., 978-745-7665, Salem Waterfront Hotel With a great location on Pickering Wharf, this hotel offers a pool, fitness center, dining at the Regatta Pub, and family-friendly accom- modations. 225 Derby St., 978-740-8788, Rouge Cosmetics Fulfill all your makeup and skin care needs, including vast retail selection and makeup application, at Rouge. 322 Derby St., 978-740-1044, A. & J. King Artisan Bakers Find a little slice of heav- en in the form of freshly baked breads, sweet treats, coffee, sand- wiches, and more at this award-winning bakery. 48 Central St., 978-744-4881, J. Mode For the best in women's clothing and accessories, check out this stylish boutique. 17 Front St., 978-744-7007, Pamplemousse Wine, beer, cider, gourmet foods, and kitchen gadgets pack this adorable shop. 185 Essex St., 978-745-2900, Crow Haven Corner Browse Salem's oldest witch shop for all your witchcraft supplies, tarot readings, and more. 125 Essex St., 978-745-8763, Count Orlok's Nightmare Gallery A monster museum that's a surefire bet for lovers of all things cin- ematically spooky. 285 Derby St., 978-740-0500, Artemisia Botanicals Browse this lovely shop's collection of herbs, spices, teas, essential oils, and supernatural- related items. 3 Hawthorne Blvd., 978-745- 0065, Salem State University Find theatrical events, concerts, comedy, and other performances at the university's Center for Creative and Per- forming Arts, see glass- blowing demonstrations, or cheer on the Salem State Vikings. 352 Lafayette St., 978-542- 6000, Finz Seafood & Grill A longtime favorite among North Shore diners, Finz is known for its harborside ambi- ance, locally sourced oysters, and skillfully prepared seafood. 76 Wharf St., 978-744-8485, Sea Level Oyster Bar The hippest new hot- spot in Salem, Sea Level Oyster Bar, offers harborside seating in a contemporary setting. Interesting twists on tra- ditional dishes and some altogether new plates combine for a refreshing menu. The craft cocktail program is exceptional. Winner of two BONS 2015 awards, this place is not to be missed. 94 Wharf St. 978-741-0555, 62 Restaurant One of the North Shore's best choices for authen- tic Italian cuisine with a contemporary spin. Expect rich ingredients, creative preparations, and an inspired menu that changes regu- larly according to chef Bettencourt's whim. 62 Wharf St., 978-744-0062, Landry & Arcari's Salem location is a textile treasure trove for anyone looking for "art for the floor." Rugs and carpets from all over the world are on display in a rich tapestry of color and texture. 63 Flint St., 978-744-5909, Rumson's Rum Two guys from Marble- head have launched a new distillery, Rum- son's Rum, to great acclaim. Making four different rums based on 200-year-old recipes from Trinidad, Eric Glass and Steve Orne have created a product that can be found in stores and restaurants all over the North Shore. (Look for bottles with the skull of a boxer dog and crossbones.) Salem Witch Trials Memorial This quietly moving outdoor memorial re- members the victims of the Salem Witch Trials. Liberty St. Pamplemousse Salem Waterfront Hotel

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