Blog

NYT on Cape Ann: Polishing Its Past and Preparing Its Future

13 August 2014 by Glenn Collins, The New York Times

…Given Cape Ann’s relationship with artists, local paintings are just about everywhere, including restaurants such as Latitude 43, a six-year-old seaside cynosure that has 400 seats, including its outdoor deck, as well as a frenzied two-chef sushi pit. Rotating painting exhibitions are always on the menu.

Latitude 43 in The Globe; Area chefs arrange menus to support regional economy

20 July 2014 by Michelle Lahey, The Boston Globe

…In an effort to help the local fishermen, Latitude 43 holds special events — like the recent seafood throwdown held with Turner’s Seafood — and gives 10 to 20 percent of the profits back to the local industry. When possible, Cala also tries to use underutilized fish that’s abundant in Gloucester waters, such as monkfish, redfish, pollock, and catfish.

Escape to Cape Ann; Boston Globe Magazine

09 July 2014 by Alyssa Giacobbe, The Boston Globe Magazine

…At Latitude 43, fresh-caught local fish stars in everything from chowders and entrees to sushi in a cozy warm space decorated with subtle maritime flair, while its bar, Minglewood Tavern, hosts live music and an occasionally, let’s say, “spirited” crowd

Siciliana