Food & Drink


2017 Winner: La Morra

Photo Credit: Luke Wunsch-Edwards


Husband-and-wife team Josh and Jennifer Ziskin hum along with uncommon consistency at their romantic restaurant plopped just outside Brookline Village. The twofloor, brick-lined space, lovely as a Lombard cottage, eschews red-sauce fare in favor of Northern Italian cuisine that is rustic and refined. Think Cornish hen under a brick with mint polenta or mushroom risotto with charred onion gremolata, accompanied by stellar wines poured—thanks to an innovative extraction system that promotes longevity— without uncorking a bottle.

La Morra

48 Boylston St., Brookline • (617) 739-0007

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