In episode 8, DJ Costa of Big Night joins us to talk about the Boston nightlife scene.
-He reveals June 12th as the night he will be headlining at 'The Grand' in Boston's Seaport, as well as the opening dates of Memoir at the Encore Casino.
-What do celebrities like Tiesto and Pauly D ask for when they're in Boston?
Where does DJ Costa take them to eat?
What's the craziest story he has?
Also - Mike reveals how many meatballs Bandera's sold over memorial day weekend and it's insane.
All that and much more in episodee 8!
In Episode 7, Matt of @wesaygravy and Mike of @banderas_mkt have special guest Philip Frattaroli join. Philip is the owner of Lucia's in Boston's North End & Winchester, MA, Ducali Pizzeria of the North End, and the Cunard Tavern of East Boston.
-The tough pandemic decisions that Philip had to make as a North End business owner
-His thoughts on the Little Italy Cup and the Frattaroli family's record in the tournament so far
-The 'Nachos Italiano' dish that has propelled Ducali Pizzeria into the final 64
-Bandera's Market is 3 days away from opening day and Mike talks about the shop's preparation for the the big weekend
-Craft beer in the North End and much more!
Matt of @wesaygravy and Mike of @banderas_mkt recorded episode 6 after Mike's spray tan and during the Bruins game 2.
-Downtown Hyannis restaurants
-Bruins game 1 performance
-Mike's first Bob's of Medford MA experience
-North end breakfast spots
-Little Italy Cup best of 3 series previews (Strega vs Lucia), (Tresca vs Carmelina's)
-and much more!
Matt of @wesaygravy and Mike of @Banderas_mkt get into some serious topics this episode:
-A Fake IG post being called out
-Mike's up to date North End patio rankings
-Mike's hidden gem sushi spot in the South Shore
-Matt's response to his rigatoni dish ratings
The one and only Dolly Bandera of @banderas_mkt joins us on this special edition of M's and D's!
-Straight MEATBALL talk. The X's and O's of making a meatball.
-How many meatballs does Bandera's Market make a day?
-Will Bandera's be releasing a new sub this summer?
-Dolly's favorite Florida restaurants
In this episode, Matt of @wesaygravy and Mike of @banderas_mkt talk about:
-New food spots they tried this week (Roy's Cold Cuts of East Boston, Pisa Pizza of Malden)
-Break down some matchups in round 2 of the North End bracket in the Little Italy Cup
-A new restaurant opening that people camped out overnight for
-Food blog etiquette
-The craziest sub order Mike has seen at Bandera's Market
And much more!
Episode 3 details:
-Matt talks about his tv show 'Masterchef' stint
-Is Bandera's Market revealing a lobster roll this summer?
-Break down North End bracket weekly results in the the Little Italy Cup
-How many meatballs can you eat in 5 minutes?
-Mike waits until the end to break some news to Matt
In this episode, Matt of @wesaygravy and Mike of @banderas_mkt talk about North End espresso martinis, south shore bar pizza, where food bloggers go from here, and some old Boston spots like News and Splash.