Boston’s 50 Best New Restaurants

Whether you’re in the mood for a neighborhood joint or a celebrity chef’s newest showpiece, these eateries are sure to delight.

steak and fries

There is enough female skin on display at STRIP by Strega that the name seems to reference both a cut of steak and the removal of clothing. But that is missing the real double-entendre. This is Vegas in Boston, baby. One of the newest installments in restauranteur Nick Varano’s growing empire, STRIP could feel more like a club than a restaurant but for one thing: The food is really good. That includes showy seafood platters (dry ice!), a fine pork chop Milanese, and fun desserts (that change seasonally) like whiskey cotton candy with house-made “Oreos” and Pop Rocks.

Find out what the Boston Globe has to say about STRIP by Strega.