The E List

An Excruciatingly Opinionated Guide to the Shoreline

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Los Charros Cantina

I've long wondered why no one has opened a modern Mexican restaurant around here. Thanks to Chef Colt Taylor, there's a new cantina in town.

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The Griswold Inn Wine Bar

The Wine Bar at the Griswold Inn was one of the first restaurants in the area to glom on to the small plates trend ten years ago, and we were thrilled about it.

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Porky Pete’s BBQ

It's not even August and I'm already sick to death of my usual barbeque fare: grilled turkey sausages, flank steak and teriyaki chicken. If you've got a crowd to feed, here's your answer: Porky Pete's Barbecue of Essex.

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