Eric Schaeffer and Donna Migliaccio, the co-founders of Signature Theatre, weren’t really dreaming big when it all started a quarter of a century ago. “We just thought, ‘Let’s hope we make it through another year,’ ” Schaeffer remembers.
You can’t help but feel a little sorry for the lettuce and tomato on Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken’s latest creation.
It’s easy to overlook the roughage when it’s sandwiched between a fried chicken filet and an Old Bay doughnut.
Last week La Tomate, opened an adjoining cafe serving Illy coffee and casual bites. The ricotta cheesecake laced with Sambuca (an anise-flavored Italian liqueur) and topped with a fennel preserve is worth seconds.