Peter’s Blog

It’s Not Spring Yet!

Here is a blog post that I wrote last April It seems to have relevance every spring, when I look around and see restaurants advertising their "spring" menu with ingredients from places that don't have seasons. I know the calendar tells us spring has sprung Don't...

Employee Spotlight – Randy Platt

April's Employee Spotlight, read on to learn about EVOO's long-time sous chef Randy Platt. April's Employee Spotlight is Randy Platt. We are gearing up to our twentieth anniversary in June so the next few months' employee spotlights will focus on some of the long-term...

EVOO was on Married at First Sight

EVOO was the setting for Married at First Sight. The Lifetime Network show Married at First Sight used EVOO as their back-drop for a portion of their Season 6, Episode 11. Our friend Adam O'day's Extremely Sensual Carrot painting is the real star of the show.  Check...

Employee Spotlight – Athena Hay

March's Employee Spotlight is a shout out to Athena Hay.  Athena's contagious smile has been welcoming our guests at EVOO for almost a year.  As a host she is often the first and last person to interact with our guests, and she is exactly the type of person we want...

Employee Spotlight – Hannah Schwab

      February's employee spotlight is Hannah Schwab.  Hannah has many roles at EVOO and Za, most importantly she is half of our events team, corresponding with, helping plan and execute our private events.  She also can be seen waiting tables, running food and being...

What’s Cooking: Keeping it local in January

Okay so it's late January and nothing is growing in the fields of New England. What does a restaurant that prides itself on really being farm-to-table do to maintain a menu that is true to their ideals during a long cold winter? Well, fortunately for us more and more...

Employee Spotlight: Ryan Krystoploski

January's Employee Spotlight is Ryan Krystoploski, he is someone who I have a great bond with.  Ryan first joined EVOO in 2010, soon after we moved to Kendall Square; while he was still in culinary school and not yet old enough to drink.  Ryan had a brief reprieve...

Za final cooking instructions

As many of you know Za is EVOO's sister restaurant with two locations, one in Kendall Square, Cambridge, abutting EVOO and the original Za is on Massachusetts Avenue in Arlington.  When the timing is not right for you to dine at either restaurant, you can still enjoy...

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