A new upscale restaurant is open for business at a historic seaside location a few miles north of Boston, and a couple of people who are behind several local restaurants are behind this spot as well.
Dryft, created by restaurateur Michael Aldi, has officially opened at Revere Beach, according to a press release. The restaurant features a raw bar, classic New England seafood selections and Italian-influenced pasta dishes, steaks, poultry and fresh local vegetables.
It features seating for 140, with an additional 100 seats planned for an outdoor bar area to be added in 2020.
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"We’ve been looking forward to this for a long time, and we are incredibly excited to celebrate the grand opening of Dryft," Michael Aldi said. "It’s a tremendous opportunity to be part of the nightlife scene in Revere and contribute to the dining options in this great community. We plan to become a central destination on Revere Beach for residents and visitors alike."
John and Michael Aldi are also investors and operators of such restaurants as Pier 6 in Charlestown, the Reel House in East Boston, and Mija Cantina & Tequila Bar at Boston's Faneuil Hall.
The address for the restaurant and bar is 500 Ocean Avenue, Revere, MA, 02151.
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