Reviews

Photos of Hodgepodge 2010

This is LynnHappens’ largest photo gallery yet, with 110 images. The eight hour music festival was organized by Dean Albert of This Day in History and Dom Landry of Slurm and held at the Lynn Woods Ampitheater near the Pennybrook Road entrance on July 25th, 2010. The lineup included Slurm, This Day in History, Fiddlehead,…

Rincon Macorisano

Review by LH contributor Raul C. Rincon Macorisano is a family owned restaurant on Washington Street (next to the Lynn Police Station) that specializes in Caribbean cuisine from the Dominican Republic, including plantain-based dishes such as Mofongo, made from fried green plantains mashed together with broth, garlic, olive oil and filled with pork or chicken…

China Lion

Review by Stacey They have been a staple in downtown Lynn for years. There is plenty of street parking and parking in the lot across the street.  And plenty of food for your dollar. China Lion offers up an inexpensive (think less than a Happy Meal at McD’s) choice of food.  Although not gourmet their tasty, yummy…

Yan’s Cafe

Review by LH contributor Raul C. Good Chinese food is not easy to find and Lynn has one of the best places for Asian food in the North Shore: Yan’s Cafe in Lewis Street. Yan’s is a small family owned and operated restaurant that stands out for its variety of dishes, including plenty of vegetarian…

DTL at Night – Los Retros at Turbine

April 23, 2010 by Seth Albaum Los Retros is a side project of Dave Mangione and Randy Hopkins of The Vic Morrows Band (link to FB page), a group that has been together since 1995 playing original retro-alternative hard rock with a strong surf influence. Friday night at Turbine, they were also joined by The…

Casa Molina

Review by Lynn blogger Anita Patel Visit her blog – Anita’s Gigabits My new favorite (and frequent) go-to place for a delicious, inexpensive dinner is Casa Molina on Lewis Street. I started going there a few months ago and have recently been getting dinner there at least twice a week. I was referred there by…

Montecristo

Review by LH contributor Raul C. Lynn has a very diverse population and one of the great things about this is the variety of restaurants with authentic cuisine from different parts of the world. Montecristo is one of those places, a small hole-in-the-wall restaurant in downtown Lynn that serves great food. Owned and operated by…

Capitol Diner

Review by LH contributor Raul C. The Capitol Diner is an authentic all American diner in downtown Lynn, great for the typical three egg omelette, pancakes, eggs or sandwiches. The place is always busy with regulars and a very friendly staff that’s been there forever. The diner is exactly what you’d expect: boxcar style with the traditional long counter which gives…