As the clouds finally started drift away yesterday, the Mr. and I decided to wander down to Little Italy to enjoy a plate of pasta at one of our favorite Italian restaurants, Bencotto.


I decided to try out my new Zara pants (mentioned here), and did manage to snap a photo right before we ran out


We nabbed our favorite table outside at Bencotto, and just relaxed and enjoyed the late afternoon sun.  It really ended up being a beautiful evening.



we love their olive oil, so spicy and flavorful

Bencotto has so many yummy things on offer, but having now been there many times, we tend to stick to our favorites.  We started with the Melanzane alla Parmigiana – a yummy cheesy mess of eggplant and seasonings surrounded by a sea of delicious red sauce.


For dinner we decided to share two pastas.


tortelli di zucca


tagliatelle bencotto

Delightfully stuffed to the brim, we sat and enjoyed the weather while we finished our wine.


Another great night at Bencotto!

14 Replies to “Bencotto”

  1. Seriously, you eat at the best places!!

    1. I know! We are so lucky! Have a great weekend!

  2. Those two pastas look amazing! Yay for having a date night.

    Mimi & Chichi

    1. They were as good as they looked! Have a great weekend!

  3. It looks like you get to eat at such awesome places! I love dining out, but I hate what it does to my budget!

    Bree || The Urban Umbrella

    1. Thanks so much! We are so lucky to eat at so many great places!

    1. Thanks, have a great weekend!

  4. Love your style, thanks for sharing<3
    follow for follow?:)


    1. Thanks so much Hilary!

  5. This looks so delicious! I love the look of those two pastas-now I’m hungry haha. Great post!
    xo Kiki

    1. Thanks Kiki! Have a great weekend!

  6. very nice!!1

    1. Thanks Andy!

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