In 1913, an article in the tribune predicted Americans would be eating radium infused giant frogs by the year 2010 (true story). Well it's 2012, and it looks like we're sticking to pizza. The latest and greatest in 'za is Bar Toma, the only Italian on Tony Mantuano's turf that mere mortals can afford. Bar Toma has the same owner and the same mojo as President Obama favorite, Spiaggia, but without the earpieces and sniper rifles. We recommend snapping up one of their exceptional fresh baked pizzas or fresh mozzarellas from the mozzarella bar.
Great for after-work happy hours or
pre-partying Friday and Saturday nights. Order a strong martini, refreshing negroni or interesting glass of wine, share a salad-topped pie, maybe splurge on the imported, authentic burrata. Be careful, dishes, drinks - and prices - can add up quick.