Does Antico Forno on Salem Street kind of look like an Olive Garden? Yes, but because it’s old enough to oversleep and miss its 9am Con Law class, we’ll let it slide. Just about everything on the menu here gets tossed into a brick oven, and the result is a lot of pasta dishes you’ll be craving every time it snows.
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