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Nick Varano grew up in Boston's North End as a second generation Italian. His parents came to the United States from Calabria, Italy, and instilled a love for cooking and eating in their son. Fulfilling a lifelong dream, Nick opened Strega Ristorante & Nico Ristorante, both North End Hanover Street institutions. He is also owner of Nick Varano's Famous Deli as well as The Varano Group, a company involved in restaurants, media & consulting.