Guests often describe Alessia’s Ristorante Italiano in Mesa as an Italian “Cheers.” Owners Jonathan and Shari Carr serve Northern Italian dishes made from scratch. Jonathan Carr recommends his wife’s specialty, Strangola, “We’re not a spaghetti and meatballs, and garlic bread kind of place. Every sauce is made from scratch as you order it,” ,” Jonathan Carr said. “We tend to stick true to the Italian training style.” The restaurant also has an extensive Italian wine list.
Starting Monday, Nov. 5, at 8 p.m., "Great Performances" presents more of the Great White Way’s brightest stars with a new “Broadway’s Best” lineup.
“Nature” shows the world from an animal point of view each Wednesday at 7 p.m.
"Sinking Cities" is a four-part miniseries Wednesday nights that chronicles how New York, London, Tokyo and Miami are preparing for the real-time impact of rising seas and devising colossal new construction projects.