Leo Asaro at Tico


Leo moved to Boston, finding a home in Michael Schlow's 4 star French restaurant Radius where he excelled, working his way to becoming sous chef. Schlow was so impressed with Leo's dedication and leadership abilitties, he penned him to become the executive chef of his popular Italian restaurant, Via Matta Now, after working together for nearly ten years, Leo takes over the reigns at Schlow's Latin influenced restaurant, Tico, creating yet another cuisine to add to his repetuare.

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Chef Dante de Magistris reviews Mac 'n cheese w/ serrano ham & crunchy bread crumbs at Tico
$$$ | Spanish/Portuguese
Back Bay
"I have a hard time eating pasta in other restaurants, but this is always cooked to perfection, with just the right amount of that Spanish tapas flair."