Carbo Load at No. 9 Park Before the Boston Marathon

Pre-marathon fuel. Photo: Tim Correira

No. 9 Park will do a special pre- and post-marathon pasta feast on April 14 and April 15. Check out the six-course menu ahead (spoiler alert: Barbara Lynch's famous prune-stuffed gnocchi makes an appearance). And, if you can't spring for a meal at No. 9, don't forget to check out our round-up of other spots to get your carbs on.

Sweet Pea Ravioli
fava leaves, morels, Pecorino Caggiano

Ricotta Gnudi
California asparagus, fried capers, speck

Carnaroli Risotto
cardoon, truffle, Parmigiano-Reggiano

Prune Stuffed Gnocchi
foie gras, almonds, Vin Santo
(Optional Supplement $16)

Grilled Hanger Steak
bone marrow bread pudding, broccoli rabe, trumpet royale mushrooms

Passion Fruit Pavlova
lychee, pistachio, rose

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