This isn't your mama's Italian. Unless mama mixes up her risotto with squid ink, chiles and tuna. Hot-on-the-scene Crudo, which is tucked in the back of a strip mall, gives Italian dishes a light, modern spin with a few nods to the Old World – crispy pigs ear anyone? We hear they're divine. Creative cocktails lure the after-work crowd to the cozy, chattering bar.