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Best Italian Restaurants in North End


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A photo of Trattoria Il Panino restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • North End
Booked 188 times today
Located in the North End of Boston, Trattoria Il Panino is highly praised for its exceptional Italian cuisine. The restaurant offers an extensive menu, complemented by a selection of fine wines and cocktails. The house special, lobster Fra Diavolo, and the restaurant's homemade pasta are consistently highlighted in reviews. Customers also rave about the "delicious and satisfying" dishes, expressing their appreciation for the authentic Italian cuisine. Delicious cocktails, such as the pistachio martini, add to the experience. Trattoria Il Panino is described as "easily the best Italian food in Boston", and many customers emphasize their eagerness to return, vouching for the quality and consistency of its gastronomical offerings.
A photo of Bricco restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • North End
Booked 94 times today
Bricco, located in the heart of Boston's North End, is renowned for its authentic Italian cuisine, a fact reinforced by numerous glowing reviews. Patrons commend the restaurant for its outstanding food, great wine selection, and excellent service. Its varied menu, featuring a broad range of spirits, cocktails, and wines, is particularly appreciated. Dishes such as Lamb veal and Short Rib, Sea Bass, and their unique Zucchini Flowers appetizer come highly recommended. Reviewers have described their dining experience at Bricco as "amazing," "delicious," and "a treat," confirming that Bricco offers a truly authentic and unforgettable Italian dining experience.
A photo of The Florentine Cafe restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • North End
Booked 40 times today
The Florentine Cafe located in the North End, Boston is indeed a gem in the realm of Italian cuisine. This location offers traditional Italian dishes that consistently receive high praise and each dish is described as excellent and fantastic by their customers. The menu highlights include "fusilli Al a vodka" which provides an out-of-body experience, and their eggplant parm, severally endorsed as one of the best in the North End. The atmospheric seating by the open windows, allowing for people-watching and the view of local festivities, adds to the charm of this Italian establishment. Its exceptional food and ambiance surely confirm it as a go-to Italian restaurant in the North End.
A photo of Forcella restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • North End
Booked 39 times today
Forcella has earned its reputation in Boston's dining scene as an exquisite purveyor of Italian cuisine. It's lauded by diners for providing an elevated dining experience that combines traditional Italian classics with modern interpretations. The black pepper fettuccine carbonara, sautéed clams, and risotto pesto with shrimp were just some of the dishes that drew rave reviews. The expertise and warmth of the staff further enhance the dining experience, providing knowledgeable recommendations and attentive service. Complemented by the restaurant's pleasing ambiance, guests have praised the cozy outdoor patio and the charming indoor setting. A frequenter vouched for Forcella as the “best Italian food in North End,” a testament to its high-quality cuisine and overall dining experience.
A photo of Quattro restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • North End
Booked 46 times today
Quattro is a highly rated restaurant located in the heart of Boston, known for its authentic and creative Italian cuisine. Many customer reviews consistently praise the high-quality dishes, from its Napoli pizza to the lobster risotto and manicotti, delighting in their freshness and authenticity. Customers also love the traditional Italian trattoria feel, commending not only the delicious food but also the friendly and attentive service. Visitors often express eagerness to return, marking Quattro as a go-to Italian spot. Whether it's for a lively dinner, a casual meal, or an afternoon lunch, customers find a wonderful experience at Quattro.
A photo of Tresca restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • North End
Booked 57 times today
Tresca, an acclaimed restaurant, prides itself on its expertly crafted Italian menu. Patrons consistently rave about the flavorful dishes, from the antipasto to the housemade pasta, and the decadent tiramisu. One reviewer praised the Rigatoni Bolognese, describing the sauce as a "perfect combination of sweet and savory." Another pleased customer reported the Chicken Marsala was "delicious." In addition to the gourmet food, guests also applaud the excellent service and inviting ambiance. The restaurant's success is partly owed to the restaurant's talented Chef Rich, who prepares each dish with meticulous attention to detail. With its combination of exceptional food, stellar service and a friendly setting, Tresca is a top choice for authentic Italian cuisine.
A photo of Riccardo's restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • North End
Booked 52 times today
Located in the heart of Boston, Riccardo's serves authentic Italian cuisine that's beloved by its customers. The extensive menu offers a variety of delectable dishes, with standout choices such as the meatball appetizer with ricotta cheese and pasta fragile soup. The sauces, particularly the tomato and marinaro, are lauded for their excellence. The reviews also highlight the restaurant's cozy ambiance and attentive service, making it a perfect choice for special occasions. The generous portion sizes provide superb value for money. This local gem is highly recommended for anyone seeking a memorable Italian dining experience. Its patrons agree with one saying, "the food was amazing....everything about it was amazing!"
A photo of Lucca North End restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • North End
Booked 93 times today
Located in Boston's historic North End, Lucca North End serves exquisite Italian cuisine. Renowned for a diverse menu ranging from classic pastas such as Garganelli and Linguine to innovative entrées like Wild Boar Ragu, this establishment is hailed for its authenticity and exceptional service. One satisfied diner notes its unique approach, affirming that it provides ‘Italian food, cooked so differently than every other restaurant.’ Many customers echo this sentiment, lauding not only the quality of the food but also the ambiance and the attentive staff. Lucca North End proves time and again that it is a top choice for a genuine Italian culinary experience.
A photo of Umbria restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • North End
Booked 37 times today
Umbria has received rave reviews for its remarkable Italian cuisine. Customers have consistently praised the restaurant for its diverse menu, exquisite taste, and top-notch service. One customer lauded the pappardelle ragu while another could not get enough of the truffle 4 cheese gnocchi. Besides the food, the excellent service provided by knowledgeable and attentive staff contributes to a welcoming and comfortable dining environment. With many customers expressing their intention to return, it’s clear that Umbria has impressed with its culinary prowess. A burgeoning favourite amongst diners, Umbria stands proudly as a testament to authentic and delicious Italian cuisine.
A photo of casarecce restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • North End
Booked 17 times today
Casarecce, an Italian restaurant, has received a wave of excellent reviews from its patrons. Despite being a smaller venue, it is commended for its cozy atmosphere, amazing service, and most importantly, splendid Italian food. Numerous reviews highlight the delectable homemade pasta dishes, with one glowing endorsement stating, "The house-made gnocchi is the best we've ever had." The restaurant also offers a fine selection of wines and a variety of traditional Italian meals, that, according to one happy customer, gave him the feeling that "his grandmother was in the kitchen". Whether you're after an authentic Italian dining experience or simply a “great spot”, Casarecce is highly recommended by its devoted and satisfied customers.

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Discover best Italian restaurants in North End

Discover the essence of Italian dining in Boston's North End, a vibrant culinary hotspot renowned for its authentic Italian cuisine. Home to a variety of Italian restaurants, each establishment in this historic neighborhood offers a unique interpretation of traditional and modern Italian dishes, made with passion and precision. From homemade pastas and exquisite seafood to rustic antipasti and decadent desserts, the North End serves as a haven for food enthusiasts seeking a genuine Italian dining experience. The atmosphere in these restaurants ranges from cozy, family-owned trattorias to elegant dining spaces, each providing a warm welcome that complements the rich flavors and expertly curated wine lists. Reviews consistently praise the high quality of food and service, noting each meal as a celebration of Italian culinary traditions. Whether you're a local or a visitor, dining in the North End of Boston promises an unforgettable journey through the tastes and aromas of Italy, making it a must-visit destination for anyone who cherishes fine Italian cuisine.

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