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Best Italian Restaurants in Malden


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A photo of Trattoria Il Panino restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • North End
Booked 186 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 Prima restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Charlestown
Booked 67 times today
Prima, nestled in the heart of Charlestown, Boston, has garnered raving reviews for its authentic Italian cuisine. Patrons have praised its top-notch service, cozy ambiance, and especially its tasty dishes. The spicy picci pasta and veal prime rib are highly recommended for their expert seasoning and generous portions. Reviewers also suggest trying the meatballs and the irresistible vanilla fudge buttercream cake. With a choice of half-serving pasta options and a promise of impeccable steak quality rivalling Boston's best, every visit to Prima is a delightful culinary adventure. As one happy customer put it, "Prima was absolutely amazing. The best Italian I've had in Boston yet".
A photo of Fioritaly Trattoria restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Medford
Booked 19 times today
Fioritaly Trattoria, based in Medford, is commended for its authentic Italian cuisine that has even been praised by native Italians for its authenticity. Patrons have consistently been raving about the delightful meals and the friendly staff. Their food is described as "fresh and flavorful" and "cooked in the Italian way", apparent in dishes like truffle ricotta cheese and Ravioli Caprese. The quality of service from the helpful staff complements the dining experience, ensuring customers return to Fioritaly Trattoria. Additionally, the restaurant also boasts of a well-curated wine list, all reasonably priced. A handful of customers think it's one of the best Italian spots, enough to bring out-of-town friends.
A photo of Bricco restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • North End
Booked 99 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 Mare restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • North End
Booked 49 times today
Mare boasts an impressive menu featuring a selection of fine Italian wines and sumptuous Italian seafood dishes, making it a venue of choice for discerning gourmets. The restaurant's dedication to delivering authentic Italian cuisine has won it rave reviews from customers. "Amazing service, environment & food" and "Consistently excellent food and service" are comments that underline its reputation. Notably, a reviewer praised Mare as "by far our favorite Italian restaurant in town" and lauded it for delivering "True Mediterranean Italian fare and flare." Despite its seemingly hidden location in the North End, Mare has managed to attract fans who appreciate its beautiful food presentation and unique ambiance. Its commitment to quality is also reflected in the high praises for its knowledgeable and attentive staff.
A photo of Pammy's restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • Cambridge
Booked 38 times today
Pammy's is known for its exceptional American cuisine that doesn't disappoint. Customers rave about the innovative and delicious dishes served, with favourites being the American unagi, Brussels sprout salad, Culurgione, and duck dishes. Reviews applaud the intriguing wine pairings and knowledge of the staff in suggesting them. The atmosphere has been described as sublime and the decor as trendy California Cool, adding to the overall dining experience. Although the price may be higher, customers agree that it is well worth it for the quality of food and service provided. Pammy's has established itself as a special occasion go-to and one of the finest restaurants in its area.
A photo of Giacomo's Ristorante - Melrose restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Melrose
Booked 23 times today
Giacomo's Ristorante - Melrose is a gem of Italian cuisine in Massachusetts. According to patrons, it consistently delivers fabulous Italian dishes, served by friendly, personable staff in a cozy atmosphere. Their specialties include perfectly cooked scallops in a brandy cream sauce and tender steaks accompanied by perfect vegetables. The burrata appetizer, chicken marsala and pasta dishes come highly recommended by satisfied customers. Reviewers point out its competitive pricing, describing it as the best value meal at a restaurant. Their excellent service and wonderful atmosphere are added bonuses. This favorite Italian spot of many locals, including a New Yorker, is a charm you can't resist. Visit early as it quickly fills up!
A photo of Josephine restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Somerville
Booked 38 times today
Josephine, located in Somerville, has made a positive impression on the local dining scene with its delightful Italian cuisine. Customers rave about the Fresh Little Spot's "delicious food" and "great service", highlighting their best pizza in the US, the ricotta pancakes, the linguini with clams, and the sautéed zucchini pasta. Not only is the food "spectacular", but the ambiance is also described as having an "authentic European ambiance" with a decor that tells a family's story. Patrons appreciate the "amazing food/wine/beer/cocktails", commending both the upscale twist on Italian comfort food and the cocktail selection. Josephine strikes a perfect balance between fine dining and a relaxed atmosphere, resulting in a dining experience that suits a fancy date night or a casual family dinner.
A photo of Riccardo's restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • North End
Booked 78 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 Mida - East Boston restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • East Boston
Booked 75 times today
Mida - East Boston offers a taste of authentic Italian cuisine matched with exceptional customer service and breathtaking views. Customers rave about the short rib lasagna, gnocchi, and cheese pizza. The restaurant offers an incredible variety of dishes, with the rock shrimp carbonara being hailed as 'exceptional'. Reviews also laud the restaurant's ambiance, with the internal design and stunning city skyline views adding to the dining experience. The consistent quality of food and service across all Mida locations doesn't go unnoticed by patrons. Visitors should expect an exceptional dining experience that combines mouthwatering food, stellar customer service, and a beautiful setting.
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