Panza

4.7
2982 Reviews
$30 and under
Italian
Panza's traditional Italian cuisine and relaxed atmosphere make for a great evening in this historic North End. For a dinner out with friends or a date night, Panza is the place to go if you want to be treated as part of the family. With signature dishes like Veal Panza, Pescatore and Chicken Parmigiana we pride ourselves on the quality of our ingredients. Throughout the year Panza also offers up seasonal specials to showcase the best of the region. Spend an evening with us and find out why people have made Panza a part of their family.
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4.7based on recent ratings
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4.6
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4.4
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4.7
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Noise · Moderate
97% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipTcamp
Atlanta
19 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall4food5service4ambience4

We waited 45 min for our reservation. The waiting was very chaotic. No real way to “check in” just waiters trying to make time for the line out the door. We waited. Once seated the food was amazing and our service was great. The restaurant had died down a bit As we weren’t seated until 9:35. Would recommend for the food. But maybe not Saturday night.

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AlexandraC
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined a day ago
Overall3food4service2ambience3

great food, bad service. would recommend for a night thats not busy!

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vipLarryF
New England
21 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Chopped salad was outstanding and the veal piccata was delicious. Only disappointment: No desserts!

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JamieJ
1 review
Dined a day ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was delicious and the staff was very pleasant. They were very busy but still was able to check on us and get what we needed.

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KellyM
New England
4 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food and service were excellent. Waiter gave great suggestions and all food came in a timely manner. Every loved their food and apps.

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Clarch
New England
22 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Panza is our favorite Boston north end restaurant.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 18, 2021
Overall5food3service5ambience3

We ate outside which was very nice - our waiter and his team were extremely attentive and nice. The food was hearty and solid.

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DebbieR
New England
1 review
Dined on July 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food and service was excellent. Although very small, our party of 6 was a tight fit but they handled it very well. Waiter was great as well

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RichardN
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on July 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Visit to Boston

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CoryM
1 review
Dined on July 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Loved the food and people. I’d definitely eat there again on my next visit.

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TylerB
New England
1 review
Dined on July 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The food was excellent! And the staff Was great!!!

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on July 13, 2021
Overall4food4service3ambience3

Inside seating is tight and noise level high. Outside seating was fine. Food was very good but staff was pleasant but very busy and the wait time for service was very slow and non attentive.

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OpenTable Diner
New England
1 review
Dined on July 13, 2021
Overall2food5service2ambience2

The food is amazing and prices are great but the fact that we had to wait 20 minutes for someone to help us get our table (reserved) is ridiculous even after we got their attention there was still a long wait while ignoring us with no updates. After being seated we weren’t acknowledged for another 5-10 minutes. If you sit inside be ready to raise your voice to be able to hear each other, sit outside if you can unless you don’t mind the noise. Overall, the food is really good and tasty but the service tarnished the experience.

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ShellyAnn
New York Area
10 reviews
Dined on July 12, 2021
Overall4food5service3ambience3

Excellent food, adequate service, loud atmosphere. Will return for the food and hope the weather is not rainy so we can sit al fresco. Noise level was LOUD, don't know why site indicates "do not recall." Survey option is broken.

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OpenTable Diner
Austin
1 review
Dined on July 11, 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

They didn’t have a table for us though we reserved outside with plenty of notice. Also we were told that the kitchen closes 30 mins after arrival. We left.

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OpenTable Diner
New England
1 review
Dined on July 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We got a table at the window like we requested. I am vegan and they were very accommodating. We have eaten there multiple times and will continue to go back.

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OpenTable Diner
Chicago
1 review
Dined on July 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was wonderful! all of our apps, food & drinks were great and the service was even better :)

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vipOpenTable Diner
New England
6 reviews
Dined on July 10, 2021
Overall5food4service4ambience3

very good food, chop salad and mssuels fra diavolo were awesome, prices are very reasonable

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KristinG
New England
1 review
Dined on July 10, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience2

Great food but super tight, tables top of each other and very loud. Chicken park and lobster ravioli were amazing! If you could sit outside it would be nicer.

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Yogauntie
New England
3 reviews
Dined on July 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It's a small, but quaint restaurant. Wonderful food at an affordable price!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New England
8 reviews
Dined on July 6, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Went here based on a reccomendation.
Me and my friend both loved it! Food was amazing!

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Leslie
1 review
Dined on July 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful evening out at Panza! Food was wonderful and service great!

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KatieA
1 review
Dined on July 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love Panza! The mini rigatoni and sausage is amazing

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vipMargal
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on July 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great overall!

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on July 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

the food was absolutely phenomenal and all of the staff were super attentive to the entire experience.

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vipValerieB
Miami
7 reviews
Dined on June 30, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience3

Excellent service, small restaurant with outside seating, very loud, food was good. Watermelon Sangria was very refreshing!

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vipLuis
New England
4 reviews
Dined on June 26, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Great outdoor dining experience! Please note ahead of time they do NOT split the bill. Would return.

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Mich
Washington DC
5 reviews
Dined on June 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food and experienced wait staff.

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Cynthia
1 review
Dined on June 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We always go to Panza when visiting the North End. Waiters are friendly and efficient. Great menu and everything is delicious. Best calamari around.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on June 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and service!

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OpenTable Diner
New England
1 review
Dined on June 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

One of my favorite restaurants in Boston! Food is always amazing!

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OpenTable Diner
New England
2 reviews
Dined on June 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love it here! Great atmosphere and delicious food.

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OpenTable Diner
New England
4 reviews
Dined on June 19, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Food was delicious and the restaurant was accommodating with changes to our reservation. The wait staff convinced many people at our table to order the special by showing a sample she was taking to another table. Delicious! We will return!

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vipAmyB
New England
8 reviews
Dined on June 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Definitely becoming one of our favorites in the north end. Great food and great service.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New England
12 reviews
Dined on June 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best chicken parmigiana!!

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RPS22
Minneapolis
25 reviews
Dined on June 15, 2021
Overall3food3service2ambience3

The service was mediocre. Great location. Food above average.

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Fitfoodie54
New England
51 reviews
Dined on June 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our favorite restaurant in the North End, never disappoints us. Great food, good wine list and service is superb. Thank you Panza for staying open during this challenging year. My Birthday celebration was perfect at Panza!

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OpenTable Diner
Calgary
4 reviews
Dined on June 9, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Great time! Food was great and will definitely be back. Highly recommend the garlic bread. My mistake was not getting two orders!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Orlando
3 reviews
Dined on June 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food is incredible and not to be missed. The service was perfect for a nice and relaxing dinner. We love the view for enjoying the North End. Could not ask for a better experience for our group of 5.

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Mooncussers
New England
15 reviews
Dined on May 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

North end gem! We've been here twice and each time was fantastic! A bit small and loud, but so many north end restaurants are like this. The food, service and wine list are fantastic. Really well prepare dishes. This has become our go to North End restaurant. Prices are very reasonable. Not to be missed!

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Panza is rated 4.7 stars by 2982 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.