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For 2
Date
Sun, 2/25
Time
9:30 PM
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Vinoteca di Monica

4.5
1574 reviews
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$30 and under
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Italian
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  • Good for a Date (42)
  • Authentic (35)
  • Neighborhood Gem (35)
Located in the heart of the North End, VINOTECA di MONICA is Chef Jorge Mendoza-Iturralde latest culinary venture with an emphasis on Rustic Regional Italian cuisine and Wine Spectator’s Grand Award for one of the largest Selections of Italian wines in the city. You no longer need to travel to Italy to experience the marriage between regional Italian food and wine. The menu focuses on the preservation of traditional regional dishes, with an unpretentious dedication to the true flavors that make regional Italian cuisine so popular. The art of pasta and bread making are carried out daily, for your sampling, where the freshest ingredients is an everyday affair. VINOTECA di MONICA is the result of Monica’s Restaurant evolution and its chef‘s passion for the Italian culture and the big role food and wine plays in its preservation. Reservations Recommended.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Italian
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Hours of operation
Monday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm
Fridays: 4:00pm - Midnight, Saturdays & Sundays: 10:00am - Midnight
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Phone number
(617) 227-0311
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Jorge Mendoza-Iturralde
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Private party facilities
Semi-private space available.
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Private party contact
Jorge Mendoza-Iturralde: (617) 227-9483
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Hanover St.
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Parking details
Valet Parking directly across the street.
Validated Parking at Parcel 7 Garage. 136 Blackstone St Boston, MA 02109 Phone: (617) 973-6954 (On the corner of Sudbury St. and Congress St.)
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Public transit
Haymarket, Gov't Center & Aquarium
Additional
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 1574 People Are Saying
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4.5  based on recent ratings
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food
4.4
service
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94% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner (New England)
5.0  Dined 2 days ago

Great staff. Excellent service.

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0  Dined 3 days ago

Yesterday I went with my husband for dinner we had a bottle of wine Valpolicella very cheep wine and delicious! Food was unbelievable so good and tasty! We eat so much until we clean the plates that’s how good it was and we weren’t that hungry!
Great service everyone was kind and polite very professional!
The best Italian food that we ever had! Impressed!!!
Can’t waite to go back!!!

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vipOpenTable Diner (New England)
1.0  Dined 4 days ago

Honestly I live in the north end and thought I would switch it up and try this place. It’s terrible.

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SamanthaB 
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

The homemade pasta was amazing, as was all the food. Service was also wonderful.

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mena (New England)
5.0  Dined on February 18, 2018

I can't say enough about the food. Everything was delicious! Can't wait to comeback.

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AlwaysHome (Milwaukee)
5.0  Dined on February 18, 2018

Loved our experience. Intimate dining area, yet not crowded. Our food was excellent and the server gave us the appropriate amount of attention without being overbearing. All in all, a great experience in the North end.

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HarrietL 
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

The staff were very friendly and attentive. Loved the fresh-made pasta. Good location in Boston’s North End. Cozy but not not loud.

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LocalFoodie (New England)
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

We chose Vinoteca di Monica for a combination Valentines Day and birthday celebration that included friends from out of town who had never been to the North End. We arrived early for our reservations and decided to have a drink at the bar; we ended up having a nice conversation with the bartender, who talked us into being seated in the bar area. The service, as usual, was outstanding as was the food (including a Veal Parmesan that was head over heels better than any I'd ever tasted) and wine (best wine list in the North End). Helpful note: despite the small size of the bar area, it's a little quieter there than in the main dining room.

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vipmeditatefood (New England)
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

We loved everything! The waitress was super efficient and so kind . The wine was excellent. The quality and flavor of all our dishes was suberb!! Best restaurant in the Northend!
Thanks

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vipOpenTable Diner (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

Amazing food and service. Can’t wait to go back!

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