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Dave's Fresh Pasta

81 Holland St, Davis Square, Somerville, MA 02144-2738
+1 617-666-0656
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“fresh pasta” (18 reviews)
“sandwiches” (36 reviews)
“prosciutto” (5 reviews)
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American, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
81 Holland St, Davis Square, Somerville, MA 02144-2738
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The made to order sandwiches at Dave's are both creative and delicious. The prosciutto and fig on a baguette is rich, complex, and very filling. The DFP Steak and Cheese of grilled flank steak, cheddar, caramelized onions and peppers is also just great- wonderful combination...More

Thank NeroNewDelhi
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

Their sandwiches are tasty using the best ingredients, huge, and cheap. They have a ton of vegetarian options too. I love all their sandwiches and haven’t gone wrong yet! The people are super friendly too. Big bonus: I’m able to shop for amazing fresh pasta,...More

Thank whatsoph
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Dave’s Fresh Pasta is such a staple just outside Davis Sq. You need to get that sandwich toasted! Roasted veggie goat, the Sicialian, Ruben you can never go wrong with a sandwich!

Thank 420somervillian
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

I was in town for three weeks. Stayed at a hotel in Arlington. I rode my bike here several times to get their AMAZING sandwiches. By far this was my favorite restaurant for lunch. I highly recommend you call your order in and then pick...More

Thank MarFis
Reviewed July 25, 2017

Whilst visiting friends in Somerville we ate lunch here, varied selection, good food, sunny day so we sat outdoors.

Thank Ruth W
Reviewed July 13, 2017

Dave's is fantastic. While it's not fancy and only has a small amount of seating, it's the best lunch spot in Cambridge. Their sandwiches are great, my favorite is the hot prosciutto and fig on a baguette. In addition to having great sandwiches for lunch,...More

Thank Stephanie E
Reviewed January 14, 2017

We arrived almost on closing time so I rapidly chose some ravioli to take home to cook - I picked butternut squash, broccoli and asiago and artichoke with fortina. All absolutely excellent. I wish they had a branch in the area I live in the...More

1  Thank Gillian P
Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

You would think that making a good sandwich is no big deal. Well it is and this place has it right! The breads were fresh, the meats were well seasoned and tasty and all the extras (vegetables, cheese, marinades) were just perfect. I highly recommend...More

Thank Aventuriste
Reviewed October 17, 2016

This wonderful shop offers a little trip into another world, chock full of delicious foods, fresh vegetables, interesting wines, homemade pastas, and outstanding sandwiches. All staff are friendly, attentive, efficient, helpful in spite of the crowds and numerous frequenter-fans. I live two blocks away and...More

Thank grace_peters
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Great place to get some take out food and bring it home. Stuff is so fresh and you can tell it is made with love. Unusuall types of food too!

Thank ddlily
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Holland St, Davis Square, Somerville, MA 02144-2738
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-666-0656
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