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Ristorante Toscano

47 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114-4605
+1 617-723-4090
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
47 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114-4605
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Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

Found this place on trip advisor... What a fantastic place for dinner. We had a waiter named Scott and he was great, very personable and polite. My wife and i would highly recommend this place to all great all around meal!!!

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

I had dinner here with a colleague while we were in town for business. The place was packed on a Monday night, but they were able to find us a table in the front section across from the bar. I'd highly recommend reservations even mid-week!...More

Thank AMLIndy
Reviewed 15 April 2015

We happened to walk in on a Wednesday night at 5pm without a reservation. We were lucky to get in without a problem. There were about 4 specials that all sounded delicious. The shrimp,pesto,linguini was good just the right amount of pesto.

Thank Tracy D
Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

When we come to the city so enjoy this restaurant. Great atmosphere staff is friendly. Good wine selection and the meals are delicious from the appetizers to dessert. We had 10oz filet of beef done perfect. The scallops with spinach. Filet of Sole. Yummy desserts...More

Thank Chickie63
Reviewed 10 April 2015

This was a very romantic beautiful place. The food was outstanding and the wait staff bent over backward to accommodate us. I can't wait to go back in may. Make sure you make a reservation before you go. They are very busy.

Thank cinderella5252
Reviewed 6 April 2015

Visited as recommended by Hotel concierge - enjoyed fresh selection of Italian cuisine & local beers. Arrived just before 4pm so took advantage of lunch menu - save on $$$ but not on service - enjoyed risotto special +++ worthy recommendation

Thank SooLoo50
Reviewed 4 April 2015

I've just been in this so called 'Italian restaurant' following the good opinions I read here on Tripadvasor not noticing that they were written 2 years ago. This is what we ate: burned vegetables, burned swordfish, burned potatoes and rubbery squids.. And it all started...More

Thank 21lv14
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Wife and I came here for dinner before heading out to a show. Thus, we had a late afternoon reservation (around 4pm). I did this so we would have plenty of time for a relaxing dinner without having to rush out for the show. The...More

1  Thank iDogbert
Reviewed 22 March 2015

We had a 9:30 reservation on a Saturday night and we were rushed so much at the end of the meal, that our server was forced to apologize to us for the rushed nature and then came up with a very lame excuse for the...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 20 March 2015

We didn't have reservations on a busy Saturday night, but the staff welcomed us warmly and made sure to find a place for my sister and me. Our waiter was seriously professional and smooth --- it was a pleasure to be under his watchful eye....More

Thank solotraveler51
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Sian H
19 December 2016|
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Response from carolynstern | Reviewed this property |
You must have had the same server we did. Travis. Very rude
Julie N
22 September 2015|
Response from Julie N |
Could we see the wine list please?
23 April 2015|
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Response from Tracy D | Reviewed this property |
It's too bad they are not a part of Open Table reservations. Call when you get into town. The North end is a close 15 minute walk from that area for more choices of Italian foods.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114-4605
    (Mt. Vernon/ Chestnut)
  • Public Transportation: Red Line MGH/Charles St. station.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Beacon Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Beacon Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 617-723-4090
Nestled among the antique shops, boutiques and cafes along Beacon Hill's famous Charles Street, Toscano restaurant remains a staple of Boston's oldest neighborhood.
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