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Giacomo's Restaurant

355 Hanover St, Boston, MA 02113-1910
+1 617-523-9026
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
355 Hanover St, Boston, MA 02113-1910
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Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

The line usually extends around the corner which gives your spouse time to get pick up Cannoli from Mike's and hit the ATM (cash only at Giacomo's). The service was excellent and the food was superb. I had a Calamari and the chicken fettuccini. The...More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 1 August 2015

This was an amazing find ! The food was fantastic, close to the good hotels in Copely area, and very quaint. It is small and rustic inside with a lot of charm. Check it out !

Thank CandS2009
Reviewed 1 August 2015

I visited Giacomo's last week with my wife while on our trip to Boston. It came highly recommended and the food did not disappoint. I had the Special (which includes lobster and linguine) with the Diavolo sauce. We also had the calamari. Everything was good....More

Thank Kent K
Reviewed 1 August 2015

This is hands down one of my favourite restaurants of all time. If you get there early, you won't have to wait long - if you don't get there early, then it is well worth the wait. Great value for amazing, Nonna style, authentic Italian....More

Thank Ashley M
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Just came back from eating our way thru Boston. Every place we ate at had a line, and I was prepared to wait to eat at Giacomo's. We waited 1 hour and arrived at 4:45pm on a Sunday night. I had the Lobster and Shrimp...More

Thank IslandGirl92064
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Probably our favorite, worth the wait - small but friendly environment. Food delicious. Cannot go wrong with any selection.

Thank mar w
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

After an amazing luck at Whale Watching, it was time to end the day with good food. What better than authentic Italian food with people lined up outside just to get in. Amazing food 😊

Thank Samparn S
Reviewed 23 July 2015

During our vacation last year in Italy we could take our kids to any restaurant we wanted. We like to learn our kids about good food and the Italians love it when you bring your children. Well not this so called Italian restaurant. We waited...More

Thank haarlemfam
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Long line to get in which was okay since we expected that. We felt extremely rushed and it was cramped and hot once inside. Waitress wasn't attentive and rushed around like a chicken with it's head cut off. Food was fine although not as good...More

1  Thank lisacH2252YQ
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Glad I did my homework. Arrived at about 4:30 with already a line on a Sunday, July this year. And of course cash on hand. We had a special with lobster, clams, linguini and our choice of sauce. Food was good. Wait staff was attentive...More

Thank Soupsky
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North End
Wandering around Boston’s North End can feel like
being transported to Europe. Stroll down Hanover and
Salem streets for the finest Italian restaurants,
bakeries, cafes, and a few boutique shops. Take part
in the big debate as to whether Modern Pastry or
Mike’s serves a better cannoli. Before your food coma
sets in, make sure to stop by historic Paul Revere’s
home, and follow the Freedom Trail to Old North Church
...More
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J A
10 July 2017|
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Response from IMKEVINFROMBOSTON | Reviewed this property |
I park on the water front , near Lewis Wharf about 16;00 a day very convinient ,sometimes I take a commuter boat in from a nearby town ,also lots of fun and sights to see.
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Gemutlich2
24 June 2017|
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Response from hawk_roamer | Reviewed this property |
Not a wine consumer but I agree that the wait is worth it. Hope you go and have the great experience we had.
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Stacey R
24 May 2017|
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Response from SoCalFamily3 | Reviewed this property |
Nope but worth the wait!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Monday
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
4:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Saturday
4:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 355 Hanover St, Boston, MA 02113-1910
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > North End
  • Neighbourhood: North End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-523-9026
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