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All 48 Rockport Restaurants

Lo Grasso's Cafe Bistro

13 Railroad Ave, Rockport, MA 01966
(978) 546-7977
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Ranked #8 of 48 Restaurants in Rockport
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $25
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Delta, Colorado
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The hostess at our cottage recommended this place to us. We were not too sure about it when we got there--off the main historic area in a little mall area. But then we walked in! It is decorated adorably. The food was not cheap but very delicious. The only complaint we had was the $2 per person corkage fee for... More

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Rockport, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Six of us will be returning to LoGrasso's tomorrow night!! We have eaten there multiple times and have always enjoyed the atmosphere and the food. I for one am glad they ASK if you want bread since many people are now low carb or gluten free....restaurants lose a lot of money when bread is wasted.....and the paper on the tables... More

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Rochester, New York
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41 reviews 41 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

Stopped on a Friday evening w/o a reservation, hostess (owner?) let us have a table that was reserved for an hour or so later. She asked if that was enough time, I said that is up to the kitchen staff not me. Food, ambiance, server and overall feel for this place was wonderful. Not often do I look for Italian... More

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West Hurley, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Lo Grasso’s features an old-fashioned Southern Italian style of cuisine that can be tasty, explaining the many rave reviews here. It may not not be gourmet, but some items, like the scampi appetizer, can be addictive. Like most Italian family style restaurants, they load some dishes with pasta and a heavy, oil-drenched tomato sauce. You won’t leave hungry, as the... More

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Salem, Virginia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

My spouse and I as well as my best friend and his family dined here and thoroughly enjoyed it. The appetizers were very good and the every enjoyed their entrees. I highly recommend this restaurant.

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Always enjoy going to LoGrasso's -probably the best restaurant in Rockport. Donna and her family always take care of you!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Given the other choices in Rockport, this is probably the best place to have dinner. It's cute, has good atmosphere, and the food is fine, in the sense of okay. Nothing spectacular, but better than other choices there. I would recommend it and would go back.

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Rockport, Massachusetts
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

My favorite place to go for Italian food. The fried calamari pepperchini is great. I always order the Scallops Puttanesca, although the chicken or veal marsala is also a favorite of mine. I have been to other italian eateries and the Marsala dish from LoGrasso's is the best! I enjoy the BYOB because I am able to bring my own... More

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Ct
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

While in Rockport on a pleasure trip, someone recommended this restaurant. When I walked in I was asked if we had reservations which I did not. Although indicating they were full, they found a table for my wife and I. In looking over the menu, it seemed a bit pricey. I was also surprised to see that they did not... More

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Boxford, Massachusetts
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53 reviews 53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

We were attending a concert at Shalin Liu last evening, and hoped for a nice dinner beforehand. Gloucester has a number of good restaurants, but because the theatre is in Rockport, we thought something close by would assure getting there on time. We couldn't be happier with our choice. Lo Grasso's Café Bistro is small and quaint. There were so... More

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Additional Information about Lo Grasso's Cafe Bistro

Address: 13 Railroad Ave, Rockport, MA 01966
Phone Number: (978) 546-7977
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Rockport
Average Prices: USD 20 - 25

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