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La Campania

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504 Main St, Waltham, MA 02452-5521
781-894-4280
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5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 111
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  • 29
    Very good
  • 7
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  • 3
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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One of the best restaurants in Metro Boston. Incredibly charming surroundings...like we were in Italy. The fig and prosciutto along with the spicy rock shrimp appetizer were amazing. The Branzino was perfecto. The special venison chop was one of the best cuts of meat I've ever devoured. And the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 11, 2015
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Brookline, Massachusetts
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Brookline, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

One of the best restaurants in Metro Boston. Incredibly charming surroundings...like we were in Italy. The fig and prosciutto along with the spicy rock shrimp appetizer were amazing. The Branzino was perfecto. The special venison chop was one of the best cuts of meat I've ever devoured. And the chocolate souffle was the final chapter in a fantastic meal. La... More 

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Boston, MA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

My husband and I went to La Campania to celebrate our anniversary, and the meal was excellent. I had a delicious salad to start and really enjoyed a mushroom risotto for my main course. The food is filled with fresh flavors and cooked to perfection. Our server was attentive without being intrusive, and one of the reasons I love this... More 

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BostonMA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We recently celebrated another family occasion at our favorite Italian restaurant, La Campania. We ordered the soft shell crab, fig, scallop and prosciutto appetizers. All yummy! The favorite entrees were the beef, halibut and duck. The guest of honor simply devoured his duck entrée and considers it one of the best dishes at Campania! For desert we enjoyed the always... More 

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Boston
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

I kind of hate to submit this positive review because we so love this place, and it's hard to get in to, but... I must be honest and give them credit. This is for sure my favorite restaurant in the Metro West area. Warm, welcoming environment, very much like I imagine Florence to be like. Different rooms each with its... More 

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Livingston, NJ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

This is a very attractive restaurant. The owners certainly put a great deal of attention and expense into the decor and details. We were there on a Thursday night and it was absolutely packed which shows its popularity but also caused the noise level to be extremely high. The menu is innovative and 5 out of 6 of us had... More 

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Newton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

There was 7 of us at a nice round table in a corner and we had an excellent meal and excellent service, for my daughter's college graduation dinner!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Ok, the location is not convenient to downtown Boston. The outstanding quality of food, preparation and scrumptiousness of the food as well as having probably the best wine cellar in Metro Boston make this a must dine spot. I was lucky to have an older Greek waiter who has Euro charm and sophistication. This was not the case with our... More 

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Arlington, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

The fish was absolutely delicious, one of the best items on the menu. The service is always great here. I have been here a few times and I must say that this past meal was probably my favorite. We started with the arancini and pasta - both very good as well. The restaurant is deceiving from the outside - and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

The perfect date night venue and menu tucked away hidden in suburban Waltham. Authentic italian recipes and family run. Do yourself a favor and try this place out.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Whatever you do, don't miss ordering the puddings! They take 35 mins+ and have to be ordered at the start, but they are well worth it. Chocolate mousse or rhubarb pudding...amazing flavours. Another business meal, but this time the difference was that the food was equisite....from the tuna through the pasta to the dessert. You won't need the large pasta... More 

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Additional Information about La Campania

Address: 504 Main St, Waltham, MA 02452-5521
Phone Number: 781-894-4280
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Waltham
Open Hours:
Monday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 41 - 80
Cuisine: Italian

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 504 Main St, Waltham, MA 02452-5521
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Waltham
  • Phone Number: 781-894-4280

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 41 - 80
  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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