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La Casa De Pedro

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Colombian, Latin, Spanish, Venezuelan
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343 Arsenal St, Arsenal on the Charles, Watertown, MA 02472-5785
MBTA Bus 70 runs next to us
+1 617-923-8025
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Come experience a true taste of Venezuelan hospitality and fine Spanish...
Come experience a true taste of Venezuelan hospitality and fine Spanish cuisine in Watertown, MA, just minutes from downtown Boston and Cambridge. Sip a Passion Fruit Mojito or one of Pedro"s Specialty Margaritas while dining on our beautiful outdoor patio. Savor Venezuelan specialties like Pabellón Criollo, Camarones al Ajillo, Paella and other lovingly created Latin American dishes. Pedro's restaurant offers semiprivate dining for large groups and functions such as business meetings, private parties, wedding receptions, anniversaries and other celebrations. Share delicious, traditionally prepared Latin American food and drinks and create warm memories with friends and family… Join us in celebrating life, love and friendship amid the upbeat tempo and tropical color of Pedro's "casa" at The Arsenal on the Charles in Watertown.
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Good for:
Casual Dining
Large groups
Outdoor seating

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 57
    Excellent
  • 45
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
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
Most recent review
La Casa de Pedro

Located right next door to the New Repertory Theater in Watertown, MA, this would be an excellent choice for a pre-show dinner. However, not so special that a trip for a meal alone would be warranted. Large, loud, lively and friendly atmosphere but the food fits into a Latin American comfort... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
Alexander A
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Boston, Massachusetts
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Large groups
  • Outdoor seating
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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125 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Boston, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Located right next door to the New Repertory Theater in Watertown, MA, this would be an excellent choice for a pre-show dinner. However, not so special that a trip for a meal alone would be warranted. Large, loud, lively and friendly atmosphere but the food fits into a Latin American comfort category rather than anything unusual or refined. The dinner... More 

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Watertown, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

It's fun when they have a live band. Feels like 50's Havana in this Venezuelan restaurant. The food is excellent, as are the drinks, but the drinks are overpriced.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Lucky to be a "local" to have such a wonderful restaurant in the area. Not only is the food delicious, the atmosphere fun, the owner is one of the nicest and most caring of restauranteurs. He takes such pride in his restaurant and it shows. They have a wonderful outdoor patio filled with beautiful flowers that pedro plants himself. When... More 

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Pembroke Pines, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I am expert in latin cuisine since I grew up in Colombia, but I have to congratulate Pedro for his excellent restaurant: not only for the exquisite flavor of the dishes, but also for the nice, warm atmosphere he has built, full of details wherever you focus your eyes. Don't go without trying the empanadas! They are delicious!

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Boston, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I met a friend here for dinner on a weekday night and immediately walked into a South American safari of sorts. The decor is very vibrant, tropical and inviting, despite the cold weather outside. I had the special which was a whole sea bass with shrimp, littlenecks and scallops with sides of rice, plantain and yuca. I could not finish... More 

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NY
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

I travel to Watertown Mass about twice a year and found Pedro's house on a recnt visit. I had the pork osso buco and my colleague had the tamales. Both were really good. The space is very nicely decorated and large with high ceilings. Drinks and food were both really good. Ask for some of their hot sauce on the... More 

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Princeton
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

first time visitor. To cold to sit outside The decor inside is inviting. staff very friendly and helpful. Food and drinks were excellent. Will return

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Boston, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

It was my moms bday and my sister and I decided to take her to La Casa de Pedro to have dinner. It has been by far the best food I've had. Their drinks are to die for!! The decoration inside and out is very inviting and relaxing. It is deff somewhere to go for a nice lunch/dinner. And the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We have gone here about a half a dozen times, I do enjoy the food and atmosphere although I think the prices are a bit high. The drinks are pretty good. I would still go back.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

My husband and I had the best meal of the past year here before a play and New Rep. The atmosphere was fun, the service was good, and the meal memorable. However, I can't speak to the full breadth of the menu, as we both had the special - Mahi Mahi with shrimp with a light mango curry sauce. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 343 Arsenal St, Arsenal on the Charles, Watertown, MA 02472-5785
  • Public Transportation: MBTA Bus 70 runs next to us
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Watertown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-923-8025

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 13 - 30
  • Cuisine: Colombian, Latin, Spanish, Venezuelan

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Large groups, Outdoor seating

Description

Come experience a true taste of Venezuelan hospitality and fine Spanish cuisine in Watertown, MA, just minutes from downtown Boston and Cambridge. Sip a Passion Fruit Mojito or one of Pedro"s Specialty Margaritas while dining on our beautiful outdoor patio. Savor Venezuelan specialties like Pabellón Criollo, Camarones al Ajillo, Paella and other lovingly created Latin American dishes. Pedro's restaurant offers semiprivate dining for large groups and functions such as business meetings, private parties, wedding receptions, anniversaries and other celebrations. Share delicious, traditionally prepared Latin American food and drinks and create warm memories with friends and family… Join us in celebrating life, love and friendship amid the upbeat tempo and tropical color of Pedro's "casa" at The Arsenal on the Charles in Watertown.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?