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Basta Pasta Enoteca

150 Hancock St, Quincy, MA 02171-1706
617-479-7979
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Ranked #31 of 247 Restaurants in Quincy
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Cuisines: Italian
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minnesota
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 NEW

Huge salads and large servings. My husband and I shared a salad and "squashed olives " pasta. Very good. Walking distance to hotel.

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All Over The Silver State
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62 reviews 62 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

At first I shied away from this place because of it's prices (not TOO bad) but it was my favorite stop on our Boston visit. Excellent food and good service.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

I have very much liked this restaurant since it opened, replacing an Italian restaurant that was once excellent, then changed hand and become pretty bad. Today I ordered takeout. I sat at the bar and ordered one drink while I waited. My order arrived, and the bill came with both my bar tab and take out order combined. I told... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013 via mobile

While my husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the scrumptious food, we were quite irked by the poor service of our waiter. Removing plated food from the table without asking, and when asked 'What are you doing?' He seemed surprised we would even ask. Removed our glasses from the table without asking if we'd like another at any during our meal.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Yes it is a bit loud because the bar is large and in the room. Food is good, and wine selection is sufficient. The cacciatore was nice and the vegetable soup was great- home made. Prices reasonable so all in all, good value.

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Dallas, Texas
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

My husband and I had dinner with a friend at Basta Pasta. We were in Quincy on business and I checked trip advisor reviews for Italian food in the area. Basta Pasta had good reviews and was near our hotel so we decided to try it. We were very pleased. The service was outstanding. The bread was good and the... More

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Top Contributor
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49 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013 via mobile

I agree that the arancini balls were yummy! Huge portions of pasta. The Caesar was very good with shaved Parmesan and a great house made dressing. I had the eggplant pizza, crispy eggplant with fresh mozzarella and basil. It was very good. They have a full bar but we were a bit disappointed that when we ordered a bottle of... More

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Quincy, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Brought my son for his 13th birthday here! We had a lovely time. The arancini rice balls are delectable! I had Chicken Marsala and he had Chicken with Broccoli, etc. Good size servings (both had to be packed up for home!) and good quality. Very nice surprise! The ambiance was nice, too, and as we went early in the evening,... More

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Cumberland, Rhode Island
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25 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

The four of us had just had a nice time visiting the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston and we always like to eat at a restaurant for a late lunch or early dinner on our way out of Boston. We heard of Basta Pasta and thought it would be worth a stop on our way home to Rhode Island.... More

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Quincy, Massachusetts
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23 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

I loved my Mushroom Risotto! the steak with it was delicious and the Chicken Piccatta was better than the North Ends I have had. Local spot with the best food at reasonable prices!

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