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98 Salem St, Boston, MA 02113 (North End)
(617) 523-3112
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Ranked #389 of 2,823 Restaurants in Boston
Price range: $60 - $80
Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Italian, Seafood, Contemporary
Neighborhood: North End
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Parmenter
Transit: From the T: Haymarket T Station ( green and orange Lines) at most 5 min a way: Cross over the Big Dig and take first street on left (Salem), we are located on left inside at 98 Salem St.
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Albany, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We had the same experience as the previous reviewer with the wait. Normally this isn't a huge issue, but the restaurant is very small and there is no where to wait without hovering over someone's table. We had a few drinks from a bar across the street and were seated 45 minutes after our reservation. They claimed it was due... More

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Birmingham, AL
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7 reviews 7 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We had 7:00 p.m. dinner reservations (which they called to confirm that we would be on time the day before). We were a few minutes early, whereupon we were told our table would be ready in a moment, they just presented the bill to the previous customers. At 7:15, we again asked how much longer and were told the same... More

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Marshfield, Wisconsin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I've taken my very best friends and customers to Terramia and never been disappointed. The food is as good as any I've had in Italy or at Maria's house in Revere. Authentic, rustic and full of North end charm. That includes having a drink across the street while waiting for a table. Last time I was there I was disappointed... More

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The Villages, Florida
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51 reviews 51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We were at the Boston Harbor with our daughter and two teenage grandkids. The appetizers were a good size and very delicious. The main courses were also very good and filling. It is a small corner restaurant, but quite nice and clean. The staff were very good. As in most larger cities and touristy areas, the meal was a bit... More

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Greer, South Carolina, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

The restaurant is small so make a reservation. The service was great from start to finish, we waited for nothing at all. We had the rigatoni and pork shank, both were fantastic, seasoning was excellent. If you want a great meal, come here for a nice evening.

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Monterey, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We went here during restaurant week. The service was great and the food was delicious. The portions were just right. Salem Street is so much nicer than the hustle and bustle of Hanover Street.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Visiting Boston for a wedding recently gave us an opportunity to spend some time with relatives who work in and are familiar with Boston proper. A visit to Terramia Restaurante was greatly enjoyed by all four couples. The atmosphere is very cozy along a very narrow street (check Google Earth) with seating of only 10 or so tables and the... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We had a diner at the terramia Ristorante in Boston a week ago. No much people but little care from the waitress. Food was poor. Then we decided just to give a very little tip. Yesterday looking on my bank account I realize they changed the tip on the credit card bill... They do bad job and they are thieves!

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Regina, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

A warm atmosphere, friendly staff, short but fine menu and delicious food. My husband shared an app of Jewish-style baby artichokes garnished with shaved black truffles. He had a double-cut pork chop on a bed of beans and spinach, and I had a risotto with baby artichokes, wild mushrooms, etc. His pork looked like half a pig and was done... More

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Weymouth, MA
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54 reviews 54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Four of us had a wonderful meal at this restaurant on Sunday evening with a 5 o:clock Open Table reservation. The menu was a bit more eclectic than many others in the area, the wine list was extensive and well priced, and the food and service were terrific.

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Additional Information about Terramia

Address: 98 Salem St, Boston, MA 02113
Phone Number: (617) 523-3112
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > North End
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 60 - 80
Cuisine: American, Italian, Seafood, Contemporary

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