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Antico Forno

93 Salem St, Boston, MA 02113-2217 (Charlestown)
617-723-6733
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Ranked #335 of 2,823 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Charlestown
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Cross St.
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English first
Saint Louis, Missouri
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72 reviews 72 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 NEW

Great restaurant for moderately priced, delicious food! Had the best time with our party of 8, four kids and four adults. We had the loveliest table in the window. Fantastic service! Delish risotto, pizza and linguini & meatballs. And insane bread pudding!! Definitely eat here!

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Boston
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75 reviews 75 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

Food was good but pizza was not cooked to my liking. I like a crispy piping hot pizza . It was delivered warm, do I sent it back saying I want it crispy and piping hot. Second time around it wAs done to my liking. Otherwise I thought the seasonings could have been better.

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Milano
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The food was not too expensive. Good italian atmosphere. The service was in the average. We went on friday night and it was too crowded.

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new york city
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

delicious food...pasta...pizza...wine....large space....near hanover street for italian pastries. service was a little scattered both hostess and waitress. actual wait time was more than double what was estimated upon arrival. waitress forgot about us after dinner....we waited a long time just to get the bill.

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Elkville, Illinois
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Bustling, relaxed, nice, Italian restaurant in the North End with tables that are pretty close together, along with a bar area in the back. People seemed happy to be there. We shared a Misto Verde salad that was plenty for two people. And we were both in the mood for comfort food so we went with the classic fettuccine with... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Good middle of the road italian cuisine. Vegetable soup for starters was a B- it tasted canned. Pizza was good not great for the plain Margarita. Salads not great. No great urgency to rush back to the famous North End filled with italian food for this one.

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Midland, TX
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72 reviews 72 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

A noisy, usually crowded Italian restaurant on Salem Street that serves excellent food and has good service. My wife and I come here every time we come to Boston. I love their caprese salad and I usually order the pork shank, but this time tried the linguine with mussels, clams and shrimp. The pasta was fresh and flavorful and the... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

While pursuing through the North End of Boston at lunch time we were looking for Italian food. Walked by several white table cloth places and was instantly enamored with the customers laughter and great smells wafting out through the open windows. My lamb sandwich and husbands pasta was excellent for the price. This is a place I would recommend to... More

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Peabody, Massachusetts
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47 reviews 47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Let me preface this with the fact that I have been been going to the North End for years and am not from out of town. I had heard of the restaurant before and finally decided to try it. We had a pizza and a baked pasta dish with sausage and ricotta. Both were good, but did not knock our... More

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New Rochelle, New York
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64 reviews 64 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Delicious and authentic Italian cuisine in Boston's North End. Very noisy and crowded. It took some convincing to get them to honor our reservation. But once we were seated the service and food were top-notch!

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Additional Information about Antico Forno

Address: 93 Salem St, Boston, MA 02113-2217
Phone Number: 617-723-6733
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Charlestown
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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