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Cafe Pompei

280 Hanover St, Boston, MA 02113-1804 (North End)
(617) 227-1562
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Ranked #856 of 2,823 Restaurants in Boston
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Diner, Italian, Café
Neighborhood: North End
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

Like the cheap cappuccino, the nice waitress who took us a picture, and the enjoyable atmosphere in the restaurant.

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Ocala, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Food was delicious and we had a nice dining experience until the ticket came. It was pretty pricey. However, the problem was not that but the attitude of our waiter. The ticket was old school - handwritten - not computerized and when we asked him to split the ticket for 7 people into three tickets so we could pay that... More

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Vernon, New Jersey
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85 reviews 85 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Went over Columbus Day weekend. It seemed most Italian restaurants in the North End had lines out the door with people waiting for a table. There were plenty of tables available here. Walked and stood at check in counter for a few seconds and another couple walked in behind us. The hostess came and dealt with the people behind us... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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115 reviews 115 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We called in here today 3rd October for a cheap lunch - we weren't disappointed!! Compared with much of Little Italy prices,this is a little gem. We had soup and a pizza. Great fresh food and great value. The staff were attentive and friendly. There is a restaurant to the left - with crisp,white table cloths,however, we lunched at the... More

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Angier, NC
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5 reviews 5 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

My husband and I stepped into this restaurant after a Yankees/Redsox game with me in Yankees clothing. The waiter was not only friendly, but interesting and hysterical! He kept us totally entertained along with another couple who struck up a conversation with us. We received a generous bowl of the most delicious Italian bread I have ever eaten in my... More

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Cookeville, Tennessee
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99 reviews 99 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Went there on the advice of a local from the North End. Food was great, but prices are higher than other places off the tourist path.

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wisconsin
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54 reviews 54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

Most restaurants in the North End had 4 star ratings on Yelp, so decided to just walk Hanover Street and choose one! We chose Cafe Pompeii and were absolutely pleased with our choice. I had the scampi and my friend had the lobster ravioli with a house salad. The dressing on the salad was very tasty, not the usual Italian... More

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Tampa, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Best meal we had in Boston! Service good-- prices excellent < food for party of 4 under $ 60 > wine slightly pricey -but the food--was soooooo good-- They even customized my order to give me a dish not on the menu-- We ate in the main dining room to the left when you walk in-- good-good food !

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Boston, Massachusetts
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

My friends and I here always come here for pizza and panzerotti after a night out. Delicious!!!! You can either dine in or take away. They are open until at least 3/4am! Great local place!

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Indiana
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223 reviews 223 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
386 helpful votes 386 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The good part is the location. Right on the street, with lots of people walking by. Half the restaurant opens up to the street and you feel like eating outside in Roma. The creamy tomato soup was wonderful. On the other hand, the Pizza Margherita was terrible, especially for being a signature dish. It was soggy, almost no toppings and... More

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Additional Information about Cafe Pompei

Address: 280 Hanover St, Boston, MA 02113-1804
Phone Number: (617) 227-1562
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > North End
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Diner, Italian, Café

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