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Dino's Cafe

#160 of 2,687 Restaurants in Boston
#173 of 2,900 Places to Eat in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
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North End
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141 Salem St, Boston, MA 02113-1728
617-227-1991
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 38
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Meatball hoagie -- yumm!

Stopped by Dino's for a quick meatball sub and it was awesome. They were quick putting it together, good meatballs, bread and cheese. I would highly recommend them for a quick lunch!

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
Kloe C
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Connecticut, United States
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Connecticut, United States
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102 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Stopped by Dino's for a quick meatball sub and it was awesome. They were quick putting it together, good meatballs, bread and cheese. I would highly recommend them for a quick lunch!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Dining at Dino's was a lovely experience. It is a local place with local folks. An elderly woman dining at the table next to us made me feel awesome when she said I looked pretty and classy. The food was hot and came out quickly. The adult beverages were priced nicely. Will definitely return if ever in Boston again.

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Palmares, Costa Rica
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Lots of bread with minimal garnishing, the chicken was dry and portobello overcooked And indeed these subs are huge!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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70 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Stopped here for lunch and it was wonderful. Small spot with very large sandwiches. One sandwich is definitely enough for two people. Would absolutely go back again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

I have eaten lots of spaghetti marinara but nothing comes close to Dino's. A must do (don't let the very basic decor put you off)

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Atlanta, Georgia
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70 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Delicious food and smiling service...we loved this spot so much that we ate here 2 nights in a row. Unlike so many places on Hanover Street, the servers were friendly and happy to have us. Patrons order and pay at the counter. The menu is large but ask for their favorites and the the staff is happy to share recommendations.... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Great food! Great food for a party of four. Great food for a fourteen year old boy!!!! Get any of the hit sandwiches, plus this place is right across from Brovas!

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Lobster ravioli was excellent, worth getting on the side streets for. Very small place, most people coming and going were for take out but there were a few tables to sit.

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Manchester
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Stopped by on a snowy Sunday, had their Italian sub, great flavor and loaded with fresh cut meats. Hots were just enough to keep things lively. Just what you would expect from a North End establishment, will go back next for their Steak & Cheese.

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Hampton, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Hole in the wall place. Great service great atmosphere. Amazing food. Next visit to Boston I'm coming back.

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Additional Information about Dino's Cafe

Address: 141 Salem St, Boston, MA 02113-1728
Phone Number: 617-227-1991
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > North End
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: Italian, Cafe

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 141 Salem St, Boston, MA 02113-1728
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > North End
  • Neighborhood: North End
  • Phone Number: 617-227-1991

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Italian, Cafe
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?