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Umbria

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295 Franklin St, Boston, MA 02110 (Broad St.)
Orange/Blue Line: State Street Red Line: Downtown Crossing/South Station
(617) 338-1000
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations

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  • 26
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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PLACE: classic italian upscale Enoteca FOOD: very good steak PEOPLE: Harvard students and fancy couples CHERRY ON THE CAKE: no mistakes in the italian menu! GO THERE FOR: If you really miss italy during the trip

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2012
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

PLACE: classic italian upscale Enoteca FOOD: very good steak PEOPLE: Harvard students and fancy couples CHERRY ON THE CAKE: no mistakes in the italian menu! GO THERE FOR: If you really miss italy during the trip

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Paris, France
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355 restaurant reviews
475 helpful votes 475 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2012

This restaurant has fabulous and huge steaks, but it is like many steak restaurants in the US, a standard set of sides. steak was well cooked and perfect as required. The service was a little "impatient" and made the eating of the steak not as pleasant as it should have been.

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Toronto, Canada
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61 reviews 61 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2012

Located just 2 blocks from The Langham Hotel, this was a great little steakhouse. We had the clams--could do without the truffle!, HUGE sides of veggies, and, because our Canadian portions are much smaller, we shared the rib-eye steak--we could not finish our dinner, so we're not sure how the desserts pan out...will have to try it again some time!

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Boston, MA
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47 reviews 47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

We were promptly seated for our lunch reservation and the place was doing a brisk business. Our appetizers consisted of the Jumbo Lump Crab Cocktail which was wonderful, the Caesar Salad which was deemed as "just okay" and the prosciutto and speck which was great. We had two orders of the prime filet ordered medium one of which did come... More 

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White Plains, New York
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2012

This is an awesome Italian restaurant that is just a stone's throw away from the Langham. It's a must-visit!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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62 reviews 62 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2012

The place feels a bit crowded even when tables are not occupied. I was there for the boston restaurant week menu. Eventhough they screwed up the apetizer (crab) the steak was good and who can complain about any dessert. Tiramisu was real good. Definitely there are better steak houses in Boston

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Moncton
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59 reviews 59 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

It doesnt get any better.. The best steak in all of Boston. And, a great atmosphere.. We eneded up dining at 10:00 because it was so busy. My advice if you want to dine anytime here make a reservation.. Its well worth it.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2012

*Warning, this is long because we're not happy.... We planned a night out in Boston for an after-Valentine's Day dinner and show. We picked Umbria because we had heard a lot of hype and read decent reviews. We were wrong. This place got 3 stars instead of 2 ONLY because dessert saved the day. When we arrived we were a... More 

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Newport News, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2012

loved the fact that you can have an excellent gourmet meal and just go upstaris and party all night at there three distinct clubs

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Rimouski, Canada
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53 reviews 53 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2012

Good place, nice people, professional and beautiful guess !! What a place i loved to go !!! Good food and drinks !!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 295 Franklin St, Boston, MA 02110
    (Broad St.)
  • Public Transportation: Orange/Blue Line: State Street Red Line: Downtown Crossing/South Station
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: (617) 338-1000

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 41 - 80
  • Cuisine: Italian, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?