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Gemma Italian Ristorante - CLOSED

319 Broadway, Arlington, MA 02474-5303
+1 781-648-8884
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  • Excellent0%
  • Very good0%
  • Average40%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible60%
Oct 30, 2012
“Decent food, but place is closed now.”
Aug 21, 2012
“A surreal combination of horrible food and indifference”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Fast Food
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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319 Broadway, Arlington, MA 02474-5303
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Reviewed October 30, 2012

I'm not sure why the terrible reviews. I went here a few times and although the food was nothing special it was fine. It's a moot point in any case since they closed in Sep 2012.

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Reviewed August 21, 2012

This restaurant may be closed by the time this review appears. The food was actually dangerously bad - the mussels tasted like they'd been raised in a sewer and the salmon had gone bad. To add insult to injury, the person in charge accused us...More

2  Thank ursula789
Reviewed June 29, 2012

I went here with my daughter since I had a $20 gift card from a previous visit. The intial visit was mediocre and a bit over priced, but not horrible and I had a gift card to burn so I figured we'd give it another...More

4  Thank Richard K
Reviewed June 29, 2012

Not only was the food poor beyond description, the service - which started out slow (although not a busy night) became downright rude and insulting. We are veteran diners, and will never forgot how miserable the food and whole experience was. Only the bruschetta was...More

4  Thank happiestdiners4
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Reviewed January 15, 2008

Mediocre food and mediocre service. Not bad if you're in a pinch.

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Restaurant Details

Cuisine
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319 Broadway, Arlington, MA 02474-5303
    (Massachusetts Ave)
  • Public Transportation: Alwife Satation On Red Line, Then Various Busses To Alington Ctr.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 781-648-8884
  • E-mail
Description
Our Italian restaurant brings to you the many tastes of Italy's regions. Delicious traditional recipes as well as popular specialties will awaken your taste buds. We are proud to serve the area's finest selection of gourmet cuisine. Our dishes are prepared in the traditional Italian style, with the freshest ingredients, and served with flair that will meet your expectations. We offer you our most sincere gratitude for allowing us the pleasure of serving you. Buon Appettito! Gemma Ristorante The Velagoshti family and staff
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