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Monte's Restaurant

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141 Eastern Ave, Lynn, MA 01902-1307
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Dallas, Texas
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Good pizza in a place that time has forgotten about - located under a railroad bridge for the B&M railroad close to the great Lynn Fluff Factory and yummy pizza - bring the wife and kids or the mistress and friends it's all good... What happens at Monte's stays at Monte's

Thank davyinbigd
Lynn, Massachusetts
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127 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stepped back in time when I used to go here for pizza on the way to the Surf for movie night! Pizza is small, thin crust, toppings are plentiful. House salad is small but did the trick. Soft rolls were delicious. Boneless fried chicken sandwich was ok. Fries were hot. Booths were clean, servers pleasant. Prices are excellent. Will be... More 

Thank Seacoastbreeze
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Be aware before you head there to bring in cash it is a cash-only business they do have an ATM charges $3 to take out money I find it very hard to understand why that is a cash-only business after being open for so many years you would think that they wouldn't be that cheap and get a debit or... More 

Thank colleen6127
Swampscott, Massachusetts
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

Especially if you are a baby boomer or greater. Best thin crust pizza on the North Shore. Small family dining room and friendly neighborhood bar. Nothing fancy. Homemade Italian salad dressing is full of fresh garlic. Yummm.

Thank Heidi W
Melrose, Massachusetts, United States
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Went there for the thin crust pizza and it did not disappoint. Not in this area much and had to try again. Pizza 1/2 pepperoni 1/2 garlic was very good. Saw from the menu that some raved about the house salad dressing which some use for dipping sauce. We asked for a sample and tried it. Not something I would... More 

Thank Robert C
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

Been here for 50 plus years---great pizza. thin crust. yummy italian food. friendly staff. Good Salad too.

Thank Marcia Z
Swampscott, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

The pizza which they are known for has deteriorated over the years. As a matter of fact our pizza tasted like it was 50 years old and soggy. We never ate anything else there over the years. We will never go back

Thank loopylinda2016
Spring Hill, Florida
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148 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

I started going here 50 years ago! Not much has changed . We visited here on last trip and the pizza is the same as when I was a kid. Something about a Montes pizza makes them special - a cross between a chain restaurant and a family restaurant is the only way to discribe them "different". Everything else is... More 

Thank alozam
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

Great place for pizza! Great bar pizza Just remember cash only! I have tried their spaghetti and it is tasteless. I would stick to just the pizza!

Thank Marcey P
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

Nothing fancy here but they are always busy. A great local place. If you love thin crust pizza in a bar type atmosphere you should try Montes. I have had the chix parmesean and my hubby the fried seafood. Both were good. Love their homemade salad dressing.

Thank Laurie C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Eastern Ave, Lynn, MA 01902-1307
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lynn
  • Phone Number: 781-599-0478

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