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158 Boston Ave, Somerville, MA 02144-2227
+1 617-623-0003
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (10 reviews)
“pizza” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood
$$ - $$$
158 Boston Ave, Somerville, MA 02144-2227
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21 - 30 of 42 reviews

Reviewed July 12, 2013

We were a party of 5 out for dinner. Decided to give this place a try. Two in our party decided to try the one of the specials on the menu, the cioppino. The swordfish steak, risotto pescatore and the fusilli amalfi were also ordered....More

1  Thank hab02026
Reviewed June 30, 2013

The menu is extensive, with many combinations of seafood and pasta (also meat). The restaurant is gluten free friendly and many dishes can be made without wheat. They have GF pasta. I had the cioppino and the portion was huge. My husband had the homemade...More

Thank aeh223
Reviewed June 12, 2013 via mobile

This place is an awesome hidden gem. We came here upon reviews and it was totally worth it. I had the cioppino and it was delicious. Their menu is very diverse and even offer gluten free pasta. I would highly recommend this place.

Thank Inolan06
Reviewed August 27, 2012

Great Food and serves at the small out of the way restaurant . Met the chef. She's a great cook like my mother-in law Sent over a few shots from the bar Highly recommendation this place Seafood was A1.

Thank klvike
Reviewed August 18, 2012

This small gem in the up and coming Ball Square neighborhood is a find if it's genuine Italian food you're after. According to my Italian Mom, Anna cooks better than she did! Anyone with an Italian Mom will understand the significance of that statement. Everything...More

Thank mnbnyc
Reviewed August 4, 2012

We have eaten here about 3-4 times. The first meal was great but since then it's been just ok. Fresh pasta is very good, well cooked. But the sauces have been sometimes bland. The fried calamari is not to be missed. Not greasy, right amount...More

Thank H D
Reviewed July 22, 2012

I would definitely recommend this place. If you can't make it to the North End, this is some of the nicest Italian food you'll find in the area. The food isn't amazing, but very solid, with a good variety of light and more substantial fare....More

Thank Ben W
Reviewed July 9, 2012

This is the second time I have been to Pescatore's and it was just as good. Since I have been there they have added outdoor seating (where we sat) and a bar area. The outdoor seating was empty so we were able to enjoy the...More

Thank FoodieAB
Reviewed June 14, 2012

Been there twice now - had the chicken parm ( had to have traditional ), Haddock Piccata, Frutti di Mare. Very nice menu and specials. Prices reasonable, Service friendly and helpful. Atmosphere nice and comfortable.

1  Thank havingfunagain
Reviewed May 12, 2012

It's easy miss Pescatore, situated as it is behind a packie and corner of Boston Street in Summaville...but I recommend you don't. This is authentic Italaiana, right down to almost everything being "homemade." feels like the North End way back when. A definite place to...More

Thank Slowhand54
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 158 Boston Ave, Somerville, MA 02144-2227
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-623-0003
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