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Chiara Bistro

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569 High St, Westwood, MA 02090-1627 (Barlow Lane)
+1 781-461-8118
Tue - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sun 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Duxbury, Massachusetts
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110 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Chiara offers a Mediterranean style menu prepared and presented in a high, fine dining ambiance. Located in Westwood it is a Boston high end restaurant experience that is easy to reach with free parking and good prices for the quality they deliver. One of their specialties is gnocchi, prepared in a variety of ways. Our meal was served with braised... More 

Thank Peter M
Wellesley, Massachusetts
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98 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I dined here on a Saturday night. Jammed pack. Great service with waiter who knew the menu and the chef's preferences. great mussels and the lamb entrée was great. nice sized portions. fine dining with good value.

Thank kwexel
Franklin, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shhh, as Yogi would say this place is so hard to get into that no one goes there anymore. Plan ahead. It's worth it. Food is great, specials always worth consideration, help is friendly and attentive. What more can I say.

Thank ansky777
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our second time here. Sat in front of the open kitchen. Fun to watch. Service was great. Hubby had the mussels, said they were good, not the best he had but liked them. I had the beet salad, small portion, for small it was very good sized portion for one. It was good, not the best I had. But the... More 

Thank Lorraine2402
Sherborn, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chiara Bistro is our go-to restaurant when we are looking for a quiet "date night" and it never disappoints! We think the menu is outstanding, offering wonderful choices sure to fit your hunger and budget level. You can have appetizers and/or small plates, large or small size salads, delicious entrees and desserts. The food is always outstanding and the service... More 

Thank ellen c
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67 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017

We came here for dinner not really know what to expect. We were delighted with what we found! This little restaurant is just darling. We had the most accommodating waitress who was friendly, helpful, and very attentive. Our drinks were spot on, and our meals were very good. The menu is not a large one, and I do wish I... More 

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New England, United States
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122 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2016

Was invited to the restaurant by a colleague for a business dinner. The food was exquisitely prepared from the goat cheese, figs and water crackers, to the arugula salad, to the main entree of a wonderfully stuffed chicken breast. The highlight though, were the homemade dark chocolate truffles, which really hit the spot! Only drawback - don't head to the... More 

Thank GabeyBaby
Falls Church, Virginia
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105 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

We went to Chiara the evening after Thanksgiving with family. We had been there two years ago and really liked it. If anything, this local favorite has gotten even better! Everyone in our party loved the food. I had a wonderful salad made of beets and a superb pork chop on a bed of risotto. Others had oysters, which they... More 

Thank dejindc
Medfield, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

Was expecting bona fide steak fries with my meal, but the second-cousin of the McDonald's Fry Family was served. Downhill from there. I expected more from what appears a fine i timate establishment in a neighborhood.

Thank Ron T
Boston, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

Chiara is my go to restaurant outside Boston proper. The food is wonderful and everyone working there is very nice. My favorite are the fries that come with the hamburger, but all is delicious. My daughter asked for a vegetarian dish and said to surprise her. The best she had in years she said.

Thank Remmi F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$41 - $80
American, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 569 High St, Westwood, MA 02090-1627
    (Barlow Lane)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Westwood
  • Phone Number: +1 781-461-8118

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