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Artu

#142 of 2,348 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
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Neighborhood:
North End
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6 Prince St, Boston, MA 02113-2409 (Hanover Street)
617-742-4336
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11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Broad Run, Virginia
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122 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

From the moment we entered we knew we were in for good food. The service was terrific as well as our food. We started out with the mussel appetizer to share. The mussels were in a wonderful buttery, garlic, and wine broth. Prepared expertly. No tough mussels. Between three of us we scooped up every drop of the broth with... More 

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Thank Debpsi
Dallas, Texas
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent food and attentive service in a warm inviting atmosphere. Unassuming location as you walk down Prince street - well worth stopping in for dinner. Family owned and operated.

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Thank Thomas D
Lodi, California
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91 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

It pays to ask the locals where to eat. Sal at the laundromat said we should try Artu; so we did. We were dragging a large suitcase of clean clothes but the young lady told us no problem and dragged it off to a safe place. I ordered a lamb with marinated eggplant sandwich and my daughter ordered a chicken... More 

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Thank Gregory S
New York City, New York
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113 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our dishes were fine. The neighborhood has so much good Italian food, the best thing about artu is the location.

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Thank WorldTravellerDHF
London, Canada
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131 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This gem is located on Prince St at Hanover St in the North area of Boston. We made reservations on a Sunday evening of the holiday weekend but some others managed to walk up. This is a busy area full of amazing restaurants and dessert pastry shops. Our server was in her 70's with an authentic Boston Italian accent. Others... More 

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Thank Badforever
Newton, Massachusetts
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The servers are excellent, the place is very nice. A real pleasure to sit at the bar. The dining room is very nice too. The facilities are exceptionally clean. We had a panini and a pizza margherita. The panini filling was divine, prosciutto, mozzarella, tomatoes, basil, oil. Really great. The bread was a little too white and puffy for me.... More 

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Thank brixieboy
Jackson, New Jersey
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here at random after night out on the town. Staff was very friendly and got seat at bar with friends. Got the lasagna and it was GREAT! Would definitely come back to try other dishes

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Thank njpell
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed the pasta bolognese and my husband really loved his chicken Marsala. Our server was very passionate and honest. The red sangria was tasty too.

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Thank Mary M
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for a quick take out pizza. Found Artu, and it looked nice. The take-out pizza was a sad, pitiful pizza. Such a shame.

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Thank Brito_34
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

I went there last saturday for a dinner. The bartender gave me the menu without even looking at the customer, waiting for me to ask for a drink and the water. The food was good the service not really that

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$18 - $30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Prince St, Boston, MA 02113-2409
    (Hanover Street)
  • Public Transportation: Artu is accessible from the Haymarket T stop (green and orange line) , the North Station T stop (green line) Government Center (green and blue line) and the Aquarium Stop. (blue line)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > North End
  • Neighborhood: North End
  • Phone Number: 617-742-4336

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

Staying in North End

Neighborhood Profile
North End
Wandering around Boston’s North End can feel like being transported to Europe. Stroll down Hanover and Salem streets for the finest Italian restaurants, bakeries, cafes, and a few boutique shops. Take part in the big debate as to whether Modern Pastry or Mike’s serves a better cannoli. Before your food coma sets in, make sure to stop by historic Paul Revere’s home, and follow the Freedom Trail to Old North Church and Copp’s Hill Burying Ground. Take a rest in a cafe on Hanover street and observe the quirky, European character of the North End.