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1525 Washington St, Boston, MA 02118-2016
+1 617-247-7747
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bolognese” (21 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1525 Washington St, Boston, MA 02118-2016
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Reviewed June 13, 2017

I hate to leave an average or not so great review and I don't leave many but maybe we had an off night there since people seem to like it. The food was very bland and more like jar ingredients than fresh. I had the...More

Thank lolo c
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

Loved this restaurant. Casual but classy atmosphere with windows looking out on the park across the street. Friendly and helpful staff, and very good food. I will definitely return.

Thank Raymond R
Reviewed April 18, 2017

My son and I loved the pasta at this fun and delicious Italian restaurant. We definitely recommend a visit here for great Italian food!

Thank mimiwax
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

We've eaten here at least 50 times over the last ten years. It's a neighborhood gem. Pasta is made in house and always cooked perfectly. My favorite pasta dishes are the tagliatelle bolognese (best I ever had), the orchiette with sausage, and the gnocchi. The...More

Thank Tragically-hip33
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Stella turned out to be a good choice for an evening meal close to our Boston accommodations. We were warmly greeted at the entrance and taken to our table with special concern for the grand kids. The menu offered something for everyone. I especially enjoyed...More

Thank Aafia
Reviewed March 27, 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, service and atmosphere. I had beef carpaccio, seafood risotto, and the best cream brûlée. Prices is fear.

Thank Oscar B
Reviewed March 16, 2017

March 4, 2017 I had never been to Stella's before, but a friend of mine suggested it when I told him that I'd love to find a good Italian place for dinner. I WAS BLOWN AWAY. It's that good. Their focaccia bread is some of...More

Thank egb67
Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

Lucia at the bar on Wednesday's is such an eventful fun night! She's so personable and funny her laugh is contagious! Great to be around you don't wanna leave!! The food is mouthwatering and the scene is always entertaining!

Thank paulacI5554OZ
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

Great Bar. Great homemade pasta! Only complaint is the noise. It is a LOUD restaurant!! I recommend the spaghetti and meatballs or the sausage orrechiette.

Thank jksouthend
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

The wife and I went hear on our last night of our Boston visit. We were not let down, this place had great wine and even better food. I would definitely go back.

Thank Nikko_Traveler
South End
Stroll down the beautiful brownstone lined streets
while capturing views of Boston’s tallest buildings
from a distance. Some of Boston’s best restaurants are
scattered around this neighborhood. There are many
gems to be found, from jazz clubs to classy bars and
restaurants. It is also home to art galleries,
interesting boutiques, artsy stores and SOWA open
market during the summer months. The South End is a
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Jean C
May 22, 2017|
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Response from egb67 | Reviewed this property |
God, I loved the place. It was very quiet, given the number of people who were at the bar and my friend and I had a very nice, very productive and fun conversation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $40
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar scene
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1525 Washington St, Boston, MA 02118-2016
    (Boston's South End)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South End
  • Neighborhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-247-7747
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