About Maggiano's - Boston
Welcome to Maggiano's Little Italy in Boston, located on Columbus Avenue near the Theater District, Boston Common & Park Plaza. Our restaurant is a quick trip from the Freedom Trail & the Boston Tea Party. Parking validation is available Monday-Friday after 5:00pm & on weekends ($8 for up to three hours). Maggiano's 350-seat dining room is an ideal location for your dinner, baby shower or important client meeting. The seasonal patio seating has an old-world feel of dining on the bustling streets of Florence. Recent visitors include Manny Ramirez, Jon Bon Jovi & Kathleen Turner.
Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Daily: 11:00am - 3:00pm Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 3:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 3:00pm - 11:00pm
$30 and under
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Maggiano's delivers! Just place your order, and we'll take care of the rest. All delivery orders include: table coverings, plates & utensils, a complete setup to keep the food warm throughout your event, party-sized pans providing generous portions for all of your guests. Please call 617-426-0540 to schedule your delivery. Orders must be placed by 7 p.m. for next-day delivery. Minimum order required. Delivery fee applies.
Motor Mart Garage attached to the restaurant - validation for cars parked UNDER 3 HOURS after 5:00 P.M. Valet: Monday-Friday after 5:00 P.M.; Saturday & Sunday after 4:00 P.M.
Green Line to Arlington
Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Delivery, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Give your guests a reason to celebrate. Whether you’re hosting a business meeting, holiday party, wedding event or birthday celebration, our expert team will ensure it’s executed flawlessly. Host your event in one of our rich, beautifully appointed banquet rooms and enjoy a fresh-made Italian feast.
Maggiano's - Boston Ratings and Reviews
Fantastic service, very good food, great ...
Fantastic service, very good food, great atmosphere , I recommend
I find it impossible that a chain restau ...
I find it impossible that a chain restaurant can produce such exquisite quality. Stunning. If you were to open several other places with less noise, all the better. I am willing to go Sunday early day to avoid the crowds.
We arrived early and were seated right away. Everything was delicious - the bread, salad, main courses & desserts. Great variety on the menu. Service was fantastic.
It was ok- Service was slow & I had to remind my waitress that it was me and my wife's anniversary. I would like a complementary dinner.
Maggiano's was picked by my two granddau ...
Maggiano's was picked by my two granddaughters who had eaten there before. They took their mother, younger sister and me out to dinner. The service was excellent. The food was delicious. The salad was like no other salad I ever tasted. When I reserved the table, I added that two people in our group have very bad sea food allergies. The Chief came out to speak with us and said that he could prepare their food in a separate pan instead of the grill. We really appreciated that he took the time to meet us and to explain what he would to accommodate our requests.
Great food Iove the family style wish you still got choice of two appetizers
Mushroom Ravioli! YUM! Try the Lasagna
Family gathering to celebrate son's graduation. Party of 10. Wonderful service, great ambience, looked like I spent 3x as much as it actually cost. My Italian food loving group said the lasagna was the best they had ever eaten. The mushroom ravioli were over the top fabulous. This is traditional Italian at its best. And check out the lovely vintage restrooms downstairs. BTW, bottles of very nice prosecco were only $36. Definitely one of Boston's Best.
As always, the food is excellent at Magg ...
As always, the food is excellent at Maggiano's. We had a large group of 10 people with discriminating palates and managed to find something for everyone on Maggiano's Family Style menu. The Rigatoni D and Calamari were crowd pleasers. In addition, our server provided excellent suggestions and everyone enjoyed their meal!
Great restaurant with great food - and l ...
Great restaurant with great food - and lots of it! Family style is the way to go!
It was delicious!! Very family friendly. ...
It was delicious!! Very family friendly. The unlimited food is such a blessing. Love the desserts! Will definitely be back for a group event later in the future. My father who flew in from Nigeria kept raving about it too!
Maggie was our server. She was great! ...
Maggie was our server. She was great! She was are server on our first visit, too. She and I traded stories about our past visits to the PA Maggiano's and some of the local attractions.
Fun and tasty, but a bit noisy
We went for dinner to celebrate the birthdays of my son (age 14) and both my parents (ages 86 and 88). We all enjoyed the food, ranging from lasagna and ravioli to delmonico steak. The waiter was friendly and accommodating. The only complaint we had was that we were seated right in the middle of the room, which was quite crowded, so the noise level was awful - especially from my parents' perspective. On our previous visit, we were seated at a booth off to the side, so the noise was not as bothersome. The kids love it there, however, so we will almost certainly be back!
I felt like I stepped back in time. My ...
I felt like I stepped back in time. My daughter thought that the man who seated us looked like Frank Sinatra. Very nice attentive waitstaff. We even spoke to the chef about a dish for my daughter who is lactose intolerant. the pasta primavera could have used more vegetables . My salmon was very good. , I like fresh bread with olive oil , and they had that at the table ! Zucchini frittes excellent . I would go back .
We had a great table in front of a windo ...
We had a great table in front of a window. Our server was outstanding and he was very attentive to our table considering he was busy! The food was very good starting with the salad to the dessert. It was a great place to celebrate a birthday!!
We asked twice if they could brighten the lights just a bit, it was VERY dark and hard to see the food.
Service and food
Service and food
The food is delicious and the service is ...
The food is delicious and the service is fast!
I was seated right on time the Waiter was very good and gave good feedback on the menu and the specials they had. The food was very good loved the fried zucchini was a great suggestion by the waiter. Looking forward to going back to try desert next time.
Servers and food were great. Service was ...
Servers and food were great. Service was So. Slow.
Most everything was exceptional for our post-theater Mother's Day supper. The Tuscan soup isn't as good as the Tomato one, but the sausage and peppers app? You could drown in that sauce and be happy! The shrimp scampi and the Tuscan shrimp and chicken? Incredible! The wife loved the Berry Tiramisu, and how can I complain about a dessert the size of your head with the Zuccotto Cake? Molto buono!
We came for Mother's Day! Everything was perfect! The food. Service. Two awesome waiters! Host/hostesses. Bar staff while we waited a very short time. Can't wait to go back!!!
Great spot. I reserved for Mothers Day for a party of 12. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable. We all ordered fried zucchini (the dipping sauce is amazing), calamari (great and not over done), Caesar salads (the sides were huge) for starters. For meals, we probably should have done the family style since it would have been less expensive and we could have had a variety, but we did a la carte instead. We had ravioli, chicken parm (very tender and I recommend the flat noodles instead of the spaghetti), eggplant parm, shrimp etc. Everything was great. I would definitely recommend. Book in advance for groups because they fill up fast.
I 've been to Maggiano's many times and ...
I 've been to Maggiano's many times and am never disappointed. The food is always very good, the service usually very good, and it's always busy which shows that many others think the way that I do. Very reliable to recommend to others. The chicken parm is a go-to dish if you're not sure what to order, but I had the chicken caprese to go a little lower in calories and it was terrific! They have an extensive selection of wines to match their menu and desserts are tasty.
Went for Mother's Day dinner.
We had reservations for 10:30 but the ballet we attended let out early so we walked over and they seated us right away. The food was excellent. Even the simple Zucchini app. was to die for. The wait staff was attentive but not overbearing; knowledgeable and had great suggestions. I would recommend this place for a "safe bet" when you need to impress. They have never let me down.
We made reservations via Open Table while in San Francisco pending our visit to Boston to celebrate our daughters college graduation. They confirmed with us two days before regarding the size of the group, as well as the time of the reservation. We needed to change the size of the attending party and Maggiano's was more than accommodating. Service was excellent. They never left us wanting for anything. Our waitress was "involved" with our table and knew when to be present and when to let us have our space for discussion, eating, drinking, etc. Absolutely no complaints on our end. The experience was what we were told it was going to be!
Loved the food! The service was fast, friendly & efficient! Our large party was welcomed promptly as each new person arrived at table.
Night at the theater
This was our first time trying this restaurant. Great spot to stop for dinner prior to the show. We found a great parking spot close and were able to enjoy dinner and walk to our show. Our server was excellent and the food was great! We will definitely be going back and recommending to friends.
This was the second time we've been here. The food and servservice is always excellent.
I went with a group of friends for my birthday and it was absolutely amazing. Are waitress was so kind and helpful and just so sweet. The food was amazing and I will definitely be returning.
Perfect for before a show
Old timey feel, quick attentive service, predictably tasty food, reasonably priced for the neighborhood. Some light variations. If you want classic Italian food before a show, a perfect choice.
I love this place and will persuade any ...
I love this place and will persuade any friends towards Maggiano's whenever possible. The fried zucchini is to die for! There isn't a bad meal on the menu. I will be back...
Great food, reasonable prices
For being in downtown Boston, you can't beat the prices. The food is excellent, drinks delicious and desserts are incredible. Don't miss this place when you go into Boston.
Enjoyed our meal but I do not think note on reservation was considered... No do not use reservation for special requests! We will be back.
Great place to celebrate!
This was a great restaurant conveniently located for families to celebrate a special occasion. There is a great variety of food that offers lots of choices in order to meet the needs of all diners!
Perfect for dinner
We scheduled a table and it's was perfect. The attendance was polite e gave us tips for the best meals. The price was ok as well.
Maggianos is our favorite Boston restaur ...
Maggianos is our favorite Boston restaurant. The food and service are always excellent!
Great experience? Service was excellent and food was delicious.
Several different pasta entrees, salmon, and salads were delicious. We appreciated the choice of traditional or "lighter" preparations of pastas. Prices were very reasonable for food and wine. Service was very good. We also enjoyed seeing so many large family groups.
We selected Maggiano's to dine at prior ...
We selected Maggiano's to dine at prior to seeing the Boston Ballet. The location of the restaurant, near the theater district helped us to make our choice. We informed our server that we had tickets to the ballet and he was extremely accommodating. He made sure that we got our drinks and food quickly but still provided excellent service. It was a great choice for dinner for us!
Dinner after the ballet
Great chicken piccata. A perfect ending to a perfect day! Maggianos has the best! Two good sized pieces of chicken with plenty of pasta. They serve it with lots of capers and piccata sauce. It is so yummy!
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