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Real Gusto

24 High St, Medford, MA 02155-3820
+1 781-396-1656
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (5 reviews)
“pizza” (27 reviews)
“tiramisu” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24 High St, Medford, MA 02155-3820
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a beautiful restaurant and an exciting addition to Medford Square, which is basically a collection of hidden gems in the rough. I wish this place knocked my Italian socks off, but that hasn't happened yet. I have been twice. The first time about...More

Thank gingrtea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upscale eatery with good selection of Italian style pizzas. If your children are at the chicken nugget and blue box of maccaroni and cheese stage, this is not for them. They do offer some vegetarian fare. Food is good but pizzas are on the small...More

Thank darlyn7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We actually started out at a different Italian restaurant in Medford but after having been seated for over 10 minutes and being ignored by every staff member that passed within the vicinity of our table, we left and went to Real Gusto - boy are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great restaurant with authentic food and convenient in the heart of Medford square. Pizza was good, too. Buon apetito!

Thank Glenn P
Reviewed 26 June 2018

I read all of the other reviews and was hesitant to go there. Medford doesn't impress me much, but this restaurant was fabulous. They have a show menu as well as a dinner menu. My friend went with the show menu and enjoyed her meal....More

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 26 June 2018

I went with a friend to Real Gusto. We started with the antipasto appetizer, which was excellent. The meats were delicious, especially the cured sausage. The cheeses were very unique and flavorful, which I greatly appreciated (though my friend prefers a standard parmesan and cheddar...More

Thank StreetPretzel
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Our party of six enjoyed a great Saturday evening meal. With their broad and truly Italian menu, they were able to please our whole entourage: gourmet loving adults and finicky nephews. Attentive service. Has a warm family-run feel. Good wine offerings, only marginally overpriced. Stylish,...More

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 5 May 2018

The owners are Italians who settled in Medford Sq to provide a taste of the real thing - and who am I to disagree, never having been to Italy? The menu has apps, soups, salads, primo, and secundo. We found that with an app, soup,...More

Thank cootmom
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Check menu before you decide to go here. No chicken Parm and no Meatballs. There is no pasta dish that is grouped with anything else. Pizza looked ok. We asked if we could have a side dish of pasta with the chicken Marsala and it...More

Thank livlovnbhapy
Reviewed 16 March 2018

The hostess was congenial and sat us at a nice table near the view of the water. The waitress was like a robot and I could've called in the order for a better vibe. The food arrived and was beyond bland (did they pour the...More

Thank musechann
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Elaine B
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sorry we cannot post a link. but the site is realitaliangusto_com
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 High St, Medford, MA 02155-3820
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Medford
  • Phone Number: +1 781-396-1656
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