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Petrillo's Italian Kitchen

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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6 Foster St, Peabody, MA 01960-5504
+1 978-977-5330
11:30 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 04:00 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 04:00 - 23:00
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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

This place is the best on the North Shore...no need to go to North End when the portions and food will rival any place that I have been. I always say that when I eat Italian at other restaurants the food at Petrillo's is consistently better and and cheaper. I have been going there since they opened about 11 years... More 

Thank M D
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We loved Petrillo's!! We arrived on a Friday evening around 7 with no reservations for a table of 4. It took only a few minutes to be seated. The food is AMAZING. So so good! Huge portions but everything was awesome. Caprese salad and toasted ravioli apps left us wanting more. The pasta dishes were awesome. The mushroom ravioli app... More 

Thank Diana S
Peabody, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

This restaurant is an excellent choice. The meals are not only tasty but portions are decent size. The atmosphere is intimate as it is not a large restaurant I feel its just the right size. Service is good.

Thank Deerac
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here on July 4th weekend. The bread was slightly stale, but the house salad was pretty good. The restaurant is old school. Really good Italian restaurants would never have grated cheese that is left on the table in a shaker like they do at Petrillo's. The upstairs seating is depressing. Each meal was just mediocre. The staff... More 

Thank modtraveler9
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

I have been there many times and the food is great! The owner and her sons are the nicest people and would definitely make it a place to try!!!

Thank Gregory R
Reading, MA
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151 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

What a lucky find for us. We were a party of 3 for dinner on Sunday night. We were seated right away and drink orders were taken and a basket of bread was delivered. We started our meal with the Bruschetta. Four thick slices of toasted homemade garlic bread arrived covered with chopped tomatoes, diced mozzerella, slivers of basil and... More 

Thank Teacher_Mother
Marblehead, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Petrillo's exceeds expectations every time we dine there. Great martinis and red sauce is special. One of our mainstay restaurants in the area. Thank you.

Thank hddslbrooks
Staten Island, New York
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

We went to this restaurant for dinner while visiting friends in the area. Being from New York, we are very particular about what we consider good Italian food. This place did not disappoint. The menu had a very nice selection of dishes and there are also daily specials. Everything our group ordered was prepared just right, and was very tasty.... More 

Thank Charlie S
Peabody, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

We have been to Petrillo's many,many times and will continue to go back. The food is ALWAYS excellent, and the service is great, especially the best bartender ever, Terry. I had my sons wedding rehearsal here a few years ago and they did an amazing job. Highly recommend it.

Thank Debbie M
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59 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

I visited this restaurant with my family. I had a chicken marsala. The chicken seemed a little under done. My mother-in-law had a fish dish that she didn't like. My wife enjoyed her steak tips. Service was ok. You park across a busy street in a parking lot. I guess this place is ok for a small neighborhood Italian restaurant.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
04:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
04:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Foster St, Peabody, MA 01960-5504
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Peabody
  • Phone Number: +1 978-977-5330

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Peabody, Massachusetts
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Manchester, New Hampshire

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