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158 Boston Ave, Somerville, MA 02144-2227
+1 617-623-0003
Sun 13:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

such a great place, the food was excellent! I made up my own dish and the chef just whipped it up, I had blackened scallops with grilled asparagus cooked to perfection my husband has seafood fra diavolo just perfect!! family owned such nice people will be back very soon!!!

Thank jujubird5
North Houston, Texas
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

We are never disappointed wth the variety of options at Pescatores. Every time we visit our kids who live around the corner we plan a trip or take out. From their homemade pastas to their gluten free seafood risotto each bite is delicious. Their seafood is fresh and is served in a variety of ways.the pasta is cooked to perfection.

Thank Aon28
Boston, Massachusetts
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48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

I was excited a few years back when I heard that Pescatore was opening in Ball Square. We are big seafood fans and live 100 steps from this place. The first time we went there were 6 of us. Me my wife and 4 children and everyone was excited. It was immediately clear that our waiter, tall guy with a... More 

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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Coming from NY I appreciate good pizza. And while this restaurants boasts other meals, I decided to try their pizza. If I had to review this place sole my on that I would give this 2.5 stars. But I will update my review once I have a full dinner there. As for the pizza, the ingredients seemed laid on, with... More 

Thank Sushant B
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

Love, love, love this place. Went there as a group for my birthday because I knew everyone could find something delicious. I had steak tips with garlic-sautéed spinach and mashed potatoes. Best I have ever had. Cooked perfectly and falling-apart tender. Delicious marinade. Others had lobster ravioli with a seafood sauce, fettuccini Alfred with pan sautéed chicken, linguine with clams...everyone... More 

Thank P B
Boston, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

This restaurant, in an out of the way corner of Ball Square, is one of my favorite neighborhood restaurants. Being somewhat old and decrepit, my wife and I often want to have a nice dinner in a quiet place where we can actually hear each other speak. That requirement, 'quiet', is very difficult to find within Davis Square, which obviously... More 

Thank BenAlvord
Somerville, United States
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57 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2015

On a warm summer evening my husband,son and I decided to go to our local favorite restaurant Pescatore to cool off an enjoy a simple meal. We started with a shared appetizer of mussels with a chosen broth of garlic and oil that arrived with a perfect presentation of tiny, delectable shellfish fanned out on a plate. The broth was... More 

Thank Ellen M
New York City, New York
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382 reviews
298 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2015

Went here on a Sunday afternoon for lunch with a big group. The restaurant is not that big so we took up much of the space. We had good service and solid food. We ordered a range of dishes, including many of their homemade pastas. We also got a variety of appetizers for the table. All of the food was... More 

Thank beachtravelerrrr
Framingham, Massachusetts
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519 reviews
414 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2015

My wife had the fish and said it was excellant. I had the chicken parm wihch was good, not great. Some people had a pizza and said we had to try it because it tasted so good.

Thank bsk_10
Buffalo, New York
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59 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2014

The sign on the window suggests brunch is a new offering. My wife and I had the "classic" breakfast. We asked for breakfast sausage. We received Italian sausage cooked in oil with thin sliced green/red peppers. Tasty and somewhat spicy from the meat. Potato is the sole type of hash which were quite similar to home fries except no "crunch".... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Italian, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 158 Boston Ave, Somerville, MA 02144-2227
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-623-0003

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