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Papa Razzi

16 Washington St, Wellesley, MA 02481-1705
+1 781-235-4747
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“veal” (9 reviews)
“vitello” (5 reviews)
“breadsticks” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
16 Washington St, Wellesley, MA 02481-1705
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food comes fast people are Super Nice food is always good this is my favorite restaurant always love to come here The breadsticks very very good super

Thank Benhuhuhu
Reviewed 12 July 2017

PapaRazzi is reliably delicous with a full menu, daily specials.I love to order 1/2 size pasta dishes.I have heard that every Monday night, everything onn the menu is 15.99. Over the last few years ,PappaRazzi is Ciinsistently very good!

Thank tamingofthestew
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

I came to dinner with my 89 year old parents and the staff couldn't have been kinder. The valet offered to move our car close to the entrance, they sat us in a booth not to far of a walk, and our server was very...More

Thank Sara T
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Even though full they had our table ready right at 2; no wait at all. It was raining, their free valet service was a welcome feature. Service wasn't super fast but frankly that was perfect for this occasion. The bread was great as always! two...More

Thank Lawrence S
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Service excellent served quickly and pleasantly. Our waiter understood gluten free so made my visit easy when ordering. The food was amazing and I'd definitely recommend this location and chain.

Thank jobob10
Reviewed 22 April 2017

we were in town to take the tour at wellesley the other day and about dinner time decided to find a local spot. a quick review brought up papa razzi and we called for a table. this is an excellent trattoria and is obviously really...More

Thank dominicandandy35805
Reviewed 18 April 2017

It hard for a restaurant to never give you a bad experience, but Papa Razzi seems to have the process down. The food is good, with a reasonable selection of fine meals, nice portion sizes, and great, fresh tastes. But the really special aspect of...More

Thank Caryanna
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Not. No. Not for me. Why? I'm not crazy about chains. In particular italo americano southern italian cuisine. With BAD dipping olive oil and hard/cold and stale foccaccia. And OVER DRESSED panzanella salad with droopy and mushy croutons. Pizza is "kinda" ok. Tastes like Papa...More

Thank Rita V
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I've been a regular customer of Paparazzi Wellesley for more than a decade. Keep coming back for the consistent Italian food & wine that appeals to our family and others. Good pastas, wood-fired pizza, entrees and deserts. Careful: it can get very busy at lunch...More

Thank Patrick R
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Ordered a manhattan, they gave me a glass with watered down bourbon. Service was slow, took 30 minutes for antipasti... the antipasto was disgusting, meat was thick and chewy. They messed up my ravioli order and gave me the wrong dish, it was rubbery and...More

Thank Brent63
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Questions & Answers
8 April 2017|
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Response from CarpeNox | Reviewed this property |
Pappa Razzi typically has an Easter Sunday featured menu. It gets busy that day so reservations are recommended.
19 May 2016|
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Response from Patrick R | Reviewed this property |
They have a wide selection of pastas and salads if that qualifies as vegan. Just tell your server and the kitchen can usually meet your needs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Washington St, Wellesley, MA 02481-1705
    (River Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Wellesley
  • Phone Number: +1 781-235-4747
Papa Razzi offers the best of Italian scratch cooking: simple recipes, fresh ingredients, and passionate chefs. Inspired by the modern trattoria, each of our convenient locations makes it easy to enjoy a heart-warming meal from our wood-fired ovens. Everything from thin-crust pizzas to favorite pastas are made to order in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. We look forward to your next visit!
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