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Piccolo's Italian Restaurant

157 Shrewsbury St, Worcester, MA 01604-4610
+1 508-754-1057
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“ravioli” (5 reviews)
“insalata” (3 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
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157 Shrewsbury St, Worcester, MA 01604-4610
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Reviewed 24 October 2010

Just had our second visit to Piccolo's this evening and can honestly say that this is among the best Italian food I've found anywhere. Funky older room with good staff and a terrific owner who pays amazing personal attention (in fact, he remembered me from...More

1  Thank Westchgolf
Reviewed 19 July 2010

Waitress did not crack a smile the entire time we were there. Most of the menu items are not "diet-friendly"--pasta & (fattening) sauces with most meals, though I was able to substitute the grilled vegetable for pasta. No one in our party of 4 was...More

2  Thank travelerCentralMass
Reviewed 9 November 2009

This is my first negative review on this site... About three days ahead of time we made reservations for a party of four for my birthday. We arrived at the restaurant at about 7:32, and were told by the hostess and the owner that they...More

3  Thank bostondev
Reviewed 6 April 2009

Heard raves reviews about Piccolo's and finally tried it. The atmosphere is nice, small but not cramped. The food lived up to expectations. I had the Ravioli Ricardo and was very impressed. The service could have been better.

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Reviewed 20 January 2009

Ended up at Piccolo's after trying to get into a Mexican restaurant across the street that had a two-hour wait. We didn't have to wait at 6pm (although there were quite a few waiting when we left at 7:30) and were escorted into a quaint...More

Thank dinerdogg
Reviewed 15 March 2008

My wife and I dined at Piccolo's Fri., March 15, 2008. The service and food was suberb. I had fried haddock (fish, stuffed artichokes, and rice) and my wife had an antipasti (Asparagus, farm-fresh sunny-side egg, cracked black pepper and parmigian). The portions were large...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2007

I think the best Italian food on Shrewsbury Street which is saying a lot

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Reviewed 21 December 2007

Excellent Italian, but a bit pricey!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157 Shrewsbury St, Worcester, MA 01604-4610
    (Plum Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: +1 508-754-1057
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