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Davio's

75 Arlington St, Boston, MA 02136-3003
+1 617-357-4821
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“popovers” (26 reviews)
“spring rolls” (30 reviews)
“steak” (76 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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75 Arlington St, Boston, MA 02136-3003
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If I could have afforded fine meals like this. Every dish was great. My only complaint was inconsistent portion size. The chicken liver appetizer was enough to feed an army, but the crab cake entree was one lonely crab cake. The swordfish was perhaps the...More

Thank CWR01
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Arrived late for a conference and walked in to Davios for a late light dinner and drink. Staff was very welcoming and attentive and the atmosphere was warm and relaxing. I ordered the grill octopus and my friend ordered the steak tartar... both dishes were...More

Thank gaj2260
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wonderfully relaxed and yet buzzing atmosphere. Great service, I was really looked after as a solo diner. Incredibly generous portion sizes and accommodating to my need for an eldiflower martini which is always appreciated

Thank ShinyJules
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you ShinyJules for your review of Davio's Boston. We are glad you enjoyed the atmosphere, service, portion sizes and your martini. We hope to see you again soon! Thank you!

Reviewed 4 days ago

A stylish looking restaurant - and there seems a shortage of them in the central Boston area - which did not disappoint. Slick service, buzzy atmosphere, well spaced tables, decent food, quality wine and staff who seem to know what they're doing. An elegant bar...More

Thank layaboutEngland_
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review of Davio's Boston. We are glad you enjoyed the service, atmosphere, food and wine and we have shared your comments with our Team. We hope to see you again soon. Thank you!

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Pricey but good standard Italian fare. Lobster bisque was creamy and flavorful (not so Italian but good anyway). Spaghetti bolognese (with a touch of cream) was quite good. Large portions and good service complemented the meal.

Thank davidloew
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review of Davio's Boston. We are glad you enjoyed the food and service and we hope to see you again soon. Thank you!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been to Davio's many times and it is our go-to place to eat in Boston. Our last visit was a bit disappointing however, and that can happen anywhere, but they totally redeemed themselves with this visit. As usual, wonderful service and a wonder meal....More

1  Thank Stuart S
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Stuart for your review of Davio's Boston. We are glad you have dined with us many times and that we are your go-to place in Boston. We appreciate you highly recommending us and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Thank you!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Davio's gets 5 stars all around from me. Ive been numerous times and have NEVER had a bad meal or experience. I got the Angus Burger for lunch and for dinner i got the Gnochi. Both are OUT of this world!!!! The restraunt is clean,...More

1  Thank watrskiergurl
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review of Davio's Boston. We are glad you have dined with us many times and we have shared your review with our Team. We hope to see you again soon! Thank you!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is amazing. The food is Brilliant and they do the best ever cheesy bread bun type things. More like muffin. The staff knew their stuff the food was the best ive tasted. Will be goibg again next time i visit Boston. Very Coeliac...More

Thank Abbi-the-cat
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are glad you enjoy the food, staff, service and gluten free options. We are glad you enjoyed yourself and we hope to see you again soon. Thank you!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Whenever I'm in Boston this is a go to place. The bar area is great, as is the dining area. Food and drink selection has something for everyone. Philly cheese steak rolls are a must have. Love it here and have recommended it to friends...More

1  Thank SusanB22
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you SusanB22 for your review of Davio's Boston. We are glad you enjoy the bar area as well as the dining room. We appreciate you recommending us and we are glad you love dining with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had very high expectations after reading all the positive reviews. We made reservations for 8:30, arrived around 7:30 for a drink and appetizer at the bar. The chicken park spring rolls were good but lukewarm and very small serving. Bar staff very warm and...More

Thank Pinksunset64
Tania H, General Manager at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review of Davio's Boston. We are glad you were able to dine with us for your anniversary and apologize that you were seated later than your reservation. If you could please email me your phone number or give me a call,...More

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Questions & Answers
Annette B
21 June 2017|
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Response from Tania H | Property representative |
Yes, please feel free to let your server know that you are Vegan and we can accommodate any request (as long as we have the items in house, we will make any dish).
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allenrtassinari
6 June 2017|
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Response from Tania H | Property representative |
We offer valet after 5 pm on our Stuart Street entrance. We also have a parking garage in the building (10 St. James Parking Garage) or sometimes you are also able to find meters on the street. Thank you.
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Ruth S
5 March 2017|
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Response from Tania H | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. We can accommodate groups of 12 in our main dining room or in one of 3 private rooms that we have. Please call the restaurant for specific inquiries. 617-357-4810 Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Arlington St, Boston, MA 02136-3003
    (Stuart Street)
  • Public Transportation: Green line to Arlington T stop
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-357-4821
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Description
Boston's only Northern Italian Steakhouse, Davio's offers the finest Italian cuisine featuring the finest seafood & a full range of the best meats available.
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