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170 Concord Rd, Chelmsford, MA 01824-4645 (Formerly Vincenzo's)
+1 978-256-1250
16:00 - 21:00
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Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Thu - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Hudson, Massachusetts
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is in a plaza very deceiving! Every table was empty when we walked in at 5 by 515 every table was taken. First impression average. The waitress (Katherine)was pleasant very accommodating. The food was very good Italian if we lived in the area we would return to this restaurant for a good meal.

Thank FoodMasterEater
Westford, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Always nice to return to Rufina's. staff is very friendly and efficient. The cuisine is always consistent. Not gourmet Italian but very good.

Thank Jaymac52
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1 review
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The people here are so nice. Every time I come into this restaurant, I have an amazing night. The food is delicious, the waitresses and hostesses are attentive, nice, and all around amazing people. We have known them for many years, and I have never had a bad meal at Rufina's. 10/10 would recommend.

Thank Baz G
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Boston, Massachusetts
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227 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The food is good at Rufina's and the portion sizes are more than adequate, making Rufina's a very good value. My husband had the veal Piatto di Strata, pan fried veal cutlets topped with sliced Prosciutto and Provolone served over linguine tossed with sauteed mushrooms and chopped spinach in a roasted garlic and Madiera wine sauce. It was very good... More 

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North Chelmsford, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Food was delicious and plentiful. We had a private room that was intimate and perfect for the celebration Debbie and Catherine are the best - perfect at hosting our party.

Thank Arlene B
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Thank you Arlene we are glad you chose us for your celebration! More 

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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I had been to Rufina's several times with my daughter and her fiance. We have had the italian dishes, the seafood and of course the garlic bread (my daughter's fiance loves their garlic bread). This trip was special and my friend was treating me to a birthday celebratory dinner. To my delight, the meal was wonderful. We each had filet... More 

Thank Barbara O
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153 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We were in Chelmsford for Father's Day and I made sure I made reservations for dinner. After looking at reviews, I chose Rufina's. It was a great choice. Rufina's was a lovely place, nice atmosphere, nice decor. It was very busy, but we didn't have to wait long for service. I was very pleased that our server acknowledged our presence... More 

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Chelmsford, Massachusetts
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209 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

We moved to a new area and were looking for a new local favorite restaurant. We think we have found it. My husband had the steak and I had the risotto. He loved his steak and couldn't eat it all. My risotto was huge. It was a bit underdone and needed a bit more to get rid of the extra... More 

Thank CarolineMR
Chelmsford, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Exceptional food and outstanding service! You can't beat Rufina's Italian cuisine served with friendly service. For a real sampling of outstanding Italian cuisine try the Tre Costollette:"Three Cutlets", veal, chicken and eggplant each topped with its own cheese (Asiago, Fontina and Gorgonzola) served with a choice of pasta marinara..Enjkoy it with a glass of Montepulciano. No you are not in... More 

Thank Charles M
Chelmsford, Massachusetts
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

We (my wife and I) live within walking distance of Rufina's and have been there too many times to count. Sometimes it's dinner, sometimes dessert. Every time the food is good, abundant, well-prepared, and the service is excellent. I have had two family functions there, including my wedding reception a few weeks ago. We had parties for both around 40... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Concord Rd, Chelmsford, MA 01824-4645 (Formerly Vincenzo's)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +1 978-256-1250

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