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Papa Razzi

159 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02116-2834
+1 617-536-9200
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“pasta” (60 reviews)
“con pollo” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
159 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02116-2834
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is perfectly prepared, the service is friendly and fast, and the atmosphere is nice. The chicken parm was fantastic and the portion size generous. Highly recommended.

Thank zambarossa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner outside on a Wednesday evening; service was great, pizza delicious and thin crust paired with a fresh salad. Every meal that came out of the kitchen looked tasty and generous. Would happily visit again

Thank Julieanne R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went primarily because of pretty extensive free options. Had the gf mushroom and goat cheese ravioli suggested by the waitress in addition to antipasto platter. Food was pretty good, but have had better gf pasta. Outside seating was nice. About 1.5-2 hours afterwards I got...More

Thank Meghan J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Monday night every entre is $15. Well worth it and wine is also discounted. The food and salads were very good. Service A plus. The front of the building is under construction. Temporary

Thank nash182
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant has it all. The design of the restaurant is fantastic with high-quality tables and seating. We were seated immediately and after asking to change tables due to the cold breeze coming in from outside, were immediately accommodated with another booth. We were first...More

Thank Jay H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We made a last minute decision to eat dinner at Papa Razzi. We'd been at the Prudential Center and did a Trip Advisor search for Italian restaurants in the area. Reviews were favorable, and the menu looks appealing. When we arrived, there was a 25...More

Thank eskdunning
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

THis is a very nice, more formal Italian place on Newbury street. The pasta was outstanding and the flavors excellent. Really much better than a standard Italian place. Obviously, if you have a craving for italian in boston you would head to the North End,...More

Thank jgold10529
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I come from France and I'm working in the Berkshires. My parents came to visit and we took the opportunity to discover Boston. We found this restaurant by chance and we loved it! Wine list is very nice and they even do special prices on...More

Thank Clément R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were not disappointed after we ventured into this restaurant prompted by other good reviews. The place is huge with lot of seating options at two levels. The service is excellent with polite waitresses who are extremely helpful with choice of menu and even wrote...More

Thank Kingatshering
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My fiancee, her family and some family friends and I had reservations for a Saturday night at Papa Razzi. They were able to accommodate all 9 of us to celebrate my future in-law's 33rd Wedding Anniversary. Arthur was our server and was great. He was...More

Thank David D
Back Bay
Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the
heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and
the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable
skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock
Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit
Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques
– as well as every other kind of store imaginable –
all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice
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Response from Matthew J | Reviewed this property |
Shorts are ok but dress neatly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02116-2834
    (Newbury Street)
  • Public Transportation: The Copley stop on the green line is right across the street.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-536-9200
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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