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G'Vanni's Ristorante - CLOSED

2 Prince St, Boston, MA 02113-2409
+1 617-720-3663
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible15%
1 Apr 2012
“Lunch was good and NO wait”
12 Jan 2012
“Great comfort foods”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
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€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
2 Prince St, Boston, MA 02113-2409
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Reviewed 1 April 2012

Located on Prince Street as you follow along the freedom trail. Prices are a little on the high side, but the service was outstanding. If you enter a door and there are 2 - 2 people tables on 1 side and the same on the...More

Thank eatandreview
Reviewed 12 January 2012

We always have a good meal at a good price here. Nothing fancy but always delicious and the staff are very good and very friendly.

Thank bluebirds77
Reviewed 23 October 2011

I've been at the restaurant 3 times with because of the Gift certificates I had. First and second time we had to wait outside for over an hour which I found extremely unprofessional and not customer friendly. 3rd time was OK, but it was lunch...More

Thank Fanpol99
Reviewed 4 October 2011

G'vanni's is a small restaurant in the North End. The food is mostly "old school" red sauce dishes and the portions are quite large. Definitely worth a small wait, with decent house wines. The atmosphere is fun and everything we tried was very tasty.

Thank Anna H
Reviewed 20 September 2011

Amazing place! Food and serive is excellent! Cheap deal as well.

Thank canucklite
Reviewed 6 September 2011

We were here for our anniversary over Labor Day weekend and had a great time. The food was excellent! From the fresh baked warm bread to the salads to the entrees (with so many great bakeries in the North End we didn't have dessert here)....More

Thank Geoff M
Reviewed 3 September 2011

I have walked by this tiny north end restaurant for many years but never tried it until this weekend. The only reason we made reservations was because we had a great Buywithme coupon. We were able to get reservations without a problem but because our...More

1  Thank Dermab
Reviewed 22 August 2011

I made reservations for the 2 of us as we were celebrating an occasion. I did see everyone else's reviews that said they were not very good at honoring the time of the reservation but figured I made it early enough that it wouldn't be...More

Thank sdlanza
Reviewed 17 July 2011

My wife and I were staying in little Italy and we had a huge selection of restaurants to choose from. we popped into G'vanni's on a whim and were not disappointed. They had a high chair for the little one, gluten free noodles and cacciatore...More

1  Thank MigMedic
Reviewed 9 June 2011

I never got the chance to eat there. They didn't return phone calls for reservations. It took weeks (after a couple of tries and messages) to get them to call back for a reservation They were rude on the phone when you did get a...More

1  Thank adesmar123
Nearby
North End
Wandering around Boston’s North End can feel like
being transported to Europe. Stroll down Hanover and
Salem streets for the finest Italian restaurants,
bakeries, cafes, and a few boutique shops. Take part
in the big debate as to whether Modern Pastry or
Mike’s serves a better cannoli. Before your food coma
sets in, make sure to stop by historic Paul Revere’s
home, and follow the Freedom Trail to Old North Church
...More
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Prince St, Boston, MA 02113-2409
  • Public Transportation: Haymarket, Aquarium, Government Center
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > North End
  • Neighbourhood: North End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-720-3663
Description
Located in the heart of the North End, G'Vanni's has been pleasing visitors and locals for many years. The cozy yet extremely colorful dining room is the perfect location for a romantic dinner or business meeting. The extensive menu includes such appetizer favorites as Butterflied Shrimp with organic tomato and Clams Oreganata with butter and crumbs. Salads include Pomodoro, a classic Italian tomato and fresh mozzarella and Antipasto Freddo with veggies, Italian cold cuts, cheese, tuna, and sardines. The rest of the menu includes Kobe Beef Meatballs, pasta, chicken, veal, pizza, fresh vegetables, and of course the freshest seafood available.
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