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Monte's Restaurant

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141 Eastern Ave, Lynn, MA 01902-1307
+1 781-599-0478
11:00 - 00:00
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51 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I love Monte's. Shrimp rolls, pizza, Italian....a decent variety at very affordable prices. Drink specials. Good for families, friends, couples. Casual.

Thank dotbabejules
Boston, Ma
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58 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This long time hole in the wall offers nothing in the scope of aesthetics. The booths, carpet, chairs, everything really, is way past its prime. The place is also cash only,... but, how about that, there's an ATM machine right when you walk in the door ($3 service fee). Ugh. The food is pretty solid. Pasta comes swimming in their... More 

Thank Triplover31
Dallas, Texas
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Good pizza in a place that time has forgotten about - located under a railroad bridge for the B&M railroad close to the great Lynn Fluff Factory and yummy pizza - bring the wife and kids or the mistress and friends it's all good... What happens at Monte's stays at Monte's

Thank davyinbigd
Lynn, Massachusetts
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168 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Stepped back in time when I used to go here for pizza on the way to the Surf for movie night! Pizza is small, thin crust, toppings are plentiful. House salad is small but did the trick. Soft rolls were delicious. Boneless fried chicken sandwich was ok. Fries were hot. Booths were clean, servers pleasant. Prices are excellent. Will be... More 

Thank Seacoastbreeze
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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Be aware before you head there to bring in cash it is a cash-only business they do have an ATM charges $3 to take out money I find it very hard to understand why that is a cash-only business after being open for so many years you would think that they wouldn't be that cheap and get a debit or... More 

Thank colleen6127
Swampscott, Massachusetts
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49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Especially if you are a baby boomer or greater. Best thin crust pizza on the North Shore. Small family dining room and friendly neighborhood bar. Nothing fancy. Homemade Italian salad dressing is full of fresh garlic. Yummm.

Thank Heidi W
Melrose, Massachusetts, United States
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Went there for the thin crust pizza and it did not disappoint. Not in this area much and had to try again. Pizza 1/2 pepperoni 1/2 garlic was very good. Saw from the menu that some raved about the house salad dressing which some use for dipping sauce. We asked for a sample and tried it. Not something I would... More 

Thank Robert C
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Been here for 50 plus years---great pizza. thin crust. yummy italian food. friendly staff. Good Salad too.

Thank Marcia Z
Swampscott, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2016

The pizza which they are known for has deteriorated over the years. As a matter of fact our pizza tasted like it was 50 years old and soggy. We never ate anything else there over the years. We will never go back

Thank loopylinda2016
Spring Hill, Florida
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227 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

I started going here 50 years ago! Not much has changed . We visited here on last trip and the pizza is the same as when I was a kid. Something about a Montes pizza makes them special - a cross between a chain restaurant and a family restaurant is the only way to discribe them "different". Everything else is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Eastern Ave, Lynn, MA 01902-1307
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lynn
  • Phone Number: +1 781-599-0478

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