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Petrillo's Italian Kitchen

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6 Foster St, Peabody, MA 01960-5504
+1 978-977-5330
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04:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 04:00 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 04:00 - 23:00
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Marblehead, Massachusetts
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131 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We came for a very early dinner at 4:30 and we're seated immediately. The bread was generic sliced white bread - a bit disappointing. Our entrees were tasty enough - veal saltimbocca was tender and flavorful. The daily special of braised short rib ragout over pasta was also quite good. Service was excellent. Prices are moderate.

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Thank youngatheart3663
Beverly, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Small but worth it. Never had a bad meal. Recommend making reservations. Many great choices on meals and appetizers. Also, good selection of wine.

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Thank Grammyof8
New Jersey
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342 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We stopped on our way to Salem. Our experience was different from some recent reviewers and less positive. This is a standard Italian red sauce type of place. While the haddock was good, the accompanying vegetables were not well prepared. The asparagus was nothing more than woody stalks. The Caesar salads were tasty but the calamari was greasy and below... More 

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Thank Hammbrook
Kingston, Canada
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75 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We eat here at least twice a year on our visits to relatives in Peabody. This place is consistent in excellent food, great service, a good time and excellent value over multiple years. First of all , this is an Italian restaurant so the tomato sauce has to be good or else! Here it is delicious, with a deep,rich flavour... More 

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Thank Peter L
Palm Beach, Florida
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114 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Friends took us here while we were visiting; fantastic. We started with calamari that was cooked excellent, tender and you could not taste any grease it was very light, then we had Eggplant Rolatini; excellent. I was gonna go for veal parm but opted for Saltamboca, it was very good, the marsala was a little too sweet, but it was... More 

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Thank Kenneth C
Carpentersville, Illinois
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Very good food! I got the chicken parm which was excellent. My husband had the seafood melody with pasta. The shrimp was huge and fresh! Staff was friendly. Took us a little bit to get the check, but otherwise they were quick.

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Thank Dawn G
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Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We've been going to petrillos for a long time and we've never been disappointed. Their imaginative Italian cuisine is fantastic! The people are warm and friendly and the service is great.

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Thank Mick L
Lynn, Massachusetts
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is a great place. Little Italian place in downtown Peabody. The owner and her sons are terrific and so nice. The food is amazing. I have been here a few times and never had a bad meal. Even if you just want a quick lunch , they have on the left side as you go in, a lunch spot.... More 

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boston
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58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Home made fusili pasta Is delightful Carbonara to die for, meatballs are more than a mouthful. Veal in a lemon wine sauce just heavenly End it with the limoncello gelato in a wineglass This place is just about one of the best for Italian on the north shore!!!!! Loveeeeeee this place, and the owner is a cute Italian lady who... More 

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Minneapolis
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I arrived after 8:30 on a Friday evening, dining by myself. The greeter asked if I wanted to sit at the bar, and I agreed. The bar turned out to be upstairs where there was a second dining area. Every employee I encountered greeted me and was friendly. I chose spaghetti Bolognese ($18.95). The large serving arrived within 10 minutes... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
04:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
04:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Foster St, Peabody, MA 01960-5504
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Peabody
  • Phone Number: +1 978-977-5330

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Beverly, Massachusetts
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Peabody, Massachusetts
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Manchester, New Hampshire

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