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Delfino Restaurant

754 South St, Boston, MA 02131-1740
+1 617-327-8359
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
754 South St, Boston, MA 02131-1740
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This small gem of a restaurant serves the most amazing authentic food! Small place, no reservations but well worth any wait - you Dan go to a variety of spots fur a drink while waiting plenty near by they’ll call you when your table is...More

2  Thank born2run51
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

I went in without a reservation and was seated promptly to one of two open tables at 6pm. My server, Tyler was enthusiastic and informative. I ordered the Flank Steak dish stuffed with ground sausage. It was delicious. The pasta was cooked to perfection. Even...More

1  Thank Michael W
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal at Delfino’s. We were able to satisfy the classic Italian cravings and enjoy leftovers for the next few days!

1  Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Per usual and expected, service was great, food was incredible and prices reasonable. Greeted by Michael who is a perfect gentleman. Had a table waiting for us. Called ahead 20 minutes prior on a Saturday night. Had the shrimp fra diavlo, spicy and fresh the...More

1  Thank mcstephen66
Reviewed 8 November 2017

The food was wonderful but it stops there.Noise level not acceptable,Rude host not acceptable,Crowded tables not acceptable.The total dining experience was horrible. STAY AWAY

1  Thank _mburt12
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed dinner with a friend on Friday evening. Came early as they don’t take reservations and I hate long waits. We were lucky to grab one of the last tables. Tyler provided excellent service. He was friendly and accurate. We shared the arancini rice balls...More

1  Thank MrsColleen
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Delfino's in Roslindale Village could easily be mistaken for a classic North End Red Sauce spot on any weekend night. The 15 tables are tightly packed and servers glide between the open kitchen and the hungry patrons at an almost frenetic pace. I had called...More

1  Thank Ted P
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Second time there and I must say it was wonderful again. The food and service could not have been any better. The crusty bread is served warm, I felt as if I were in a little restaurant in Italy. Great wine list we enjoyed a...More

3  Thank VineyardLover
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Umm, how about no. Delfino was acceptable Italian food, at best. What is wrong with all of these TripAdvisor reviews proclaiming this to be the second coming of Jesus? We went on a weekday evening for dinner and ordered: - Littleneck Clams - Grilled Sourdough...More

3  Thank JasonArroyo
Reviewed 28 June 2017

My guests and I have always appreciated Delfino for its excellent Italian food and good value. The service is always very attentive - I particularly appreciate the cheerful greetings of Michael the host. The chefs, Joanne and Noel, make a wide variety of great dishes...More

2  Thank michael l
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Questions & Answers
6 December 2017|
Response from mldobek | Reviewed this property |
No, but you can call ahead
6 December 2017|
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Response from _mburt12 | Reviewed this property |
NO,NO,NO If you palm the host with a $20 you might get in.
Margie D
10 May 2017|
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Response from Stephen J | Property representative |
Generally we do not..but have done special events on Mondays, which is an off day or early on Sunday ..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 754 South St, Boston, MA 02131-1740
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > West Roxbury / Hyde Park / Roslindale
  • Neighbourhood: West Roxbury / Hyde Park / Roslindale
  • Phone Number: +1 617-327-8359
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