Al Dente

$ $
109 Salem St (btwn Cooper & Parmenter)
Boston, MA 02113
(617) 523-0990
11:30am - 10:00pm
11:30am - 10:00pm
11:30am - 10:00pm
11:30am - 10:00pm
11:30am - 11:00pm
11:30am - 11:00pm
11:30am - 10:00pm



  • Best italian food in the north end
  • Amazing food, even better service! Incredible experience all thanks to Lisa and this REAL Italian food! Highly recommend the spinach crepe, the eggplant parm, chicken venencia, and chicken parm!
  • Best Italian restaurant in the North End. Small and you probably have to wait if you don't have reservations but completely worth it.
  • Order the Chicken Umberto. Hands down my favorite dish in the North End.
  • Amazing choice for lunch or dinner in the North End. Inexpensive and wicked delicious.
  • Everything we ordered was amazing and the service was PHENOMENAL! Definitely coming back!
  • Trying this place upon reading tips from other foursquare-ers. I am from Chicago, no slouch in the Italian cuisine department.
  • Small tables, big plates. It's a little cramped, but the food is really good. Fresh pasta is definitely worth the extra few bucks.
  • Amazing food! Stay away from the front of the restaurant during cold weather if possible - it's a small space and the hot air gets sucked out every time people open the door.
  • The best in the North End! Such a family feel and wonderful food! I don't go anywhere else.
  • It's just really great - get anything. And the house Chianti is reasonably priced and delicious. Big portions!
  • HUGE portions, I ordered the lobster ravioli and they were very good. Nice service and complimentary limoncello!
  • great service and atmosphere. also has valet parking. I would come back here in a heartbeat.
  • Great Food, Great Service, Great Atomosphere, you gotta go
  • Try the lemoncello!
  • Gnocchi al dente is to die for!
  • Honestly, nothing stood out
  • Anything I have tried. Home style perfection. Staff is accommodating and great. Carbonarra to die for.
  • Going for 20 years. Got here tonight and the best cannalloni in Boston's North End and beyond is NOT on the menu.
  • The penne a la vodka is amazing. Perfect amount of spice and creamy. The chicken parm is also one of my favorites

Nearby places

300 Hanover St (btwn Parmenter & Prince St)
263 Hanover St (btwn Cross & Richmond)
296 Hanover St (btwn Parmenterr & Prince)