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Mario's Italian Restaurant

1733 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington, MA 02420-5306
+1 781-861-1182
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“chicken parm” (17 reviews)
“pizza” (32 reviews)
“ziti” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
1733 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington, MA 02420-5306
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I work in downtown Lexington and Mario's is my lunch splurge on payday. Chicken parm with raviolis. YUMMO! It is always so good and the bread is the best!

Thank Christine L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our way to Ireland, we were stopped by the early March storm which grounded planes, and we found a place to stay in Lexington, MA. As it was late when we got in, we needed a quick dinner and Mario's was on a recommended...More

Thank Imelda49
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Massive portions of home cooked goodness at seriously reasonable prices. Large variety of pasta and pizza dishes, with salads and appetizers on offer as well. Friendly family wait staff will take care of you and hold the press - they are now licensed so the...More

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Right smack-dab in the heart of the birthplace of America [[ Lexington, Massachusetts]] sits a hidden gem that is known by locals in the area as a staple of the community..... Mario's is down home comfort foot that grandma used to make......Italian style of course.The...More

Thank jdearman77
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Great prices, great portions in this small restaurant in downtown Lexington. I have been going there for over 40 years. Family friendly as well, with child dishes available.

Thank karlmA8675PA
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

The usual Italian East coast style food. Good service, decent prices and fast. All you need when there's no time to cook at home.

Thank Camikasia
Reviewed 7 December 2017

This is a basic inexpensive restaurant lacking in frills, but with a few wonderfully well prepared Italian favorites on their menu. The waitresses are amazingly gracious and fast moving for a restaurant where things move quickly. This is not a place to "dine", but is...More

Thank partx
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Meals were excellent. Service excellent. Have been here 3 times in the past 2 months. Took relatives from Georgia and they really enjoyed the entire meal. Took friends from Florida and the raved about the meal, meat sauce and the excellent prices. I will go...More

Thank travelercamper
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Best Baked Zitti, I ordered 2 trays and was a big crowd pleaser for our annual Meeting, we added a big salad, everyone brought a desert. EASY way to host a meeting.

Thank A281KLsusank
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

This is a little restaurant yet obviously popular with the locals. It was a bit of a wait for our table, 20-30 minutes on a Saturday evening, but totally worth it. While we waited we chatted with someone who comes here on a regular basis...More

Thank Diana F
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Paula W
19 January 2017|
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Response from Recumbent_Tourer | Reviewed this property |
When we visited in August of 2016, we had their Chianti, which was good.
Diane M
19 January 2016|
Response from Sean C | Reviewed this property |
It is open every day and you would take Exit 31A and stay straight for for about a mile or so and it is on your left at the main intersection in Lexington Center, next door to the CVS.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1733 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington, MA 02420-5306
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 781-861-1182
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