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Alto Forno

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Italian, Steakhouse
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit to this highly recommended restaurant. The decor and ambiance were excellent. Service was “spotty “ and the food inconsistent. I had the octopus; large pieces of over cooked octopus in a viscous red sauce. Main course was lobster risotto. While there was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank David P
Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

This is our new favorite couples restaurant outside the city. Cocktails, appetizers and entrees are beautifully prepared with attention to subtle flavors as well as presentation. The ambiance and attention from waitstaff add to the experience. Even the valet parking is a cut above.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ron H
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

Dinner, exceptionally warm welcome at the door and knowledgeable server. Stunning design and on trend in look. Fair prices and extensive international wine list. Unfortunately took us two hours to finish our meal when the room was about half full. Long gaps between courses. Food...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank deut2
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Very stylish, elegant, trendy, it’s too bad the food didn’t measure up to the environment. Tasteless Duck entree, with hard and dry couscous, vegetables were raw and no flavor. Veal chop was large, but it was all bone, sauce was basic brown sauce that had...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jbushee2017
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I have been here several times now and have not been disappointed. Service is good, drinks are excellent and food is creative. Restaurant is nicely decorated as well. Will be back again and again!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mcaindeals
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The venue is elegant, perfect for a quiet romantic dinner. Cocktails, appetizers, entrees, and desserts are exceptional - and matched by the service. Highly recommended

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Ron H
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I ate here at the bar for an early dinner. We were immediately warmly greeted by the bartender, (Vito I think was his name) and got our drink orders. The decor is bright and a bit on the modern side, but very...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank cdvc
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Been here several times and the food and service were all great! The scallops are amazing, home made pasta, steaks delicious and cooked to order. The moment you walk in you are greeted with a smile from the hosts, the wait staff amazing and the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank cheryl a
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We have been there several times and really like it. The restaurant has a nice vibe and the staff treats us like we're important every time. The food is always good and the specials interesting and excellent. You can go there for a full dinner...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank RichCBostonMa_
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Near the North Shore Mall in a non-descript building, I didn't expect much. However, the food was excellent. We had a very friendly server who provided a leisurely dining experience. The decor is upscale, generic and the music is monotonous (I felt like we were...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank CaraMHutchins
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