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Picco Restaurant

#122 of 2,379 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
South End
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513 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116
+1 617-927-0066
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Wed 11:00 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Merrimack, New Hampshire
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Coffee icecream should be named Espresso grit.....Yummy! I don't want a required minimum of 100 characters. That's silly.

Thank TheGutes
Brooklyn, New York
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44 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend recommended Picco, and it was great. The pizza was delicious and the service was excellent. They also have a great drink selection. It's a good spot for all occasions.

Thank fetspot
Boston, Massachusetts
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420 reviews
346 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Very nice beer and wine selection and the food is very good. The cauliflower appetizer is good, as is the caesar salad. The pizzas are very good but they are COMICALLY overpriced. We ordered a large pizza with just mushrooms, olives, and onions, and it was priced as the margherita ($20) plus the toppings which made it a $27 pizza.... More 

Thank David P
Miami Beach, Florida
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120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

In a charming place in Boston, near several cool business houses, this restaurant has its forte in the well-cooked pizzas and in the aroma that takes care of every well laid-out atmosphere! Brewery for that quick snack, or good American lunch! They warn you that the pizza comes burned on the edges so it's not worth complaining afterwards! I felt... More 

Thank Maria Beatriz L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Is there a better combination?! The restaurant was very busy, so we are at the bar. The veggie pizza with Brussels sprouts was out of this world!!!! I can not say enough good things about it. There is a great selection of beer here as well as other drinks. I highly suggest saving room for some homemade ice cream to... More 

Thank Tracearoo27
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75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

This place does not take reservations and as we did not have US phone numbers they could not call to say when table would be ready. It meant a walk round the block in really blustery wet weather. We then went back and crammed into a corner in the hope our table would come up soon. Thankfully the wait wasn't... More 

Thank Nilante
Dover, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We had dinner at Picco tonight before seeing a show at the nearby Calderwood Pavilion. I have to say that the pizza was absolutely amazing. I had the margarita with arugala and a caesar salad. My husband added mushroom to his as the pizzas are individual sized: The crust was perfectly crisp with a sweet taste. Delicious. The service was... More 

Thank WBDover
New York City, New York
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Everything I've had to eat here has been great- creative special pizzas and the best ice cream in Boston. All of the employees are friendly and quick to fix a mistake if they occur (the restaurant can get quite busy so its not surprising if an order gets mixed up). One of my favorite places in the area.

Thank Lauren978
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Doesn't matter the season Picco's always busy and you need a reservation. pizza is cooked to order in brick-kiln ovens. Their wine and beer and ale is always great. The choices are many with a lot of start-ups in the Boston and sorrouding areas. Ie. The Bershires! Also in the dead of winter their sellas many cones and cups of... More 

Thank Ira B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

A friend recommended I try Picco in the South End for delicious pizza! My husband and I decided to check it out one summer evening. We each got a small pizza with the toppings of our choice. My husband got sausage, pepperoni, and a few other delicious toppings. I opted for the caramelized onions, roasted red peppers and garlic. Can... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 513 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South End
  • Neighbourhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-927-0066

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

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South End
Stroll down the beautiful brownstone lined streets while capturing views of Boston’s tallest buildings from a distance. Some of Boston’s best restaurants are scattered around this neighborhood. There are many gems to be found, from jazz clubs to classy bars and restaurants. It is also home to art galleries, interesting boutiques, artsy stores and SOWA open market during the summer months. The South End is a true find in the city, with a more residential feeling than Back Bay.
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