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Firenze Trattoria Salem

2 Lynde St, Salem, MA 01970-3404
+1 978-219-1188
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Open Now
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Lynde St, Salem, MA 01970-3404
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Someone matter-of-factly said she and her husband like this place, so I checked it out with my husband. We have been here about five times. Expect to pay a little here, but also expect attentive service and terrific food that you can not be duplicated....More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank nurseria
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

The Albanian brothers that own this tiny restaurant are masterful at Italian cooking. They create dishes with a soul that speak to your body first and then your brain. The Tuscan Stew and Chick pea soup will warm your bones after an afternoon of Arctic...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Scott D
Reviewed 7 November 2018

While we were up in Salem and we were staying at the "Hawthorne Hotel" we had asked at the front desk where was a really good Italian restaurant in town and I told the guy behind the desk not Olive Garden because that is like...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RayTomsRiver
Reviewed 31 October 2018

I loved this little Italian spot. Walked in on a Saturday night and expected to wait a while, but the host was so accommodating he rushed around to find us a table, and kept us updated every few minutes. The ambiance was also really nice,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ColtRich
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Expensive and the food was unsatisfying. Customer service was great but our beef was mostly fat and the pumpkin ravioli was very bland. The risotto was ok but nothing great. $100 for 2 people.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jason P
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We came about an hour before closing and though there wasn't a table right away, they were very friendly about updating us and keeping us in the loop of when one would open. The food was definitely worth the wait though as it was the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Koosha R
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Very pleasant service in a bustling restaurant. Food was good, but not exceptional. Nevertheless, I'd go again.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank LisaR631
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Every bite was full of flavor and texture. Amazing chef. The risotto was creamy with chicken and vegetables - so good. The lamb fell off the bone. The porkchop was tender, seasoned perfect and melted in your mouth. The chocolate mousse was so light but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lis G
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Many reviews here. Ignore the bad ones. This is a very special place. Because it is small and intimate it can be difficult to get into. Tables are close so pray you don't get next to a bonehead. Owner came from Florence and he has...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank rbkrb
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Eat here. It’s good. It is right by Melt which is delicious. You should call ahead and find out if there is seating. They have four tables

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank chippylove
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15 August 2017|
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Response from rspill | Reviewed this property |
We found on-street parking, but there is no specific lot for the restaurant. It is very small, so I would judge it might be a long wait on a Friday in October at 9 PM, although we never tried it.
2 September 2016|
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Response from KitchenJazz | Reviewed this property |
A couple of thoughts. First, It is a small restaurant, and they generally do not take reservations. Perhaps you could call them, and explain you are traveling from Australia, and have a very limited opportunity to try... More
28 June 2016|
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Response from Majestica63 | Reviewed this property |
No not at all :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Lynde St, Salem, MA 01970-3404
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-219-1188
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