We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Il Ricordi

££ - £££
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
226 Westminster St, Fitchburg, MA 01420-3767
+1 978-345-4046
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

29 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 29: English reviews
Groton, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
44 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Did take out for lunch from the office today. I had never been there before, and the outside, and when you 1st walk in, looks like a sort of rundown pizza place. Ignore that impression. The food is delicious, and the portions are generous. There were 5 of us. Shrimp scampi was yummy with garlic and a good amount of... More 

Thank sfreddi2
Topsham, Maine
Level Contributor
9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just stopped here on the way back to Maine because it was close to us and got a lot of good reviews. We walked in and we're pretty disappointed, was definitely not nice inside. But we have two kids and they were unloaded and inside so we stayed. The menu had a lot more stuff than I expected. We were... More 

Thank Nicole12111
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Il Ricordi is our go-to spot for pizza in the area and I have lived here long enough to try them all (espresso's, parkhill etc). We have not eaten in the restaurant yet (byob) but I usually read the specials board when I come in and it always looks tempting including offering a beef wellington one night which I wish... More 

Thank Ssellers80
Level Contributor
58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Il Ricordi occupies the building that was I think West Fitchburg Pizza. Smallish, and informal, the dining room is comfortable, and they have a BYOB policy - so grab a bottle of wine and go! Cheese ravioli and lasagna both clock in at $12 - both were delicious, healthy servings of homemade Italian food. The owner was very friendly, making... More 

Thank MassHouse
Boston, MA
Level Contributor
38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is kind of tucked away in a location where it's not visible from the boulevard but it's a gem if you'd like Italian atmosphere & good Italian food. Served piping hot & oozing with cheesy goodness.

1 Thank Vivi3399
Uxbridge, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
73 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We visited one afternoon because the wait at The Old Mill up the street was 1.5 hrs. (beautiful fall day with Apple Fest going on at Wachusett Mountain). It was very quiet at 2:30 pm on a Saturday. We ordered a Caesar salad and a small pizza. Both were very good; salad fresh and the sauce on the pizza was... More 

Thank Tyler L
Sartoga Springs
Level Contributor
12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

While most people think this is a pizza place they have an extensive dining room with Incredible entrees I had a dish there with fresh Lobster that was absolutely phenomenal worthy of a five star restaurant so don't think this is just a place to grab a great pizza while you can do that you can sit in the back... More 

Thank Lionel P
Fitchburg, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Its been a while since I went there . I ordered a hamburg pizza and when I got home this pizza looked like it was reheated from the day before. I ride by alot and not much going on for a thriving resturant, which its not.

Thank charlierhickey
Level Contributor
30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

This may be a restaurant the one drives by without noticing it, but it's a must to stop by! The outside of the restaurant isn't fancy and inside looks more like a "House of Pizza," but the food is amazing! We were a party of three, who ordered different things on the menu: spaghetti with meatballs, lasagna with meat sauce,... More 

Thank EmptyNestersUSA
Shirley, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
57 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

A spur of the moment decision to eat there as we've gone by it many times. While it's not much to look at, we have no complaints. The dining room might be small, but it's clean,and the waitress was very personable. The portions were more than enough & the lasagna was very good, the chicken parm was good too. The... More 

Thank K W

Been to Il Ricordi? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Pizza
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 Westminster St, Fitchburg, MA 01420-3767
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Fitchburg
  • Phone Number: +1 978-345-4046

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Il Ricordi staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?