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162 Front St, Scituate, MA 02066-1328
+1 781-378-2465
12:00 - 22:30
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon 12:00 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 22:30
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

An excellent choice...The menu was varied, usually fresh fish/seafood are the "specials" of the day..although the menu was quite detailed, excellent wine list..We arrived early, 4p.m..special oysters started at 5.p.m..yummy...We had a party of six, incluing a 10 year child, and all went well..Would definately re-visit when in Scituate.

Thank geraldmrb
Boston, Massachusetts
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Had dinner here and had an enjoyable experience. Had reservations and were promptly seated in a nice window seat. Bummer that this harbor restaurant doesn't actually face the water (actually faces Front Street) - so don't go for the views - go for the food! And speaking of the food - our dinners were quite good. Had good wine and... More 

Thank AJ09-137
Hingham, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Waitstaff was wonderful, the food was real good, it is a bit noisy. We met some local people who go there quite often and they were very nice. One thing was a little different they had no specials that night. It was our first visit , but expected to see some specials. Overall a great night out!!

Thank Robert S
Boston, Massachusetts
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Noise level at the bar was deafening, and in the next room where we ate, it only slightly less so. We had trouble hearing virtually everything our very soft spoken waitress had to say. And when she was asked to say it again, she spoke in the same soto vocce, repeatedly. Maybe she had a sore throat? Anyway, the meal... More 

Thank SassafrassTree
Sccituate , MA
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

This restaurant has the best food in Scituate! East access and good service. It is pleasant and low keyed.

Thank DanforthSccituate_MA
Hingham, Massachusetts
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

My wife and I had a fun summer evening dining at Oro in Scituate on the Friday of Labor Day weekend. We had reservations in advance which was a good call as there were quite a few folks strolling about in the harbor-front area. We were able to snag one of the last remaining parking spots in the municipal parking... More 

Thank MikeVangel
Scituate, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Have been here multiple times and the food has not disappointed yet. The noise level here is usually pretty high and the service is only OK but the consistency of well prepared food is what brings people back.

Thank Peter M
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Long review; here's the summary...Oro is a glorified local bar that serves overpriced food by unpolished, inexperienced but friendly servers in a deafening environment. We had been trying to visit since last summer and had heard mostly positive things (including from a local Cohasset shopkeeper earlier today.) However, this was as disappointing a dining experience as we have had in... More 

Thank CoachBrez
Scituate, Massachusetts
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

This is our "go to" restaurant in Scituate for dependably interesting and fresh ingredients prepared creatively and "with love" by owner/chef and talented crew. Great place to meet friends and share refreshing cocktails offered by the talented bar staff or a selection from the ample wine offering. Oro's popularity can sometimes make a loud space lost quickly in the fun... More 

Thank DavidH41804
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74 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Really enjoy the food and atmosphere on Sundays. The have excellent music as background. Have also been during the week, but it has been a bit crowded with a long wait for tables (a good sign i guess ), but we prefer the more low key Sunday brunch. Food is excellent as well. Local seafood and really like the organic... More 

Thank compassjohn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 162 Front St, Scituate, MA 02066-1328
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Scituate
  • Phone Number: +1 781-378-2465
Located in the heart of Scituate harbor, Oro offers fine dining in a relaxed atmosphere, where the highest quality ingredients from local farmers are selected and showcased.

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