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Davio's

75 Arlington St, Boston, MA 02136-3003
+1 617-357-4821
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“popovers” (26 reviews)
“spring rolls” (30 reviews)
“steak” (76 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££££
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Service
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LOCATION
75 Arlington St, Boston, MA 02136-3003
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

We went to Boston for my son's college graduation. When he told me where we were going i thought Italian joint. Davio's is a steak place but what a steak place it is. I was pleasantly surprised when I walked into Davio's and saw such...More

Thank Morris M
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2016

Thank you Morris for your review of Davio's Boston. We are happy you were able to enjoy dinner with us for your son's college graduation. We are glad you enjoyed the restaurant, food and Mark's wine suggestion. We look forward to welcoming you back on...More

Reviewed 18 May 2016

Everything is expensive so you may as well eat where the food is great, the service is impeccable, and the menu offers lots of options. This place is loud and bustling and lively. It was a very enjoyable meal.

Thank Lovetogetaway4169
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2016

Thank you for your review of Davio's Boston. We are glad you enjoyed the food, service and menu options and look forward to seeing you again soon. Thank you!

Reviewed 11 May 2016

My husband and I took his mother to dinner for Mother's Day. This was our 1st time here and we had a great time. The selections is great and the food taste even better. Tuna Tartare for apps are delicious. So flavorful and well seasoned....More

Thank bethzyrosario
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2016

Thank you bethzyrosario for your review of Davio's Boston. We are glad you enjoyed your Mother's Day dinner with us and happy to hear you had a great time. We hope to see you again soon! Thank you.

Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

After a long train journey this was just what we needed. The restaurant is very lovely and were made to feel welcome immediately even though we were in our trainers and jeans! The complimentary bread was amazing. The service was fantastic, efficient and friendly. Now...More

Thank Sazmerv
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2016

Thank you Sazmerv for your review of Davio's Boston. We are glad you enjoyed the service and food (including the Popovers, steak and horseradish mashed potatoes). We are happy to be the best meal of your trip and look forward to seeing you again on...More

Reviewed 4 May 2016

My wife and I were looking for a place to go for our Anniversary and chose Davio's on a recommendation from a friend. We don't tend to like overly fancy restaurants, but wanted to treat ourselves to a nice place. We really enjoyed our meal...More

Thank Rob M
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2016

Thank you Rob for your review of Davio's Boston. We are glad you and your wife enjoyed the atmosphere, service, food and your anniversary. We hope to see you again soon. Congratulations!

Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was highly recommended by my son and daughter in law . The food and service was worth every penny.. Can be $$$ but a very romantic ambiance. The staff was very helpful with wine choices and they have amazing steaks that is their...More

Thank Chriscross64
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2016

Thank you Chris Cross for your review of Davio's Boston. We are glad you enjoyed the food and service and appreciate that you highly recommended us. We hope to see you again soon! Thank you!

Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

I did not realize that this is a "chain" - there is one in Atlanta near my office. The food is very good - I was really wanting a Boston option. There were no specials and the waiter discouraged the old favorites as not great...More

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Tania H, General Manager at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2016

Thank you BJCtravelin for your review of Davio's Boston. We are glad you enjoyed the food and have shared your comments with our Team (especially about the favorites). We started in Boston over 30 years ago and our owner has opened other locations including NYC,...More

Reviewed 30 April 2016

This was our first time and we went as a family of four with two teenagers. It is really two restaurants: the light-filled and airy front section and the dark back half that contains the bar. The back seemed cozy but noisier and we were...More

Thank KBBostonBoston
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2016

Thank you for your review of Davio's Boston. We are glad you enjoyed the service and food (and glad you were able to enjoy our Gluten Free menu). We hope to see you again soon. Thank you!

Reviewed 29 April 2016

Went on a weeknight and the place was full. The vibe was upbeat, yet not too loud. The dinner was delicious. I had the swordfish special, with risotto and shrimp and it was cooked to perfection and scrumptious. I don't usually get swordfish - so...More

Thank aklausner
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2016

Thank you for your review of Davio's Boston. We are glad you enjoyed the food, service and wine and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Thank you!

Reviewed 26 April 2016

We had three very enjoyable meals here, the service was impeccable, the atmosphere was conducive to conversation, but the premium you pay for being in the heart of the city just isn't quite worth it. There are places to eat that are just as good,...More

Thank brimel
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2016

Thank you for your review of Davio's Boston. We are glad you enjoyed the impeccable service and we hope to see you again soon. Thank you!

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Questions & Answers
Annette B
20 June 2017|
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Response from Tania H | Property representative |
Yes, please feel free to let your server know that you are Vegan and we can accommodate any request (as long as we have the items in house, we will make any dish).
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allenrtassinari
5 June 2017|
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Response from Tania H | Property representative |
We offer valet after 5 pm on our Stuart Street entrance. We also have a parking garage in the building (10 St. James Parking Garage) or sometimes you are also able to find meters on the street. Thank you.
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Ruth S
4 March 2017|
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Response from Tania H | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. We can accommodate groups of 12 in our main dining room or in one of 3 private rooms that we have. Please call the restaurant for specific inquiries. 617-357-4810 Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Arlington St, Boston, MA 02136-3003
    (Stuart Street)
  • Public Transportation: Green line to Arlington T stop
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-357-4821
  • E-mail
Description
Boston's only Northern Italian Steakhouse, Davio's offers the finest Italian cuisine featuring the finest seafood & a full range of the best meats available.
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