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Artu

#132 of 2,373 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Neighbourhood:
North End
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6 Prince St, Boston, MA 02113-2409 (Hanover Street)
+1 617-742-4336
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Today
11:30 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 02:00
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Wilmington, Delaware
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78 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Walked in around 6:15 on a Saturday night and were surprisingly seated immediately. The wait staff was very knowledgeable and efficient. The meals came out quickly and all were excellent. Pricing was reasonable and they had a decent wine list. Although there was a backlog when we left, there was never any pressure on us to get out.

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Thank mieczyslaw2015
La Paz BCS
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180 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just stopped in on a cold and misty-rain evening for a drink. Cozy and welcoming little spot down a little side street in the north end among the Italian restaurants. Wendy was waiting bar and she made us the best dirty martini and vodka mule my wife and I have ever had. Some local guys at the other end of... More 

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Florida
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with a party of 9. The staff was friendly, service was good and overall the food was good. The Calamari & Mussels appetizers were good, Had the Gnocchi Al Forno, Melanzane Parm, Ravioli, Bolognese, etc. No complaints about anything with the exception of the Linguini and Clam sauce, it wasn't bad but other nearby restaurants are better for this... More 

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Thank CriticalTravelerFl
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The dinner of veal parmigiana with side pasta coupled with a lovely chianti was very tasty in the Little Italy section of Boston. My wife enjoyed a lasagna that was also very well done, but disappointed that the short rib ravioli listed on the menu was unavailable. No complaints from our friend who found her fussili with sausage and broccoli... More 

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Thank Thomas L
Methuen, Massachusetts
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107 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Artu is located on Prince Street and they have a sister location in Beacon Hill. Both offer similar menus - their appetizer of vegetable platter is yummy along with meatballs, pasta, and other dishes. Waitstaff is friendly and attentive.

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Thank Subourd
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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60 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We had a great lunch at Artu....I enjoyed the cheese ravioli and my partner had spaghetti carbonara...both were very delicious!

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Thank Elaine S
Santa Clarita, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We needed a good Italian restaurant that could accommodate 10 people on a Saturday night on the North side of Boston. We found that perfect place with Artu's! The food and atmosphere were just what we were looking for and the service was impeccable. One person in our group is allergic to garlic and they were able to make her... More 

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Thank Chris S
Friendswood, Texas
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

My friends and I recently dined at Artu. We made reservations and were seated pretty quickly after arriving. The staff was friendly and accommodating. The restaurant is small, but very cozy. Our waitress was bubbly and efficient. The food was very tasty and the drinks were equally good! If you're in the North End of Boston, give Artu a try!!!

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Thank MaryWeatherall
Baton Rouge
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194 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Very good antipasto of roasted vegetables followed by an excellent and unique pizza of prosciutto, fig and gorganzola. Very good service and a decent selection of wines by the glass topped off a great lunch. Very nice surroundings.

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Thank WickedWalt
Newtown Square, PA
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61 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

My friends and I were there over the weekend for dinner. We had a reservation and were seated promptly. The waiter was courteous and helpful. The food was wonderful and everyone enjoyed their entrees.

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Thank NewtownSqGal

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$18 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 02:00
Monday
11:30 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 02:00
Thursday
11:30 - 02:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:00
Saturday
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Prince St, Boston, MA 02113-2409
    (Hanover Street)
  • Public Transportation: Artu is accessible from the Haymarket T stop (green and orange line) , the North Station T stop (green line) Government Center (green and blue line) and the Aquarium Stop. (blue line)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > North End
  • Neighbourhood: North End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-742-4336

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

Staying in North End

Neighbourhood Profile
North End
Wandering around Boston’s North End can feel like being transported to Europe. Stroll down Hanover and Salem streets for the finest Italian restaurants, bakeries, cafes, and a few boutique shops. Take part in the big debate as to whether Modern Pastry or Mike’s serves a better cannoli. Before your food coma sets in, make sure to stop by historic Paul Revere’s home, and follow the Freedom Trail to Old North Church and Copp’s Hill Burying Ground. Take a rest in a cafe on Hanover street and observe the quirky, European character of the North End.
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