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295 Franklin St, Boston, MA 02110-3105
+1 617-338-1000
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good34%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
5 Dec 2016
“One of my favorites ”
5 Jun 2016
Closes in 29 min
17:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Steakhouse, Seafood
295 Franklin St, Boston, MA 02110-3105
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Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

I hear they closed? Maybe under new ownership? Not sure. But I brought my father and Italian step mother here and they said it was the best Italian they'd ever had (minus her own). We had a ridiculously good time and new. Stefan was very...More

Thank Lindsey S
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

We ate under the watchful eye of Sofia Loren. That was a pleasant feeling. Moreover, the place has a pleasant look. Service is very good. It was lunchtime, so I presume the menu was a little shorter than otherwise the case. Among the 'Italian' restaurants...More

Thank Michele489
Reviewed 24 March 2016

We decided to go away from our norms for Dine Out Week and tried something new. Umbria's menu seemed appealing. It offered steak, chicken and fish so we decided to try it out...and yeah, it was extremely disappointing. From the "out the bag" salads to...More

Thank XavierPhoenix
Reviewed 27 February 2016

This is a fine restaurant which I have dined in for several years. Service is good and food is excellent. I found it disappointing that the menu was now more restrictive and the Veall Chop which I had enjoyed for many years is no longer...More

Thank Maurice K
Reviewed 14 December 2015

The USDA Prime Ribeye was seasoned and cooked to perfection. The Lobester stuffed potato generous and rich in flavour. High price but top quality.

Thank pizza_mandolino
Reviewed 14 November 2015

Went just for appetizers and wine. GREAT PIZZA, seriously crisp, chewey and charred crust, goey cheese and perfect eggplant and mushrooms. Delicious. Their baby octopi in putanesca sauce is CRAVE WORTHY! The staff and manager (owner? Stephan) were SOOOO welcoming and attentive. Serious wine list,...More

Thank Rita V
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Waiter that served us was pretentious and basically did the minimal to provide us with a nice later evening dinner with our friends from the UK. Not sure what the problem was but the food was excellent and the atmosphere was cozy and perfect for...More

Thank Daneman
Reviewed 28 October 2015

To celebrate our anniversary we went to Umbria Prime on Franklin Street and were so glad we did! We had a fixed prix meal that included 4 delicious courses! My favorite parts were the chicken ravioli in creamed mushroom sauce with tomatoes and fresh basil,...More

Thank Explorer599
Reviewed 24 October 2015

This is a place to go for good food, fun atmosphere and no pretension. It may be a little hard for an out of towner to find but it is worth it.

Thank Pixelpanderer
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Don't go here unless you want to throw money away and get no service.The food is bland and not great service. The steak is ok, but for the price you can get this piece of meat at a finer stablishment.

Thank TravelingTowels
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 295 Franklin St, Boston, MA 02110-3105
    (Broad St.)
  • Public Transportation: Orange/Blue Line: State Street Red Line: Downtown Crossing/South Station
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-338-1000
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