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La Morra

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
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48 Boylston St, Brookline, MA 02445-7601 (Washington)
+1 617-739-0007
17:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Fri 17:30 - 22:30
Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Boston, Massachusetts
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232 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place is a real gem -- not well known, small, and in a location not generally considered by people looking for a fine meal. We went there one cold February night, and got a parking space right in front! We started off with a couple of cocktails, and went on to the meatballs - which were very good. We... More 

Thank Walter C
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the atmosphere, food and service.Go to for family celebrations. Really intimate environment- Feels like you are in Italy

Thank Susan M
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274 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate here with my son on a quick trip to Boston. Fried sage and anchovy appetizer was incredibly delicious. Meatballs were okay, nothing special. My seafood soup/stew was full of muscles, several shrimp, and some assorted other seafood. Very tasty, nice portion size. My son had pickled veggies to start, which were nicely done, good flavor, not overpowering on the... More 

Thank CharlieinTexas
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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40 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

We were visiting family in Boston. This is one of their favorite places--for good reason. Nice ambiance. Excellent service. Not inexpensive, but high quality is worth the price. Kids enjoyed pastas. Insalata Tagliata was large and very good. The Cacciucco was loaded with seafood and very tasty. I rarely find beef tongue on a menu, but theirs (Lingua du Manzo... More 

Thank James P
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

We had dinner at La Morra on December 27, 2016 for a large party of 8. The staff is very friendly but there was major weaknesses in the services. The food is good but not great, thus the rating of 3. The waitress was very friendly and helpful but disappeared for period of time. We wanted a order another different... More 

Thank Alain C
New Orleans, Louisiana
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Where do I begin?? Amazing hospitality only surpassed by the quality of the food. A real neighborhood gem. We arrived ( starving ) an hour earlier than our reservation . The hostesses welcomed us into their waiting room where we proceeded to enjoy small plates. The anchovy and mozzarella sandwich held us over beautifully. As for dinner we started with... More 

Thank lisajon2014
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Josh's fantastic fare, Jen's wines and well-trained service ten with cool vibe make this one of my go-to spots.

Thank Kathleen M
Boston, Massachusetts
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110 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

food was average and a bit spicy for our party. Service was fair and slow. Not much in the way of parking other than on the street

Thank Harvey L
Minneapolis, MN
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73 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The portions on the prezzo fisso are quite a bit smaller than a la carte, for not much less cost. The carrot soup was such a small portion it was disapointing. The food all tasted quite good. I was not overly impressed with the wine flight offered with the prezzo fisso.

Thank jAlfano
Windham, New York
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Excellent food and service. Authentic fresh ingredients. Make a reservation or run the risk of not getting to enjoy this great food. Pricey night out.

Thank Kevin M

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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$20 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Boylston St, Brookline, MA 02445-7601
  • Public Transportation: Brookline Village/Greenline
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-739-0007

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