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25 Airport Rd # 27, Fitchburg, MA 01420-8109
+1 978-345-2511
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Today
16:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Tue - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of our favorite Italian restaurants in the area. It has great variety, and their chicken piccata is delicious. The chicken Parmesan and the salads are also good. The Marsala is very heavy on the wine, so if you don't like a heavy wine taste, I would not order it. The average cost is $15-20 per person even... More 

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Thank Tcit
Ashby, Massachusetts
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We were surprised at how tasty the food was. It is pretty standard Italian, but well cooked. Portions quite large. To our surprise, no alcohol, but byob welcomed. Crowded and friendly, and no rushed service despite size and crowds. Will definitely go back, with wine!

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Thank ashby17
Salem, New Jersey
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Il Forno has great pizza and pasta. Our favorites are the Pizza Rustica and White Pie, but any pizza we've had there is delicious. Cheese manicotti is done very well here - get the marinara. We also love their specials which change daily. BYOB so plan ahead -they'll supply the wine glasses.

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Thank SonnyBee1
Massachusetts
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43 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Great meal at a reasonable price. Patrons may BYOB / wine. Large portions that ensure a second feast with leftovers. Can get crowded quickly at peak weekend dinner hours, but staff never flustered, accommodating and pleasant .

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Thank Sophie F
Fitchburg, Massachusetts
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78 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Have been going here for years, lunch costs were less than $10, and dinner about $15. Over the past few years, 2 things happened, less garlic, (they tended to overdue the garlic) and costs have doubled. They do have a good selection of Gluten Free options, I usually go with seafood. Have not tried their GF Pizza, they do have... More 

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Thank tedsc0tt
Fitchburg, Massachusetts
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39 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Excellent Italian meals. BYOB! Cozy atmosphere but a bit on the pricy side. Would r command to all. Also great for a quiet more than filling meal.

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Thank ssfitchburg
Fitchburg, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

great atmosphere food and service. we had 4 different dishes. I sampled all and they were superb. alot of garlic used but delicious dishes.

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Thank holycross1985
Morristown, New Jersey, United States
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent service- garlic bread was hot and very good - most of us all enjoyed our food . My chicken parmigiana was excellent . Penne votka sauce was not up to our standards . Given the choice of eating either at Olive Garden or this place - I'm glad we all decided on el fornicate.

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Thank Ken K
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant while in town on business. It was a great local find. I didn't realize it was BYOB before I went so that was disappointing, but the food and service was great!

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Thank Minz67
Fitchburg, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

an excellent Italian restaurant to eat in or to take out dinners. we have been going to this spot for many many years.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Airport Rd # 27, Fitchburg, MA 01420-8109
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Fitchburg
  • Phone Number: +1 978-345-2511

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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?