Angry owner berates and belittles his staff in front of customers. I've never felt so uncomfortable in a restaurant... and NO you do not use peas in chicken piccata, unless you're too cheap to buy capers.
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Was unsure because the place was empty at lunch time during the week. That is unusual for most places. But the food was wonderful, had the Lobster Fiesta (special). The restaurant was overly cool, temperature wise.
Bon voyage party for our coworker Cheryl. Food was delicious and service was great too! I think her name was Elizabeth..... The Veal Scallopini was off the charts good!! All in all for these locals, Il Forno is always a nice homey Italian spot.
Been going there for years and the food is excellent. Service has always been outstanding and the portions are usually good for at least another if not 2 additional meals. Bring your own wine and they will supply the glasses and open the bottle for...More
Our family has been there numerous time in the past two years and they never missed a beat. The Chef / Owner has come out and was sincere on asking if all was O.K., not just an ego trip walking the floor.. Being from a...More
We are seldom in Fitchburg, but always eat here when we are. The meal was top-notch and the service was outstanding. The restaurant is noisy and we were there on a Saturday night and it was packed and the din was a little annoying. However,...More
We were a bit surprised by the price they charged for their entree's. It is a bit pricey for the area so it wouldn't be somewhere I would go on a regular basis. There are other places to get decent italian food and not go...More
We were the first in for lunch on Tuesday. I liked the bright, pretty decor. Nicer than one would expect form a strip mall restaurant. Our food was excellent - Veal Francaise and Chicken Parm with Cheese Ravioli. Prices were affordable and our server was...More
Nothing is fancy here. Il Forno is in a strip mall. It is important to note that Il Forno does not serve liquor of any sort. It is a BYOB. The server can't even pour what we brought. Selecting our food was difficult because there...More
This place is a location one might drive pass and not stop from outside, but they would miss some great food and big plate size. On a whim, we stopped and enjoyed our "take home" bag, because the meal was so large. The server was...More