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317 Main St, Ste 1, Wakefield, MA 01880-5053
+1 781-246-1422
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good23%
  • Average17%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible17%
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“pasta” (10 reviews)
“lobster tail” (2 reviews)
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317 Main St, Ste 1, Wakefield, MA 01880-5053
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is the third time I’ve been to Artichokes. Once was when they were still in Melrose and I like this Wakefield location much better as it’s way more spacious. I highly recommend their martinis they are always delicious and you get your money’s worth...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We have been coming to Artichokes for a few years but last Saturday nights experience was so bad that we won't be back soon. We will try them again but with a party of no more than 4. We had a party of 7 and...More

Thank bob181
Reviewed 13 August 2017

The atmosphere reminded me of some of the places we ate in Rome. The prices are decent for what you would expect. They are more than willing to customize the dishes. Our waitress was great. I had avoided Artichokes because it was so busy. Now...More

Thank ravenwell
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Brought my Mom and family here for a casual dinner and everyone loved it! Portions were ample, service was excellent - our experience couldn't have been better....

Thank V5255PIlisap
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I've eaten there about 6 times in the past 18 months. The food is consistently excellent BUT .... a) Don't go there when it's crowded/busy: after the wait, the crowd noise is unpleasant and the service gets slow. b) Don't go there is the bar...More

Thank Doctr_John
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Nice place and the food is good. The atmosphere is really nice and the downstairs is a nice little area to just hang out and relax.

Thank JeepsnCoronas
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Food is always great. Marsala is my favorite, along with lobster tails for dessert! But service can be slow.

Thank Dena C
Reviewed 5 February 2017

This was our first visit to Artichokes since it moved from Malden. I must say that we were all a bit disappointed. We got there a 5:45 and had to wait 1 hr 10 mins to be seated. Once we got seated it took 1...More

Thank wordlytraveler95
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Met up with some friends at Artichokes the other night after receiving a gift card for Christmas. I used to go here all the time when it was in Malden. I think my family and I used to go at least once a week because...More

Thank LeaMotts
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Trip to Wakefield to try the Artichoke restaurant. Street parking, Small restaurant. small crowd, with a small menu. We were not sure where to park and ended up parking a block away. Service was okay, food was okay, we did expect better. I had the...More

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1 March 2015|
Response from Kimmey20 | Reviewed this property |
No, I do not believe so. You can dress casual.
7 February 2015|
Response from Kimmey20 | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe that they do; but, I am not sure.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 Main St, Ste 1, Wakefield, MA 01880-5053
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Wakefield
  • Phone Number: +1 781-246-1422
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