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Ciao Bella - CLOSED

240 Newbury St # A, Boston, MA 02116
+1 617-536-2626
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good24%
  • Average17%
  • Poor24%
  • Terrible24%
4 Aug 2013
“A Fave”
25 May 2012
“Overrated”
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240 Newbury St # A, Boston, MA 02116
Neighbourhood: Back Bay
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 5 August 2013

I stop in once or twice a month --- that should be enough to say I love the food! I enjoy taking my wife or taking my co-workers. The setting can be romantic or corporate and the staff has always been accommodating. Recommended to me...More

Thank Jessie M
Reviewed 26 May 2012

Ciao Bella, we should have said bye bye to this place the moment I walked up to the door. Us new yorkers know are restaurants and I know there are way better places in Boston, but the only reason I came here was because a...More

1  Thank Ali K
Reviewed 27 August 2011

We were quickly shown to an outside table of our choice, which was very good to people watch on a sunny evening. The waitress took our order and quickly returned with the drinks - unfortunately the food took a lot longer and did not always...More

2  Thank dell08
Reviewed 29 December 2009

we visited this restaurant for lunch and had 2 bowls of pasta and 3 glasses of wine.........all for $100.............incase you are wondering the wine was $7 a glass. the food was ok but i was totally shocked with the price...........crazy!!

Thank armagh222
Reviewed 15 October 2009

Wonderful location at Newbury street, with a wonderful terrace. Italian food is good, but not great, quite a few of the pastas have the same tomato-y based sauce and land up tasting very similar. However some of their dishes are more than original. Staff is...More

Thank joabla
Reviewed 17 August 2009

My wife and I decided to do some restaurant hopping on Newbury, and Ciao Bella was one of the four we ended up at. It was restaurant week, but we wanted to be different so we did appetizers and wine at each (we ended up...More

Thank BCross822
Reviewed 27 July 2009

I ran into Ciao Bella yesterday at lunch time. The place was full and that always means it might be good, so I came in and sat in the terrace. The service was excellent from the start. I had the lobster sandwich and I liked...More

Thank vTuregano
Reviewed 17 May 2009

We had the crab cakes, and two pasta dishes. The crab cakes were very small for the price. You could have taken one bit to eat them. The pasta dishes were $20-$25 and came in small bowls and were something I could easily make at...More

Thank klw2002
Reviewed 23 March 2009

We wanted to eat at another restaurant but it was too crowded and we would have had to wait a long time. This was next door and I was starving so we dropped in. I ordered the chicken parm sandwich. The slices of bread were...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2009

Decent Italian, though you can do better in Boston. Also, parking in the area is always a nightmare.

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Nearby
Back Bay
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the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable
skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock
Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit
Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques
– as well as every other kind of store imaginable –
all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 41 - US$ 80
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 Newbury St # A, Boston, MA 02116
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-536-2626
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