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Galleria Umberto

289 Hanover St, Boston, MA 02113-1810
+1 617-227-5709
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“rice balls” (23 reviews)
“arancini” (84 reviews)
“sicilian pizza” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Fast food
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289 Hanover St, Boston, MA 02113-1810
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1 - 10 of 224 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

This was one of the stops on the North End Pizza Tour. Definitely not the fanciest decor, but pizza was really tasty.

Thank knickfan10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Serves up margarita pizza as well as panini, pizzette, panzarotti, arancini and calzones; all cooked freshly. Friendly staff and happy to explain what’s in everything if you have specific dietary requirements.

Thank FrequentTravellerLON
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whether you like this place or not depends on the type of pizza you like. If you like medium or thin crust pies, don't bother going to Umberto. If you like good thick crust, this is a good place. The lineup was long and slow,...More

Thank Rik T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is amazing. The queue went out the door for pretty much the whole time we were here. Food is simple, but all amazing. Try a good selection and once you’ve finished try a cake at Mike’s.

Thank Sam T
Reviewed 4 November 2017

i dont really get it... we braved the crowds and waited in line for what is supposed to be bostons best pizza. all i can say is.... id hate to see the competitors. i mean this pizza was fine. but i dont get the hype....More

Thank Gabrandall
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Be prepared to wait in line for this delicious food. Pizza, arancini and drinks. Great lunch stop in the north end.

Thank 893ericd
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Great Italian fast food! Very authentic north end experience. It's cafeteria styled restaurant. Come early lines can be very long.

Thank 12emilyen
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Best pizza in Boston! Went with my son for lunch based on a recommendation. Only open a few hours until they run out of food. Line was out the door but went by fast. Bring cash since they don't take credit cards. Sell square pieces...More

Thank KMG1015
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Family run, this place has been there a million years. Noisy, chaotic, with a long line, but worth it. Authentic italian take out ... pizza slices, arancini, pizzette, calzone, all that. If you're in the North End, this is your spot for lunch.

Thank Basiluzzo
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Rice balls incredible, pizza to die for, calzone died and gone to heaven, and wallet unharmed! So cheap and so much food...but good food!

Thank a b
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North End
Wandering around Boston’s North End can feel like
being transported to Europe. Stroll down Hanover and
Salem streets for the finest Italian restaurants,
bakeries, cafes, and a few boutique shops. Take part
in the big debate as to whether Modern Pastry or
Mike’s serves a better cannoli. Before your food coma
sets in, make sure to stop by historic Paul Revere’s
home, and follow the Freedom Trail to Old North Church
...More
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firefightercurrie
22 February 2017|
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Response from pcontis | Reviewed this property |
That is no true. In any event, the joint will be up and running come September!
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Minerva G
12 October 2016|
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Response from GabeyBaby | Reviewed this property |
just good old hard CASH. Hard to deal with plastic as they are handing out thick slices of gooey, cheesy pizza. Take $10 and you should be fine.
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CJBOS
2 April 2015|
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Response from Claudia_br_usa | Reviewed this property |
Yes , they will be open for Good Friday :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 4
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 289 Hanover St, Boston, MA 02113-1810
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > North End
  • Neighbourhood: North End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-227-5709
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