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Boston Restaurants


  • 33 North Sq. Map It
  • North End
  • Italian

Updated 11/13/2013

Fodor's Review

Here's the kind of undeniably friendly, downright cute hole-in-the-wall that keeps the neighborhood real. With seating for 30, Carmen keeps its capacity crowds happy with glasses of wine and tiny dishes of roasted red pepper and olives at the up-front bar. At tables, meanwhile, diners tuck into comforting specials like homemade pappardelle with creamy mushroom ragu and braised short ribs with Parmesan polenta. Desserts and coffee, however, aren't served.

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33 North Sq., Boston, Massachusetts, 02113, United States

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Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Closed Mon. No lunch Sun.–Wed., except lunch offered on Wed. from April 1–Dec 31
  • Reservations essential

Updated 11/13/2013


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Nov 24, 2008

Tiny North End spot, good food

One of the North End's better Italian places. Very tiny place that redefines cozy. Food's good and so is the service.

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