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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Davio's

5 Cambridge Pkwy. (Monsignor O'Brien Hwy.) Send to Phone
617-661-4810
Handsome, lively Davio's glitters; more often than not, so do its pastas and chophouse staples.

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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Davio's Restaurant Review

: This may be one of the only restaurants you'll encounter that, since the heady dot-com years, has managed to upgrade and do even better than before. This outpost is what you'd expect from a restaurant located near the MIT brain trust---lots of thoughtful details. Given the proximity to the 'burbs and the nearby Galleria mall, the crowd is understandably older, calmer and heavier on the station-wagon dynamic than that of the Back Bay branch. The kitchen, however, maintains its sibling's magic touch with pastas and chops. Spaghetti is eye-rollingly rich with lobster, guanciale (pork cheeks) and thyme cream; ditto a double-cut Niman Ranch pork chop, though potato-fennel hash and peach chutney provide piquant notes. Meanwhile, longtime fans needn't fret---old faves like penne with applewood-smoked chicken and sun-dried tomatoes remain.



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