This Tiny Restaurant In Boston Serves Fried Calamari To Die For

Fried squid is a popular dish in Mediterranean countries, from Lebanon to Italy. But, if you’ve spent even a few days in Boston, you know there’s no need to travel that far to get excellent calamari. Simply head to Giacomo’s Ristorante in Boston’s North End.

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Next time a craving for fried calamari strikes, you know where to go! Have you visited Giacomo’s yet?

There are now three locations, but we have a soft spot for the one in the North End.

North End Address: 355 Hanover Street, Boston, MA 02113 (Cash only)
Back Bay Address: 431 Columbus Avenue, Boston, MA 02116 (Cash only)
Melrose Address: 454 Main Street, Melrose, MA 02176

For more seafood recommendations, check out our article: “These 9 Restaurants In Boston Have The Best Seafood EVER.”