Ristorante Massimo

Ristorante Massimo    
59 Penhallow Street   
Portsmouth, NH 03801   
(603) 436-4000   

Est. 1994   

  

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Il cibo é l'essenza della vita....Food Is the Essence of Life.

Enchant your palate with a harmonious marriage of seasonings. Savor the most flavorful fresco of Italian dishes. Relax in a quaint brick European ambiance that whisks you away to another realm. And let us pamper you with hospitality that transforms your meal into a majestic experience.


World-Class Italian Cuisine

We consider Italian food an art form and our goal is to create the ultimate dining experience as if it were a brilliant painting. Ristorante Massimo is a restaurant that offers authentic dishes from all regions of Italy: colorful antipasti; a variety of cheeses; crispy, warm Italian bread, homemade pastas; tender beef, pork, and poultry dishes; succulent seafood; seasonal vegetables; luscious desserts; Italian coffees—all artistically presented by our executive chef and our skilled staff—the truly talented artists behind the dining masterpieces.


Extraordinary Hospitality

Service isn't an afterthought. It's intrinsic to the best restaurants. It sets superior restaurants apart and makes the best bistros buzz. Our guests may not be aware of the lengths we go to ensure the best possible dining experience—but they appreciate it.

Our skilled and thoughtful waitstaff is deeply attuned to the emotional experience of our customers. A romantic first date, a wedding anniversary, a business meeting, a family reunion—each customer receives the kind of first-class hospitality found in some of the world's best restaurants.


The Spirit of Italian Tradition

It's been said "Italians don't eat to live, they live to eat." At Ristorante Massimo authentic Italian food is more than our passion—it's our life's work.

Italian culinary history dates back more than two thousand years, rich with unique regional variations and seasonal ingredients from the northern Piedmont region all the way down to Sicily. Italian cuisine, influenced by Asian, Greek, and African cooking, is a melting pot of arguably the most delectable ingredients in the world. And in the footsteps of these noble traditions, we artfully render and proudly serve dishes that respectfully—and deliciously—honor the past.

Food is the Essence of Life

At Ristorante Massimo authentic Italian food is more than our passion—it's our life's work.

 


World Class Italian Cuisine

 

Service isn't an afterthought. It's intrinsic to the best restaurants. It sets superior restaurants apart and makes the best bistros buzz.

 

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