Il Capriccio

Modern Italian

  • 89
  • 2015 Best Italian

Traditional Northern Italian fare is served at Il Capriccio, a relaxed restaurant and wine bar in Waltham using local, seasonal produce and ingredients in dishes like porcini soufflé, asparagus and wild mushroom cannelloni or grilled Atlantic swordfish atop parsley-herb salsa and French lentils. The wine cellar boasts over 5,000 bottles of Old and New World wines, with a large Italian selection while the bar pours classic and seasonal cocktails.

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  • Boston's Best Italian Restaurants 2015 - Zagat
  • The Top 50 Restaurants in Boston 2015 - Zagat
  • Best Wine List in Boston 2012 - Boston Magazine
  • Three stars from the Boston Globe 2011
  • Best Italian Restaurant 1985 - Boston Magazine
  • Zagat rating of 28 out of 30

Menu for Il Capriccio

888 Main Street
Waltham, MA 02453

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  • Price Range: $$$
    Atmosphere: Intimate, Refined, Rustic
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
    Good For: Groups, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion
  • Noise Level: Average
  • Wine Spirits: Full Bar
    Phone: (781) 894-2234
  • Private Dining Room: Yes