Ristorante Massimo

59 Penhallow St..
Portsmouth, NH 03801
(603) 436-4000

Nestled in historic downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire, Ristorante Massimo’s world-class Italian cuisine and quaint brick and stone ambiance transports guests to Florence, Rome, and Venice.

Run by renowned restaurateur Massimo Morgia, Ristorante Massimo offers dishes from all regions of Italy – using New England culinary delicacies to deliciously transform timeless Italian favorites. Ristorante Massimo selects seafood, meats, and seasonal vegetables based on freshness, variety, and flavor, and makes its own bread and pasta from scratch.

With outstanding hospitality and a selection of exquisite Italian and Californian wines from the world’s best vintners, the Italian restaurant has become a favorite local dining spot and a popular tourist destination.

Cuisine:Italian
Hours:Open at 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and select holidays for dinner.
Cost:$$$$
Reservations:Yes - recommended
Specials:Thursday night is Bistro Night: a taste of 'La Campagna' – Italy's countryside. Click here for menu
Private Room:Our private function room accommodates parties up to 20 in elegant surroundings. Special arrangements can be made for larger groups, and state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment is available. Call us at (603) 436-4000.