Monday, May 23, 2022

Massimo's Ristorante in Wakefield Is Up for Sale

An Italian restaurant that has resided in three different locations north of Boston over the years is on the selling block.

According to a source, Massimo's Ristorante in Wakefield is for sale, with a post within the Boston's Wicked North Shore Facebook page giving a link to a listing showing that the Centre Street spot has a price of $75,000 and is "TRULY TURNKEY, Keep it Italian or a new specialty." Massimo's first opened in Wakefield in 2014, having previously been in Malden, and before that, Everett. It appears that the restaurant remains open for now, though if that changes, we will post an update here.

The address for Massimo's Ristorante is 19 Centre Street, Wakefield, MA, 01880. Its website is at

by Marc Hurwitz (Also follow us on Twitter at @hiddenboston)

[A related post from our sister site (Boston's Hidden Restaurants): List of Restaurant Closings and Openings in the Boston Area]

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