About

Nestled in the Heart of Boston’s Historic North End


restaurant 1st floor dining room with candles and expose brick wall

TARANTA is still quite young in the eyes of Boston’s famous North End, yet it has managed to make possibly the biggest mark in the oldest part of Boston. After having a previous history with other famous and well respected restaurants in “little Italy”.

second floor dinning room tables and chairs with brick exposed wall and candlelights

Taranta is a small restaurant serving Italian food with a Peruvian twist, with a strong focus on sustainability. Our staff has decades of experience in hospitality paired with worldly education about our menu, and we strive to offer high quality food, great service, and wine from many small dedicated producers around the globe. We strive to provide our customers with amazing gastronomic experiences while educating and promoting care for the environment, and considering our social responsibility at all times.


Taranta Accessibility Statement

Taranta Restaurant is committed to facilitating the accessibility and usability of its Web site, tarantarist.com for all people with disabilities. Working with a web accessibility consultant, we are implementing over time the relevant portions of the World Wide Web Consortium’s Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 Level AA (WCAG 2.0 AA) as its web accessibility standard, which will also brings our website into conformance with the Section 508 Web Accessibility Standards developed by the United States Access Board (Section 508). Our website will be tested on a periodically to make sure it is kept up to standards.

Below are some of the steps we are taking under our accessibility policy:
We have engaged an experienced web accessibility consultant, to conduct a website accessibility audit and provide us with specific recommendations to facilitate website accessibility and conformance with WCAG 2.0 AA standards. On an ongoing basis, we will have periodic website accessibility audits conducted in order to provide feedback to us regarding conformance with WCAG 2.0 AA standards.

Contact us with your accessibility questions.
Please be aware that our efforts are ongoing. If, at any time, you have specific questions or concerns about the accessibility of any particular Web page on tarantarist.com, please Contact us. If you do encounter an accessibility issue, please be sure to specify the Web page in your email, and we will make all reasonable efforts to make that page accessible for you. Please also feel free to call us and let us know how we can help you. We are here to service our community.

Image of Coccio di Pesce, a dish of Octopuss and Chikcpeas

4 large shrimp with brocolli on a terracotta

Espresso Crusted Beef Tenderloin with fried Sweet Potatoes

Pisco Sours and candlelight