Food Reviews Worcester presented by Discover Central Massachusetts

Pollo Alla Vodka

I always look forward to dining at a new restaurant. Despite the fact that Worcester has hundreds of restaurants scattered throughout the city, I tend to visit the same circuit week after week. While I had been reading mixed reviews about Lago Ristorante, my palate was ready to visit this new establishment, and form my…

Food Reviews Worcester presented by Discover Central Massachusetts

Steak

My lasting impression of Lago Ristorante on Mill Street in Worcester ended up being much more favorable than my first. From the outside it just doesn’t look like much, but once you get inside and see the long bar extending almost all the way across the room on one side and the picture windows overlooking Coes Reservoir…

Food Reviews Worcester presented by Discover Central Massachusetts

Sirloin

Mill Street is one of the more well-known and bustling streets in the city. One would think that this would be the perfect location to open up a restaurant such as Lago Ristorante. Although the restaurant was marked clearly with a large sign on the main drag, the building in which the Lago is located in,…

Food Reviews Worcester presented by Discover Central Massachusetts

Chicken Isabella

For an appetizer at Lago Ristorante, I shared a Mozzarella En Carranza. The mozzarella was breaded on the outside and it was a light breading without a “Deep Fried Feeling” to it. There were four slices, so it could be shared but certainly a nice amount for one person as well. The dinner came with…

Food Reviews Worcester presented by Discover Central Massachusetts

Chicken Marsala

My first question when hearing about Lago Ristorante was, “It’s where?” It is a bit off the beaten path and the exterior is lacking, but the interior has a nice ambience. The standard menu is typical Italian with a few twists on old favorites. The list of specials that night was extensive and the word used to…

Food Reviews Worcester presented by Discover Central Massachusetts

Chicken Isabella

Having never been to Lago Ristorante before and not being familiar with this area of Worcester, we drove right by this place; it is tucked back a little ways from the road and wasn’t immediately seen by us until we were on top of it. The location is great—right on the water, however all the windows…

Food Reviews Worcester presented by Discover Central Massachusetts

Pesche Spada

Lago Ristorante is a smallish place tucked into a small strip mall next to the Coes Reservoir on Mill Street. The sign is small and hard to find, and I ended up driving past it the first time. Once inside, I found the place a little on the dark side, though I suppose you could call…