About Us

Tartufo Restaurant is an award-winning Italian restaurant featuring authentic, unique, Abruzzese cuisine. We are in Newton Centre, Massachusetts, and specialize in chef-prepared Italian dishes-homemade to order-with all natural ingredients, in a pleasant and inviting environment. Come, sit back, relax, and enjoy our delicious Italian food, as well as our wide selection of premium wines.

Tartufo was created by Owner/Manager Anna Mountzuris and Owner/Executive Chef Dante Bellucci. Anna explains the concept for the restaurant entailed a “blending and enticing assortment of organic meats, fish, vegetables, and of course freshly baked bread, all in the Abruzzese tradition.” Chef Dante Bellucci, was born and raised in Pescara, Abruzzi(Italy) and specializes in seafood. He has 34 years experience as a chef, 20 of those years in the USA. Dante is formerly Head Chef at Marino’s Restaurant in Cambridge.