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Make our family favorites your family favorites

Italian Lasagne Festonate

Pastene’s festonate noodles are imported from Italy and are made from the highest-quality durum wheat semolina.

Tomato Basil Pasta Sauce

Tomato Basil Pasta Sauce is a blend of whole peeled tomatoes, diced tomatoes, basil, and fresh for an authentic Italian taste.

Instant Polenta

Made in and imported from Italy, Pastene Instant Polenta is made from 100% pre-cooked cornmeal. Our polenta cooks in 3 minutes and can be served in paste or cake form.

Tuna (Tonno)

Pastene Tuna (Tonno) is fresh-packed in olive oil and makes for a quick, nutritious lunch. Our Skipjack tuna is super tender, low in cholesterol and is a naturally gluten-free food.

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Get straight to the good stuff with Pastene’s selection of kitchen-ready tomatoes. Peeled, ground, and fresh-packed, we’ve taken all the work out of it. All you have to do is open and enjoy!

You Say Tomato.
We Say San Marzano.

San Marzano tomatoes are known for their low acidity, sweet, savory flavor, and ruby-red complexion. From master chefs to first-time…


Crave-Worthy Recipes

From Sunday dinner to Taco Tuesday, find the perfect recipe
for your next favorite dish.

Gluten Free Recipes Soups

Pastene Chili

Easy Weeknight Pasta & Risotto

Creamy Gnocchi

Gluten Free Healthy Eats Soups Vegetarian

Old-Fashioned Tomato Soup

Holidays Main Courses Pasta & Risotto

Oven-Baked Lasagna

Gluten Free Main Courses

Creamy Polenta

Who we are

Pastene - Quality Foods Since 1874

What started in 1848 as a modest pushcart operation out of Boston’s North End has grown into one of North America’s oldest family-run businesses. Over 172 years, we have continued to hone our craft and grow alongside generations of customers.

A lot has changed over the years, but the one thing that remains is our family’s commitment to quality. Rich tradition, family atmosphere, commitment to our community, and pride in our product is what continues to inspire us year after year.

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