Maggiano's - Philadelphia
Maggiano's - Philadelphia

Maggiano's - Philadelphia

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.maggianos.com/
  • Phone: 2155672020
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch: Monday - Saturday: 11:30am - 3:00pm, Sunday: 12:00pm - 3:00; Dinner: Sunday - Friday: 3:00pm - 10:00pm, Saturday: 3:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Carte Blanche,Diners Club,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: American, Italian
  • Executive Chef: Matt Delano
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Delivery, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Catering: Maggiano's delivers! Just place your order, and we'll take care of the rest. All delivery orders include: table coverings, plates & utensils, a complete setup to keep the food warm throughout your event, party-sized pans providing generous portions for all of your guests. Please call 215-567-2233 to schedule your delivery. Orders must be placed by 7 p.m. for next-day delivery. Minimum order required. Delivery fee applies.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: 12th
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Our guests may use valet, street or public lot parking.
A word from Maggiano's - Philadelphia
Maggiano's Little Italy specializes in Italian-American cuisine served in a warm & friendly atmosphere. We are open daily for lunch & dinner, offer a convenient Carryout service as well as beautiful & accommodating Banquet space for every special occasion.
Maggiano’s menu features both classic & contemporary Italian-American recipes – homemade pastas, signature salads, prime steaks, fresh fish, regular chef specials & specialty desserts, accompanied by a large selection of wines & specialty drinks. The food is made from scratch daily & served in a welcoming environment. Family style service or individual entrees are available.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerKid Friendly
Maggiano's - Philadelphia reviews from OpenTable diners
219 reviews since May 25, 2014
Overall Rating4.2
  • Food4.3
    Service4.2
  • Ambiance4
    Noise LevelModerate
92% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
good for groups (153)special occasion (104)kid-friendly (66)fit for foodies (60)romantic (53)great for lunch (51)neighborhood gem (46)hot spot (27)great for brunch (23)notable wine list (21)vibrant bar scene (19)great for outdoor dining (18)late-night find (14)scenic view (6)Show More
  • Always consistent
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 9/18/2014
    Consistently good food and service. Like the lighter fewer calorie options now available. Hope they stay on the menu!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Lunch Options
    BarbaraMan
    Dined on 9/16/2014
    The lunch menus offers many great options. There are salads, sandwiches, and entrees. The soup or salad and 1/2 sandwich option was just what I wanted. I loved my spinach salad and 1/2 salmon advocato BLT. My companion enjoyed her 1/2 turkey meatball sandwich. Prices are reasonable and service is good.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • awesome
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/14/2014
    Second time here and won't be my last. Loved the food. Ordered chicken parmigiano from lighter fare and it was delicious.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great experience
    OpenTable Diner Since 2006
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    Food was very good. Love the way they don't have a problem creating your own salad from components of menu items.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Good service average food
    phillylawyer
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    I like the location near the courthouse, the service, and the decor. The food was very average. The salad was not fresh and the veal dish was not hot. Apparently, they give you a large portion to make up for the very average quality. It is a restaurant arranged for large, convention type crowds and not for good dining.
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  • i love this place
    anakin
    Dined on 9/8/2014
    i have had a few events there and have not been disappointed, next year i will have my husbands birthday dinner at the filbert location .
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, hot spot, kid-friendly, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Family Style Dining is a Must!
    yummy
    Dined on 9/7/2014
    The food is plentiful and delicious! Didn't like the fact,that when I called my waitress she responded with a "yeah what's up?" Other than that I will be back!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Food always good, but....
    Promoboy
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    This time had to suffer with terrible service. Restaurant mostly empty, but waiter could not get act together. Looong wait for entrees and forgotten items. He did acknowledge it was his fault and comped us dessert. I would go back again, but not with this waiter.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, kid-friendly
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    I have eaten here on numerous occasions the reason for returning each time I am in Philadelphia is that this restaurant is always great both in quality of food as well as in quality of service.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Happy as a Lark!!
    luv2dine
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    We planned an impromptu trip to Philly last Sunday and were so excited that you had availability at a reasonable time!! We went with our friends and enjoyed your family style menu. It was a great way to try some new dishes and a ton of food. Wish there were more Maggiano's around us!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, hot spot, kid-friendly, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding food and services!
    Verizon
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    Besides outstanding food services, also convenient location, pleasant environment!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Amazing!
    SouthernGirl
    Dined on 8/26/2014
    This was some of the best Italian food we have ever had. The cream sauce on the manicotti was incredible! Servings are quite large so we shared everything ansley full. The shared strawberry pie was perfect. Don't miss this restaurant!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • HungryMan77
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    I Love this Place... This was one of the first place I took my girlfriend to when we first started dating 6 years ago and when we was going threw some hard times this is the place I thought of because of the great food and the romantic atmosphere it always made everything feel right. I tried almost everything on the menu and I must say it's all delicious!!! The only thing I can say wrong is that there isn't much parking and when you find one it could be a few blocks away but other then that this will aways be my number one spot..
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, hot spot, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Nice Italian food
    myhappyplace1
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    My 82 year old father in-law's words was: they have done a very nice job making this place look and feel like a one of a kind. He was very surprised to find out that it was a part of a chain. Food was great and plenty to take home for left overs...
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, late-night find
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Welcome to Philly dinner
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    We came to Philadelphia to see off our young friend at college. We wanted to take her and her family to dinner. We had a GREAT server in Randy and the food was excellent. I had been to Maggianno's in Boston but had not had the family style meal. WOW!!! That is all we could say. The food kept coming and coming and coming. Definitely a great place to take a group of over 6 for a dinner that you know they will eat.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, fit for foodies, special occasion, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Consistently great food
    chompchompchomp
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    Always consistent, delicious Italian food. Love the lemon cookies!
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, kid-friendly, good for groups, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Food
    LuckyLew
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    We had another great meal in Philadelphia when visiting Maggiano's. The service was very good and the server helpful. The portions were huge, and the pasta cooked to perfection. A wonderful way to spend a relaxing evening.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great
    rejan2
    Dined on 8/21/2014
    A great place for two or a group. The food was very good and you will love the dessert.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, hot spot
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great time
    librareins
    Dined on 8/17/2014
    Since I have been married, our Anniversary dates has been at Maggiano's. Five year Anniversary was this past Sunday. Dining experience was great. Never knew they had outside tables. That was different. I will be back next year.
    Special Features:
    scenic view
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Food in Abundance
    kandineout
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    Parking in downtown Philly wasn't difficult when the Marriott across the street offers valet service for Maggiano's. We ordered from the family style menu and were not the least bit disappointed by any of the choices selected: stuffed mushrooms, crab cakes & caprese for the appetizer course; eggplant parm, shrimp scampi, chicken saltimbocca & veal piccata for main course, and the manager gave us a third option to add to the dessert course: profiteroles, chocolate zuccata bites & creme brulee. looking fwd to leftovers for lunch today. Buon Appetite!
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, late-night find
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • LoveGreatFood
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    Fabulous food, fast service. Had our reservation, great table. Friendly staff, very knowledgeable.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Very good dining experience.
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    Just a brief review. Arrived on a Saturday at 5:00 pm. Seating for four was immediate. Not too crowed at this time. Crowd picked up by 6:00 pm when we were leaving. Our waiter was great, very attentive, but he only had two tables. Drinks were good, well made. Balsamic salmon was cooked perfectly for my taste, not over cooked, very pink in the center. Fried mozzerella squares (app) were amazing (their version of mozzerella sticks). My guest said the steak, while cooked perfectly, was good but not great. Everyone at the table thought the veal was very good. I don't eat veal, didn't care for it, but what do I know. Overall a very good experience.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, great for lunch
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Consistently great food & Service
    NHRon
    Dined on 8/15/2014
    I've dined at several Maggianos across the country and the experience is always consistent. Great service, great food. Deserts are always fantastic, so try hard to save a little room. :')
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, kid-friendly, fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion, great for lunch, late-night find, neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding Philadelphia Dinner
    Woody
    Dined on 8/12/2014
    Maggiano's has great Italian dinners - the quality of the food is excellent as well as very large portion size.....go hungry and be prepared to enjoy every morsel. This downtown location is conveniently located near the business district, theatre district and tourist area....we will definitely be going back when in Philly. Also had a good wine selection at reasonable prices for the city location.
    Special Features:
    special occasion, neighborhood gem, hot spot, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Disappointing
    Phillyfoodie
    Dined on 8/10/2014
    We visit Philly each year and always look forward to Maggiano's. This year was disappointing. The bus boy was rude, our waiter was terrible. We had to inquire about a deal they were offering, as it was not advertised anywhere or mentioned to us by our server. We had a 9:30pm reservation, ordered appetizers and drinks and were actually enjoying ourselves. We ordered our entrees, our server said, "the kitchen closes at 10." I asked what time it was and he said it was 10. He made no attempt to tell us this at any point, even after we told him we were going to order more later. He took our order, then took forever to serve it, and it was ice cold when he did. He redeemed himself a little bit when he did come back with a birthday surprise.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • great attention to allergies
    JoeyC
    Dined on 8/6/2014
    My partner has a serious food allergy and it was great to have a chef come to the table and cook especially for us! Amazingly good service in a big chain restaurant! The food was good, the pasta especially so! We will certainly be back!
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Lunch
    PhillyLunch
    Dined on 8/4/2014
    Meeting someone I didn't know attending a conference, and the staff was very attentive to making sure my guest was brought to my table promptly upon his arrival. Great food and service.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Greatness
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/2/2014
    I had a wonderful time during my dinner dining there. The waiters were rally nice and knowledgable.
    Special Features:
    romantic
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • First time dinner...
    elopetoeat
    Dined on 8/2/2014
    A wonderful experience and so warming environment. I came for my birthday I'm so glad this was the restaurant choice.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Amazing
    AB123
    Dined on 8/1/2014
    I love Maggianos! Everything is great, me & my boyfriend had an amazing romantic night thanks to you guys!!!!!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion, hot spot
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Very Good Italian
    Tastysearch
    Dined on 8/1/2014
    Even though a link in a national chain, this restaurant serves very good Italian. Expansive list of appetizers, interesting salads and tempting specials. The entrees are tasty whether it be chicken, seafood or veal. Freshly made pasta fills out every meal. Large portions that are filling. Dessert selection is very good. Good wine and beer lists. Veteran wait staff -- knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Lively bar that fills up quickly. Worth a visit
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • good food and well organized
    spike1019
    Dined on 7/29/2014
    Really nice experience. We were seated promptly and out server Kirsten was polite and attentive. We had Chicken Francaise (great taste not served as hot as I would have liked) chicken parm and spaghetti. All tasted great. The roasted potatoes were really good. Dessert was also good... We had cheesecake and Vera's lemon cookies. The cookies were nice and light and great after the meal with a coffee. Water glasses were always refilled. Prices are fair and location is good. A great place for a nice Italian meal in Philly!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Good as always!
    kpankey
    Dined on 7/26/2014
    This visit just as with all my visits to Maggiano's have been enjoyable. The food never disappoints!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • deespringfield27
    Dined on 7/26/2014
    I took my grandchildren for the first time to Magginanos. They loved it. Our waitress was wonderful. Her name was Lindsey. We definitely will be back.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, kid-friendly, fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Steve
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    Consistently good! We were there twice in one week we enjoyed it so much!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good Choice for Us
    TappanTravelerVIP
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    Reservations a must to avoid disappointment. I use Open Table. Quick and confirmed on line. We were 8 with 4 children. Selection was good including our one grandson who has Celiac (gluten allergy). Two negatives: seated next to the door for the sidewalk cafe. Gratefully it was moderate outside as we were hit with constant breezes and waitstaff conferences.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Loved this restaurant
    Slydog
    Dined on 7/24/2014
    All six members of our group loved the food and the wine. Service was outstanding. Would definitely recommend this restaurant to people who enjoy Italian food.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Steve
    Dined on 7/23/2014
    Never disappointed, fabulous food and service! Our food was freshly prepared and the raspberry tea is delicious.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • kellyQ
    Dined on 7/21/2014
    The food was delicious but it took awhile to be delivered to our table. Our server was courteous and attentive.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Not good in anyway
    Loveeatingout520VIP
    Dined on 7/21/2014
    It was disorganized, horrible service. Waiter was deshoveled, folks who delivered food were poor at best. I would never go back here.
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    • Noise LevelModerate