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Best Italian Restaurants in Bala Cynwyd

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A photo of In Riva restaurant
4.4
Awesome(1985)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • East Falls
Booked 47 times today
In Riva stands out for its exceptional Italian cuisine, offering a unique twist on traditional dishes that leaves customers highly satisfied and eager to return. The restaurant earns consistent praise for its delicious food, including pasta, pizza, and authentic Italian apps. Renowned for its excellent customer service, visitors particularly applaud the timely attention from servers. The outdoor patio is a delightful ambience enhancer that provides a wonderful dining experience. Reviewers describe In Riva as their favorite Italian restaurant, highly recommending it for its high-end cuisine in a casually sophisticated setting. The consensus is that In Riva offers an impressive Italian dining experience that is both authentic and innovative.
A photo of La Collina Restaurant restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1417)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Bala Cynwyd
Booked 19 times today
La Collina Restaurant consistently earns high praise for the authenticity and quality of its Italian fare, making it an outstanding choice for enthusiasts of Italian cuisine. Reviewers often emphasize the impeccable service and the excellent, old-world Italian dishes on offer. With rave reviews calling it, "the best Italian restaurant," and a "gem," La Collina has successfully cultivated a loyal clientele, some of whom have been frequenting the establishment for over 40 years. The experience is further enhanced by the serene outdoor dining setting and the friendly, attentive staff. The unanimous verdict among patrons? They'll definitely be returning.
A photo of DePaul's Table - Modern Italian Steakhouse restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1370)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Ardmore
Booked 29 times today
DePaul's Table - Modern Italian Steakhouse has solidified its status as a top-tier Steakhouse. Situated in Philadelphia, this restaurant has continually left diners in awe of their fantastic culinary offerings. With an array of praises from reviewers, DePaul's Table has become renowned for their perfectly cooked Delmonico steaks and sumptuous lobster ravioli. A reviewer lauds their seasonal salad, claiming that its "dressing was savory and sweet," providing a "great richness that coated your mouth with the flavor well!" The establishment's exceptional service, particularly by servers named Josh and Kevin, further enhance the dining experience. DePaul’s Table consistently delivers a classic steakhouse feel with modern Italian flair, justifying its high regard.
A photo of Pescatore BYOB restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1855)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Bala Cynwyd
Booked 3 times today
Pescatore BYOB offers remarkable Italian cuisine that consistently delights customers. The restaurant, a hidden gem, is distinguished not only by its excellent menu options and nightly specials but also by the quality and portion sizes of its Italian dishes. The welcoming and attentive wait staff contributes to the restaurant's charm. The unique BYOB feature allows guests to bring their favourite wine, thus enhancing their dining experience. As affirmed by a multitude of reviews, the food and service at Pescatore BYOB are consistently good and have an authentic touch, making it an outstanding choice for Italian food.
A photo of Villa Artigiano Ristorante restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(334)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Ardmore
Booked 15 times today
Villa Artigiano Ristorante has established itself as a favorite Italian dining destination. Reviewers praise its veal Marsala as the best they've ever had, with its tender meat and flavorful sauce. The lobster ravioli is another standout, with one patron commending its classic Italian seasoning that's "not sopping in sauce". The restaurant's ambiance is often noted, with customers appreciating the relaxing mood accompanied by their favorite Italian songs. The fresh ingredients and creative, well-seasoned dishes are a recurring theme in the reviews. Patrons also appreciate the attentive and friendly staff. With its consistently high culinary standards, Villa Artigiano Ristorante has become a cherished part of its community.
A photo of Core de Roma Belmont Hills restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(172)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Bala Cynwyd
Booked 2 times today
Core de Roma Belmont Hills is highly esteemed for its top-tier Italian cuisine. This well-loved restaurant is often referred to as a "true neighborhood gem", consistently praised for its low-key ambiance, efficient service, and most importantly, its first-rate food. Patrons rave about their "real" Caesar salad and "excellent" pasta dishes. The food, described as "delicious", is acknowledged to always taste "fresh and homemade". The owner, Luigi, has a notable presence, regularly checking in on customers and offering sound recommendations. Despite the modest decor, reviewers insist the outstanding food quality should not be underrated. Many sing praises for the staff's exceptional service, the "delicious authentic experience", and the "impeccable" attention given to dietary restrictions such as gluten-free options. With an exhaustive list of accolades and glowing reviews, Core de Roma Belmont Hills sets the standard for authentic Italian dining.
A photo of Osteria Ama Philly restaurant
4.5
Awesome(246)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Center City
Booked 17 times today
Osteria Ama Philly is a highly recommended Italian restaurant located in Philadelphia. Renowned for its excellent service, customers commend the knowledgeable staff that add to the warm and inviting atmosphere that the restaurant offers. Patrons constantly praise the variety and quality of the food, from the homemade thin crust pizzas to the lobster ravioli special that is described as "delicious". The Chicken Fusilli Funghi and the Veal Parm also consistently garner positive reviews. A noteworthy mention is their BYOB policy which speaks to the authenticity of their Italian dining experience. Osteria Ama Philly has repeatedly exceeded customers' expectations, establishing it as a premier destination for an authentic Italian meal.
A photo of Melograno restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(1584)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Rittenhouse Square
Booked 19 times today
Melograno is a superb Italian restaurant renowned for its authentic cuisine. According to numerous glowing reviews, the establishment serves up delicious, carefully prepared dishes. Guests frequently commend the pasta selections, particularly the duck ragu and crab pasta, while the burrata and octopus appetizers have also won acclaim. The restaurant offers a BYOB policy, enhancing its appeal and adding to the lively atmosphere. Described as both a local favorite and a must-try destination, Melograno continues to impress with its fresh food, top-notch service, and welcomed feeling. As one reviewer poignantly expressed, dining at Melograno feels like a visit to Italy, underscoring its culinary authenticity and charming ambiance.
A photo of Porcini - Philadelphia restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(1985)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Center City
Booked 6 times today
Porcini in Philadelphia is a gem in the realm of Italian cuisines. Reviewers frequently lauded the restaurant's intimate, welcoming atmosphere and the palpable authenticity of its dishes, praising it as "the Best of Philly". Porcini is a family-owned restaurant, run by two brothers, with one as the chef and the other as the host, a factor that significantly contributes to its charm and warmth. The food is unanimously loved by customers, with mentions of homemade pasta, perfectly prepared veal saltimboca, and Osso Bucco ravioli as highlights. The accolades suggest that Porcini is more than just a restaurant - it's an immersive, delectably satisfying Italian dining experience.
A photo of South Philly Italian Kitchen restaurant
4.5
Awesome(80)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Chestnut Hill
Booked 1 time today
South Philly Italian Kitchen is highly praised for its high-quality, authentic Italian cuisine. Located in a cozy neighborhood, this family-run establishment is described by its regular patrons as "a neighborhood gem worth traveling to." The food is always hot, fresh, and served promptly. Despite being a small restaurant with a simple open kitchen, the food is consistently lauded as "fantastic" and "amazing". Patrons particularly commend the chicken Sicilian and chicken piccata for their tender meat and flavorful sauce. Many regulars frequent the place multiple times a month, highlighting the consistency of its offerings. With top notch food served in a friendly, family-owned atmosphere, South Philly Italian Kitchen indeed offers a delectable Italian dining experience.
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