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A photo of Garden Grille & Bar - Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia Center City restaurant
4.1
Excellent(18)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Center City
Garden Grille & Bar - Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia Center City is renowned for its extraordinary American cuisine. This gem offers great city views and an inviting atmosphere, enhancing the overall dining experience. Consistently praised for their exemplary customer service, the staff is nothing short of professional and friendly. With a concise menu, the restaurant masters each dish, with the tender and flavorful short ribs getting a thumbs up even from a five-star restaurant connoisseur. The calamari is described as fresh and lightly crisp, and the fish is fresh and perfectly prepared. This restaurant offers a fantastic overall experience and comes highly recommended.
A photo of Positano Coast by Aldo Lamberti restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(3872)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Old City
Booked 24 times today
Positano Coast by Aldo Lamberti consistently delights its guests with its authentic and well-prepared Italian dishes, particularly highlighting seafood and vegetable choices. Reviewers have lauded the restaurant for its excellent food, outstanding service, and unique ambiance, with full murals of Positano adding to its charm. The creative cuisine has been described as fresh and innovative, with several patrons highlighting the seafood, steak, and meatballs as standout dishes. The restaurant's atmosphere is frequently praised for being beautifully decorated, with a lively bar and open, airy spaces. Located in Old City Philadelphia, it is hailed as a delightful destination for any occasion, from casual lunch visits to special celebrations. Its value for money is also mentioned favorably by diners.
A photo of Saloon Restaurant restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(2410)
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • South Philly
Booked 25 times today
Saloon Restaurant is highly revered as a culinary haven for lovers of Italian cuisine in Philadelphia. Reviewers are effusively praising the remarkable dining experience it offers, with particular emphasis on the outstanding service, the rich, impeccable ambiance, and the delectable Italian delicacies such as the veal dish known as "Bosses favorite" and the Old Saloon salad. The restaurant is venerated as a nod to traditional American Italian values, serving consistently incredible and authentic Italian dishes that reviewers have deemed the best in the city. The consistency in quality over the years, as one customer remarked after a 25-year hiatus, attests to its commitment to providing an exceptional Italian American dining experience.
A photo of Gran Caffe L'Aquila Philadelphia Italian Restaurant restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1936)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Center City
Booked 48 times today
Gran Caffe L'Aquila Philadelphia Italian Restaurant offers an authentic and sublime Italian dining experience. Reviewers applaud the establishment for its dedication to true Italian dishes and the consistent quality with every visit. The restaurant embraces regional Italian flavors by highlighting a different region every couple of weeks, enthralling customers with a new selection to indulge in. The commendable service is another tick in their favor, earning high praises for their hospitable and knowledgeable staff. A diverse and carefully curated wine menu additionally amplifies the authenticity of the experience. Whether it's the "best gnocchi ever" or the "Parmesan gelato", the restaurant's offerings are a hit among its clientele, making it a gem for Italian cuisine lovers.
A photo of Bistro Romano restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(4815)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Society Hill
Booked 8 times today
Bistro Romano has been celebrated by many as the city’s top destination for Italian cuisine. Known for making special occasions like a 30th birthday memorable, customers have acclaimed it as their favorite Italian spot in the city. Serving a variety of dishes, from the classic Caesar salad to the creative swordfish entrée, Bistro Romano takes Italian cuisine to a new level with its modern selection. Loyal patrons cite "special food, nicely prepared" as part of its appeal, along with an excellent wine selection, making it the ultimate destination for food and wine lovers. The cozy and romantic ambiance contributes to its status as the best Italian fine dining in the Philly area. With their exceptional service and delicious, authentic Italian dishes, Bistro Romano consistently guarantees an unparalleled dining experience.
A photo of Pietro's Italian - Walnut restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1823)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Center City
Booked 24 times today
Pietro's Italian - Walnut sets the gold standard for Italian cuisine in Philadelphia. Patrons unanimously praise the eatery's exceptional food, highlighting the perfectly cooked pizzas with generous toppings, fresh salads, large portions, and distinctive variety of Italian dishes. The restaurant's ambiance is further enhanced by its excellent location, allowing guests to enjoy city views during their dining experience. The quality of service consistently stands out, with attentive and informative staff making every visit a delightful experience. Whether for a small intimate group, a family gathering, or a business meeting, Pietro's provides an exceptional dining experience. Despite lacking specific awards mentions, the volume of positive reviews, including one guest's statement that it was the best Italian meal outside of Italy, speaks volumes about the quality of Pietro's Italian - Walnut.
A photo of Ralph's Italian Restaurant restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(4691)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • South Philly
Booked 45 times today
Ralph's Italian Restaurant boasts a rich culinary legacy as the oldest Italian restaurant in Philadelphia and the US. Patrons consistently rave about Ralph's unique specials like Pesto Trapanese and the acclaimed "famous" veal parm, as well as their handmade gnocchi with vodka gravy. The food's exceptional quality, authenticity, and "real down-home Italian" style paired with an inviting ambiance and excellent service makes this a much-loved venue for dining. As one review aptly put it, with Ralph's "you'll understand quality and tradition all in one." Indeed, Ralph's is a must-visit for anyone seeking out the best Italian food in Philly.
A photo of Bellini restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1033)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Center City
Booked 12 times today
Bellini is a top-notch Italian restaurant known for its heartwarming ambiance, excellent service, and undoubtedly, the authentic Italian cuisine it offers. As per the reviews, it is a warm and inviting restaurant suitable for romantic outings in Philly. The homemade pasta, Gorgonzola gnocchi, chicken parmigiana, and roast duck are among the favorite dishes. The dishes are known for their richness, fine taste, and generous portions. The restaurant also takes pride in its extensive wine list. It doesn't stop there - the desserts are also highly praised. The restaurant maintains a classic Italian vibe and guests have appreciated that it offers great value for money. The staff is highly praised for their professionalism, friendliness and attentiveness. For many, the experience at Bellini keeps on improving with every visit, making it a favorite among local diners.
A photo of Mercato restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1876)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Center City
Booked 1 time today
Mercato is celebrated as a gem in the cuisine scene of Philadelphia, highly recommended by its patrons for its exceptional quality in Italian food. Visitors consistently praise the establishment for its excellent service and the simple, yet delicious preparation of dishes, using good quality ingredients. Reviews highlight the restaurant's unique BYOB policy, allowing guests to bring their own beverages, adding to its appeal. The flavorful fresh pasta, stuffed meatballs, and garlic bread have all earned accolades. Despite its compact size, guests find the setting quaint, charming, and cozy. This neighborhood restaurant is fast becoming a favorite dining spot in the city. Mercato offers a truly delightful and intimate dining experience, from its food to its ambiance.
A photo of La Fontana Della Citta restaurant
4.2
Awesome(1945)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Rittenhouse Square
Booked 9 times today
La Fontana Della Citta consistently delivers authentic, delicious Italian cuisine, earning it rave reviews from patrons. As a BYOB venue, it provides a relaxed, homely atmosphere that allows diners to enjoy an outstanding dining experience at their own pace. Reviewers frequently praise its extensive menu, with dishes like Lobster Ravioli being particularly recommended. The restaurant's professional and attentive service further enhances the dining experience, with staff often praised for their friendly demeanor. The venue's ambiance is also applauded, with customers comparing it to European dining experiences. As one guest specifically noted, La Fontana Della Citta is "our go-to spot for Italian date nights."
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