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Best Italian Restaurants in Society Hill

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A photo of Positano Coast by Aldo Lamberti restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(3883)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Old City
Booked 23 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 Bistro Romano restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(4837)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Society Hill
Booked 7 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 Gnocchi restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(585)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Queen Village
Booked 2 times today
Gnocchi, based in South Street, Philly, is praised as the "best Italian restaurant this side of the Atlantic." A hidden gem in the city, this eatery cherishes traditional Italian cuisine. Customer reviews enthusiastically extol the "truly authentic" Italian food, the "professional staff and service," and the "cozy ambiance." The restaurant's titular dish - potato gnocchi with Bolognese - is particularly lauded, along with their meatballs, Caesar salad, and tiramisu. The restaurant's commitment to quality is so well-regarded, one reviewer suggested the Michelin Guide should award it top ratings. This cozy BYO, cash-only restaurant is sure to provide a memorable Italian dining experience.
A photo of Scampi restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(9)
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • Queen Village
Hi! Scampi will be touring Southern Italy this summer at Wim Cafe at 226 South Street. We will explore with a 5 Course Tasting menu highlighting the food Liz fell in love with. While at the space, there will be a lovely selection of PA wine, beer and spirits to enjoy. These menus only run for one month, so come enjoy and learn some edible history of Italy.
A photo of Saloon Restaurant restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(2425)
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • South Philly
Booked 57 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 Ralph's Italian Restaurant restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(4734)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • South Philly
Booked 34 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 Gran Caffe L'Aquila Philadelphia Italian Restaurant restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1965)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Center City
Booked 44 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 The Victor Cafe - Philadelphia restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(4619)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • South Philly
Booked 25 times today
The Victor Cafe in Philadelphia offers an extraordinary Italian dining experience that transcends the ordinary. Reviewers frequently mention the high-quality, authentic Italian dishes like the Veal Saltimbocca, Tosca chicken, and creamy polenta among others. The menu is vast, offering a variety of entrées, antipasti, and a wide selection of Italian wines available by the glass or by the bottle. Notably, the restaurant is also famed for its unique tradition where professionally trained opera-singing staff perform every 20 minutes, enhancing the already enchanting ambiance. From being a piece of Philly's history to providing high quality food and entertainment, this restaurant is recognized as a classic Philadelphia establishment.
A photo of Pietro's Italian - Walnut restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1830)
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 Spasso Italian Grill - Philadelphia restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(2554)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Old City
Booked 9 times today
Spasso Italian Grill, located in Philadelphia, is esteemed for its authentic Italian cuisine that leaves customers delighted and satisfied. With a warm and inviting atmosphere, this Italian gem offers a rich and versatile menu featuring traditional Italian dishes. From homemade pasta cooked to perfection and succulent seafood dishes, to the special dietary requests they generously accommodate, Spasso Italian Grill proves its robust culinary expertise. Customers rave about their memorable dining experiences, underlining the exceptional service provided by the friendly and knowledgeable staff. Notably, the restaurant is also praised for its impressive selection of wines and a remarkable variety of desserts. In their pursuit to offer an authentic Italian experience, Spasso Italian Grill continuously delivers delicious, high-quality Italian food to its patrons.
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