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La Viola Ovest - La Viola - West, Philadelphia, PA

La Viola - West

4.5
4.5
748 Reviews
$30 and under
Italian
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La Viola West is now OPEN and operating at normal business hours. To have your table reserved please call us at 215 735 8631. Walk-ins are welcome!

La Viola - West offers an authentic Italian dining experience. An excellent place for date night, it has decor that includes wood furnishings, crisp linens, and soft, romantic lighting. The menu at La Viola - West includes a variety of pasta along with grilled and roasted meats such as veal, chicken, and fresh fish.

An array of desserts, hot coffees, and sodas are available to order with your meal at La Viola - West. However, no alcohol is served, although you are welcome to bring your own bottle with you. Offering catering services and designated event space, the restaurant hosts special parties and celebrations upon request.

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2 people

9:00 PM


Booked 4 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Price
    $30 and under
  • Cuisines
    Italian, Mediterranean, Seafood
  • Hours of operation
    Mon–Fri 11:00 am–3:00 pm Mon–Thu, Sun 4:00 pm–10:00 pm Fri, Sat 4:00 pm–11:00 pm
  • Phone number
    (215) 735-8631
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress code
    Casual Dress
  • Neighborhood
    Rittenhouse Square
  • Parking details
    Latimer St & S 15th St is the closest parking lot, 2 min walk.
  • Additional
    BYO Liquor, BYO Wine, Gluten-free Options, Kosher, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Vegan

What 748 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.5
4.5 based on recent ratings
  • 4.5Food
  • 4.5Service
  • 4.2Ambience
  • 4.5Value

NoiseModerate

748 Reviews
  1. charlesn

    Philadelphia

    6 reviews

    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on June 7, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Always a great dinning experience at La Viola West. Orders were done correctly, served together and easily in time for our concert.

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  2. BeverlyC

    Philadelphia

    12 reviews

    5.0

    12 reviews

    Dined on June 1, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    One of my most favorite restaurants in Phila! They have an extensive menu, plus a seasonal menu, and Specials! Fresh ingredients and seasonings are in every meal, it’s always a wonderful experience! Service is impeccable!

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  3. dineoften

    Philadelphia

    60 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    60 reviews

    Dined on June 1, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Among the best in Philly in all respects! We've dined there several times and have never been the slightest bit disappointed. The waitstaff is phenomenal, personable and attentive.

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  4. jules

    Philadelphia

    105 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    105 reviews

    Dined on May 31, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Tried the barramundi special and it was so delicious. Klajdi our server was amazing as usual. Great night out!

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  5. familyandfriends

    Philadelphia

    34 reviews

    5.0

    34 reviews

    Dined on May 30, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    This is a charming BYOB restaurant with reliable service and tasty Italian fare. We love being greeted by the owner, who goes from table to table to ensure that all the guests are enjoying their meals and feel personally welcome. We have been back many times.

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  6. BCJC

    Philadelphia

    15 reviews

    4.0

    15 reviews

    Dined on May 25, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 3
    Everything we ordered was excellent, good value, portions were appropriate.

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  7. OpenTable Diner

    Richmond

    3 reviews

    4.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on May 24, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The restaurant was so warm and inviting! Wish the website would have said that it was a BYOB. Other than that truly a place not to be missed

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  8. KimberlyP

    New York City

    7 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on May 18, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Great food and service. We enjoyed our dinner immensely.

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  9. OpenTable Diner

    Central Coast

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 17, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 2
    Food was delicious. That being said, we were immediately hounded to make decisions on dishes and barely had enough time to review the menu. It felt like we were being rushed out the entire time, and the restaurant was so loud that it was extremely difficult to hear the people in my party seated next to me without yelling and asking them to repeat themselves multiple times.

    1 person found this helpful

  10. OpenTable Diner

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 17, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 3
    The food was ok. However we were very rushed to make our food choices, finish our meal and pay. I could barely finish my coffee after dinner before the server came back to the table several times to pick up the check. At one point a friend dining in our party was so frustrated with this server that she had to outright tell him twice that we were not finished yet.

    1 person found this helpful

FAQs

La Viola - West does offer delivery in partnership with Postmates and Uber Eats. La Viola - West also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (215) 735-8631.

La Viola - West is rated 4.5 stars by 748 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

9:00 PM


Booked 4 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for La Viola - West

252 S 16th St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

Additional information

  • Neighborhood
    Rittenhouse Square
  • Hours of operation
    Mon–Fri 11:00 am–3:00 pm Mon–Thu, Sun 4:00 pm–10:00 pm Fri, Sat 4:00 pm–11:00 pm
  • Price
    $30 and under
  • Cuisines
    Italian, Mediterranean, Seafood
  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Dress code
    Casual Dress
  • Parking details
    Latimer St & S 15th St is the closest parking lot, 2 min walk.
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Mastercard, Visa
  • Additional
    BYO Liquor, BYO Wine, Gluten-free Options, Kosher, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Vegan
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