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MOONSTRUCK - PHILADELPHIA

4.6
714 reviews
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$30 and under
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Italian
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  • Good for Anniversaries
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A fabulous, glamorous gem of a restaurant located in the Fox Chase area of northeast Philadelphia providing delicious, gourmet Italian food for over 30 years. The finest & freshest ingredients are used in all our dishes: featuring veal & seafood specialties, fresh pasta & homemade gelato.

Happy hour 5 to 6:30 Monday thru Friday, $5 small plates and drinks $3 to $5 at the bar!

Three course pre-fix dinner every night for $35, on Saturdays only until 6pm.

Bring your own special bottle of wine on Wednesdays and Sundays!
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Italian, Continental
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Hours of operation
Dinner: Monday- Thursday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Sunday: 4:30pm - 8:00p
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Phone number
(215) 725-6000
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Guy Jean Baptiste
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Private party facilities
Moonstruck Restaurant offers 3 private dining rooms offering gourmet cuisine in a variety of beautiful settings.

Alto - 50 to 150 guests
Victor - 20 to 40 guests
Barbara - 15 to 20 guests
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Private party contact
Claire DiLullo: (215) 725-6000 ext. 101
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Catering
Catering at your home, office or other venue available. Please contact Toto Schiavone at 215-725-6000 or by e-mail at toto@moonstruckrestaurant.com.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Rhawn Street & Pine Road
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Parking details
Parking lot on side and rear of building plus street parking.
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Public transit
Septa bus stop in front of building
Fox Chase train station (R8) in rear of
building.
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Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, BYO Liquor, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 714 People Are Saying
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4.6based on recent ratings
4.6
food
4.7
service
4.6
ambience
4.3
value
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94% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined 9 hours ago

Always amazing food. Polpetini, linguini vongole, gnocchi all perfect.
Service is always top notch.

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5.0Dined 2 days ago

This is our favorite place for special occasions like birthdays and anniversaries. The food is delicious, the servers are great, and the atmosphere is always first class. Going to Moonstruck is like going on vacation- relaxing and luxurious.

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5.0Dined 3 days ago

Food is always prepared fresh and delicious. Service is exceptional always.

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5.0Dined 3 days ago

It’s my favorite place for dinner. They always make everyone feel special

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4.0Dined 3 days ago

Long time visitor to Moonstruck (since back when it was DiLullo's). Menu changed with new and inventive appetizers and main dishes-- we ordered one of the daily specials-- bone-in Rib-eye steak over garlic mash. Just superb. Tender steak, large portion, perfectly done. Our appetizer was shared -- an eggplant parm-- breaded eggplant slice, with sauce and cheese...tasty but too small to really share-- just a bite a piece. Dessert and decaf cappuccino topped off a great meal. Wait staff was attentive.

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5.0Dined 3 days ago

A quiet place, romantic and a delicious food. We want to go again.

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

We frequently dine at Moonstruck and have never been disappointed. the food and service is wonderful. The potato leak soup was amazing! Dinner and desert were also!

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

wait staff was friendly and helpful, food was very good and price reasonable. very pleasant evening.

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4.0Dined on April 15, 2018

This upscale Italian restaurant in Fox Chase, PA is just the 'thing' for a very special celebration, birthday, or anniversary. The food is delicious and somewhat exquisite. Prices are significantly above other Italian eateries, but the atmosphere and service are both classier. At an earlier hour, it is pleasantly quiet and very conducive to sharing with special others. Some of the appetizers could actually be used as small plates, and they are just as tasty as main portions ! We would again reserve here for a special occasion !

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5.0Dined on April 7, 2018

Food and service was excellent.

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4.0Dined on March 24, 2018

Great food and great service as always.

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5.0Dined on March 22, 2018

This was a regional Italian Dinner. The menu was delightful. A truly wonderful experience

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5.0Dined on March 20, 2018

The atmosphere is awesome, add the traditional fine dining service is top notch. From the time you arrive until you leave the experience top notch. The menu is outstanding and so is the food.

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5.0Dined on March 17, 2018

Our meals at moonstruck were delicious.
I especially loved the short ribs on the menu
Our waiter was especially corteous and friendly

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5.0Dined on March 17, 2018

Fabulous food, wonderful service and beautiful space- our favorite restaurant- no need to go to the city!

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5.0Dined on March 9, 2018

One of our favorite go to places in N.E. Philly. Never a bad meal and the service is above the rest. Thanks for being a part of our community.

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5.0Dined on March 7, 2018

As usual a fine good restaurant !

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5.0Dined on March 4, 2018

Haven't been to this restaurant in over 20 years. Came back to find the food,is better than ever and the service was just great. They were very gracious in accommodating my spouse who is wheelchair bound. Nice quiet place to have a great meal .

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1.0Dined on March 3, 2018

Faux Fine Dining in Fox Chase. Enough said?
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3.0Dined on February 25, 2018

I went there when it was under another name and when it changed to a new management with a new name, I wanted to try it. The ambiance is very nice like before but, the food was ok and the prices are a little high on some dishes.

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5.0Dined on February 25, 2018

Food and service was excellent. Meet friends that we haven’t seen in a year. We were able t catch up without being rushed.

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5.0Dined on February 25, 2018

Food was excellent as was service. Noise level was higher than I expected. Wine list provides an appropriate variety and reasonable value. Would definitely return and recommend to others.

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5.0Dined on February 24, 2018

the meal was excellent, the service was excellent and it was of good value

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5.0Dined on February 21, 2018

food was great, service very good, very romantic we like going for special occasion, everyone was nice to us, desert was very good.

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5.0Dined on February 21, 2018

I always enjoy a memorable evening when I celebrate at Moonstruck. It was my birthday and the dinner out at Moonstruck is how I prefer to celebrate.

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5.0Dined on February 19, 2018

Food and service was excellent. Our server Sokol and the hostess Harriet, could not have been more attentive and acommodating making for a very pleasuable dining expierence. My compliments to the chef for the excellent dishes prepared.

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5.0Dined on February 16, 2018

Great food and service. Will go back again soon. Food was creative and prepared perfect!

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5.0Dined on February 16, 2018

Excellent in every way. Food was delicious and the price point spot on. Almost never disappoints.

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3.0Dined on February 14, 2018

We chose the restaurant over other places because we thought it offered enough options for my vegetarian girlfriend, so it was quite disappointing when we were handed a different menu than what we saw online. The overall experience was really brought down by the fact that we went out for Valentines Day and they had altered the menu for the occasion, but didn't advertise for it.

I went to the hostess to ask for accommodations, which they hesitatingly provided. However, they didn't really do a good job with explaining to her what she could have, and instead gave her a pen and paper and said write something. She wound up ordering spaghetti with marinara, which honestly was not really good at all. I tried it and totally agreed. She had a bite and had no taste for it afterwards, I dont really blame her. It really ruined the whole experience, I felt really bad that the whole hype of the holiday was ruined because she felt like it was her fault when it really was theirs.

She ordered a black raspberry sorbet after, which was very good. The worst part was they charged us $16 for some really mediocre spaghetti, even after knowing their unadvertised menu change caused a problem and also after noticing she did not enjoy it, eat it, and was really upset.

All of this could have been avoided if they advertised properly, like the other restaurants did when they said they'd have a special menu for the night. We chose them for their menu. We left feeling awkward and disappointed with the night. Unfortunate. Otherwise seemed like a nice place

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Everything is just wonderful about this place will recommend Moonstruck a million times !!!

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3.0Dined on February 14, 2018

We have been eating here for years, but the prices have increased dramatically. The food is OK, but there are so many other choices in our area, that we plan to go elsewhere for our next special occasion.

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4.0Dined on February 14, 2018

On Valentines Day, my wife and I had the striped bass and the lamb osso buco. The striped bass was good, but the osso buco she had was exquisite!

I do not like lamb. I ate most of her osso buco; it was the best lamb I've ever had in my life, I'd order it again for myself. I thoroughly enjoyed it. My wife also had the Valentines Special cocktail. It was good, too.

We go to Moonstruck once or twice a year and Valentines Day '18 was the best visit we've had in a long time.

Thank you.

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Wonderful owners and staff. Friendliest restaurant I’ve ever been in. Oh, and the menu selection is outstanding !

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

We dine at Moonstruck several times per year. Our most recent outing was for Valentine's Dinner. We selected an early seating at 5pm to avoid the crowds. The restaurant was already humming with customers. The service was a bit slow...the food was delicious, per usual.

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5.0Dined on February 13, 2018

Great place. Wonderful service. Awesome food. Good prices.

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5.0Dined on February 11, 2018

Ambiance you can’t find anywhere else, delicious food and gracious service in an unassuming neighborhood. We’ve come here for many years and it’s a favorite for its consistency and ability to roll with the times, yet retain everything that makes it a wonderful gem of a place.

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5.0Dined on February 10, 2018

There is nothing better on a rainy Saturday night than having an excellent dinner at Moonstruck. My wife and I had drinks at the bar, and then were escorted to our table by Toto, the restaurant owner. My scallop entree and her Tuna entree were both outstanding and cooked perfectly. Our server was very friendly and helpful, and even provided us with wine tastings when we had questions about some selections. Moonstruck continues to amaze us with its beautiful ambiance and high quality menu. We will be back soon!

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5.0Dined on February 10, 2018

Wonderful as always! the service is impeccable food was wonderful!

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4.0Dined on February 9, 2018

Always a treat

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4.0Dined on February 3, 2018

A very elegant restaurant in an out of the way location. The restaurant deserves the proper attire.

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