Rosalie

4.5
382 Reviews
$30 and under
Italian
Italian Soul Food
Located in the Wayne Hotel, Rosalie features local regional Italian cuisine prepared by Chef Merick Devine, complemented by an extensive Italian wine list and craft cocktails.
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Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
  • Staff temperature check required
  • Diner temperature check required
What 382 people are saying
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4.4
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92% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined a day ago
Overall3food3service4ambience3

Was loud and for $120 we purchased one half chicken (28) and a flat steak. (38). Each side was $10-$12 each. Very pricey

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vipDtowndiner
Philadelphia
19 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall2food2service2ambience3

Totally mediocre. Nothing special, minimal flavor, nothing creative. A big step down from the previous restaurant in this location.

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vipWenny
Philadelphia
50 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall3food2service2ambience4

it's probably post covid readjustment for restaurants right now. Was very busy and waiter is super annoying and rushed. Food was just " ok " for a lot of money. I'm sure it will
improve. Just sit out and get something simple like a pizza.

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vipJoanK
Philadelphia
58 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall5food4service4ambience4

Our party of three had brunch on the porch on Saturday. I have always enjoyed sitting outside at the Wayne Hotel and liked it more than usual this time. The food and service were both very good which made it a very pleasant experience.

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vipBeaconbaby
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall4food5service3ambience5

Exceptional Italian food, the kind you may find in Positano. Excellent wine list, but only offer one SauvBlanc by the glass and they were all out on a Friday night!? Sommelier extremely helpful in bringing tastings, and a good backup choice was made. Our server Alex was extremely condescending. Dude, you’re serving US! And you’re half our age. Don’t be a d**k.

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vipJerry
Philadelphia
42 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service4ambience4

This is the best restaurant on the Main Line. The food is as good as any Center City restaurant. The wine list has many great values. This was my third visit and the food is consistently great from the salads to the deserts. The only drawback is that the menu is a little light on offerings. But given how good the items are the limited menu is a slight concern.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was my first time there. I live in Wayne and was excited to try it. We had the chicken parm for two. It was amazing but it was a bit pricey. The vegetables weren’t the best choice. I would have done a few small sides possibly sautéed spinach. Broccoli rabe and sweet red peepers .The garlic bread was sparingly and cold. I will say overall we liked it. My friend told me not even to try it after being there when it first opened I will def go back.

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JacquelineO
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall3food3service2ambience4

Stopped in on way down to Philadelphia Flower show, party of 5. Sat on covered veranda overlooking main street. We ordered what we thought were 1 pizza app and a 3 ball serving arancini for the table. We didnt realize it was to be our meal because she never came back to take our order and busboy cleared plates We had to go in and ask hostess for check. Ordered hot tea and never asked for refill of hot water. Disappointing overall. Menu not that exciting. I realize people are short staffed but there seemed to be plenty of staff around.

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viplola
Philadelphia
7 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall4food5service2ambience5

Food was amazing. The chicken soup with a stuffed crepe was lovely. It probably had a bit too much park in the crepe which made it a tad too salty. I loved how they cooked the crepe where the ends were crispy. The chicken broth and chicken was perfect on that rainy chilly day. Salad was simple but greens were washed and dried perfectly.

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PRATHAMESHB
Chicago
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Great ambience and food. Very good service and good timing in bringing out the orders.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall2food2service4ambience3

I was disappointed with our dinner. We were told to order everything at one time so we did. Our apps came out the same time as our salad and our main course was delivered shortly after that. The halibut was cold and when I asked to warm it up it took a long time and my sons beef was cold when my food was returned. I felt rushed so they could turn our table.Very expensive for everything! Probably won’t go back.

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maureenp
New York Area
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious food, friendly servers, nice ambiance, easy to hold a conversation although lively conversation around us.

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vipIleana
Philadelphia
32 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The staff was wonderful, warm and inviting. Always with a smile. The food was top notch in every way - taste, presentation, variety of menu, etc. I had the Margherita pizza because it’s the best pizza I’ve ever had! I also go back again and again for the spaghetti with crab. Absolutely delicious!

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vipburbanite
Philadelphia
62 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall4food5service4ambience5

Beautiful night to eat outdoors.
Halibut poached in butter was superb. Beet salad delicious. Ordered the Verde salad and it was too similar to a Cesar form my tastes. Could have been differentiated better or described more clearly on menu. Service was proficient.

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vipLisaP
Philadelphia
58 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time visiting Rosalie and will not be my last. Warm ambiance, friendly service and absolutely delicious food. Enjoyed porch seating for lunch but look forward to the dining room for dinner. Will definitely be back!

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vipSandy
Philadelphia
23 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Beautiful outdoor spot with delicious food and excellent service. Definitely well planned and well executed. Can’t wait to go again!!

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Kacey
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall3food3service3ambience3

Food was ok, not great. Service was slow. And no garlic bread unless you order the 6 course meal!

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happydiners
Philadelphia
10 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service4ambience4

The food was outstanding, everything we ordered! Diver Scallop and Lamb Osso Bucco and Crudo and Bronzino.

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vipJoeB
San Francisco
6 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Friendly, comfortable and the food is always excellent!

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TSA1
Philadelphia
12 reviews
Dined on June 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My friend and I met for brunch Sunday and we had the most wonderful experience. Food was amazing!! French toast, yogurt parfait and Bianco Pizza. Complementary bread plate was insane! Banana bread, rum cake and ricotta biscuits were to die for! Our server, Olivia, was extremely efficient, kind and knowledgeable. Eva, Manager, checked in and could not have been more gracious.
We sat in the main dining room which is not only stunning, but comfortable and warm. Marty, Sydney and the
Fearless team did not miss a beat here and it shows in every detail!

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on June 5, 2021
Overall3food3service5ambience5

Entree (bronzino) was not good. Tasted Very fishy. The waiter (Kelvin) was very nice and removed the item from the final bill. Still it was disappointing since we’ve heard so many great things about the restaurant and we’re looking forward to try it. For the price we expected much more.

Appetizers, drinks and desert were incredible!!

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vipHKDE
Philadelphia
19 reviews
Dined on June 3, 2021
Overall2food3service1ambience4

Their signature Negroni isn't actually a Negroni at all, when its warm out & your outside a room temperature cocktail served up just doesn't cut it. Especially when it takes 25minutes to receive it!!!!!

Our waitress was very accommodating, knowledgeable and nice. however the food took sooo incredibly long. Got there at 12:45 and finally left at 3:25pm. Too long for two people!

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RichardH
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on June 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Exceptional food and service. Great wine list with modest prices. Will return again.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on May 31, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The portion for the gnocchi was really small even for an entree size, but the overall taste was very good! Service was a bit slow, but it was probably because everything was made fresh!

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vipDoCo
Philadelphia
83 reviews
Dined on May 31, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

We enjoyed our outside seat. The food was very good and service great. We’ll definitely be back.

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Nash
1 review
Dined on May 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience3

Food and Service were great! One of the best italian restaurant in the area. Thanks, we had great time on special occasion.

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AndraK
Charleston
1 review
Dined on May 30, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Food was outstanding! The service was a bit slower than usual bc they were under staffed that evening! Otherwise always great experience in this restaurant and we love it! Definitely will be dining again.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined on May 30, 2021
Overall5food5service3ambience3

Food was amazing. Service was a little rocky but they were busy and with post Covid it is understandable that staffing levels may not be optimal. Would go back again regardless as the food was great

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vipScottL
Philadelphia
17 reviews
Dined on May 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Enjoyed brunch with friends on a rainy Sunday. Service was very good: attentive, not pushy, gave good drink and food suggestions. Food was excellent. Ambiance was wonderful. We can't wait to come back for dinner sometime soon!

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Diner
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on May 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Brunch was a delight! Service was friendly and prompt. Food was exceptional. Cocktails were delicious.

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vipaslinphilly
Philadelphia
25 reviews
Dined on May 29, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience5

The appetizers were really tasty - the crudo and prosciutto- although pricey. The prosciutto blew me away. I could just eat that with a salad next time. We got the butter poached halibut which was delicious but i wasn’t a fan of the cut of the fish. My husband hot the bistecca special which was pork shoulder. It. Was. Good. Cocktails good would recommend the spicy cucumber margarita which wasn’t sweet and very refreshing. We also had the rose on tap with dinner which was just perfect. A bit pricey and loud but I definitely will be back.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on May 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best restaurant ever!!

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vipSeniorcitizen
Philadelphia
79 reviews
Dined on May 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lovely evening. Seated immediately, service was excellent, food arrived at an even pace and we cleaned our plates. My only reservation is that it’s on the expensive side but worth it.

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vipMemphis
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on May 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We were guests at the Wayne Hotel and decided to eat right there at Rosalie. It was an excellent decision. The food, drinks, service, and ambience were all so wonderful. Perfect evening.

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LisaC
Raleigh
4 reviews
Dined on May 28, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Wonderful experience, beautiful restaurant, great food and service.

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OpenTable Diner
Chicago
4 reviews
Dined on May 26, 2021
Overall4food3service5ambience5

Very salty. Excellent service and great outdoor dining experience. Skip the pizza. My baby loved the pizza and gnocchi but it’s not anything special.

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dinearound
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on May 26, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Very nice, staff were very nice and accommodating. We were not rushed and enjoyed a wonderful lunch.

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PAfoodie
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined on May 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food is top notch!! Absolutely loved the crab spaghetti, gnocchi, halibut, bianco pizza and buratta!! We had lovely craft cocktails to complete our experience, the spicy cucumber margarita and the peach mule which were both delicious! Our server was awesome and made sure everything was impeccable! Thank you for such a wonderful night Rosalie, we will definitely be back!

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vipGinji
Philadelphia
8 reviews
Dined on May 23, 2021
Overall4food4service2ambience5

I really loved the new decor & menu. The wait staff looked cute in their aprons, etc. We ordered pizzas. No drinks, just two pizzas. It was over an hour & fifteen minutes before they came. This isn't the first time I've had bad service because of a SLOW kitchen at the Wayne Hotel. The waitstaff is knowledgeable & welcoming, but they aren't doing the cooking. This has been a problem for years. I'm not the first person to write about this for sure. Hope they finally get around correcting the most important aspect of restaurant dining.

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Tyler
New York Area
1 review
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a lovely dinner and would definitely return.

FAQs

Rosalie is rated 4.5 stars by 382 OpenTable diners.

Rosalie does offer gift cards which you can purchase here https://fearless.mfmark.com/fbcanvas.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.