58 "Italian" Restaurants in Philadelphia.
Messina Club is a members-only restaurant with the best pierogies in the city.
Via Locusta is a small pasta spot near Rittenhouse Square that has a great bar for first dates.
Even though we're convinced that Cicala is located in a haunted hotel, we still want to go and eat pasta at this spot on North Broad.
Palizzi Social Club is a members-only spot in East Passyunk. It’s hard to get a membership, but it’s worth it since the Italian food is so good.
Melograno is a small Italian BYOB in Rittenhouse that works well for date night or a big group dinner.
It might look like an upscale spot, but La Fontana Della Citta in Rittenhouse is an Italian BYOB where you can party with a bunch of friends.
Giorgio on Pine is a small Italian BYOB in Rittenhouse where you can get solid gluten-free pasta.
Casta Diva is an Italian BYOB in Rittenhouse that’s good for bigger groups.
Radicchio is a small Italian BYOB near Old City that’s good for a weeknight date.
Wm. Mulherin’s Sons is an Italian restaurant in Fishtown where you should go for a date or a nicer-than-usual weeknight dinner.
Termini Bros in Reading Terminal Market has great baked goods and pastries - especially cookies and cannolis.
Ambra is the partner restaurant to Southwark, but the Queen Village spot is much smaller, and only offers a four-course prix fixe menu.
Lovelandtown in Bay Head is the perfect place to stop for lunch and pick up some weekend groceries on your way to or from the beach.