Highest-rated Italian restaurants in Philadelphia, according to Tripadvisor

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August 8, 2022
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Highest-rated Italian restaurants in Philadelphia, according to Tripadvisor

The development of Italian cuisine mirrors the country’s rich political and geographic diversity. Mediterranean influences bring fish and olives into culinary creations, carefully handcrafted ziti, cavatelli, and other types of pasta hail from southern Italy, and exquisite desserts such as tiramisu find origins in the north—combining for a tasty eating experience renowned for its ability to bring people together.

With more than 90,000 establishments offering Italian-style dishes here in America, there are endless options to consider when craving the flavorful, savory tastes of “The Boot.” Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated Italian restaurants in Philadelphia on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. Click through these slides to see if your favorite trattoria made the list.

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#30. By George! Pizza, Pasta & Cheesesteaks

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (182 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Pizza
- Price: $
- Address: 1136 Arch St Reading Terminal Market, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2921
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#29. Wm. Mulherin's Sons

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (149 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1355 N Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19122-0017
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#28. Tredici Enoteca

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (141 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 114 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5000
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#27. LaScala's

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (370 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 615 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-4404
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#26. Panorama

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (325 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Wine Bar
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 14 N Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2202
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#25. La Viola

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (342 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 253 S 16th St Ste A, Philadelphia, PA 19102-3350
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#24. La Famiglia Ristorante

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (244 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 8 S Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3001
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#23. Pizzeria Vetri

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (263 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1939 Callowhill St, Philadelphia, PA 19130-3841
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#22. Osteria

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (458 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 640 North Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19130
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#21. Ralph's Italian Restaurant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (663 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Seafood, Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 760 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2837
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#20. Positano Coast

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (453 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Seafood
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 212 Walnut St 2nd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3904
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#19. Di Bruno Bros.

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (335 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Specialty Food Market, Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1730 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5120
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#18. L'Angolo Ristorante Italiano

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (168 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1415 W Porter St, Philadelphia, PA 19145-4432
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#17. Maggiano's Little Italy

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (1,511 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1201 Filbert St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2818
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#16. Pietro's Coal Oven Pizzeria

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (580 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1714 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-6101
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#15. Spasso Italian Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (457 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 34 S Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3019
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#14. Pizzeria Stella

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (231 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 420 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-1623
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#13. Fiorino

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (160 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 3572 Indian Queen Ln, Philadelphia, PA 19129-1523
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#12. Dante & Luigi's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (311 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Sicilian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 762 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2742
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#11. Giorgio on Pine

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (323 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1328 Pine St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5823
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#10. Zavino Wine Bar Pizzeria

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (312 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 112 S 13th St 32ND and Chestnut Sts, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4532
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#9. Barbuzzo

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (799 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 110 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4532
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#8. Little Nonna's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (440 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1234 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5612
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#7. Gran Caffe L'Aquila

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (775 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1716 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5132
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#6. Vetri Cucina

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (363 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1312 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5885
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#5. The Couch Tomato Cafe & Bistro, Manayunk

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (529 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 102 Rector St 1st Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19127
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#4. Bistro Romano

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (673 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, European
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 120 Lombard St Society Hill, Philadelphia, PA 19147-1602
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#3. Reading Terminal Market

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (10,677 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, Italian
- Price: $
- Address: 12th and Arch Sts., Philadelphia, PA 19107
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#2. The Victor Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (749 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1303 Dickinson St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-6213
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#1. Ristorante Pesto

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (3,644 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1915 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19148-2216
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