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Arugula Ristorante Italiano

275 Wilmington W Chester Pike, Chadds Ford, PA 19317-9077
+1 610-358-0888
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good21%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish” (7 reviews)
“cured meats” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
275 Wilmington W Chester Pike, Chadds Ford, PA 19317-9077
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great meal and evening out. Thoroughly enjoyed the authentic Italian. Warm and caring service. Good location

Thank Mike54BU
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Great dinner at Arugula. I had grilled veal chop. Best ever. My wife had veal in cognac sauce, also delicious. Great service by Stephen. Very good value a6 BYOB also!👍👍👍👍

Thank Frederick S
Reviewed 22 September 2018

This place is a solid option for when you feel like Italian and don't want to travel. I would not rate it as a destination location that would require travel. Meals here are prepared well and service has always been good for us. It is...More

Thank klausperch
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Our next door friends took my wife and I out to belatedly celebrate my wife's birthday. My wife and I had been to Arugula 5/6 weeks ago and loved the place. All four of us had different entrees, so the variety at the table was...More

Thank MPB222
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Every time we go here we have a great time! Food is excellent, staff is even better. Make you feel at home!

Thank mariogL4085UF
Reviewed 24 August 2018

After a couple visits to this sometimes noisy restaurant, it is clear they use fresh ingredients with mostly great results. The fish of the day tableside like Branzino is always a good bet. If they have the Grilled Calamari with Lemon Sauce, get it! Tender...More

Thank RoadTripper516
Reviewed 22 August 2018

From the moment you walk in everyone is welcoming. The servers are knowable of the menu and are willing to help with any limitations or special request you may have. The food never disappoints. The grilled romaine salad, risotto balls, and antipasti are some of...More

Thank ron5980
Reviewed 1 August 2018

My wife and I went to Arugula with another couple this past Saturday evening. We were seated and our waiter brought us our menus and proceeded to tell us of the specials they were offering that night. He was reading these off of a card....More

Thank Carmine0814
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Apart from one couple, the restaurant was empty. However, the young man who waited on us was extremely knowledgeable and all six of us said we'd return again because the food was all very good. We ordered typical fare and the portions were huge! Most...More

Thank surfmann14
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Went here for the first time on a Saturday night. 645 reservation and were seated on time. It is a BYOB. Someone came to fill our water glasses, and RICO our waiter opened our two bottles of wine. Asked if it was our first time,...More

Thank BobVDE
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 275 Wilmington W Chester Pike, Chadds Ford, PA 19317-9077
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Chadds Ford
  • Phone Number: +1 610-358-0888
  • E-mail
Arugula Ristorante Italiano is an authentic Italian restaurant, proudly owned and operated by the Lubrano family. The menu is inspired by the traditional home cooking of our families in the Central and Southern towns of Italy, as well as innovative dishes inspired by our family vacations throughout all the regions of Italy. No matter if you are in the mood for a meal that brings you back to your childhood Sunday dinners or a meal that takes you back to your recent vacation, Arugula aims to bring a taste of Italy to our Chadds Ford neighborhood. Arugula uses the freshest ingredients to create each dish. We take pride in making each experience special, whether that is a meal with that special someone, a business meeting, or celebrating a special occasion with a large group Arugula aims to impress. Come join the Arugula family today and as always buon appettito!
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