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Paradiso - Philadelphia

1627 E Passyunk Ave # 29, Philadelphia, PA 19148-1121
+1 215-271-2066
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean
1627 E Passyunk Ave # 29, Philadelphia, PA 19148-1121
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

What a pleasant surprise/ daughter said she liked this place & it was her BD so we went. Apps escargot & mozzarella were beyond good. Entrees were really nicely prepared & presented. Our favorite was linguine & soft shell crabs Atmosphere was charming & warm....More

Thank Sharon Z
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Great little spot. Just stopped in for a late lunch. Service and food done very well. Very clean with with white linen. Food and beverage selection very balanced.

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Reviewed 5 March 2017

I visited this restaurant during Restaurant Week, where special menus are offered for a fixed price. I've found that these events can be disappointing because the limited price point compels the owner to offer lesser platters. Not so, here. The three courses actually duplicated offerings...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Last week a friend and I had one of the most delicious lunches I've ever had! I ordered the steak sandwich, with melted fontina cheese and carmelized onions, while my friend ordered the chicken cutlet sandwich. The bread they use is perfect for an Italian...More

Thank ChefAnnMt_Laurel_NJ
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We visited the restaurant this past Saturday as a party of seven. We had a reservation and we're seated immediately. The wine selections were great appetizers and main courses were out of sight. Good selections for the vegetarians in the group and also for those...More

Thank roverirish
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Lunch with my wife. Nice menu. Hearty, thoughtful Italian. No heavy thick red sauces. Started with superb tripe with tiny carrot celery dice with light and spicey tomato sauce. Fusilli with homemade pork sausage and loose warmed Brussel sprout leaves. Excellent homemade eat goat cheese...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We've eaten at Paradiso so many times and it never fails to deliver excellent cuisine and service. My favorite is the boar ragu, but there are so many other main courses that are excellent. The wait staff is helpful and attentive without being intrusive. We...More

Thank nkodroff
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Fancy shmancy and rightfully so. With an open kitchen and small menu, some regular items like the to die for sweetbread ravioli are all prepared in an open kitchen. My wife had some special homemade spaghetti dish that was out of this world. Seating was...More

Thank Chane1957
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Elegant, comfortable dining room. The owner/head chef was genuinely friendly. Dillon, our server, was pleasant & professional. Very nice open kitchen concept, although we preferred to be seated by the windows. (Would be a great spot during the spring/summer months when the windows are open!)...More

1  Thank DivaMama2
Reviewed 20 January 2016

My husband and I dined here last Saturday evening for my birthday. Our experience was great. We had a knowledgable server who gave us time to look over the menu and also helped us with suggestions for our entrees. We had the burrata app which...More

Thank Leusnerj1
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Michael V
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Response from roverirish | Reviewed this property |
Yes and a very good wine selection.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1627 E Passyunk Ave # 29, Philadelphia, PA 19148-1121
    (Cross street between Tasker & Morris Streets)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Neighbourhood: Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Phone Number: +1 215-271-2066
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