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Ristorante La Locanda

4989 W Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA 19073-2233
+1 610-353-7033
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (16 reviews)
“branzino” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4989 W Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA 19073-2233
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time here. We only went because of a gift card. Everything was fresh and homemade. Ceasar salads were slightly bland. I had a fabulous 28 day aged NY Prime. It was tasty and cooked perfectly. Melted in my mouth. The wife had lobster raviol...More

Thank tomrzaca
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a disappointment! Overpriced small cocktails, overpriced tough veal, and skimpy up charged sides. Service was good. The bread was excellent. Will never go back.

Thank Marsha Z
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Fantastic as usual!!! I went with a few of my friends for the "Friday lunch buffet". The food and assortment were just perfect. The price cannot be beat. There was delicious roasted pork, chicken in a mushroom sauce, swordfish, pasta in a cream sauce, breaded...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2018

Four of us shared the calamari and Burrata appetizers - both served nicely and very good. For our meals we had Chicken caprese, NY strip, crab cakes and the veal chop. All were reported to be very good - the veal chop was great. Service...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is a family owned & operated resident whose owner spends several months each year in Italy to discern new menu items. The staff is very inviting and many also speak Italian. They have a cozy bar and Christin the principal bartender makes a great...More

Thank BTortella
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Beautiful restaurant wonderful Italian cuisine and nice ambience. I met a friend here for a Sunday evening dinner, we were very happy with our entrees and quiet atmosphere!

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Hadn't been to La Laconda in a few years and SO glad we decided to celebrate our anniversary here. Masimo greeted and seated us. (And provided some laughs and conversation throughout the evening). Our server did not rush us, so we thoroughly enjoyed our wine...More

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We found out about this place from a fundraiser, the Lankenau Gala, and finally decided to try it with my in laws who live in Bryn Mawr. The shrimp cocktail was HUGE and delicious as was the calamari and fried artichoke appetizers. Husband got pasta...More

Thank caztravels
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We had a Communion Party here. The food was excellent, red and white wines, a bit of Italy flair. Tastefully decorated as if you were in Italy. Friendly and warm staff. Wonderful Italian food. I have been here many times, never disappointed.

Thank carmk916
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Some of the better food we have had in Phillly area. Fagioli soup had good flavors. Soft shell crab entree was good despite the fact that it had a ton of butter on the crab and spaghetti. Prime rib sandwich special was hearty and tasty....More

Thank Dan F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4989 W Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA 19073-2233
    (Providence Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Newtown Square
  • Phone Number: +1 610-353-7033
  • E-mail
Ristorante La Locanda specializes in superb Italian cuisine with traditional Abruzzi dishes from Owners Mario & Maria Palumbi's hometown in the Province of Teramo, Italy. La Locanda offers a wide variety of dishes from Whole Bronzino filleted table side to Certified Angus Filet, Lamb, Steaks & Chops, along with several Pasta, Chicken & Veal dishes to choose from. There is something for everyone here at La Locanda.
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