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Paradiso - Philadelphia

1627 E Passyunk Ave # 29, Philadelphia, PA 19148-1121
+1 215-271-2066
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
Italian, Mediterranean
1627 E Passyunk Ave # 29, Philadelphia, PA 19148-1121
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service - both attentive and knowledgable, amazingly delicious food, good wine options, nice atmosphere. Special veggie appetizer - unbelievable! Our friends recommendations were all right on! Will definitely go back to enjoy more menu options.

Thank Avalongal2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was out first visit to Paradiso and it certainly will not be our last. Since it was Sunday, we went BYOB, although a quick look at their wine list shows some solid and reputable selections. It is a very nicely designed and appointed place...More

Thank Jack W
Reviewed August 22, 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 May 25, 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.

Thank Denhaag62
Reviewed March 4, 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 January 3, 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 December 19, 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 December 6, 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 August 5, 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 March 24, 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
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Michael V
January 21, 2017|
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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
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 p.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. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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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