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Osteria

640 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19130-3420
+1 215-763-0920
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit” (31 reviews)
“ravioli” (31 reviews)
“pizza” (123 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
640 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19130-3420
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I will say that I feel a tad bit bad about the following review because my wife and I end up here about twice a year for special occasions or when we are really craving fantastic pasta, and through the ten+ excellent visits I’ve rarely...More

Thank evenheskeyscored
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Hosted 24 guest last night at Osteria. ALL the food was great with special mention for wild boar pasta and Florentine ribeye. Wines were full bodied and smooth (Chris Pico the sommelier picked all winners including a nice grapa). Now under the leadership of chef...More

Thank Gregory W
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Dinner was wonderful. We ordered the tasting menu for the table since our children are adults . Food was delicious. Everyone in our party enjoyed the dinner. Service was very good.

Thank lisawD5648TM
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Everything from beginning to end went smooth. Pulled up in front - valet $18, not bad. Met inside by suited host exuding professionalism & politeness. Beautiful decor inside & in the garden area where we sat by a window. Friendly all the way around. Waitress...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

We had limited time and had an appetizer and pasta. We were well taken care of by a professional cheerful waiter who well accommodated our needs. Food was outstanding—octopus and ravioli, with a nice wine.

Thank LarryB412
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Amazing food, service and experience. Every dish is simple yet complex flavors and a bit unexpected. Delicious and unpretentious yet it feels like a splurge.

Thank Nina F
Reviewed 23 January 2018

the Italian osteria entry in the Marc Vetri empire does not disappoint with fresh ingreidients treat with great care and in

Thank speechino
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We visit this restaurant a lot. The food is always so fresh, interesting, and so delicious. The service is top notch. This restaurant is always very lively-a great atmosphere! The menu is very good for sharing. The pizza dishes are great. Leave room for dessert...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We dined at Osteria during a holiday trip to Philly and can't wait to go back. We each got the tasting menu and were blown away. The food, service and atmosphere was great. We can't wait to go back. We loved it!

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Our first time here and we loved it! We tried both primo mushroom dishes (garganelli and ribiola) and they were fantastic. The wood grilled octopus was very good too. The food came in courses and we shared each dish. The wait staff was friendly and...More

Thank KariMusic
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droppinout
4 April 2018|
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Response from Augusto L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can't help you with the question. I didn't dine in the private dining room.
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Jktsmith
14 July 2017|
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Response from whopper007 | Reviewed this property |
Better call the restaurant with your question. I've only been there at night. Sorry I couldn't help!
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Jktsmith
14 July 2017|
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Response from Tiffany T | Reviewed this property |
I'd probably call to make sure -- but when I went it seemed relatively casual and no one made a fuss about people wearing jeans or what have you -- not " dressy"
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 640 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19130-3420
    (Wallace Street)
  • Public Transportation: Septa Subway Broad Street Line Spring Garden Street
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-763-0920
  • E-mail
Description
"Convivial and inviting, Osteria's heart is its open main kitchen from which its award-winning menu of antipasti, homemade pastas, house-cured salumi, authentic Neapolitan and Roman-style pizzas, wood-grilled meats, seafood and decadent desserts are crafted. Drawing its inspiration from traditional osterias found in Northern Italy, Osteria is the realization of a dream Vetri Family partners Jeff Benjamin and Chefs Marc Vetri and Jeff Michaud had while standing amongst the grapes of the Ca'Marcanda vineyards in Tuscany. Since opening in 2007, Osteria has become one of the country's most critically acclaimed Italian restaurants, receiving a 3-out-of-4 bell review from the Philadelphia Inquirer, and earning Chef Michaud the 2010 James Beard Foundation Award for "Best Chef: Mid-Atlantic" for his work helming the kitchen."
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