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La Locanda del Ghiottone

) #317 of 3,615 Restaurants in Philadelphia €€ - €€€ Italian
130 N 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1802
+1 215-829-1465
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
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130 N 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1802
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place lived up to the reviews. Incredible Caesar salad and caprese. My dinner of ravioli in a pink sauce with shrimp was absolutely perfect as was my husband's penne with vodka sauce and peas. Definitely looking for a reason to return!

Thank Lmmayo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Need reservations. 5-6 parking spaces in back of restaurant otherwise very hard to find a spot. A couple tables outside. Small inside. Food very good. Salads good size. We had ricotta gnocchi excellent. Not a large portion but enough. Bread and spread very good. A...More

Thank JimOoo
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing...and the BYOB is definitely an added perk! Our waiter Joe was a fabulous guy and was very familiar with the menu (as well as their many specials)! I was there with a few friends and we all had a great experience....More

Thank Katheelovell
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We've been to this restaurant four times and the meal has always been top notch. It's a small place so I highly recommend that you call ahead for reservations. They have a fabulous appetizer with two cheeses wrapped in prosciutto with arugula on the side....More

Thank Davethetravelguy
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

This is by far our favorite Italian restaurant in the city. It's a small byob and definitely recommend reservations. The staff is Amazing. Joe is the best server we've had anywhere, he definitely makes this place. Good food can be found, great help can't be...More

Thank Candie and Don P
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This was our first visit and, gladly, it won't be our last. We were visiting from NY and went with friends. The restaurant is very rustic and comfortable. The service is very down to earth but also very professional. The food, especially the specials, is...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Cosy, family run restaurant but I don't know about quiet like the last review said. We were there with a packed house (50) and it was hopping. Not so loud that we couldn't talk in normal voices but the energy was fantastic. Food like-wise fantastic....More

Thank DavidFoss
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stumbled upon this gem on our first night in Philadelphia! The food was delicious, the atmosphere was nice and quiet, perfect for a date night. Something to note, it is bring your own wine!

Thank rhealee13
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Went before had to be at the theater. The staff was very cognizant of getting us out on time. Ordered 2 specials and they were worth every penny. The cannelloni with bolognese sauce was incredible. The ravioli with shrimp and lobster was also very good...More

Thank egw2213
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Went there with my wife and sister. The seafood ravioli was unbelievable. The service is friendly and makes you feel like you are part of the family. I have been here a number of times and never had a bad experience. As I live in...More

Thank Jefty2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 N 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1802
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-829-1465
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