Italian Cuisine

Pizza, pizza, and more pizza at Pizzeria Stella

Pizzeria Stella 420 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19147 Rating: 5/5. Ideal for: Family Gathering, Outing with friends, Celebration. Price: Mid-Price. Am I the only one who screams “Stella” like Stanley Kowalski did on A Streetcar Named Desire when reading this restaurant’s name? I seriously doubt it. In all seriousness, Stella is one of those…

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Handmade pasta at Aunt Jake’s

Aunt Jake’s 47 West 8th Street, NYC 10011 Rating: 5/5. Ideal for: Family Gathering, Celebration. Price: Mid-Price. After a long day of running errands, running to catch a train (twice) and spending the afternoon at the beach, I was exhausted. I wanted a place not too far from my friends house, but also a good…

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Tortellinis at Restivo

Restivo 1806, 209 7th Ave, New York, NY 10011 Rating: 5/5. Ideal for: Family Gathering, Celebration. Price: High-Price. Remember how I said I go to Doughnut Plant every time I go to New York? Well, I go to Restivo first. I stumbled upon this place by chance, while I was aimlessly walking around Chelsea. I…

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Can’t Be Sedentary With Nomad Pizza

Nomad Pizza 611 S. 7th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147 19106 Rating: 5/5. Ideal for: Family Gathering, Celebration, Outing with Friends. Price: Low to Mid-Price. South Street is one of my favorite streets in Philadelphia. It is the home of Magic Gardens, old record stores and great restaurants including Nomad Pizza. If you are a New…

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Small Italian Dishes at Zavino

Zavino 3200 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 Rating: 4/5. Ideal for: Family Gathering, Outing with Friends, Date. Price: Mid-Price. Zavino is one of Drexel’s gems and let me tell you why. It is cheap, it is located right on the main quad, it has delicious drinks and amazing food. Done. That’s it. Well, that is…

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Opera and Cheese at Victor’s Café

Victor’s Café 1303 Dickinson Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147 Rating: 4.5/5. Ideal for: Family Gathering,Date. Price: Mid to High-Price. My family and I eat out a lot. It is common for us to have disputes on what place we will go to because we all have different tastes in food. We were trying to find a…

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You’ll LAVO the Food Here

Lavo 39 E 58th Street, New York, NY 10022 Rating: 4.5/5. Ideal for: Family Gathering, Outing with Friends, Celebration. Price: High-Price. Lavo is one of the hottest places to go to on a Friday night, and luckily I had the chance to see what the hype is all about. Even with reservations, we had to wait…

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Grand time at Gran Café L’Aquila

Gran Café L’Aquila 1716 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19103 Rating: 4.5/5. Ideal for: Family Gathering, Date, Outing with Friends. Price: Mid-Price. When my parents came to visit me this past summer, we decided to try places neither of us have been to before, and Grand Café L’Aquila was on top of my personal list. We…

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Hop Into Saltaa

Saltaa Rambam St 10, Ra’anana, 43602, Israel Rating: 4/5. Ideal for: Family Gathering, Outing With Friends Price: Mid-Price. I am a huge fan of small and unique restaurants. As much as I love going to chain restaurants, there is something about the local places that attracts me. That’s why I was so intrigued to go…

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