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La Collina

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37-41 Ashland Ave, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004-1801 (Jefferson Street)
+1 610-668-1780
11:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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Grand Cayman
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice Tuesday night evening "elegante" meal during late December, was quite crowded but lucky we were a little early and were seated in the rotunda room overlooking the parking, train, expressway, river and eastern side. Was actually quite nice. I had pollo Collina and my wife had the Dover Sole, which would have been prepared table side, except for the... More 

Thank patentesquire
Philadelphia, New York
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1,071 reviews
430 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 319 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Everything about this restaurant is perfect! The atmosphere is lovely. You really feel like you are enjoying fine dining, as you are! The wait staff is excellent. The food is outstanding! Each dish is prepared and presented in a lovely fashion. The noise level is low. This is a neighborhood gem, and I am glad we found it!

Thank annarc6
Gladwyne, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Italian hospitality par excellence! Food is very tasty, live music, great bar, all in all a classically, elegant, very cool place.

Thank Viren K
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

My wife and I visited La Collina for the first time last week. We were very pleased with the selections. Me, being an Italian, I was very happy with all the choices on the menu. Both of us ordered Pesce Freso alla Griglla (Grilled seafood combination). We will definitely be heading back.

Thank jim m
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

La Collina is always an absolute pleasure. From cocktails to dessert, everything is always RIGHT, beautifully prepared and professionally served.

Thank marshallinphila
Stowe, Vermont
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178 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

We had a family dinner at La Collina on Wednesday night and it was delicious. The restaurant sits up on a hill and has a nice twinkling light view. We ordered some chianti and cosmopolitans to start the evening. The salads and specialty bread were a nice treat. The gnocchi, veal scallopini, chicken parmesan and the salmon were the favorites... More 

Thank JillCull
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We were celebrating a special event of my daughters White Coat Ceremony from her Medical School, so for this special occasion we wanted a outstanding restaurant. LaCollina 's great reviews lead us to make this reservation. Our food was outstanding , with 3 dishes of veal that was so tender and beautifully prepared . From appetizer to dessert our food... More 

Thank jtantum
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

we always have Dover Sole. delicious and reasonable for such an expensive and rarely available fish. service and other Italian deliciousness with wines from their family vineyards in Italy. we dine there at least on every visit to the area

Thank Bruce F
Audubon, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

2 good friends and I had dinner at this wonderful restaurant. Conveniently located directly off of the Belmont Ave. exit of the Schuylkill Expressway. This is an upscale Italian restaurant, featuring varied entrees of seafood, veal and chicken, among others. My favorite cocktail is a Southern Comfort Manhattan and this one was delicious. We shared appetizers of soft shell crabs... More 

Thank Joanawc
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

We live in Manayunk and my fiance and I have driven by La Collina for years and always wanted to go. I checked the reviews extensively, and they're all really positive, so we decided to go. The service is VERY attentive, which actually was a bit of a turn off for me. They had us sit in the middle of... More 

Thank Liia C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37-41 Ashland Ave, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004-1801
    (Jefferson Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Bala Cynwyd
  • Phone Number: +1 610-668-1780

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?