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) #26 of 338 Restaurants in Erie $$ - $$$ Italian
2642 W 12th St, Erie, PA 16505-4389
+1 814-838-8111
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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2642 W 12th St, Erie, PA 16505-4389
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Reviewed yesterday

Were passing through Erie on way to Niagara Falls. Our hotel Recommended this restaurant and it was the type of place you would expect for Italian that is local. We sat at the bar as it was crowded the night we were there. Bartender took...More

Thank K720R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very good Italian food always a consistent "very good" the waitstaff is very attentive You can always count on Serafinis for a good old fashion meal

Thank Anita D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Jan at the front desk of our hotel recommended this to us. We tried it and were amazed. At first I thought we were dressed too casual for such fine dining, but many came casual. The atmosphere was elegant. Pews from a church ready for...More

Thank Joy E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great choices on the menu. I had an Italian pasta combo plate that was tremendous. I am typically a large eater and could only finish half what was on my plate.

1  Thank Ron Z
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We ate dinner at Serafini's for Easter. We made reservations and were early, and the accommodated us, which was nice. It was a very busy day, our waitress, Julie, was OUTSTANDING. She was very aware of our needs, without asking. She had a great sense...More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We love Serafinis it is conveniently located BETWEEN Peninsula dr and Pittsburgh Ave on 12th Street The staff are friendly and know the menu I would recommend Veal Cutlet and the homemade Tiramisu

Thank Anita D
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Steak pasta they have it all great Italian restaurant would recommend it to anyone in the area looking for a romantic Italian meal

Thank Joshua A
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Serafini's is a staple in erie truly some of the best Italian food in the city . Service is hit or miss but even if service isn't prefect completely worth for the food just take my word and stop by here

Reviewed 25 January 2017

I enjoy going here when I'm visiting family in Erie. This place has a nice cozy feel to it. The portions are enormous so consider splitting something or expect to take some food home. Very tasty red sauce. The eggplant parm is a favorite of...More

Thank Explorers36
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

The service was friendly and we were greeted promptly and sat in the empty dining room at 100 on Sunday afternoon should have been my first clue the Decor and menu were definitely the same as they were, in the 70's but not the prices....More

1  Thank arthur k
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I ate at your place, many, many years ago. your staff introduced me to dish of bresaola. I have never been able to find it again, and I would like to know how you cook it. i live in FLA.. but if I am ever in Erie again I will be sure to come see you. it was my favorite iti place when I LIVED UP THERE.
1 February 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2642 W 12th St, Erie, PA 16505-4389
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Erie
  • Phone Number: +1 814-838-8111
  • E-mail
Not far off Hwy. 832 which goes right into Presque Isle Park