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Ariano

114 S Olive St, Media, PA 19063-3202
+1 610-892-6944
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (44 reviews)
“risotto” (14 reviews)
“pizza” (82 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
114 S Olive St, Media, PA 19063-3202
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1 - 10 of 173 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ariano changed its menu emphasizing larger (pricier) meals instead of appetizers and flat breads that made the restaurant unique. Last night I tried a blackened grouper that was just inedible. The fish was covered (swamped) with a sickeningly sweet sauce that had hot peppers mixed...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We had a party of 8 for 6:30 had to go to third floor not m6 choice with a group of 14 very crowded and noisy. Our appetizers were jus5 ok and two salads never came until dinner they forgot. Our meal was cold had...More

Thank crafty928
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Really nice atmosphere with downstairs seating , second floor , and a staircase that leads to another level of seating .

Thank lefty016
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Had the day off with my hubby and stopped here for lunch... had my usual mussels marinara cooked in a pizza crust bowl... it was delish, but portion much smaller than previous visits here...wine was good, setting very pleasant, waiter could have been more attentive..

Thank Tamra A
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We did takeout for pizza - a plain pizza with sauce and cheese. The cheese was a blob of mozzarella with sauce that tasted like it was from a can. The crust was thin - but not crisp. (Waited 20 minutrs beyond the time we...More

Thank Irvwr
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Ariano is always a delightful dining experience. Food, service and atmosphere are all very good. The portions are very generous; I usually take home half of mine. Their gelato is especially wonderful. I find their prices to be reasonable, too.

1  Thank TravelingAgain5
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Not good for older folks. Two flights of stairs to the main dining room. Food was fair. Noise level is off the charts.

Thank esegrs
Reviewed 16 October 2017

My Bride and I, tried Ariano on an early Sunday evening after the theater production of Carousel. The restaurant is a bilevel affair with a lower level bar area featuring several tables and an upstairs area with tables inside and out. We opted for a...More

Thank appetitetogo
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Overall we had a nice dinner at this restaurant. We didn’t have a consistent server. The first server was excellent. The server who handled the remainder of our dinner was not attentive. Our main entrees were really good. Decent selection of wines. The bar had...More

1  Thank gcbuilds
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Really like it here, it's small but the food is always good. Try the Eggplant Parm, it's the best ever! It's located off of State Street right across from the parking garage.

Thank Donna F
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Response from MCoolBreezeH | Reviewed this property |
Parking is super easy in Media, especially near Ariano. There is a parking garage across the street that is a small fee most of the time and free at other times. On street parking at meters is also available on all... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 S Olive St, Media, PA 19063-3202
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Media
  • Phone Number: +1 610-892-6944
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