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114 South Olive St., Media, PA 19063
+1 610-892-6944
11:30 - 21:00
Closed now
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Sun - Tue 11:30 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:30
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Pottstown, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The upstairs is great for large groups. We had about 14. The food was great. I tried the salmon panini which sounds strange but tasted awesome. They also have vegetarian options.

Thank jagzier
Springfield - Delaware County, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The first time we dined at Ariano's, I knew we would be dining there again. Next time my husband and I completed our meal, I told my friend coming into to town that I found THE place for one of the best meals around. I was right! Her husband is a rib counnisoir and he said the ribs were the... More 

Thank Tina L
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing authentic pizza. Great wine, and just chill out. Kinda noisy but we go early so it's not bad

Thank ericruns66
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The title to this review should give you some sort of clue as to where our standards are when it comes to Italian food. They're high, very high. We were in a rush and needed to get something quickly and so we popped into the first place we found, not even realizing that it was Italian food. Since we were... More 

Thank Lewin B
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Ariano is by far the best restaurant in Media! Anthony's attention the smallest detail in designing the restaurant, the excellent menu and simply the best Italian around contributes to its incredibly enthusiastic fans. We always dine here during "dining under the stars" and love to have a romantic evening on nights during the winter. Great place for all occasions.

1 Thank Lisa M
Media, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Ariano is a dining experience that should not be missed. The attention to detail in the design and to the food is unmatched. Much like its sister eatery Fellini's cafe the staff and food are exceptional. Chef Anthony continues to lead the pack when selecting where to dine in Media.

1 Thank Pete A
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Ate here for lunch. They had a stand at the weekend's Media Fair where you could buy a small slice of pizza with caramilized onions that was so good we couldn't wait to try the restaurant. So disappointed. They left the front door open and there were flies. The walls leading to the upstairs restaurant were black with where hands... More 

2 Thank Crystal6648
Saratoga Springs, New York
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220 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We took our son's family with 2 kids aged 5 and 2 and the staff was very welcoming and accommodating. They do have a children's menu, but ours just ate the bread and butter! We ordered a pizza for an appetizer for the table and the crust was a little burnt, but it tasted ok. Our dinners were great. This... More 

Thank lncclc
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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355 reviews
306 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Ariano's has good food and they're very accommodating to people with dietary restrictions. I have a gluten intolerance and am also lactose intolerant so it's nice to be able to eat out and have no issues. The risotto and paninis are delish. The pizza looks good too! Service is good too.

Thank Shopaholic_x0
Media, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great beer selection. Good happy hour food menu. Stylish decor and friendly wait staff. Interesting pizza selection - something out of the ordinary - but well prepared and fun to try new combinations.

Thank savvytraveler1231

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Italian, Pizza
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
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 South Olive St., Media, PA 19063
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Media
  • Phone Number: +1 610-892-6944

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