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Serafina - CLOSED

10 Rittenhouse Square 130 South 18th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
+1 215-977-7755
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Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good42%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (40 reviews)
“farfalle” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
10 Rittenhouse Square 130 South 18th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
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Reviews (186)
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1 - 10 of 169 reviews

Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We didn't have a reservation but the restaurant was nice enough to find a table for us. A couple people got pizzas,a couple got pasta and my boyfriend and I split the Cornish hen and the risotto of the day. All the food was very...More

Thank Ashley32905
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We were in town for a concert-Serafina seemingly had good reviews. We went for a late lunch. The restaurant looked quaint and cozy. Service was terrible. The waitress kept saying she wasn't prepared for work. It took forever to get our salads, I got mine...More

Thank Linda1327
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The brunch menu was good and the food delicious. The menu prices seemed a bit high. The atmosphere here is lovely.

Thank JIA-7
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were in Philly for a wedding and ate at Serafina. The food is amazing ! The setting fantastic and the service excellent. The gnocchi was the lightest I have ever had and the sauce was just perfect. The pizza was absolutely...More

Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I love bolognase and have it frequently. This was not my favorite. It was generously endowed with meat but needed something to make it more flavorful, in my opinion. I finally added salt and it was better. The staff was friendly, helpful and attentive, and...More

Thank Judy S
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Pizza with real mozzarella, absolutely authentic Italian. Gnocchi very good. Service very nice and kind. Restaurant situated close to Market Street in very nice area.

Thank guenterriegler
Reviewed 22 July 2016

My daughter and I went here for dinner after a day of college visits. Lovely atmosphere, great staff and delicious food. Would come here again. Hopefully, we will if she gets into a school in Philadelphia.

Thank LouiseEllen1959
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We have passed this many times and finally decided to try it. It was late on a weeknight. The food was great but the wait was very long, apparently there was a mixup with tickets or something. So, feel free to check in with your...More

Thank elissa s
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Located at 130 South 18th Street, just off Rittenhouse Square, Serafina is convenient to reach and very attractive and inviting to anyone walking by. Our party of 5 was seated at a table near the rear of the restaurant, in an alcove corner by a...More

Thank theredwiner
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

The restaurant was ok. The pasta was perfectly al dente but the sauce (a simple bolognese) could have had more seasoning. It was a little noisy though from the busy S 18 Street traffic. I would go again maybe not on a busy night and...More

Thank Tony O
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Rittenhouse Square 130 South 18th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
    (18th street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-977-7755
Description
Our cuisine is Northern Italian, originating from family recipes handed down from generations of cooks and adapted by Vittorio Assaf and his team of professional chefs. Serafina's creative pastas and risottos come to life with the freshest locally grown produce and ingredients, while the delicious desserts and extensive wine list satisfy every craving. Our famous thin crust pizzas are made with 00 Italian flour, filtered water, extra virgen olive oil, sea salt from Sicily and are produced in ovens hand built with lava stone from Mount Vesuvius fueled with burning cherry-wood. The remarkable food combined with the lively atmosphere of each location has mass appeal.
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