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Criniti Pizzeria & Restaurant

2611 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19148-4310
+1 215-465-7750
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible17%
24 Dec 2016
“Can't cook veal”
30 Sep 2016
“Not the best in South Philly”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2611 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19148-4310
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 25 December 2016

My previous visit I ordered the veal marseilla and it was tasteless and small portions. My recent visit I ordered veal parm. The plate was full of spaghetti and a 6x6 inch square piece of not fresh veal that was 1/4" thick and over cooked....More

Thank kenbrown565
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Very mediocre restaurant, from the décor, to the menu, to the presentation, and quality. Too many other really good restaurants in the area to waste a dinner here.

Thank readytogoanytime
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Went for dinner on a Saturday night as a group of ten. Reservations were made ahead of time and confirmed by the restaurant on the day. Everyone enjoyed their meal. The homemade bread was to die for and the waiter kept refilling the basket. Our...More

Thank Eva P
Reviewed 2 February 2016

My husband and i stopped by Ciniti's Saturday night for dinner because we were in South Philly. We haven't been there for quite a while. We used to go there before going to the Flyer's games, which was good then, and is still very good...More

Thank rosemaryb B
Reviewed 30 January 2016

Criniti is one of the worst pizza parlors I have ever been to in South Philly. I mean, I was just there the other day, and it SUCKS! Me and my family were just there for a pizza, and it took forever just to get...More

Thank Roman's R
Reviewed 25 September 2014

We were looking forward to a real Italian dinner. We were disappointed in the food and service. When the waitress arrived she asked. "Do you want mushrooms?" Had no idea what she meant. Crinits offers a small plate of marinated mushrooms. It would have been...More

Thank Luigi C
Reviewed 26 June 2014

Went here on a suggestion from a nurse at Methodist Hospital and were pleasantly surprised. It's in an old church and doesn't have the name of some of the more renowned Italian restaurants in south Philly. The food was delicious. I had a very nice...More

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 16 May 2014 via mobile

I hadn't been here in some time and I wasn't disappointed. I had the homemade cavatelli in vodka sauce. If you want some good Italian food in a relaxed setting at a decent price, go here. It's a converted church and it's close to Citizens...More

Thank Diana M
Reviewed 28 August 2013

My second visit didn't disappoint! Delicious from start to finish. For one that is half Italian, I'm picky about going out for Italian food. They start off bringing you cooked mushrooms with warm bread. The Italian bread is excellent and I typically skip the bread....More

Thank slktravels
Reviewed 16 August 2013

We asked around for recommendations for Italian in Philadelphia. "You have to go to South Philly for the best Italian," everyone said. So we did. Criniti's was lovely (the building used to be a small neighborhood church) and the food was excellent. We were there...More

Thank aginga
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
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Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2611 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19148-4310
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > South Philadelphia
  • Neighbourhood: South Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-465-7750
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