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Davio's

111 S 17th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5114
+1 215-563-4810
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“spring rolls” (43 reviews)
“steak” (109 reviews)
“popovers” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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111 S 17th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5114
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our most pleasant find of the weekend. We arrived at our hotel (next door) late and chose Davio's because we didn't want to search around. So glad we did because it ranked as one of our best meals of the long weekend .The bread here...More

Thank Carscott
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Carscott for your review of Davio's Philadelphia. We are glad you enjoyed the food and service and appreciate you ranking it as one of your best meals of the long weekend. We hope to see you again on your next trip to Philly....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Used the bar + snacks the night we arrived in Philly and then dined twice in the restaurant, nine days apart! On both occasions we were served by Tonia, a delightful and efficient young lady, who did everything right regarding our requests and could not...More

Thank Harry Gibson
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Mr. Gibson for your review of Davio's Philadelphia. We are glad you enjoyed the food and service (especially from Tonia). We have shared your comments with our Team and we hope to see you again on your next visit to Philly. Thank you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Kimpton Hotel Palomar right next to Davio's. The restaurant was very highly rated so we gave it a try... twice! No - we didn't give it a "second chance" -- we went back because it was so good. And we were...More

1  Thank PSS4444
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of Davio's Philadelphia. We are glad you enjoyed both visits with us and have shared your comments with our Team. We appreciate you recommending us to others and we hope to see you again on your next trip to Philly....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Shared a great meal with my wife at the Davios in downtown Philly - fantastic! Staff is a great blend of professional and personal! Rene was our server - experienced - informative - patient with explaining the unique prep of some dishes - not pushy...More

Thank DBralph
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of Davio's Philadelphia. We are glad you and your wife enjoyed dining with us and we have shared your comments with our Team. We are glad you enjoyed the service (especially from Rene, Michael and Christian) as well as the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious dinner, great service, good drinks. Everything that we ordered for our table was great. The waiter was able to explain preparations and had some great suggestions. Little bit noisy and pretty crowded. I'd go again for a special meal. Little bit pricey!

Thank mculig
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of Davio's Philadelphia. we are glad you enjoyed your dinner, service and drinks and we have shared your comments with our Team. We hope to see you again soon. Thank you!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During a business meeting we took our guests to Davio's for a pre-session dinner. It was outstanding. The family-style appetizers were a highlight of the experience. The kobe beef meatballs were delicious, as was the calamari. The Philadelphia cheese-steak egg rolls were a clever touch....More

Thank Orso52
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Orso52 for your review of Davio's Philadelphia. We are glad you enjoyed your experience during your business meeting and we hope to see you again soon! Thank you!

Reviewed 12 October 2017

The restaurant is lovely, but on a Sunday for brunch there were only 12 people in the restaurant. That should have been our first clue. And the reason might be service was none existent, the food was bad and cold when it arrived at the...More

1  Thank Deby R
Tania H, General Manager at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Thank ou Deby for your review of Davio's Philadelphia. We apologize that the service was non existent and that you barely ate the food. If you could reach out to me at leo@davios.com or 215-563-4810, I would like to speak with you regarding your dining...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Fine service in a lovely restaurant, quiet and prompt. However, the bronzino I ordered was totally overwhelmed by all the accompanying faro, etc. White wine by the glass was tasty.More

Thank CintiKidCincinnati
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Thank you CintiKidCincinnati for your review of Davio's Philadelphia. We are glad you enjoyed the service and wine and apologize that the bronzino was not what you were expecting. We have shared your comments with our Team and we hope to see you again soon....More

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food...impeccable service...elegant atmosphere. We were15 for dinner for my daughter's wedding rehearsal dinner. Everything was perfect from start to finish. The wine recommendations were spot on.

Thank Angie H
Tania H, Director of Special Projects at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you Angie for your review of Davio's Philadelphia. We are glad you enjoyed the food, service and atmosphere during your daughter's rehearsal dinner. We hope to see you again soon. Thank you!

Reviewed 4 October 2017

Restaurant week is a big deal in Philadelphia. It's a chance to try someplace new and motivates a special night out in a wonderful city. Sorry to report and would qualify it by suggesting our experience may be an exception rather than the norm, but...More

1  Thank Bill P
Tania H, General Manager at Davio's, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you Bill for your review of Davio's Philadelphia. We are glad you enjoyed the service from Maria and apologize that the steak was overcooked and tough. Please feel free to send me your contact information so I can reach out to you. Thank you....More

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Dana I
21 November 2016|
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Response from Tania H | Property representative |
We have many gluten free options. Each menu is posted online at Davios. Each location has its own gluten free lunch and dinner menus. Thank you!
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martha041
3 April 2016|
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Response from Thomas B | Reviewed this property |
Martha the other travelers have given the address. For perspective it is center city. It is a very bustling area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 S 17th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5114
    (Chestnut & Sansom)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighbourhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-563-4810
  • E-mail
Description
Davio’s, with its “Northern Italian Steakhouse” cuisine, brings a deliciously unique flair to a city famous worldwide for its Italian restaurants. Situated in the historic Provident Bank Building in Center City Philadelphia, Davio’s offers diners the complete upscale dining experience - exquisite food, expertly prepared and presented in a grandly historic ambience. Davio’s skilled wait-staff provide guests with relaxed, yet attentive service, and are smartly garbed in long white coats reminiscent of Italy’s finest restaurants. Offering Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner 7 days a week, the restaurant has already gained popularity as a prime spot for both “Power Breakfast” and “Power Lunch” among the Philadelphia business community. Dinner also brings local and national luminaries from all walks of life on a regular basis. Reservations are suggested for the main dining room.
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