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615 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-4404
+1 215-928-0900
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
615 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-4404
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in town for a convention at the convention center June 3-6. One of our managers recommended us to come here for dinner, I’m glad we listened to him. Our waiter Kevin amazing! He was patient and provided us recommendations on the menu. We...More

Thank JJBA2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in around 7 on Saturday night with my husband and 8 year old son after site seeing and were lucky to get a table. Not advertised, but they do have a kids menu. Certainly not a "family restaurant" but certainly kid friendly to a...More

Thank Elana H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simple enough menu with nice choices. Prices reasonable. Food was excellent! Great location near the Bell! Very good and recommended.

Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Location is great - in the heart of Philly Center City! Great Italian cusine - very tasty and reasonably priced for its location!

Thank Max F
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped in not knowing what to expect. Amazing! We had a sleeping child with us, so they put us in an closed dining area. The ambiance, the service, the food, the prices, all amazing. We are from out of town, but visit frequently and will...More

Thank Robin W
Reviewed 2 May 2018

The appearance is upscale but the lunch menu was reasonably priced. My veggie sandwich was filling and delicious, prepared on a pizza dough roll. We loved our pre-meal nibbles of small rolls with an amazing olive oil dipping sauce. Our waiter was appropriately attentive.

Thank njsnackers
Reviewed 22 April 2018

I walked into a near empty restaurant at 4:30PM and asked for a table for one. I was promptly told by the hostess that I would have to leave by 5:45 PM. I was shocked and offended, and told her so. I have NEVER in...More

5  Thank travelmaven_7
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Have been here a few times and it might just be our go to place. While we have only eaten from the bar menu, it has been very good. Snacks and apps are very good and cocktails are well made and are perfectly sized (large)....More

Thank Ragtop
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

This is a fantastic Italian restaurant. Great food, generous portions, pizza tasteful and service great. I extremely recommend this restaurant!!!

Thank Rubens A
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for happy hour which was a very affordable place. Ended up getting appetizers as well. Drinks were very good, service very good, I had the egg plant crisps which were very tasty. I tried my husbands calamari which was very salty and...More

Thank LBIblonde1
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Brandt L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 615 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-4404
    (7th & Chestnut Streets)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Centre East
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-928-0900
  • E-mail
LaScala’s, located in the heart of Historical Philadelphia, creates a cozy casual ambiance in which to enjoy fine Italian-American Home-style cuisine. Exposed brick & floor to ceiling windows give an Old World Italian feel. Al fresco dining at the sidewalk cafe is also offered. Just a few of the Chef’s famous recipes include Homemade Ravioli & Gnocchi,Hand Tossed Pizza's, Seafood FraDiavlo, Hanger Steak Philly Style & Pappardelle and Sausage Bolognese. The vast menu also includes appetizers, Sides, soup, salads,steaks, & seafood. A full bar & extensive wine list are available to complement your meal. Finish off your lunch or dining experience with one of the homemade desserts. LaScala’s is sure to become one of your favorites.
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