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Trieste Restaurant

641 Chester Pike, Prospect Park, PA 19076-1506
+1 610-534-8191
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“escarole soup” (6 reviews)
“seafood” (5 reviews)
“spicy crab” (4 reviews)
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641 Chester Pike, Prospect Park, PA 19076-1506
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We got in town late on Saturday night and was looking for a good place to eat. We were at Tinicum township fire station and the firemen gave us this recomadation so we went there to eat. The food was great, we had a soup...More

Thank cfb107
Tony P, Owner at Trieste Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

It's wonderful you enjoyed both your visits at Trieste -- thanks for taking the time to review! You can always count on delicious food and great service when you stop by. Looking forward to seeing you again in the future! Cheers, Tony

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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Trieste is a neighborhood restaurant located midway between our home and friend's home. It used to be "their place" and is now ours too. The menu is huge the meal always good. Tonight was braciole for me and Penoni on tap! The number of families...More

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Tony P, Owner at Trieste Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

We absolutely love being "your place"! It's an honor having you in every time. Looking forward to see you and your friends again soon! Cheers, Tony

Reviewed 3 May 2018

Our large group of 16 was looking for a restaurant where the athletes could carbo-load on pasta the night before their races. We called Trieste to see if they could accommodate us, and within an hour of leaving the stadium we were seated and orders...More

Thank viqandsteve
Tony P, Owner at Trieste Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

We really appreciate you sharing your experience with us, as it was a pleasure to accommodate your group! It's wonderful everyone enjoyed their meals and our service, and, especially, the chocolate lava cake. We look forward to welcoming you all back in the near future!...More

Reviewed 16 April 2018

Years ago, when I lived closer to this restaurant, I went often and loved it. We moved further away, to a town with many restaurants and bars, so I hadn't been to the Trieste in a few years. Recently, my wife and I went back....More

Thank Jeff M
Tony P, Owner at Trieste Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Jeff, thanks for making it back to see us -- there's nothing better than hearing it was even better than you remembered! We hope you and your wife won't wait too long to join us again. Cheers, Tony

Reviewed 24 March 2018

We, my three sisters, 3 of our spouses and two of our grown kids, met for dinner at a long table in the back room that worked great for us. I can't remember what everyone had. But, my wife and I and one sister had:...More

Thank raybyerley
Tony P, Owner at Trieste Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

We enjoyed having you and your family for dinner -- thank you for taking the time to review! We really appreciate your support and look forward to seeing you all again soon. Cheers, Tony

Reviewed 16 March 2018

The food was good. The service was good. The wine prices extremely reasonable. An older place maybe reminding some people that good food can be found in older rustic places,...you dont always need elegance to enjoy a good meal. The variety of food and the...More

Thank Rockiroads
Tony P, Owner at Trieste Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

I'm happy you enjoyed your experience with us -- thanks for the wonderful review! We look forward to making your next visit just as memorable. Cheers, Tony

Reviewed 5 March 2018

Trieste has been around for many years and for me, still has the best Manicotti and Sausage ever and anywhere. Great traditional Italian food. Ravioli, Pasta dishes and many others including seafood dishes over pasta. Large menu and something for everyone. Very reasonable prices. The...More

Thank RicRei
Tony P, Owner at Trieste Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

We really appreciate the kind words -- thank you for your continued support and loyalty! You can always count on delicious Italian food at great prices when you stop in. We look forward to satisfying you for years to come! See you next time, Tony

Reviewed 3 March 2018

I haven't been to the Trieste in 20 or 30 years, because the last time I was there the food was not great. I'd heard good things about it recently, so we decided to give it a try. We were seated immediately, and our waitress...More

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Tony P, Owner at Trieste Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Pam, I couldn't be happier that you and your husband decided to give us another try! Thank you for the wonderful review of your experience. It sounds like you made some delicious choices, and I'm thrilled your drinks tasted wonderful -- we'll definitely look into...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

I go here for lunch a lot. It’s been around for ever. Inexpensive food, large portions and delicious. Service is down Home friendly. Not sure if they used to allow smoking back in the day but there is an underlying Smokey/musty/damp smell that takes away...More

Thank Kevin M
Tony P, Owner at Trieste Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

We love having you for lunch every time, Kevin! Glad you've enjoyed everything, but we'll definitely be looking into the smell you're describing. Every time you come by should be comfortable in every way. Till next time! Cheers, Tony

Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Was so pleasantly surprised the traditional Italian food and steaks and soups the flat iron steak was to die for and the crab soup was absolutely delicious

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
3:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 641 Chester Pike, Prospect Park, PA 19076-1506
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Prospect Park
  • Phone Number: +1 610-534-8191
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At Trieste Restaurant, we’ve been proud to serve our favorite homemade Italian recipes to the community since 1960. Cooking with fresh ingredients and a lot of love, our dishes offer something delicious for everyone in the family, allowing guests to indulge in a meal that’s flavorful and comforting. Whether the family wants to enjoy a dinner out to eat or they’d prefer to order a take-out meal for home, everyone can expect to enjoy a meal that warms the heart and satisfies the soul.
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