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Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
City Center East
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34 S Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3019 (Between Chestnut & Market Streets)
+1 215-592-7661
10:30 - 22:00
Open now
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Sun 15:00 - 22:00
Mon 10:30 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good service, wine and specials. Enjoyed the food it was great and I would come back. They have Moscato for those that like a sweet white wine.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Tinton Falls, New Jersey
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79 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the food!! The service was excellent. Loved the atmosphere. We enjoyed the entire evening and will be back

Thank Kristine M
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Husband and I went on a week night so parking was great, actually meter parking across the street from restaurant. It was our first time at Spasso and we got plenty of help and suggestions from wait staff. Loved the obeisance! Great view if fireworks at Penns landing. The mussels and pasta awesome. The plate portions more than enough!!

Thank Tonya T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Mussels with white sauce is great! I recommend this to everyone! Gnocchi with gorgonzola is amazing. The veal is some of the best I've had.

Thank Currendodds 72 D
Tinton Falls, New Jersey
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

My husband, two kids and i ate here for dinner while on a visit to Philly during Christmas break. The restaurant was a short walk from our hotel in Penn's Landing and was easy to find. We were seated immediately in the small front room; there are several larger rooms at the back of the restaurant. The waiter brought bread... More 

1 Thank JMDinNJ
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Veal Porcini was delicious. I already had ate a cutlet at point of photo capture. Side of cappellini in red gravey. Also started with a bowl of pasta fragiole. Incredible flavor.

Thank LAFINH20
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Dinner with family on Saturday night. Had a drink at the bar beforehand, very relaxing. Our meals were delicious - we never felt rushed, able to linger over coffee and dessert. We will definitely be back. Location was a big plus, too!

Thank Lisa W
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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62 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

This is a place were you don't expect a real Italian Fine Dining. It's more like a let's get together and hope for the best. I was invited by friends for an evening and the truth it's not my kind of restaurant. noise, food at best average service as good as the restaurant Average. not a Place that i Recommend... More 

Thank bruno m
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53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

My son and I went here recently for his 18th birthday. It was great. My son started with the spiedini for his appetizer. He loved it. It was delicious. I started with the octopus carpaccio. It was fantastic, tasted just as good or better than a similar dish I had on the Amalfi coast last summer in Italy. For his... More 

Thank Michael B
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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118 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Went here for a family birthday dinner. Really great Italian food. Great service. Lots of room. Much bigger then it looks from the front. Maybe a little pricier than most Italian places but not significantly. Plenty of on street parking in front & a lot next store. Highly recommend.

Thank quavo1350

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 S Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3019
    (Between Chestnut & Market Streets)
  • Public Transportation: Train And Bus Stops 2nd & Market Street 1 1/2 Blocks Away.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-592-7661

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?