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602 W Hamilton St, Allentown, PA 18101-2122
+1 610-774-9500
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AllentownPA
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

We enjoyed our neighborhood's annual holiday fest at Posta Rosa. The restaurant provided us with generous portions of Chicken Marsala, Eggplant Rollatini, Pasta Primavera and Shrimp Pasta, along with a mozzarella and tomato appetizer, salad, dinner rolls and canolini for dessert. All were delicious. It was nice that we could BYOWine. Staff was attentive and helpful. We were hopeful that... More 

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Macungie, Pennsylvania
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60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015

Allentown is undergoing a renaissance downtown with many new restaurants opening, so the pressure is on for the ones that have been here for a while. This place more than holds it own. The food is delicious, plentiful and value priced. The restaurant is BYOB, so we were able to get out with a filling tasty meal including dessert for... More 

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1 Thank FishmanPA60
Allentown, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2015

We have eaten dinner here twice, I highly recommend the fresh mozzarella and tomato with prosciutto appetizer. The service has always been great, they are friendly and they don't try to rush you through your meal. You can enjoy each course. And BYOB. My husband ordered veal Marsala which was nice and tender and I ordered the seafood pasta which... More 

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1 Thank 602pammyg
Effort, Pennsylvania
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2015

My husband and I were visiting the Allentown area and came across Pasta Alla Rosa. The atmosphere was nice and the food was excellent. The staff was very friendly. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

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Cream Ridge, New Jersey
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2015

We arrived for dinner for 6 pm reservations and were not seated until 6:40. At 7 pm, neither bread, water or a server were evident. The hostess, Delores, attempted to respond to our pleas for help but even she could not motivate the incredibly incompetent waitress. Even after we struggled for each course, the waitress brought the wrong dinner for... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2015

We were seated at 6:30pm. By 7:20,all we had was a complimentary glass of wine. Staff came and went from the open kitchen often with no food. Mind you, my husband and I ordered the soup of the day and one of the specials. The hostess was no help whatsoever. We got up and walked out at 7:30.

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1 Thank willsmom93
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2015

we went to a phantoms game last Friday and before it we had dinner there. We were pleasantly surprised at the area and how nice the town is in that section. the prices were reasonably the food was excellent. they give you a glass of wine and they are a BYOB restaurant. the rolls at dinner were the best I... More 

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Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2014

We tried Pasta Alla Rosa during the week and had a very nice experience. The wait staff was excellent. Prices are very reasonable and it is BYOB. This is a great restaurant in the up and coming downtown. We very much enjoyed the experience. Thanks.

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1 Thank passiontravelers
New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2014

Ventured into downtown Allentown this Saturday as they were having restaurant week, me and the wife came accross Pasta alla Rosa Restaurant nestled in the corner just a short distance from the PPL center I got to say that this place is a real charm, decor could be alittle better but it was just as perfect. You can really tell... More 

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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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65 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2014

My wife and I had dinner here before a concert at the new PPL Center. We were very pleased with our choice of restaurants. I had tried to make reservations at several other nearby restaurants, but they were booked up because of the large number of concertgoers. We made reservations for 6:00 and arrived at 5:45, which I'm glad we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 602 W Hamilton St, Allentown, PA 18101-2122
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-774-9500

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