Terrific water ice as well as gelatos. There may be along line on a hot day but the line moves quickly. It's worth the wait.
Don't tell me you've eaten water ice unless you've eaten water ice in Philadelphia. And the only way to get real Italian water ice outside of Philadelphia is to go to a Rita's Italian Ice, which is franchised. Water ice that you buy at a...More
We got some Italian ice after we ate our dinner. We walked down the Main Street and there were quite a few people out getting some dessert. The place is on a corner and there is limited parking. The drinks were cool and refreshing on...More
There is nothing better on a summer night than a stop at Rita's! you are sure to run into lots of people you know because it's the place to go after a game or school function. The staff are friendly and the treats delicious!
Delicious water ice, and a very helpful and nice person at this particular Rita's. My husband became addicted to the black cherry this summer, and she offered to make up a batch if I called it in. A great summer treat, whether you got the...More
I am not crazy about water ice, but Rita's has been a local tradition and very popular. I prefer tastier gellato or custard ice over plain water ice. There are many water ice flavors and you can always ask for a sample. Rita's is certainly...More
Seriously...do I have to explain Rita's to anyone? Isn't this a household name in Philadelphia? So if you're not from Philly and you've heard of cheesesteaks...now you've heard of the favorite Philly oxymoron: water ice.
My son(12yo) asked for a green apple water ice....after tasting it said it did not taste right. He went back to window and waited approx 10 minutes in line AGAIN! When he asked for a refund and the reason.....he was told that they dont have...More