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Bella Vista / Queen Village
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1734 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148-1524
+1 215-463-9249
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun 14:00 - 21:30
Tue 11:30 - 22:00
Wed 11:30 - 10:00
Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 12:15 - 23:00
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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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198 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

I haven't been there in a long time but the food and service was still good. The personal calzone was tasty and more than enough for one person.

Thank James M
Aiken, South Carolina
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236 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Very accommodating waite staff. Group of five could not make up our minds if we wanted the pizza (what they're known for) after hearing the evenings specials. So we ordered a "personal size" Quattro Gusti" as an appetizer. Outstanding choice!!!!! So much so, we would go back just for the brick oven pizza. One order of Linguini Aglio with extra... More 

Thank Pat K
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I had not been at Marra's for many years and decided to give it a try. The food was really much better than expected and very good. The spaghetti and lump crab in white wine sauce was one of the best I've ever had, and the personal size Margherita pizza was also quite good. The spaghetti dish was really enough... More 

Thank Sal532014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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49 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

People who remember the good old days seem to like this place. Unfortunately I am relatively new. Two visits produced similar results. The good: Lots of choices. Moderate prices. The not so good: The place is old and dated. No attempt to update anything. The servers were perfunctory. If I said "Thank you." The server said "You're welcome." No smile.... More 

Thank Ghoff777
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225 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

This was the best pizza in South Philly I remember there was a time you would wait an hour for a pie on a Friday night..... you could see this little hole-in-the-wall that had white Tile brick that was the Wood-Fired oven.... on a recent visit we discovered the pizza was still fantastic atmosphere still nice people are friendly and... More 

Thank 2Bige257
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Heard great things about this restaurant but I was disappointed. I has the mussels in white sauce. It was so very bland, I added the tomatoes and garlic from my bruscetta and some red pepper flakes that were on the table. It made it palatable. My friends had pasta with the red sauce and they didn't care for it. Again,... More 

Thank DeeDeeR57
Barrington, NJ
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91 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Went there immediately after a Sunday afternoon Phillies game. We got real, and I mean real lucky that a parking spot opened up right in front of the place as we approached. Not sure if it was an off night, but my family of 4 was seated immediately. I'm told the pizza is famous but I stuck to my appetite,... More 

Thank 1972Harry
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Last minute dinner was good not awesome but good. Took a lot of food home. Had the mussels which were awesome and their rolls were the best! Service was average.

Thank Lisa L
Wilmington, North Carolina
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83 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Came here for lunch and there were only two other tables filled on a rainy Saturday at Noon. Service was slow--had to ask for water and then waiter disappeared. Our table ordered a couple salads, soup, an entree and a personal pizza. Italian wedding soup and minestrone were tasty and well prepared. Salads got a thumbs up and so did... More 

Thank PatriciaK
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
Reviewed 21 May 2016

No matter what you order, if you're looking for real Italian food, you'll love it. From the veal parm to the pizza, it's all excellent. Best Antipasta on the avenue. Great for familes, great for a date. The wait staff is friendly and funny.

Thank kimmywalk

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
14:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 10:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
12:15 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1734 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148-1524
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Neighbourhood: Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Phone Number: +1 215-463-9249

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