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Capofitto

233 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2872
+1 215-897-9999
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (98 reviews)
“pizza” (79 reviews)
“thai coconut” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
233 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2872
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1 - 10 of 142 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for dinner and had a great evening. Pizza was great, service obliging and caring. No fuss though everything works, even down to the barman personally checking on a drink order. Good value for money. We really enjoyed our experience.

1  Thank desp737
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The entrees and pizza were excellent. Our server was most helpful and accommodating. Make sure you save room for the gelato. A big two thumbs up.

1  Thank I8016LWdavidc
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Holy cow - they aren't kidding with that amazing gelato! But, backing up to the delicious meal I had prior to dessert; everything was wonderful including the salad, the entree and down to the great espresso. I will be back!

Thank 1happykat
Reviewed 30 September 2018

I had this this gelato spot on my list but didn't know about this location. Whoopee! Had two flavors. A superdark dark chocolate and a coconut straticella (something like that) It melted at an accelerated rate that day but it was delicious. They have pizza...More

Thank DAuntDeb
Reviewed 20 September 2018

I was looking for a quick early dinner, after flying in from Europe. Capofitto was a wonderful choice. I just had a Panzanella salad and a Marinara pizza, accompanied by an Icelandic beer, but all three were superb. I have a 5 hour layover at...More

Thank ecco-ecco
Reviewed 13 September 2018

One of the tourist books said this was the best gelato in the world. It was great, but the best....I don't know or think so. But I am an ice cream fan, and gelato is not my area of expertise. Suffice to say, it was...More

Thank bernie6214
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Both the Margherita and Artichoke and Olive pizzas were fabulous! Perfect crust and fresh ingredients. The meat and cheese plate was also good (the olive spread was delicious) but it is overpriced for the small amounts you get. One type of cheese had one tiny...More

Thank FamilyTimeIsCrucial
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The pizzas are so good it will be difficult to save room for gelato, but you must! The gelato is heavenly -- creamy, rich and delicious. I shared a dark chocolate and Peaches & Cream with my honey after splitting a Magherita con Bufala pizza...More

1  Thank Susan O
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Based on the reviews I chose this place because I was in the mood for Pizza and Gelato:). The menu is limited which we liked and the atmosphere was relaxed and casual:) 2 appetizers, 4 pizzas, a tiramisu and 2 affogatos later we were happy...More

Thank elenat190
Reviewed 18 June 2018

A good restaurant to go, although not the best pizza I had, but good. But the ice...you have to go there for their ice creams. Even only an ic cream is worth it. They have all kind of (sometimes strange) combinations, of which you wouldn't...More

Thank WimJAR
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 233 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2872
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-897-9999
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Description
There is a "Pizza Evolution" happening in Naples, Italy. A handful of pizzaioli are taking this art to another level. The dough is paramount. A long fermentation & careful handling result in a light, airy, tender dough. Everything on a pizza should enhance & exalt the dough. This is the pizza that is making its way to the tables of the Napoletani. This is what we are striving for. We are specializing in hand crafted Neapolitan Style Pizza, and our Award Winning Capogiro Gelato, Salads, Focaccia Panini, Italian Wine + Beer, Craft American Beer, Cocktails, Charcuterie, Imported + Domestic Cheese, La Colombe Coffee, House-Made Pastries + Cookies.
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