Bella Vista Restaurants

10 8 Sarcone's

Address: 734 South 9th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147
Awarded Philadelphia Magazine’s “Best of Philly” in 2008, owners Louis Sarcrone Jr. and Anothony Bucci have had a huge success since their opening in 1997. The deli is located just 50 feet from the bakery where all of the award winning bread is made. Campo’s Deli has a variety of daily specials and soups you can choose from. They are well known for their “Hoagies” filled with top Italian meats in their signature fresh baked bread. They are located on South 9th Street with comfortable indoor seating. If you’re looking for a great casual home style sandwich, come to Sarcone’s.

10 8 Ralph's

Address: 760 S. 9th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147
Just five weeks after Ralph’s opened its doors, Teddy Roosevelt sat down for a classic Italian meal in a burgeoning South Philadelphia Italian neighborhood; that was in 1900. Today, Ralph’s still caters to a host of notable diners and delivers the same simple, homey but high quality Italian fare as always. It’s a spaghetti and meatball parlor where red tomato sauce is king, queen, and heir to the thrown. Ralph’s is the oldest family owned Italian restaurant in America. The trattoria’s no fuss consistent approach to Southern Italian cuisine and elegant but non-stuffy atmosphere have made it a favorite among …

10 8 Dante & Luigi's

Address: 762 S. 10th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147
Dante & Luigi's
Step back in time and savor a slice of history while dining on Dante & Luigi’s “Old World” Italian fare. Established in 1899, this gem of the Italian Market District was the first stop for many of Philadelphia’s Italian immigrants. Today it draws a new crowd of guests who make it their own first stop for fresh and authentic Italian cuisine. Sepia-tinted stills of another age grace the walls as sun washes in to bring new life to this classic eatery. Patrons recommend favorites like the Gnocchi Romano, the Osso Buco, and the Seafood Cioppino. Come and taste what the …

10 8 Supper

Address: 928 S. Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147

10 8 The Saloon

Address: 750 S. 7th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147
The Saloon
$$$ Special Offer
The key to The Saloon’s longevity over 40 years has been its unbeatable Italian cooking and the comprehensive service it devotes to every meal. Whether it’s an oversized celebration or an intimate table for two, The Saloon creates a distinctly customized dining experience for every patron and, as a result, has earned a loyal following that draws visitors from around the region. The menu is chock full of Italian classics while the kitchen creates sumptuous daily specials that will entice every palate. Old World charm and exacting standards combine to make The Saloon a sought after destination for hearty Italian …

10 8 Bibou BYOB

Address: 1009 S. 8th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147
Bibou BYOB
As the only cash-only BYOB restaurant in the city, Bibou is a simple French restaurant with both comfort and class. This café-sized eatery packs a good, clean punch of extravagant yet modest French food, serving up exotic and high-end dishes at a reasonable price. Looking for foie gras, marrow, escargot, and pheasant isn’t such a challenge to find anymore, as Bibou plates each dish with architectural flair and taste. Chef Pierre Calmels, formerly a chef at Le Bec Fin, has perfected his skills and showcases then with sophistication and charm. They also feature tasting menu, fit for foodie fans as …