Top 7 Best Pasta Dishes in Philadelphia

Top 7 Best Pasta Dishes in Philadelphia

Where to Find The Best Pasta in Philadelphia

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Pasta PhillyPhiladelphia, PA - Pasta is a staple food of traditional Italian cuisine, with the first reference dating to 1154 in Sicily. It is also commonly used to refer to the variety of pasta dishes. In Philadelphia, you can find pasta on menus across the city. But where do you go for "The Best Pasta Dishes in Philadelphia."

Where to Find The Best Pasta in Philadelphia

We have you covered with our staff-picks of The Best Pasta Restaurants in Philly, From an Irish Bar serving up some of the best pasta dishes in Philly to classic Italian joints in South Philly.

L'Angolo Ristorante

Diners can bring their own beverages to this cozy corner spot for homestyle Italian fare. Must-Try: Spaghetti Alla Scoglio - mussels, clams, calamari, and shrimp in white wine or light red sauce. Address: 1415 W Porter St, Philadelphia, PA 19145

Ristorante Pesto

Compact, family-run trattoria known for Southern Italian classics & neighborhood atmosphere. Must-Try: Linguine Pescatora - Linguine served with shrimp, mussels, and clams in a red or white sauce. Address: 1915 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19148

Dante & Luigi's

Old-world Italian cuisine like red-sauce pasta & osso buco served in 2 converted townhouses. Must-Try: Wide Ribbon Pasta – Served with jumbo lump crabmeat & sun-dried tomatoes in a Bianco sauce. Address: 762 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

Radicchio Cafe

This popular & established operation serves traditional Italian fare in a cozy setting. Great pasta and a very comfortable atmosphere. Must-Try: Spaghetti Positano -Spaghetti pasta with jumbo lump crabmeat, oil, garlic, arugula, and fresh tomatoes. Address: 402 Wood St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Le Virtù

The cuisine of Italy's Abruzzo region is showcased via pasta & salumi, plus warm-weather garden seating. Must-Try: Maccheroni alla mugnaia - single-strand pasta, hot peppers, garlic, olive oil, pecorino. Address: 1927 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148

Noir Restaurant & Bar

This low-key bar & restaurant boasts a varied menu of upscale, beer-friendly pub fare. Must-Try: Linguine Raffaela - Shrimp, Crab, Asparagus, Tomato Lobster Cream. Address: 1909 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148

Murph's Bar

Pennies cover the bar in this comfy Irish pub with an exposed-brick interior & quirky decorations. Must-Try: Murph's Pasta - Murphy's Irish Stout, bacon, parmigiana, and cacioricotta cheese (spicy). Pair with Nero D'Avola. Address: 202 E Girard Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125

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Written By: Philly Bite Magazines Staff

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