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Paese Mio

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6561 Tilghman St, Allentown, PA 18106-9322
610-481-0400
Today
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Takeout

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  • 49
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Enjoy them whether for pizza or the wonderful chicken Caesar salad or dinner. Had a very good seafood paella with lobster and shrimp. Bread is always good. Get the garlic on the side. Not fancy but good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 1, 2014
Ken P
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Macungie, Pennsylvania, United States
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Nazareth, Pennsylvania
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Couldn't ask for a better Italian restaurant. Everything is made fresh and tastes really good. Huge portions. Have never been disappointed. Great owners.

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Wakefield, New Hampshire
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Allentown is a regular stop for us as we come and going from Florida/New Hampshire. We looked on TripAdvisor for a place to eat, saw several places but nothing that we felt like, so we continued to look. We came across Paese Mio and sure glad we did, we thought this place was great. They start you off with hot... More 

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Crossville, Tennessee
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

This restaurant was a nice little find for me. I saw everyone leaving the restaurant with leftovers and was kind of curious as why. I ordered Chicken Parm and understood why. 2 huge chicken breasts and a huge bowl of spaghetti and tasty bread sticks. I took most of it home! I think you would enjoy this restaurant, nothing fancy... More 

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Jasper, New York
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48 reviews 48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Stopped for a quick lunch while on a business trip. They had a large group meeting in the back so I expected a "slow down" on service but everything was quick prompt and delicious. They served complimentary bread knots with garlic oil that was fantastic. VERY STRONG GARLIC but that is how I like it! I had a small chef... More 

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We moved here almost a year ago from Bergen county, New Jersey. New Jersey people really know a good Italian restaurant when they find one. So the other night we asked so,e locals about so,me really authentic New Jersey- New York style Italian food and someone had suggested Paese Mio. Upon ordering and receiving our food, we felt like we... More 

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Classic Italian food, welcoming owners. The building and seating could use some updating but otherwise the food is excellent IMHO. Entrees from various seafood dishes to your typical pasta are all quite good with generous portions. Even the pizza is quite good. They do bring the bread sometimes swimming in the garlic oil which I love by the way, other... More 

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014 via mobile

We have been coming to this restaurant for the past 10 years and it has been uniformly excellent. Portions are enormous so plan to share. One entrée is more than enough for two people. I highly recommend their pasta Primavera and my kids adore their baked ziti. Pizza is also great-make sure to try their white pizza too!

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Aurora, CO
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Each and every time we head to Allentown, PA, this place is a MUST! Even if it's a short trip, we try to squeeze them in at LEAST two to three times. Their garlic bread is heavenly, loaded high with garlic that leaves you feeling free from vampires forever! Their food is excellently prepared, nice cozy and friendly atmosphere, and... More 

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Naples, Florida, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

The Pizza is great. The soups are fabulous. The garlic knots are the best I've ever had. In fact, I have never been able to take more then a bite from anyone else's. Mike and Rosa are gracious hosts. Weekends always busy.

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Macungie, Pennsylvania, United States
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285 reviews 285 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Enjoy them whether for pizza or the wonderful chicken Caesar salad or dinner. Had a very good seafood paella with lobster and shrimp. Bread is always good. Get the garlic on the side. Not fancy but good.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6561 Tilghman St, Allentown, PA 18106-9322
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: 610-481-0400

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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