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Ristorante San Marco

504 N Bethlehem Pike, Ambler, PA 19002-2641
215-654-5000
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Ranked #8 of 47 Restaurants in Ambler
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $30 - $30
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Dager Road
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Lower Gwynedd, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW

This is a local restaurant so we wanted to love it but, after multiple disappointing visits, we're giving up. This time around the food was bland, dry, and-- as always -- overpriced for the quality. The servers were nice, but they couldn't salvage a mediocre meal and experience. We've been to Italy -- certainly NOT EVEN CLOSE to the food... More

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Philadelphia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Always excellent! San Marco is our family's favorite restaurant and it is also great for business meetings. We are very picky about Italian food and you won't be disappointed.

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Ambler, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Being Italian I am very fussy when it comes to Italian restaurants. This is the real thing. NO chicken on pasta or spaghetti with gravy! Very gentile atmosphere with wonderful service. I have been many times and never disappointing! My son even picked this for his elementary school graduation celebration lunch and I gladly complied! They didn't have Bucatini All'amatriciana,... More

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Philadelphia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Worst experience ever, first time we ever had to walk out of a restaurant. There was one man who appeared to be the only waiter for the room. He took forever to come over to our table to ask us if we wanted drinks. When he did he displayed a very arrogant and smug attitude toward us. A server than... More

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Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Our dining experience was fabulous! The service is excellent from the moment you walk in the door! The food was delicious!! We enjoyed an appetizer, salad, main meal and dessert, everything was amazing and had so much flavor!

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Horsham, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

This is our go to restaurant for an excellent meal. Never disappointed, a wide selection of delightful choices will require many return visits. It can get crowded and noisy sometimes, but all of that fades away with the first bite. An efficient waitstaff keeps things moving at a pleasurable pace.

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Ambler, Pennsylvania
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

EWe had an excellent dinner with great service. The food is always good here but sometimes the service is a bit rushed but this time the service was well paced.

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Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, United States
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44 reviews 44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We have delightedly eaten at this restaurant many times, for family occasions, for social outings, or quiet dinners for two. The service is impeccable, worthy of a fine restaurant. The food matches the service. We have truly loved everything that we have eaten in the restaurant. I don't love the bar. I would definitely order my drinks at the table.... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014 via mobile

Loved the food and yes the waiters can seem a little pretentious, but the worst part was the bartender. After dinner, went in for an after dinner drink. The bartender was so obnoxious, I will never go there again. You would have thought he owned the place with the comments he made. Only giving one star because he ruined the... More

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Cold Spring, NJ
Top Contributor
250 reviews 250 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
193 helpful votes 193 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

My wife and I were taken to lunch here before a meeting nearby. Our immediate impression was that it was a very attractive restaurant in the Italian style. We were immediately offered drinks, but three of us ordered iced tea and my wife asked only for water. There was a marvelous selection of domestic and foreign wines available. The waiter... More

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