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1734 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148-1524 (Bella Vista / Queen Village)
(215) 463-9249
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Ranked #1,125 of 3,806 Restaurants in Philadelphia
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun 2:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wed 11:30 am - 10:00 am
Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:15 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Neighborhood: Bella Vista / Queen Village
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Good for: Large groups, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations, Delivery
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  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Philadelphia, PA
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61 reviews 61 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

We've been going to Marra's for more than 20 years and the food is always great. It's a 30 plus minute ride, but well worth it. Sometimes the service isn't perfect, but the food more than makes up for it. Their pizza is awesome - probably our all time favorite. Four of us shared pizza, pasta Bolognese, and scungilli salad.... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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346 reviews 346 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
365 helpful votes 365 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

When I last reviewed Marra's 3 years ago, I praised the food but criticized the grumpiness of the owners and managers. I suggested a charm transplant for the place. Two nights ago and in numerous visits over the last 3 years, the food was still top notch but, as they pronounce it in South Philly, the "attytood" had lightened considerably.... More 

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Cambridge, Ohio
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70 reviews 70 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

The pizza is good. We decided to try a different kind of pizza we wouldn't get at home. Tried a.white pizza with Prosciutto, artichokes, sun dried tomatoes and mushrooms. Very good. The crust was excellent. Mushrooms are canned which I could do without. Wanted a low key meal late on Sunday. Picked this for reasonable italian in the Passyunk area.... More 

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abingdon md
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

A delicious choice for dinner. We got the calzone which was huge. Service was great and the food was tasty.

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Lido Beach, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Best Italian food in all of Philly! Great service & very generous portion sizes. Couldn't ask for more!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

For a pre Mother's Day dinner, I treated a very inspiring woman to dinner at Marra's. I haven't been there since the early 90's and hoped it would be the same. It was average and if I wanted to complain it would be that I asked the server if anything comes with the Mother's Day entrees and she told me... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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81 reviews 81 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

I have beeen here plenty of times. It is the place you go with family or friends for an old fashioned red grave Italian dinner. See my pics of the food we had. Salad is included with dinner and a side of pasta!

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Manhasset
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28 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Located next to rows of Italian restaurants, this place had great service but average food. Nice environment, rustic with giving of an"old neighborhood" feel. Prices were decent and portions good though.

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Havertown, Pennsylvania
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103 reviews 103 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

I had a nice meal for my father's birthday celebration with the 10 of us. If you go during the week and early enough there is a sunset menu. I had the flounder franchias which was good. My kids enjoyed the pizza until they found a tomato slice under the cheese (they're kids they only like the sauce and ketchup...even... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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100 reviews 100 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

We go to Marra's several times a year. The host is always friendly and accommodating. The waitresses can be a bit curt at times. But, we usually get appetizers (fried calamari is delish), and pizza. Hard to mess that up. The brick oven pizza is so good, the sauce is amazing. The place could use some updating, but for me,... More 

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Additional Information about Marra's

Address: 1734 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148-1524
Phone Number: (215) 463-9249
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Bella Vista / Queen Village
Open Hours:
Sunday 2:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:15 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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