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Ristorante Panorama

14 North Front Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106 (City Center East)
+1 215-922-7800
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Ranked #189 of 3,779 Restaurants in Philadelphia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $80
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: City Center East
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Market Street
Description: A feast for the senses,Panorama offers authentic trattoria-style dining in the heart of Old City. The Northern region influences our Philadelphia Italian restaurant, featuring homemade pastas, authentic veal dishes, and fresh seafood specialties. A distinctive feature of Panorama is our unique wine bar, Il Bar, with its custom-built, 120-bottle wine dispensing unit, the current Guinness Book of World Records holder.
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English first
Long Island
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72 reviews 72 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014 NEW

I took a couple of employees here with spouses for a nice Christmas season dinner. They have an excellent selection of wines by the glass, which is pretty much their forte. After having some wine and drinks at the bar, we sat for dinner. The food was pretty good. I might have given a slightly better score if the staff... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I did not actually eat at the restaurant. Only had a shrimp appetizer during happy hour as we had only limited time to stop before heading to the airport. The appetizer was delicious and you couldn't beat the price at 50% off during happy hour. I don't believe I ever saw so many good wines that you could get by... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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113 reviews 113 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

2 of my co-workers stopped in here for lunch, we were the only table in the restaurant. I guess being inside the hotel keeps the business going at night. No complaints about service as we were the only table. Food was fresh and very tasty. I will say it is a somewhat limited lunch menu and mainly all Italian pasta/entree... More 

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Avon, Connecticut
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130 reviews 130 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Read the reviews and thought this would be a good choice. It was. We had a wonderful dinner. Portions are on the smallish side but not atypical for fine dining. Simply fantastic selection of wine. It was very nice that our waiter was knowledgeable about them all. Great location and atmosphere. Service was good.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This italian restaurant was recommended by our hotel concierge so I had booked ahead if time since it was the eve of my wife's marathon and italian restaurants would be hard to find the day before. The restaurant is a little far from center city. Once we got there and were given our table, we realized it was cold. The... More 

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Narberth, Pennsylvania
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259 reviews 259 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We have been dining here for years, but this experience was a disaster. The four of us arrived on time for the reservation with there being several empty tables. A party of ten or twelve at one table would become the excuse for dinner taking 150 minutes. Although the waitress, who proved to be insipid, wanted to take our orders... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Very very nice, food was great, service excellent, pasta homemade. They took great care of house from keeping our waters filled to asking how everything was. Marcella was a wonderful server

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Saint Peters, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The ambience and food were fabulous in this restaurant. Pasta was all homemade and delicious. The wine bar was very nice too. We had an after dinner drink in there.

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343 reviews 343 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Panorama is a great Italian restaurant, with an exceptional wine list, on Front street, near downtown Philadelphia. Service was top notch. You never had to wait to order an appetizer, your entrée, or another glass of wine ... and your water glass was always full. There were 6 of us there for a business dinner and the proprietor even came... More 

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Seymour, Connecticut
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

One must start off a review of this place with mention of wine selection and notariety. They have the ability to have 120 different wines served by the glass and also by the flight. The restaurant had the best gnocci I ever had. Light and incredibly fluffy and explode in your mouth with flavor! The service was very good and... More 

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Additional Information about Ristorante Panorama

Address: 14 North Front Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Phone Number: +1 215-922-7800
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 80
Cuisine: Italian

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