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Taste of Italy Bar & Grill

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1860 Catasauqua Rd, Allentown, PA 18109-3128
+1 610-266-8011
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Taste of Italy is an amazing restaurant! The food is terrific! We had a large party of 11 people & all went well -- no problems at all! Have gone back many times with family and a couple times just as a couple and food is always great! Whole menu is good, I haven't had anything I didn't love! Great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of our favorite go to restaurants. Friendly staff and excellent drinks. Bartender even checked on the Internet for a recipe for a drink I wanted and she made it perfectly. The seafood salad is one of my favorite dishes but I love their salad selection and enjoyed several of them. The calzones are perfect. In fact , we have... More 

Thank Janey308
Greer, South Carolina, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whenever we travel to New York, we always stop at Allentown in this area because they have good motels and this restaurant. It has been remodeled since we were last here but the food is still good. I had the veal Marsala. It was pretty good. My wife ordered Lasagna and it was also pretty good. The service was also... More 

Thank John H
Fogelsville, Pennsylvania
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of our favorite spots for Italian food. The Chicken Francaise and Chicken Marsala are my personal favorites, but anything you order is delicious and a large portion. The garlic rolls are awesome too. Great place with great atmosphere.

Thank lmk1107
Marietta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

I have dined at the Taste of Italy a couple of times while staying in Allentown for business. (But if the lady at the front desk of my hotel hadn't recommended it, I would have just passed it by. It's stuck in the middle of a strip mall.) They have an extensive Italian menu, at reasonable prices. We had bacon... More 

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Catasauqua, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Good food at reasonable prices. Staff is very friendly and helpful. The chicken dishes are very good and so is the pizza.

Thank dj88isgreat
Manhasset, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Plenty of food, all good. Service great. We had 2 main dishes and received a free appetizer, which was enough for a meal. The salads were fresh and great, and...the bread-too good. The shrimp and pasta dishes were prepared perfectly. No room for dessert.

Thank Lee T
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

We have eaten here as a couple and also with larger groups of adults and children. Their pizza is a favorite. We also have enjoyed the chicken parmesan and love the fresh baked bread with olive oil and herbs for dipping and large portions of crispy house salad with crunchy vegetables. We recently had them cater a function with delicious... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

I had the grilled salmon with roasted potatoes and broccoli. Broccoli was sautéed in garlic which is the way I like it. Salmon was perfectly cooked. The bread and olive oil was a welcome appetizer. I would return if I was in the area again. I loved the atmosphere and decor.

Thank Lana S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

We purchased a large catering order on Sunday the 15th of May. The food was fantastic our guests were raving over it. Thank You for making my wife's 60th Birthday party a success. Barry & Sue Corvelli

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $35
Italian, Pizza, Seafood
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1860 Catasauqua Rd, Allentown, PA 18109-3128
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-266-8011
Taste of Italy is proudly family owned and operated. We believe in treating everyone of our guests as part of our family. All entrees are prepared fresh to ordered, meaning every dinner is cooked as it's ordered.Some entrees do take longer than others and your patience will be rewarded. We want to make your trip here enjoyable so you will return with family and friends

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