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114 S Olive St, Media, PA 19063-3202
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Tue 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice local place. Lower level is appropriate for family's with children. Good pizza and gelato. Upstairs more of a adult atmosphere. Great menu and food. It is small so be prepared to be close to other tables. It can get rather loud when busy. But still one of my favorite places in Media

Thank collmill
Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
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77 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Out party of four all had different pizzas. Everyone like their pizza We then shared, yes they were all good. We ate upstairs outside, the night had a cooling breeze, made it even better. Enjoyed everything. Hope this helps you make a decision.

Thank JoanneM2013
Essington, Pennsylvania, United States
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Food and service is always amazing. Arancini is probably the best ive ever had! Nice ambiance throughout the restaurant. The opened up a gelato place next door. Little pricey for the size but delicious none the less. Their peach iced tea is my favorite drink. Cant wait to go back here on Wednesday for dining under the stars.

Thank Kelly A
Media, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Always a great experience. Food is fresh, delicious and sometimes straight out of the garden. Pizzas are made in a special brick oven and are delicious - you can't go wrong! Appetizers are great and the salads terrific. You can have homemade gelato - all very good. Have fun and experiment with the flavors. Great way to have a lovely... More 

1 Thank KateeYorke
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

I've eaten here a few times since it's close to our house. Some dishes are great, others inedible for the grease. Gelato is great! Nice atmosphere. I never know what I'm going to get, although the appetizers I've had have all been good.

Thank Beth D
Springfield - Delaware County, Pennsylvania
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46 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

We had dinner at Ariano Restaurant to celebrate a graduation. We sat on the upper level which provided a lot of privacy. The food was very good and the service was excellent.

Thank Kathy K
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103 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

My daughters & son took me here for Mothers Day. We had a table on 2nd floor overlooking street. The ambience & service were very nice. Good wine selection. Loved the baselice( clams in bread bowl) & arancini appetizer . Liked the option of making appetizers a dinner if desired, We had a variety of seafood dishes for dinner. None... More 

Thank otrs
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Their pizzas and gelattos are great! Wine selection is pretty decent! Overall the value for your money is considerably good! They could have done a better job by designing the entrance to create more space for waiting patrons, though...

Thank Gokhan S
Evanston, Illinois
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

I took my family to Ariano's to celebrate my daughter's graduation from college. We live out of town, so I relied on reviews. I am sorry that I chose it. We were seated in the balcony which made conversation almost impossible. We had a range of dishes. The food was uninspired and poorly executed. The ambience was very warm and... More 

Thank chavkin2016
Lambertville, New Jersey
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371 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

From the reviews, it looks like people love Ariano, but I just can't say the same. We went on Mother's Day (so that may be a factor) and had reservations. We waited quite some time and then the hostess suggested a "lovely" table in the gelato place (just adjacent). While the table was fine when we first looked at it,... More 

Thank Heidi D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $25
Italian, Pizza
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 S Olive St, Media, PA 19063-3202
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Media
  • Phone Number: 16108926944

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?