The One Italian Restaurant In Philadelphia With Pasta As Good As Grandma’s

You can’t walk a block through South Philadelphia without passing at least one Italian restaurant. In such a saturated market and in a neighborhood filled with Italians who grew up going to Nonna’s for Sunday Supper, a restaurant really has to stand out in order to stick around. Ristorante Pesto does just that. They’ve earned their reputation as the site of the best pasta in Philadelphia by getting it right every single time. If you haven’t been here yet, you’re in for a real treat.

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Ristorante Pesto is one of the best Italian spots in Philadelphia, and it’s in a neighborhood that’s been growing by leaps and bounds every year. Passyunk Square is the place to be in Philly now – read more about this Charming Neighborhood In Philadelphia Where You’ll Never Run Out Of Things To Do.

What’s your favorite dish on the menu at Ristorante Pesto? Let us know in the comments below – we’re always looking for tasty new things to try!