Ralph's Italian Restaurant

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Details
760 S 9th St (btwn Catharine & Fitzwater St)
Philadelphia, PA 19147
(215) 627-6011
Italian, Bar
$ $ $
Hours
Mon–Thu, Sun: 11:45 AM–9:45 PM Fri–Sat: 11:45 AM–10:45 PM

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Foursquare Tips

  • Ralph's is THE oldest Italian restaurant in America and the nation's oldest Italian restaurant owned and operated by the same family.
  • The mussels in red sauce are amazing!!! The best part is dunking the bread in the sauce.
  • The best veal parmigiana in the world!!!
  • Best Veal in town.
  • Not a bad item on the menu.
  • By far the best Italian food I have EVER had!! The veal parm is awesome!!!
  • Best Italian food ever. Never went to a restaurant that was so family oriented and so welcoming. I love it there.
  • They now take credit cards. The food is just wonderful.
  • Its the real deal..just saw Rocky
  • There is nothing bad on the menu and the people are nicer than you'd ever imagine south Philadelphians to be. Oldest family run Italian joint in America, is what they say. Cash only.
  • Ralph's claims to be the oldest Italian restaurant in America still run by the same family. Recommended: chicken Trombino, chicken Sorrento, baked clams, manicotti, and spumoni.
  • White clam sauce!
  • The veal parm is the best in the city! The calamari is a great appetizer , sauteed in a delicious red sauce..simply orgasmic!!
  • The food is amazing the staff was great truly a Italian gem in Philly.
  • Check out Ralph's Italian Restaurant as seen on Food Feuds
  • This century-old institution near the Italian Market is still the real deal for lively ambience and flavorful old-time cooking.
  • Tiramisu is surprisingly mediocre. Everything else is awesome.
  • Philly accents so thick my mom can't understand them.
  • This place is amazing! Great for a night out with a team or social group. Oldest Italian restaurant in Philly. Get the mussels!
  • Veal Parmesan. Simply amazing. Get it.