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Bistro Romano, an Italian restaurant situated in an 18th century granary in historic Society Hill features innovative Italian cuisine, candlelit dining, surrounded by stone walls and old world charm. 

The popular neighborhood mainstay has been providing quality cuisine and exceptional service for 35 years.  The menu combines local sourcing, the freshest ingredients along with Chef’s keen focus on maintaining guests favorites while offering an upscale dining experience sure to please.  One of the few restaurants that features Caesar salad, our award winning salad is a must; all pastas are house-made which include our signature dish, lobster ravioli; fresh seafood, veal, chicken, lamb, pork and filet mignon round out the menu; desserts and gelati are made in-house and amazing, don’t forget to leave room!

Chef Tasting Menu, a five-course culinary delight, curated by Chef.  

The Bistro Bar features wines by the glass, wine flights, craft cocktails & beer.  

Bar seating & table seating available.

Piano is featured in the Bistro Bar on Friday & Saturday nights.

The Wine Cellar Experience, a private dining cellar for parties of two or four, is a popular spot for date night and the setting for many proposals, features a five-course Chef Tasting, tabletop rose petals, candles and limoncello.  Seating is for three hours, reserve times 5P & 8P.   

Reservations are required. Special pricing applies.   

The 120 Wine Room is our private space located on the second floor, the perfect setting for a rehearsal dinner, wedding or holiday party.  Team BR handles all the details so you may enjoy with your guests.

The 120 Wine Room is very popular for Corporate groups, meetings and dinners, AV equipped.

Among Bistro Romano many accolades including Best of Philly, Open Table’s Most Romantic Restaurant Conde Nast Traveler Top 100 Tables.

The Wine List has been recognized with the Wine Spectator Best of Excellence 2 Glasses Award.

Celebrating 35 years on Lombard.

Our Team