Best of Philly

Best Red-Gravy Italian Restaurant

2016 BEST Red-Gravy Italian

Bona Cucina

At this 31-year-old cash-only BYOB, charming Frankie will take your order while her husband Pat cooks in the tiny kitchen — and never emerges. Come for ravioli, shrimp scampi, red-gravy dishes, and a homemade cannoli that we’ll gladly put up against anything in the Italian Market.

66 Sherbrook Boulevard, Upper Darby, PA | 610-623-8811

2015 BEST Red-Gravy Italian Restaurant


760 South 9th Street, Philadelphia, PA

One hundred and 15 years after it moved into its current digs, Ralph’s is part restaurant, part museum, and 100 percent genuine Philly — from the red sauce to the garlic-crazy sauteed escarole. Read more »