ITA 101

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1007 reviews
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$30 and under
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Italian
ITA 101 is an authentic Italian restaurant that serves a limited, rotating menu with fresh, local ingredients. Chef Kevin Maher and the ITA101 staff invite you to bring your favorite bottle of wine and enjoy gourmet Italian cuisine.
ITA101 will give you a true farm to table experience. Chef Kevin only uses ingredients of the finest quality that are in-season. The menu is ever changing.
Chef Kevin wants to share with you his passion for authentic Italian cuisine and bring to your table a little piece of Italy.

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What 1007 People Are Saying
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vipBill
Philadelphia
28 reviews
Dined on 14 March 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Absolutely awesome. Can’t wait to go back

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on 7 March 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Always an incredible meal and service.

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JOEP
New York Area
15 reviews
Dined on 5 March 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The pasta tasting menu was once again a wonderful experience and my wife's honey glazed chicken and polenta gnocchi was outstanding!

Chef Kevin always has a very creative menu. KUDOS!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 1 March 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

ITA101 is never a disappointment. A carefully crafted menu and simply outstanding food make this restaurant worth visiting again and again.

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Riche
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined on 1 March 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

One word can describe all aspects.... Awesome!!! Knocked all Sagre courses out of the park. Hope bianchetto truffle sagre is offered again soon.

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CarmelG
Philadelphia
8 reviews
Dined on 1 March 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience3

My favorite is going on Sunday when they have a bunch of courses for $45 and the chef picks whatever he's going to make. If you sign up for the email you will know what the food will be.

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vip2eaty
Philadelphia
161 reviews
Dined on 22 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The noise level at times was deafening due to the larger parties of 6 or more screaming at each other instead of talking normally. Lately this appears to be a problem everywhere we dine.

Food is always top notch and creative. Chocolate Home made pasta with venison. Wow was that good. The duck, NY strip, and the pasta with shellfish were delicious. One of our favorites close to home.

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PatN
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined on 16 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

An amazing experience as always. I visited with my wife on Valentines Day weekend. I usually never pick a preset menu but everything was unbelievable. It’s almost impossible to visit another Italian restaurant once you’ve eaten here.

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined on 14 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Valentines Evening was excellent at ITA101

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Marz
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined on 14 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The service was great. The food was fabulous. The pastas and sauces were so fresh and light it made you feel like you were back in Italy having a delicious decedent meal. The creativity of the chocolate infused Valentine menu was amazing. The grilled octopus was the most tender I’ve ever eaten. Good, fresh, carefully made food!!

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vipCollz
Philadelphia
12 reviews
Dined on 13 February 2020
Overall4food5service5ambience3

The fresh pasta is fantastic and the octopus was so tender!
Patrick our waiter was impeccable! Love ITA 101!

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PatriciaS
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on 13 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our waitress, Gabby, was excellent in helping my husband make his food choices. From starting salad to finish with short ribs everything was delicious and we thoroughly enjoyed our meal and evening. Thank you Chef Kevin.
The Scarduzio’s

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JohnC
1 review
Dined on 9 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

ITA-101 is something special as are the creations of Chef Maher. It's always a pleasure to dine there.

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OpenTable Diner
Jacksonville
4 reviews
Dined on 8 February 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience4

The pesto pasta was phenomenal, same with the seafood gemelli. Rich and full of flavor! Our waiter was very good at making recommendations for wine pairing and dish options based on the taste we desired.

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vipDarrenK
New York Area
15 reviews
Dined on 8 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Hidden jem. Food amazing. Wife eats based on a plant based diet and chef was extremely accommodating

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Brea
Richmond
3 reviews
Dined on 6 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Every time I eat here is a win. The food is beautiful and delicious, the service is always great and the staff is always knowledgeable. Would definitely recommend, and I do, all the time!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 1 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fabulous date night!! Excellent service and food was phenomenal...we will be back soon!

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vipJenniferH
Atlantic City
8 reviews
Dined on 1 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our server was wonderful! Knowledgeable about the menu and provided excellent service. The roasted chicken with Gorgonzola and honey was amazing! Never a bad meal. :)

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vipOpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
10 reviews
Dined on 31 January 2020
Overall3food4service5ambience3

The menu posted on Open Table is NOT at all like the restaurant menu! The food is what I call “Trendy” Italian. Small portions but packed with flavor. You just have to be open minded to try something new, such as pasta with Octopus ink OR Rabbit!
This is not the place for a picky eater.

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vipGina
Philadelphia
8 reviews
Dined on 31 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Delicious and unique.

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Paul
Atlantic City
2 reviews
Dined on 29 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent birthday dinner! Pasta tasting dinner was delicious and the server was also excellent.
Will return to restaurant. This a new favorite.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
16 reviews
Dined on 24 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love this place, one of our favorites!
Never disappoints!
Wonderful, creative food, always delicious, and impeccable service combine to create an outstanding culinary adventure.
Not a large room, yet even when full, the noise level is low—resulting in a relaxing experience.

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vipRoyD
Philadelphia
6 reviews
Dined on 22 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best tasting I have experienced

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vipwinemaker
Philadelphia
12 reviews
Dined on 19 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Always interesting. Always delicious. Always well executed.

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JimD
Atlantic City
4 reviews
Dined on 16 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food, great service, great value!

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vipbockiug
Philadelphia
15 reviews
Dined on 11 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our forth time dining at ITA101 and it continues to be an exceptional restaurant. The food is delicious and the service is outstanding. It’s a destination restaurant worth the drive.

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NolanL
1 review
Dined on 10 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always some of the finest and authentic cuisine . Kevin and server Patrick serve up and make the experience one of fine dining.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined on 31 December 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best Italian restaurant in South Jersey! Flies under the radar because it’s in Medford and not in Collingswood. My favorite date night restaurant by far! Incredible food and service and the table-side tiramisu is a must order.

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined on 31 December 2019
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Good food and great service but there is quite a wait for each course.

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vipEatslittle
Philadelphia
58 reviews
Dined on 31 December 2019
Overall4food3service5ambience3

My wife’s dinner was sub-par but they tried to accommodate her and ultimately took it off the bill. Morgan, our waitress, was very good, as were the other staff members we interacted with.

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on 24 December 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Perfect seven fishes holiday experience. We highly recommend it. Service was over the top as always. 12/24/2019

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RomanL
Philadelphia
10 reviews
Dined on 23 December 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience4

The seven fishes dinner was good, but not as good as the previous 2 years. Still, it’s amazing how Kevin can come up with all the variations of fish dishes.

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vipBlond
Philadelphia
38 reviews
Dined on 18 December 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This is our go to place. But last Wednesday some of our party wanted to sample the Seven Fishes dinner. It was amazing. So many flavors. They were just delectable. My husband and I enjoy trying new things. If that isn’t you, consider what you may be missing.

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vipMikeW
Philadelphia
26 reviews
Dined on 15 December 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food and service was excellent. The chef is second to none and is always perfecting his dishes.

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vipSheilaW
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined on 15 December 2019
Overall5food4service4ambience4

So glad I found this restaurant. So fresh and delicious. Have yet to have anything I didn’t thoroughly enjoy❣️

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Cortney
1 review
Dined on 14 December 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent every time! I dream of Chef Kevin’s pasta!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined on 14 December 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Nice server excellent food

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vipbestbiscottiever
Philadelphia
59 reviews
Dined on 12 December 2019
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Excellent food, great menu choices. A bit tight, tables very close. Visited on a week night, can't imagine what a weekend night would be like. Definitely will be back.

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vip2eaty
Philadelphia
162 reviews
Dined on 7 December 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

great food, great service, great location. been coming for years and never a bad meal

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Stefano
1 review
Dined on 6 December 2019
Overall4food4service3ambience5

Great concept. Eating in Italy is certainly different compared to Italian American. I loved the menu. It was simple and straight forward.
The food was fresh and excellent. The only downside to the evening was the responsiveness of the staff when the restaurant crowded.

FAQs

ITA 101 offers takeaway which you can order by calling the restaurant at (609) 654-0101.

ITA 101 is rated 4.7 stars by 1007 OpenTable diners.

ITA 101 does offer gift cards which you can purchase here https://www.toasttab.com/ita101/giftcards.

You can book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size.