What Your Grandmother Cooks!

Welcome to 1731 Restaurant

Italian Restaurant & Brick Oven Pizzeria in Philadelphia

1731 Italian Restaurant and Brick Oven Pizzeria proudly cooks the recipes your grandmother made, but with an elevated and modern twist. Each dish our chef prepares is made with the same passion and love you remember from the kitchen of your childhood. Our lunch and dinner menus offer classic Italian pasta dishes, chicken, pork & fish entrees and freshly baked desserts. The brick oven, imported directly from Italy, is the central piece to our Italian restaurant and creates a perfect pizza every time. Reaching temperatures over 650 degrees, our brick oven pizzas boast a perfectly thin, crispy crust, just the right amount of char and layers of melty mozzarella cheese.

Authentic Philadelphia Italian Restaurant

Located in the heart of South Philadelphia, our recipes and atmosphere truly embody the classic Italian eatery experience. You can taste our passion for food, family and hospitality in every homemade pasta, chicken or meat dish that comes out of our kitchen. Our dishes contain only the finest and freshest ingredients, many shipped to us directly from Italy or sourced from local Philadelphia specialty markets. The dishes & brick oven pizzas on our lunch and dinner menu are all made to order; fresh, delicious food and hospitality and our top priorities. Bring your family to join ours for an Italian dining experience you won't find anywhere else in Philadelphia.

Wood-Fired Brick Oven Pizza

Our brick oven pizza is unlike any you will taste in the city of Philadelphia. Our chefs are proudly hand rolling fresh dough every morning, crafting pizza sauce in small batches and using the freshest cheeses, vegetables & meats available. 1731 Italian Restaurant’s signature brick oven pizzas are perfectly crispy, saucy and cheesy – every time, guaranteed. Our oven creates a distinguished & unique flavor profile which traditional gas burning or convection ovens simply cannot achieve. Taking the extra time to hand make all of our ingredients daily and cook our menu items and pizzas to order is something we take immense pride it.

Our focus on quality makes a huge difference in the taste of our foods and the atmosphere of our Italian eatery. 1731 Italian Restaurant is located in the heart of South Philadelphia on Packer Avenue. We are a BYOB restaurant open for lunch and dinner 6 days per week. We invite your family to dine with ours and experience the authentic flavors and atmosphere of a traditional Italian kitchen.


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Dine in or Take out