Ristorante Il Melograno is located at 73 Old Dublin Pike in Doylestown. Ristorante Il Melograno is one of Doylestown’s best Italian restaurants. The eatery, opened in 2000, is owned by the husband and wife team of Chef Angelo Domenico Patruno and Maria. Chef Angelo received formal culinary training in Italy. Before opening Il Melograno in Doylestown, he worked in restaurants in Italy, Bermuda, and Philadelphia. Maria and Angelo like the Doylestown area because it contains a great mix of people. What sets Ristorante Il Melograno apart is the fact the Chef is actually a true Italian and the restaurant serves true Italian food. Chef Angelo makes all the sauces, soups, and dressings from scratch. Additionally, Maria and Angelo make a tremendous effort to treat each one of their diners like family. Customer service is paramount at il Melograno. If you have a 7 PM reservation they will make sure you are seated at 7 PM. One popular appetizer is the Mozzarella di Buffala, featuring fresh sliced buffalo mozzarella and fresh sliced tomatoes, served with prosciutto di parma, and drizzled with a balsamic reduction. Other choices are Cozze alla Tarantina, a mussels appetizer, sautÈed with white wine, jalapeno peppers, garlic, and light tomato sauce, and Vongole al Vino Bianco, which is a clam dish sautÈed with jalapeno peppers in a white wine and garlic sauce.Delicious pasta dishes include: Gnocchi al Pomodoro, a potato gnocchi served with fresh tomatoes and basil sauce, and Ravioli alla Vodka, with spinach and cheese ravioli, served with fresh diced tomatoes in a pink vodka sauce. You can also try an authentic Italian entree like Branzino ai Pomodori Secchi, Vitello al Marsala, and Pollo Milanese. Whatever you choose, be sure to leave room for a heavenly dessert. Possibilities include: Cheesecake, Chocolate Mousse, and Cannoli, filled with ricotta cheese and chocolate chips, and CrËme Br˚lÈe.If you are in Doylestown and want to experience true Italian cuisine prepared under the watchful eye of a master Chef, stop by Ristorante Il Melograno today. Maria, Angelo and their warm and attentive staff will welcome you like family.
501 W 51st St
Doylestown, PA 10019