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Philadelphia, PA - National Meatball Day is fast approaching on Saturday, March 9th. Restaurants and bars around the Philadelphia region will celebrate the food holiday with specials, exclusive dishes, happy hours and deals to honor the famous Italian cuisine. Look for decades old family recipes with a new twist at Nipotina, classic Italian meatballs on special at Figo Ristorante, Sunday gravy style balls at SIN Steak Italian Nightlife, pepperoni meatballs and pizza at Revival Pizza Pub, meatball egg rolls and half off at Bar Jawn, and a special meatball day collaboration between Nipotina and SliCE at SliCE Italian Market. Full details are found below for all the meatball lovers out there! Screenshot 2022-12-10 at 23.09.29

1) Figo Ristorante
1033 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Northern Liberties

Half priced meatball happy hour 3-6pm
Beef meatball blend, housemade marina, parmesan, fresh basil

2) SIN Steak Italian Nightlife
1102 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Northern Liberties

$5 off meatballs on Saturday
Bar and tables
Open to close hours 5pm to Midnight

Traditional Sunday gravy meatballs with an equal mixture of Ground beef, pork, and veal. Served is a pomodoro sauce with whipped ricotta cheese and shaved Parmesan cheese

3) Bar Jawn
4247 Main St
Philadelphia, PA 19127

Half priced meatball egg rolls, bucatini meatballs and meatball smash

Meatball Egg Rolls
served over house marinara sauce, shaved grana padano

Meatball Smash
served on seeded bun choice of red or white RED: marinara + mozzarella WHITE: garlic spinach + cooper sharp
Red - marinara + mozzarella
White - garlic spinach + cooper sharp

Bucatini Meatballs
tossed in house made marinara, served with (3) meatballs

4) SliCE
1180 S 10th St
Philadelphia, PA 19147
Italian Market/ South Philadelphia

Available all weekend long:
Special COLLABORATION SliCE x Nipotina
Millie’s Meatball Parm Pizza $17/$24
San marzano tomato sauce topped with pieces of Millie’s meatballs, fresh mozzarella, ricotta and chopped basil.

5) Nipotina
2238 S 21st St
Philadelphia, PA 19145
South Philadelphia

Special for National Meatball Day
Millie’s Meatball Italiano $16
Millie’s fried meatballs topped with long hots, broccoli rabe and sharp provolone

Millie's Meatball is Marlo's mom's famous decades old meatball special recipe ball and sauce.

6) Revival Pizza Pub
240 Windgate Dr Suite A7
Chester Springs, PA 19425
Chester Springs

Revival Pizza Pub presents Meatball Day Specials for a Meatball Day Happy Hour featuring Revival's signature Pepperoni Meatballs by Chef Joseph Monnich.
Bar and hightops, 4:00pm to 6:00pm

$3.00 Revival's Famous Pepperoni Meatballs
1/2 off Personal Pepperoni Meatball Pizza
$6.00 cocktails (old fashioned, bagging lemonade, mule, transfusion)
$4.50 house wine
$4.00 craft drafts
$3.00 domestic drafts

For other spots around town with award-winning and crave-worthy meatballs, don't forget to also check out these hot spots:

Mia Ragazza
4411 Main St, Philadelphia, PA 19127

Stogie Joe's
1801 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148
East Passyunk

Positano Coast by Aldo Lamberti
212 Walnut St, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Old City and Historic Philadelphia