Stay on Top of the Trends with these Newer Restaurants Near Royal Athena

If you’re new in town, you’re bound to have neighbors recommend restaurants and shops near you. However, if a restaurant is newer to the neighborhood, there’s a small chance even your new friends have yet to check it out! Here’s our roundup of newer restaurants near your Royal Athena apartment so you can do the recommending, yourself.


SNAP Custom Pizza — Back in the mid-1990s, SNAP founders Peter Howey & Aaron Nocks started experimenting making pizzas for themselves and the Villanova rowing team. All these years later, and joined by Rob Wasserman, their pizzas have grown into a successful business. SNAP Custom Pizza make pizzas with fresh ingredients from scratch daily. And better yet, they recently opened a location in Bala Cynwyd. That makes it easy for you to get a delicious pizza in just a short 10-minute drive from your Royal Athena apartment or opt to stay home and order delivery.


SOMO — You’ll definitely want some more of SOMO. Open less than a year, the American restaurant and bar has already been well-reviewed by customers. SOMO offers a wide array of sandwiches, burgers, cheesesteaks, desserts,  delightful brunch options and drink specials. It’s a lovely place to dine in but you can take advantage of delivery through GrubHub, Caviar and Uber Eats.


Sona Pub & Kitchen —Sona Pub & Kitchen has been open for a little over a year now and you’re missing out if you haven’t experienced its extensive menu of old-world Ireland and modern-gastropub fare. Sona’s pizzas, sandwiches, main courses and brunch menu will satisfy your palate during an afternoon or evening out. Make a reservation or order delivery to dig in.


SNAP Custom Pizza

39 E. City Ave., Bala Cynwyd, PA

(484) 270-8636



4311 Main St., Philadelphia, PA

(267) 297-6668


Sona Pub & Kitchen

4417 Main St., Philadelphia, PA 19127

(484) 273-0481