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Philadelphia Restaurant Reviews

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Welcome to our Philadelphia restaurant reviews guide where you'll find top restaurants off the beaten path, both locally owned and chain. In fact, some of the best restaurants in the Philadelphia just might be the little mom and pop operations flying under the radar. For some of the best picks in Philadelphia, you've come to the right place.

Our Philadelphia restaurant reviews guide can help you make sense of the thousands of options out there. Happy eating!

Also check out our Best Restaurants in Philadelphia 2013 Guide


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Asa's Deli

 5 star(s)  (07/01/2011)
“Troy makes the best hoagies and sandwiches. Fresh fresh great. Diverse dishes cold and hot. prices low.”

Emma's Cafe and Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (06/11/2011)
“If you want wonderful food, prepared with fresh & tasty ingredients, served by an attentive waitstaff, in a warm & inviting atmosphere, you must go to Emma's! Chef/owner Eddie couldn't be friendlier, you are made to feel like a family member when you walk in the door to this lovely Mayfair gem. Ampl... ”

Le Cochon Noir

 5 star(s)  (05/13/2011)
“I HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO VISIT THIS RESTAURANT BY GOING TO VINCENT L JOHNSON'S FUND RAISING EVENT FOR JUDGE. THIS IS A 5 STAR RESTAURANT...MUSIC, FOOD, WAITERS AND PEOPLE WERE GREAT. THE OWNER CAME OVER AND GREETED US! FANTASTIC PLACE FOR ENTAINTAINMENT AND EXCELLENT FOOD! SANDRA OF EAST MT AIRY”

Hummus

 5 star(s)  (03/28/2011)
“The best Middle-Eastern / Mediterranean restaurant in Philadelphia by far!”

Emma's Cafe and Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (03/19/2011)
“Excellent BYOB, food and service. Opera singer is a little loud so sit further away from his singing area and enjoy. Location is right at Frankford and Cottman and convenient to all roadways. Eddie is an excellent host and will meet all your requests immediately. Food is mostly freshly made with gr... ”

Famous Dave's

 5 star(s)  (03/15/2011)
“OMG just thinking about their ribs & roasted chicken makes me hungry! I stop here on my way home from work, and I absolutely love their smoked meats and sauces. Always order extra so I have some leftovers & I have eaten it for breakfast lunch and dinner many times!”

Sole To Soul

 4 star(s)  (03/09/2011)
“Good Food Good Service”

Le Cochon Noir

 4 star(s)  (02/24/2011)
“I had a great time on valentine's day there, the host was excellent, the waitress was on time, the food was good, but the special they had for valentine's day was great, $30 for two, and it was well worth it, only thing I did not like is the Chef came over to my table and ask how was the dinner and ... ”

Sole To Soul

 3 star(s)  (02/12/2011)
“i was truely disappointed. because of the name i thought i would be dinning on some soul food. how wrong was i? completely. i order roasted potato that were over season, mac & chesse i still can't figure out what all was done to it. they try to hard way over the top of what mac & chesse is. fry fis... ”

Archway Sandwich Shop

 5 star(s)  (01/28/2011)
“Archway Sandwich Shop is the bomb! I know this sounds clinche, but this is the first word that came to mind. The food and service is good.”

Ron's Caribbean Cuisine

 3 star(s)  (01/19/2011)
“Honestly you haven't had salmon until you've had Ron's grilled salmon (be sure to ask for garnish if ur into spicy!!) Everything is pretty good (esp. the oxtail and curried shrimp) Service....tsk tsk, like sum1 else said the girl with the short (usually dyed gold hair) is abrasive, abrupt and someti... ”

Sole To Soul

 4 star(s)  (01/15/2011)
“My sister and I went for a late Friday dinner and we were pleasantly surprised that we didn't get end of the night service that sometimes comes with being at the end of the night. Food was delicious and the service was lovely. We will go again.”

Athenian Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (01/01/2011)
“My partner and I love it! Great service, awesome food, REAL DINER PRICE (Very affordable)! We would go to many diners through out the north east and nothing compares to the service and food of Athenians =)”

Amato's

 5 star(s)  (12/19/2010)
“Do not buy the certificate, this is a deli, not a restaurant. No seating, so the gift certificate is a rip off. However, the food was excellent and the service was friendly”

Relish

 5 star(s)  (11/23/2010)
“My wife and I celebrated our 22nd anniversary on 11/19/2010 at Relish and it was a wonderful Relish to us. The food was excellent and the service was all I needed to surprise my wife for our 22nd anniversary, and the live jazz was all that and the prices were medium to high, but you get what you pa... ”

Relish

 5 star(s)  (11/09/2010)
“Sadly, out of business as of today, Nov 9 2010.”

Sole To Soul

 2 star(s)  (11/07/2010)
“The GOOD: This restaurant looks great on the inside. The chairs hurt after sitting in them for a while. The background music was fantastic. The warm bread they bring out was great,too. The BAD: They put the same seasoning on everything and it was way too heavy. It was on my salmon, broccoli, roas... ”

Adriano's Cucina Italiana

 5 star(s)  (09/22/2010)
“LOVE LOVE LOVE this restaurant! I go here so often the staff knows what I want when I walk in. The vodka penne is AMAZING! Great deals during the week- 4 course meal for $20! Can't beat it. Never a bad meal, staff is the nicest I've come across in any restaurant.”

Sole To Soul

 5 star(s)  (09/08/2010)
“Great food -- will go often”

Emma's Cafe and Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (08/28/2010)
“We had veal platters, and each one was delicious. The soup of the day was potato leek--very tasty. Delightful to find something like this so close to home; and the prices were great.”

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