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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Brewery
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“Great creative flatbreads, warm atmosphere, home brew and even kombucha on tap! ”
  • 38 locals recommend
Pub
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“Restaurants have come and gone but McMenamin's has been a staple in the neighborhood for decades. Great food, drinks and community spirit. You really get to know the neighborhood at this spot. This is more like a Mt. Airy watering hole that is not for ambience but we love it. ”
  • 29 locals recommend
Diner
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“Cute little diner with an amazing beer selection and an outdoor ice cream trolly car that you must experience! ”
  • 19 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Good american fair (Muscles, burgers, frites. . .). Great beers and outdoor space. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“DELICIOUS Indian food. There is not a lot of sit down areas for eating in but they deliver and it's rather quick to pick up. My go-to feel good food. ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Café
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“Breakfast baked goods are great, crepes, best espresso bar in the neighborhood.”
  • 14 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Great place with a good beer selection and good cocktails. Also features many vegetarian and vegan options. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
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“Neighborhood Japanese spot offering sushi & cocktails while a fireplace burns in the background.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Chinese Restaurant
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“fine-dining restaurant & bar serves upscale Mandarin & Pan-Asian dishes with French flair.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Juice Bar
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“Want a healthy start to your day? This place has all the juices and smoothies and awesome decor on top of that. They have awesome coffee too.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“Small Indian take out joint. Limited menu daily. THE FOOD IS EXCELLENT! The family is sweet. They also have packaged meals in cans and bags for micro or reheat at home. Yum sag paneer, aloo gobhi”
  • 7 locals recommend
Diner
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“Greasy spoon diner perfect for breakfast. The wait staff are friendly and everyone knows everyone else. This is a Roxborough/Manayunk Staple.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
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“This has got to be the best place for humus! and also wonderful other mediterrean dishes. Great if you are vegetarian but there are options for meat lovers. Also a gathering place for musicians and artists at night. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Upscale-casual venue offering inventive Italian dishes in a snug, subtle storefront with BYOB.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Chef-driven New American fare served in a historic refurbished cottage with a bar & garden. This is on the pricy side but well worth the experience.”
  • 1 local recommends
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
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“Incredible soul food. Foodie Anthony Bourdain included Chef Ken's in his Philadelphia show!”
  • 5 locals recommend