Little SaigonUniversity City
There's lots of great pho to be found in Philadelphia. These are the 10 best places in the city.
Alison B. KesslerNovember 10, 2022
The best spots in Philly to take yourself to dinner.
Sydney McElweeJanuary 30, 2019
Bella VistaQueen Village
Italian MarketSouth Philly
Paesano's Philly Style is an iconic sandwich shop in the Italian Market with great hoagies, antipasti, and pasta.
Alison B. KesslerDecember 9, 2022
Samuel's is an all-day deli in Rittenhouse Square where you can get bagels, sandwiches, and baked goods on a casual weekday.
South PhillyLittle Saigon
Pho Ha in Little Saigon is a casual place for great pho and other Vietnamese dishes.
Pho Saigon in Riverview Plaza serves solid pho and other Vietnamese staples.
Little SaigonSouth Philly
Little Saigon's Cafe Diem specializes in tasty pho and spicy bun bo hue.
Cafe Nhan is a family-owned West Passyunk restaurant serving delicious chicken wings and pho.
Alison B. KesslerNovember 1, 2022
When you’re craving deli classics like corned beef and smoked fish, head to Famous 4th Street Deli in Queen Village.
Alison B. KesslerOctober 26, 2022
Buena Onda is a taqueria in Rittenhouse where you can bank on getting a discounted taco or cocktail every day that you open your eyes.
Candis R. McLeanAugust 25, 2022
LMNO is a Mexican restaurant in South Philly that has a DJ listening room, serves small and large plates, and is ideal for an exciting dinner.
Candis R. McLeanJune 10, 2022
Friday Saturday Sunday is a two-level American restaurant in Rittenhouse with a great bar that’s a must for a night out with a few friends.
Team InfatuationMay 3, 2022
Vernick is one of the best restaurants in Philly, with a formal dining room upstairs and a more casual bar below.
Zahav is an Israeli restaurant in Society Hill that's a Philly institution and a celebratory spot to have some silky hummus, fluffy laffa bread, and tender cuts of meat.
Candis R. McLeanMay 2, 2022
Rittenhouse's The Dandelion has everything from fish and chips to a massive Sunday roast, making it the only British pub you should visit in town.
Candis R. McLeanApril 15, 2022
La Virgen De Las Nieves is a Mexican spot in South Philly that has huge, delicious huaraches served in pizza boxes.
Written bySydney McElwee
M Kee in Chinatown serves one of the best Peking ducks in the city.
Hardena is a small Indonesian place in East Passyunk that works great for a casual weeknight dinner or carryout.
Sydney McElweeJanuary 14, 2022
DanDan is a Sichuan and Taiwanese spot in Rittenhouse with a good and convenient Happy Hour.
Jordan PriceJanuary 14, 2022
Soup Kitchen Cafe is a small breakfast and lunch spot in Kensington that’s easy, casual, and pretty cheap.
University CityWest Philadelphia
Pod in West Philly looks like the inside of a spaceship and serves a mix of Chinese and Japanese dishes.