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246 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106 (City Center East)
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Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Tapas
Neighborhood: City Center East
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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English first
western NY
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53 reviews 53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2009

Just a quick review for those who happen to be in or near Philly. We happened to be in town for a wedding and needed a quick bite. We walked down the street from our hotel (Penn's View - charming!) and happened upon the "happy hour" at PRIVE (246 Market St). Everything was half price so we decided to sample... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2009

The server was good and she explained the menu really well. The chef is where my problems are: The lamb lollypop was out of the world and I expected things to get really better. But, the mahi mahi, I ordered was really really salty. So, they took it back and gave me a base that was just perfect.. But, this... More 

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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47 reviews 47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2009

We have been here a number of times. We like to order tapas style and get a number of apps to share so we have tasted a lot of the menu (if you go during happy hour there are 1/2 price apps in the bar!). on our recent visit, there were 4 of us and the food was again very... More 

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richmond va
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2009

We were checking out restaurants for dinner on a recent trip to Philadelphia, walking down Market Street. The Mediterranean menu at Prive seemed quite appealing, and a discount coupon offered at the door by a friendly face probably sealed the deal. What an imaginative, beautifully prepared and presented, and delicious menu! You may want to try your own dishes--a mixture... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2009

Excellent meal, good service and beautiful atmosphere. Try the short rib entree or the burger and the beet appetizer. The Desserts were very tasty, we had the chocolate trio. Specialty drinks were good as well. Our server was very helpful as well.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2009

We were a party of 4 on a Saturday night. Only 4 tables were seated in the area we were in. The space was elegant with a very relaxed atmosphere. We are all well familiar with and enjoy tapas-style dining. Food was sent out rather sporadically- wait staff was extremely confused and twice tried to deliver dishes we did not... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2009

I live in Philadelphia and eat out quite often. My friends and I decided to try this place since it was new and the previous reviews were very good. Overall the experience was OK but disappointing. It started off good being greated by the host and having our coats checked for us. The waitress was friendly and our drinks came... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2008

Great new place to dine in old city. the food was simply amazing. somewhat a spin off of traditional plates you would normally get in other restaurants. service was above average. the atmosphere was amazing. really puts you in a different city when you dine here. would go back again.

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11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2008

We ate at Prive on Thurs., Oct. 16. We had an excellent experience. There weren’t many other diners there as we had a late dinner. I would highly recommend the Beef Short Rib Stuffed Peppers and the Figs and Prosciutto Salata. Both were recommendations from our waiter, Jesse. The Braised Rabbit Risotto was also very good, but very rich. Sautéed... More 

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Additional Information about Prive

Address: 246 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Phone Number: 215-923-8313
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Tapas

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