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Butcher & Singer

1500 Walnut St, Ste M101, Philadelphia, PA 19102-3519 (City Center West)
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Ranked #14 of 3,728 restaurants in Philadelphia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $50 - $50
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Neighborhood: City Center West
Cross street: 15th Street
Transit: Broad Street Line - Walnut Locust Station. Market-Frankford El – 15th Street stop (City Hall)
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91% Recommend
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English first
Florida City, Florida
Top Contributor
99 reviews 99 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

This restaurant is a must if you're in Philly. The restaurant itself is beautiful and the ambiance is very nice. Not too loud but yet a good vibe. We sat in a booth along the side of the restaurant and it was a great, private location. The food was amazing! Everyone loved the French Onion Soup, the bread was so... More

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Newtown, Pennsylvania
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58 reviews 58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

The service was perfect from the moment a valet took our car, a hostess showed us to a perfect table right away even though we arrived early, (Philly traffic is so unpredictable!) and servers explained everything and timed courses just right. The one rough spot was the very loud and abrasive voice of the young server helping the table next... More

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orange, ca
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48 reviews 48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 NEW

Our last evening in Philadelphia, so we wanted something nice. Our client recommended this as one of the best Steakhouses in the area. Absolutely everything you would expect. Attentive, and personable wait staff in a 1940's styled dining room. We were all pretty stuffed so passed on starters but selected a couple of nice wines from the good(not large) wine... More

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Central Valley, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Top notch steakhouse that is priced as you would expect it to be. Don't miss the stuffed hash browns or the baked Alaska. My NY strip was prepared perfectly at medium rare and seasoned appropriately. Love it love it!

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Lidingo, Sweden
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

My large family and I recently celebrated the graduation of our eldest son from Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA and we wanted to celebrate this momentous occasion with a special dinner. We choose Butcher and Singer as our venue and we couldn't have been happier with our experience. The restaurant is a beautiful old bank building with stunning decor. There... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful meal with excellent service. Shared 1/2 dozen fresh oysters, the wedge salad, filet and lobster tail, and stuffed hash browns (OMG). Expect pricing similar to Mortons or Capital Grille, but an authentic 1940's steak house feel. Wonderful...

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los angeles
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180 reviews 180 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
182 helpful votes 182 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We were seated promptly and the restaurant was packed. Gorgeous room with high ceilings, wood panels and a cool mural. Used to be a financial institution and has a really " power" feel. Steaks were great quality and beautifully prepared. The has bron side stuffed with aug gratin potatoes in sour cream was noteworthy. Escargots were fantastic as was tuna... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Such a great atmosphere, wonderful service and best steaks on the east coast! Valet parking available as well

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Been wanting to try this restaurant in Philadelphia. Made the trip in with some friends. Everything at the restaurant was excellent! Food, service, atmosphere. Keep up the good work B&S! We'll be back. A must try!

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Media, Pennsylvania
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We are not really steakhouse people, but wow. The restaurant is gorgeous. The service was outstanding. I was shocked at the terrific bottle of wine and how reasonably priced it was. The steaks were really great. Really. The sides were all yummy, too. And, then...the BEST. CHOCOLATE. CAKE. EVER. While I am not a steakhouse person, I AM a chocolate... More

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