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Emma's Cafe & Restaurant

7311 Frankfort Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19136
888-818-0773
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English first
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Waited too long to dine at Emmas Cafe . It was quiet with soothing Italian music playing softly . The staff was casual and friendly , very nice and attentive . The food was excellent , enjoyed the fixed price meals . The mussels were delicious , and dinner and dessert were expertly prepared and presented . A special evening... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

Went for my birthday dinner. The food was excellent, on par with the fancy and more expensive center city places. The mussels in white sauce were superb and the veal piccata was fork tender with the best sauce ever! The $22 & $27 were excellent values for the quality and quantity of food. Definitely returning !!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

What a gem we've found in the Mayfair section of Philadelphia. Emma's Cafe, a BYOB, is a restaurant that serves wonderful italian meals. The price for a pre fixe meal was $27. That includes any appetizer on the menu, any entree including specials on the menu and a desert. Total cost for my wife and I for an absolutely delicious... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

First visit to Emma's. Food was delicious HOWEVER the service was less than average. We were a party of nine with reservations. It took slightly less than three hours for a three course meal. Appetizers took over an hour - salads, shrimp cocktail, mussels, calamari. Two hours til we received dinner. No one came over to apologize for the delay... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014 via mobile

Emma's has been our anniversary spot for 3 years now. We love the food and the service is unbeatable! We always feel like family when we have dinner here. It's even my entire family's go to spot for our Christmas Eve parties, birthdays, or just when you crave that perfect steak. Highly recommended place to eat!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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74 reviews 74 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

1st time at this place was great, i called tonight to see if i could order food to go, and they slamed the phone down on me, i called back and with much attuitude he told me they dont do take out, instead of just telling me sorry we dont offer that, he just hung up on me, RUDE, I... More 

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Philadelphia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014 via mobile

We live less than a mile from Emma's and didn't even know it existed. Our neighbors dined one night and told us to give it a try and we are glad we did. It's a BYOB - service was attentive and dinner was good - if you plan to dine on Fri or Sat make reservations - it gets crowded... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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56 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Best overall food we had in the northeast, steak was a special, crem brulee was the best we have had, this place was a great find, we will be back and the prices are great for the food u get

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Galloway, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

From the minute we walked in the door to the minute we left, our service and experience was really, really good. The food was wonderful and the suggestions made by the staff were on point. This is a hidden gem, and would certainly recommend to anyone.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

First time we went it was December 12 2012. My family and i were blown. Best food we had in a love time. We went every month until march and I miss it so we will be going very soon. I can not wait !

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Additional Information about Emma's Cafe & Restaurant

Address: 7311 Frankfort Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19136
Phone Number: 888-818-0773
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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