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Bistro St. Tropez

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2400 Market Street, 4th Floor of the Market Place Design Center, Philadelphia, PA 19103 (23rd Street)
1 block from 30th Street Station
(215) 569-9269
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5:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wed 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu - Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Chef Patrice Rames invites you to be our guest at Bistro St Tropez. As a...
Chef Patrice Rames invites you to be our guest at Bistro St Tropez. As a Philadelphia staple, we've been serving traditional Bistro fare with innovative preparations amid a stylish setting for 27 years. Whether you join us a signature martini or sparkling peach sangria at the Hudson Bar or a romantic dinner for 2 with a beautiful view of the sunset, Bistro St. Tropez finds new ways to bring the style, ambiance and flavors of Provence to Philadelphia. Overlooking the Schuylkill River, 30th Street Station, Cira Center and the Art Museum, our 4th floor dining rooms present a unique location for any dining affair. Don't forget to ask about our special chef's tasting menus. Bon Appetit!
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    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 5
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Neighborhood bistro

Even in a horrid storm, this delight is a short walk from home. The vie of west Philly, over the river with the sunset at night, is magnificent especially with our expanding skyline. But we go for the food and service. We have never been for lunch, only dinner, and the consistency over several... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
Bdh26
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Scenic view
  • Romantic
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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52 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Even in a horrid storm, this delight is a short walk from home. The vie of west Philly, over the river with the sunset at night, is magnificent especially with our expanding skyline. But we go for the food and service. We have never been for lunch, only dinner, and the consistency over several years is remarkable. Really this is... More 

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14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

The location, in the marketplace design center, is a bit difficult to find, particularly if you are there after hours when the other stores in the building are closed, but there is pretty good signage directing you to the 4th floor and the restaurant. Food was great, as were cocktails and wine selection.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

My new wife and I decided to have our First Valentine's Day at Bistro St. Tropez. I researched hundreds of restaurants in the Philadelphia and South Jersey area and decided upon this based on the reviews and information I read. I have no regrets. The ambiance was excellent and it was definitely the kind of place I wanted to take... More 

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New Providence, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 261 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We visited Bistro St. Tropez for lunch during restaurant week. We were dissapointed with the service because it took 2.5 hours to eat lunch at our 1:30 reservation. The service was extremely slow. We were also dissapointed with the acoustics in the restaurant because it was extremely loud where it was hard to talk to person across the table. We... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Tucked away in the corner of the 3rd floor of what looks like a furniture showcase office building, it's not an obvious place for a French restaurant, but this place has been here for at least a decade and probably will be here a decade more. Not cheap, but good french cuisine. I ordered scallops here and they were seared... More 

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Franklin Park, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

Amazing food for NYE dinner. Very aquatint restaurant with delicious food and very knowledgeable waiters. We met the Chef- such a nice guy- ll go back there!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

I have waited several weeks to post a review of the Bistro St. Tropez to see if my impression changed however they haven't. My wife and I visited the restaurant several weeks ago based on a glowing recommendation from the Innkeeper at our accomodation. I had subsequently read some very favorable reviews on TA and we both were looking forward... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Elegant menu in unexpected surroundings. Located on the second floor of a designer furniture showcase building, this restaurant looks out across the river with great views of the skyline and festively lit, arcing bridge. We had scallops followed by profiteroles and creme brulee desserts, all of which were delightful.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I decided to go to Bistro St. Tropez on the last day of Philadelphia Restaurant Week. Philadelphia has quite a number of Italian and Steak restaurants, so I wanted to try something a little different. I am so glad that I did! The restaurant is located on the 4th floor of the Marketplace Design Center in Philadelphia. Tables near the... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

My husband and I found the restaurant from Philly's Restaurant Week list. We were going to be at the Art Museum for their "After 5" event on Friday evening and wanted to find a restaurant nearby. Many of the restaurants were already booked, but found this restaurant and saw the previous good reviews. Like the others, this was a great... More 

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Additional Information about Bistro St. Tropez

Address: 2400 Market Street, 4th Floor of the Market Place Design Center, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone Number: (215) 569-9269
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 40
Cuisine: French

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2400 Market Street, 4th Floor of the Market Place Design Center, Philadelphia, PA 19103
    (23rd Street)
  • Public Transportation: 1 block from 30th Street Station
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighborhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: (215) 569-9269

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 40
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Families with children, Scenic view, Romantic

Description

Chef Patrice Rames invites you to be our guest at Bistro St Tropez. As a Philadelphia staple, we've been serving traditional Bistro fare with innovative preparations amid a stylish setting for 27 years. Whether you join us a signature martini or sparkling peach sangria at the Hudson Bar or a romantic dinner for 2 with a beautiful view of the sunset, Bistro St. Tropez finds new ways to bring the style, ambiance and flavors of Provence to Philadelphia. Overlooking the Schuylkill River, 30th Street Station, Cira Center and the Art Museum, our 4th floor dining rooms present a unique location for any dining affair. Don't forget to ask about our special chef's tasting menus. Bon Appetit!
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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