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1730 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103 (City Center West)
215-665-9220
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Ranked #56 of 3,804 Restaurants in Philadelphia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Cuisines: Dessert, Italian, Pizza, Soups
Neighborhood: City Center West
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Takeout
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Great market in the Rittenhouse area to buy some authentic Italian goods. The workers at the registers have a great attitude and are very helpful. I specifically like their drink selection... there aren't a lot of places around where you can get a good chinotto.

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Frederick, Maryland
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

delicious...marinara sauce is very good as was their arancini. A bit on the pricey side but delicious food.

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Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Di Brunos is the best place in Philadelphia to shop for groceries. Cheese selection is amazing, smoked salmon is cut by order, great variety of meats. They also have ready to eat stuff, such as salads and meat balls.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Ok, this is a pretty easy (Black and White) review for me. No question, Di Bruno Bros has the best cheese selection in Philly! The mothership location on 9th street location verse 17th street market is more authentic when tasting and browsing fromaggio and you get caught up looking for Rocky to run past the store! So, if you are... More 

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East Coast of USA
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35 reviews 35 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We stopped here for breakfast after a Sunday morning run and were immediately taken by the vintage-style decor, friendly staff, and delicious food. My husband had oatmeal and chai, while I opted for coffee and a bagel. The latter was well worth $10 as it came with a generous schmear of cream cheese and a huge serving of good quality... More 

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Bonita Springs, Florida
Top Contributor
132 reviews 132 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Always love stepping back in time and visiting DiBruno's. we went to the Location on 18 and Chestnut for lunch. Always an amazing selection of foods. Very difficult to choose something to eat. Everything looks (and is) delicious. Finally decided on a bacon jam panini and the hot Italian sausage Links with onions, peppers and green beans. Ate the Dishes... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

While the cappuccino was excellent, the Diplomat Brioche (rather like a bread pudding melded with a brioche) was delicious- especially warmed up by the very courteous counter server. A quick grab, nosh at the counter that looks out on busy Chestnut Street and go- a very pleasant experience all in all.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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85 reviews 85 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

A lovely deli with a small buffet upstairs which offers a range of healthy and tasty foods for lunch, such as grilled chicken, broad beans, salad leaves, artichokes, and pizza if you want something a bit naughtier. Most foods are charged by weight, so great for groups of varying appetites, especially if you're short on time.

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Chicago, Illinois
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Creative sandwiches on really good, crusty bread - a welcome relief from the usual conveyor belt fare from the chains. And the desserts are seriously good - especially the caramel sea salt brownies.

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Sarasota, Florida
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588 reviews 588 reviews
426 restaurant reviews
280 helpful votes 280 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We stopped in to see about healthy lunch options and were very impressed with this excellent deli/market in central Philly. Our biggest gripe is that the selection of organic foods is very limited... So... great market/deli and lots of really great food - but mostly not organic unfortunately... maybe that's something they can look at for the future as not... More 

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Additional Information about Di Bruno Bros.

Address: 1730 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone Number: 215-665-9220
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Cuisine: Dessert, Italian, Pizza, Soups

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