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Philadelphia Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner

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Welcome to The Philadelphia Restaurant. We are an Established Restaurant located in East Jerusalem. If your looking for a nice dining place for you and your guests,look no further. When you come to tour the Holy land you came to have a Memory of a Lifetime. Let us be a part of that!
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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We heard this place had some of the best hummus in Jerusalem. We sat down (only one other couple in the restaurant) and saw that the prices were out of our range but asked if we could just get the 2 appetizers (hummus with meat...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Ej M
Reviewed December 27, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely terrible experience!! This place was recommended by the concierge in our hotel. Now that I look back he must have been getting a kick back. The place is in a disgusting part of town and is completely run down. There were 2 other tables...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank howieg791
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

Well, we came in the restaurant at 8:30pm. We wanted to order : 3 differents apetizers (hummus etc...) and a cesear salad. The boss (looks like him anyway) told us that we HAD to order one main course each (main course are not under 80...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 571maximel
Reviewed October 21, 2018

This is essentially a Middle Eastern Restaurant, so don’t be fooled into thinking it only serves burgers, hot dogs, pizza etc. It’s kind of out of the way, in a very small yard with two or three other businesses, on a side street, and downstairs....More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Sandy S
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

We went a different restaurant at the trip advisor advices! Went because the good opinions here. So desapointed! Bad service, not tasteful meal. Expensive for they offer! Never back.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank heinars2017
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Located down a flight of stairs in a nondescript building in East Jerusalem, Philadelphia is a warm, family-run restaurant. The decor is tired and nothing special, but we were warmly welcomed by the owner, who chatted with us, as we were the first customers of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank davidkwk
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Even if when you go in it seems maybe a little dark and not so big, the personal is really kind and the owner himself came to ask what we wanted. He explained he had this kind of ‘oriental selection’ that had lots of ‘small’...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank nadaceroniente
Yussef I, Public Relations Manager at Philadelphia Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

We appreciate you coming to our family restaurant. I hope to see you again one day, please tell your friends and family if there going to visit the holyland please stop by The Philadelphia Restaurant. Thanks again!

Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Good service starting with various salad dishes and drink later the food was delicious anf tasty. Service is the best. Highly recommend this restaurant for its food, service and famoly atmosphere.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jim K
Reviewed June 23, 2018

Since the Muslim quarters was in full festival mode during Ramadan, many families gathered here for their evening meal, breaking the fast required during this holy season. Our host greeted us and we were seated at our table immediately. The salads and bread came very...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jacqueline S
Reviewed June 22, 2018

We went to Philadelphia on the advice of our hotel. Hard to find as others have mentioned but totally worth it for what you will discover when you arrive. Our hotel had ordered for us so we got a magnificent spread- we were a party...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank a0rjil
Yussef I, Public Relations Manager at Philadelphia Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2018

We appreciate your awesome review! Our family business needs more visitors to taste our food and experience our customer service. Thank you again for your review. Sincerely, THE PHILADELPHIA RESTAURANT

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