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Le Virtu

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1927 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148-2220 (Juniper & Mifflin)
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Moorestown, New Jersey
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Four of us went here after The Eagles home opener. We're glad we did. The service and food were excellent. They have valet parking, inside and outside seating, a bar and excellent menu choices. We were all pleased and would return.

Thank Mike M
Reading, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Met some old friends for dinner. Parking can be difficult but they have valet. Waiter (forget his name) was super nice. Helpful with recommendations and very attentive. We tried some of the specials and some of the standard menu items. Everything was very good - hot, well presented and seasoned perfectly. Definitely will return.

Thank Ed B
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Usa
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

My wife and I had been with friends about a year ago and loved it. We returned this past Friday might as a portion of the price of certain special dishes is going to support the victims of the recent earthquake in central Italy. It was a beautiful night, we sat out side and the dinner and wines recommended by... More 

Thank Thomas R
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful resturant with exceptional food. Highly recommended. Everyone in my party loved our meals.

Thank Mike C
Unityville, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

Le Virtu has been a special place for dinner for my husband and I on multiple occasions. We were excited to share it with family. I love the small cozy atmosphere of the restaurant and bar area. The food has always been stellar. Our party of 5 sat inside near the kitchen on a busy Saturday night. I'll start with... More 

1 Thank Betty U
Philadelphia, PA
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167 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

We were impressed with the attention to subtle flavors that was given in the development of each of the dishes and the insightful, thorough knowledge of our waitress. Wait staff is busy, so be prepared to wait a bit. Tuesday night you may BYO and enjoy a well stocked bar. Not realizing how large and charming (for a street in... More 

Thank sidder
Wilmington, Delaware
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75 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016

Walked right in on a busy night and were graciously welcomed. This was the last bit of graciousness. The waiter came over who had to be either an owner or manager because his poor serving skills would warrant dismissal. We ordered a well overpriced bottle of wine which he corrected me on how I ordered it. Some wines were 4X... More 

2 Thank mieczyslaw2015
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

It was really hot while we were in Philly (98 and higher). We were hoping to eat in a super cooled space after spending the day outside sight-seeing (even brought a shawl incase it was too cool!) However, upon entering the restaurant it was apparent that their AC was not able to keep up with the double pressure of the... More 

Thank Jill20009
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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178 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2016

The food here is delicious - we had a wonderful salad, amazing pasta and the crispy pork belly. Everything was fantastic on that front. The service, unfortunately, was odd and we decided not to let it bother us. We sat outside - which is very pleasant. The waiter came over and greeted us very friendly and then came back and... More 

2 Thank Gophillies20
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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131 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 13, 2016

We were looking for an outdoor Italian spot outside of our usual Center City haunts, so this place seemed perfect! In theory, it was. Gorgeous outside setting, nice wine list, and a creative menu really come together here. Normally when I read these reviews, I sort of ignore bad service as a one off or something that may not affect... More 

3 Thank tempranill0

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1927 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148-2220
    (Juniper & Mifflin)
  • Public Transportation: Snyder Ave. stop on SEPTA/Broad Street subway.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: 215-271-5626

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?