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M Restaurant

231 S 8th St, Morris House Hotel, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3519
+1 215-625-6666
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“pre fix menu” (2 reviews)
“short ribs” (8 reviews)
“trout” (2 reviews)
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
231 S 8th St, Morris House Hotel, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3519
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Reviewed 1 week ago

M restaurant Romantic, elegant yet cozy, high style decor restaurant with A warm inviting bar and helpful staff, including the bartendress Hanna. A small group of friends we came to sit in the seasonal outdoor garden. Alas, it rained, but the restaurant accommodated us and...More

Thank marcopolopaloalto
Reviewed September 8, 2018

Best hamburgers ever be sure to order one! Happy hour was fun the bar ares is very inviting and the staff were very nice.

Thank donotstayhere2010
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

I liked M very much. The atmosphere is casually romantic. The Clams Casino were the best I’ve ever had; I could have eaten 10 of them. Rainbow trout entree was delicious with the parsley pesto garnish. Great spot for a cool summer evening!

Thank wolftopus
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Found this little jewel of a restaurant on a side street between Chestnut and Market locates next to the Historic Morris House hotel. Outside patio garden seating, great wine and fabulous bacon wrapped dates! Quiet and lovely - would go back!!!

Thank juju572013
Reviewed May 14, 2018

Staying at the wonderful Morris House Hotel, we decided to sample their romantic restaurant on the premises. All seats outside in the attractive courtyard area were taken, so we settled for inside at the bar which was fortuitous in a way because we pretty much...More

Thank TommyBoy94
Reviewed April 30, 2018

This restaurant is conveniently located in downtown Philly in the Morris House Hotel. We had a group of about 10 and sat in a library-type room and it was a great venue for a group that size. Service was good--knowledgeable and effective. They have a...More

Thank travelinjep
Reviewed March 21, 2018

We had reserved a table near a fireplace. We went first to the main dining room but no fireplace in sight. The hostess took us to a smaller room that had a view of the courtyard on one side and street on the other and...More

Thank Harriet M
Reviewed March 4, 2018

We checked in to our hotel late so there wasn't enough time to search for a restaurant. So we ate directly in the hotel's restaurant section. I am so glad that we didn't lokked for something else because food was great, people around us (both...More

Thank oerol
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

I wanted to love this restaurant. I booked it for a post Valentines dinner for my husband and I. The location, close to the Walnut Theatre is great. Upon being seated, the hostess realized we had asked for a room with a fireplace and reseated...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

We ended up at the M for wine hour after checking in at the Inn. It was Valentine’s Day and we didn’t have a reservation and they weren’t serving food at the bar. In my mind this is kind of a hospitality “F” given that...More

Thank francisv101
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Response from BW-WB | Reviewed this property |
Would appear so, weather is looking good. Early dining makes it even more possible. Reservation recommended.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $55
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 231 S 8th St, Morris House Hotel, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3519
    (Locust & Walnut Streets)
  • Public Transportation: The Market Frankford Line is 2 blocks away, at Market and 8th. The north south Septa 47 line runs on 8th Street, and Patco high spped line is one block away.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-625-6666
  • E-mail
M Restaurant is one of Philadelphia's best dining experiences. Whether you are seeking a romantic center city restaurant for date night, a pre-theater dinner, a wedding rehearsal or reception location, or you simply want a local restaurant experience, M Restaurant is your ideal, unique venue.
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