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8609 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118-2863
+1 267-335-3912
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  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“tasting menu” (8 reviews)
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8609 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118-2863
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Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Mica has recently been bought by Yianni Arhontoulis, previously the chef de cuisine at Blackfish. It is now a byob which warrants deep exploration of your wine cellars. My friend Ron and I both enjoyed the 6 course price fix ($69) while our wives went...More

Thank xsivjosh
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Dined at the new Mica last night. Chef Yanni has a winner on his hands. The tuna carpaccio and crab dumplings were wonderful. For dinner we enjoyed the chicken and lamb. Both were lovely. The new Mica is a little more price friendly and a...More

1  Thank Karlinphilly
Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

This is a nice small place, simple decor, right on Germantown Ave. We shared a first course, middle and an entree. Each dish came with new plates and table service. Kale and Brussels sprouts salad and the gnocchi were wonderful. Our flourless chocolate desert was...More

Thank RKAustin
Reviewed April 20, 2016

Didn't this style of dining go out last century? The size of the portions, especially when contrasted with the size of the plates (not to mention the prices!!) was laughable. The food was okay, but really nothing special, especially, again, for the price. The bread...More

Thank RubyT_11211
Reviewed February 24, 2016

We are fortunate to live in this amazing part of Philadelphia. Mica is a weekly stop for us. They offer 5-star quality food for mid-range prices. During the week they offer a 3/4-course meal for $45. Brunch on Sunday is an incredible bargain, running $10-15...More

Thank Kim5164
Reviewed February 19, 2016

We ate here on a Saturday (Feb. 6). This was our first experience eating dinner out in Chestnut Hill (since it is kind of far from our neighborhood), but we are so glad we made the trip out here! Mica is a very cozy, pretty...More

Thank WMK3
Reviewed February 8, 2016

Fine dining isn't really my thing, generally I enjoy going somewhere moderately priced and enjoying whatever they have. Decided to do the whole fine dining thing at Mica and was not disappointed. I want to preface this by saying Jaime, the GM/sommelier is amazing, we...More

Thank data638
Reviewed January 19, 2016

If you are in the northern Philly suburbs, this is a great choice. Truly delicious food, served in a multi-course format, with a terrific wine list (wine pairing available). Every bite was delicious. However, the portions are sized for a four course meal, and so...More

Thank JMSBoston
Reviewed January 1, 2016

Mica continues to be our "go to" special restaurant, because of the sophisticated cuisine, as well as the professional, caring service provided. Each of our dining experiences has been exceptional, and we typically enjoy one dish that ranks in the "best we've ever had" list....More

1  Thank Sandy K
Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

The restaurant space I small and the tables spaced closely or cozy depending on your company, and what the table next to you is doing. In our case it was great and made the dinning more cozy. The menu has some creative offerings as well...More

Thank David B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $50
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8609 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118-2863
    (Evergreen Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Mica Restaurant is easily accessible from Center City, Philadelphia by Septa regional rail lines. The R7 Chestnut Hill East and the R8 Chestnut Hill West lines both terminate at Chestnut Hill.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Chestnut Hill
  • Neighborhood: Chestnut Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 267-335-3912
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Mica Restaurant will re-open under new management on Sept. 13th 2016. We will offer the same great service and food, now BYOB. We look forward to serving.
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