We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


1311 Sansom St, 1311 Sansom Street, 19107, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4523
+1 215-545-0170
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“tzatziki” (7 reviews)
“pastitsio” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1311 Sansom St, 1311 Sansom Street, 19107, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4523
Write a Review
Reviews (140)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

31 - 40 of 140 reviews

Reviewed July 23, 2016

I happened on OPA while on a business trip to Philadelphia. I hesitated to go in because it seemed so dimly lit. But no matter. I was not disappointed by my visit. I ordered the chicken dish and it came to the table prepared perfectly...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

The concept is greek tapas so of you are really hungry you should consider ordering at least 2 entrees. Their flavors and quality is outstanding. A little bit pricy like all restaurants in Philly downtown, you end up paying around $60 for two people including...More

Thank Alejandro L
Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

I met my niece and nephew for drinks and food on a Wednesday night. It was not very crowded, maybe 50% of the seats at the bar and tables were taken. We ordered drinks and the fried calamari. As soon as we finished the calamari,...More

Thank Dan P
Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Excellent service, food is out of this world, our server Dan went the extra mile to offer his best. Great tapas concept combined with Greek Cuisine. It's worth every penny!

Thank Gokhan S
Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

A wonderfully intimate dining space with center bar and apparently a beer garden in the back! Joined friends for an evening of celebratory small plates. We tasted: mussels (bathed in deadly pot liquor); French fries seasoned with oregano & other spices; lamb skewers. Two orders...More

Thank Ingrid W
Reviewed June 23, 2016

This was a small plate dinner option. We tried six things between the two of us. One plate was better than the last. Very good! Can not complain about any thing. Definitely worth trying...

Thank Karol J
Reviewed June 21, 2016

We had lunch at OPA and thoroughly enjoyed everything about the restaurant. The service was attentive, and the restaurant has a casual atmosphere. We started with the spreads that were served with piping hot pita bread. I chose to have the Mediterranean sampler which included...More

Thank PattieCooney
Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Looks like they ordered a dozen picnic tables, slapped a flat screen on the wall and installed a bar in a back alley loading area of a nice restaurant. A dozen+ of us went on a pub crawl. This was our second stop after McGillin's...More

Thank DoylestownTraveler
Reviewed May 28, 2016

Yesterday I got out of work at 3:00 PM to get a head start on Memorial Day weekend. My husband did not, and he plays softball on Fridays. What do I do??? Arrange mini pub-crawls by myself to explore the city (I commute in via...More

Thank Ada F
Reviewed May 3, 2016

I was in Philly for a conference and needed a place to eat. I was happy that the concierge of my hotel suggested Opa...finding it was pretty easy. Once I sat down, I ordered an appetizer (stuffed pitas), an item from the grill (octopus), as...More

Thank Marco L
Nearby Restaurants
The Capital Grille
678 reviews
.05 miles away
573 reviews
.02 miles away
El Vez Restaurant
916 reviews
.03 miles away
376 reviews
.03 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Wanamaker Organ
547 reviews
.11 miles away
City Hall
940 reviews
.18 miles away
Academy of Music
190 reviews
.17 miles away
St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church
20 reviews
.10 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Opa staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1311 Sansom St, 1311 Sansom Street, 19107, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4523
    (13th Street)
  • Public Transportation: Broad Street Line-Walnut Locust Station
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-545-0170
  • E-mail
Opa is a new Modern Greek restaurant and bar located in Center City's Midtown Village neighborhood. The menu features a fresh take on traditional Greek flavors. Featured items from the mezedes (small plates) include herbed keftedes (meatballs) in a ouzo-tomato sauce, octopus and spinach croquettes served with a smokey feta dip. Large plates offer a variety of items such as striped bass and pastitsio. The signature cocktail list and Greek wine selection offer the perfect complement to your meal. Acclaimed designer, Jun Aizaki/Creme, created an alluring setting which includes a striking birch branch canopy.

Walk-in seating is available at the 24 seat bar and offers the full menu.