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947 Federal St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5050
+1 215-755-1121
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good47%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Jan 29, 2017
“Love this place!”
May 15, 2016
“Bitar's Lebanese Food”
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
947 Federal St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5050
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Reviewed January 29, 2017

Low key with great sandwiches and also a small shop with great middle eastern items. Yum - always love it there.

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Jorick1
Reviewed May 15, 2016

This restaurant is many years at the Italian Market. they have asmall shop with very typical arab foods. also have a restaurants wity authentic Lebanese food. The food is fresh prepared in the their kitchen and made to order. Very tasty.

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank sararefaeli
Reviewed April 11, 2016

Small, low key spot offering delicious lentil soup, hummus, tabouli, etc (as well as meat dishes) food at very reasonable prices. We all ordered seconds!

Date of visit: April 2016
3  Thank jasonntara2015
Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

Here's my favorite bitars moment: buy the zataar bread, olives, hummus and feta. Take it home and top the bread with hummus, then trader joes steamed lentils then the rest of your bitars purchases. Pop it in the oven to melt the feta a bit,...More

Date of visit: November 2015
1  Thank erikjude
Reviewed January 19, 2014

Excellent food and reasonable prices. We had the falafel sandwich and a chicken kabob sandwich. The taste was terrific. The desserts are great too. No coffee or espresso is served here. If I lived in this area, I would be here on a regular basis....More

Date of visit: January 2014
1  Thank DHudsonValley
Reviewed April 15, 2013

Bitar's is combination grocery store/restaurant. It would qualify as a hole in the wall place but at least you can eat indoors. They stock Middle Eastern ingredients that you will not find anywhere else. the Pita is baked fresh daily. the humus is execellent. The...More

Date of visit: April 2013
Reviewed March 15, 2013

Little middle eastern deli/eat-in in South Philly. Good service, great food, what more do you want? Well, a little more room maybe, it's pretty small, but go anyway. Order whatever you want, it's all good. Definitely worth the trip.

Date of visit: May 2012
Thank olddog53
Reviewed September 4, 2012

I lived in Philly for 8 years and ate at Bitars on a weekly basis. My recent visit this past fall took me back for their incredible grilled felafel pitas. It was just as I had remembered it. The felafel and pickled beets are soooooo...More

Date of visit: April 2012
Thank TraveLoggin
Reviewed July 30, 2012

For all your middle eastern food yens. Great pita, hummus, falafel etc. The sandwiches are very good & there's a playground across the street with an entrance on 9th Street if you want to get your sandwiches to go

Date of visit: June 2012
Thank pookala
Reviewed February 9, 2012

You can pick your own wheat to make tabbouleh or get it already made. Grape leaves, baklavah...hummus...the best pita...olives...

Date of visit: September 2011
Thank linda h
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10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
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  • Address: 947 Federal St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5050
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Neighborhood: Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Phone Number: +1 215-755-1121
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