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Bomb Bomb Bar-B-Q Grill

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1026 Wolf St, Philadelphia, PA 19148
(215) 463-1311
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Crab Fest! One of the few South Philly Italian places to get crabs n macaroni! Blue crab cooked in marinara served over linguini. 18.95 n you get three nice sized blue crab! $170 for 5 adults and one child. We had two appetizers, pitcher of Sprite and two delicious deserts. Reservations made but had to wait 20 minutes as we... More 

Thank princabessa
Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been hitting the Bomb Bomb since 2005 during Navy business trips. Never miss an opportunity for a great meal whenever I'm in Philly. Tripe cooked exactly as my Grandmother did in the 1960s and is a real treat for those who enjoy it in a red sauce over linguini. Freddy the chef is spectacular!!!

Thank 37TM
Highland, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

This was a restaurant I thought I would check out on the way to a soccer game at Lincoln Financial Field. Coming from NY, I had very little knowledge of South Philly or the Italian eateries in the area. I have to agree with prior posts that this restaurant is a bit inconspicuous and you could easily drive by it... More 

Thank intrepid1315
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2015 via mobile

Place is very small but the food is good. Ribs are very good. Had specials the night we went. Good service.

Thank Mike C
Ocean City, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

Lay over night in Philly. Deep in the heart of South Philly, heard about this bar that serves Italian and bar b que. ordered Italian and sea food, no BBQ. Place is chaotic, service is rushed but super friendly. Place very small and frequented by locals. Good super good and prices are fair. If you can find it, go there.

Thank Stewart C
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

I expected a bigger restruant when walking in but all the staff was very friendly. Our waitress was great and friendly. We tried the new root beer beer and it was good. Also had calimari as an appetizer which was really good. Our entrees weren't as good but we're decent. I thought it would be better given the reviews but... More 

Thank Ashley B
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

This is one of my favorite south philly restaurants. They have fantastic Italian dishes on the menu that you can never go wrong with. They also have seasonal seafood dishes that you can never go wrong with. If your in the mood for something different they also serve great ribs. The staff is fantastic with a family atmosphere. The place... More 

Thank Chris M
Moscow, Russia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

Everything is just perfect!! Good service, and very nice people You should try seafood! And burgers)))))))))))))))))

Thank DanzanBilzerian
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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76 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

What a quaint little place. We really loved it here. Homemade pasta. Homemade PEACH pie! Huge plate of mussels, WOW! Great service too.

Thank Hurl_Grey
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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82 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

You wouldn't think a place that touts itself as being both BBQ and Italian would be good at both, but Bomb Bomb really is. The barbecue ribs and chicken were done to perfection and the seafood fra diavolo is out of this world. It's a small little neighborhood place with some interesting history to the restaurant's name, but the staff... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
Italian, American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1026 Wolf St, Philadelphia, PA 19148
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: (215) 463-1311

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