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City Center West
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205 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5900 (Walnut Street)
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Tue 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

When we stepped through the door we were greeted by the friendly hostess. We had read the reviews in advance and had been intrigued. Everyone loved their entrees, they were cooked to perfection. Two friends ordered the salmon which was served over spicy root vegetables, another got fish tacos, another got the rouge burger. For dessert we shared the special... More 

Thank Brenda P
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113 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is small but not intimate, which is good for business purposes. The food was good but not outstanding in any aspect: presentation, preparation and taste. The décor is conservative and provides a good level of comfort. The price is adequate for what you get.

Pennsylvania, US
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472 reviews
289 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an indoor table seated next to the open window with a view to lovely Rittenhouse Square Park. The cocktails were absolutely fabulous; my compliments to the bartender. The Blood Orange Margarita was outstanding, as was the Kentucky Mule in a cold copper mug. The pumpkin cinnamon roll with ice cream was a scrumptious dessert which paired perfectly with... More 

Thank nylady21
Pekin, Illinois
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116 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

European style sidewalk cafe. I had the Tilapia Tacos and my husband had the Waldorf Chicken salad croissant and a salad. Food tasted fresh. Service was fast and good.

Thank Rita R
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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95 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rouge is a very attractive restaurant seating about 50 and open for lunch and dinner. Different menus for each with lower priced lunches. Try their famous ROUGE BURGER

Thank Lsbtravel1
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for a late lunch. We had a burger and fries together with great ambience and a waitstaff with smiles😀 The quality of the beef ,roll and fries was outstanding . Can't go wrong with close proximity to Rittenhouse park in the fall!!

Thank Juliesuebrian
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was very good accompanied by excellent service. A most pleasant experience dining with a scenic view of Rittenhouse Square.

Thank David B
Nashville, Tennessee
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132 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

Great menu! Great bar! Great view. Bartender is adorable, Tom! A third place after work. Please go have a drink here. Food looked amazing.

Thank S-Badventures
New Haven, Connecticut
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295 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Nice place for a drink and Apps on the outdoor seating ... Stopped by while driving thru Philly... Nice weather and wanted to enjoy the nice afternoon with the outdoor tables and some people watching ... Had a few martinis and the clam appetizer... Delicious and great service... Will be back

Thank JJFlash7
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

We had a very nice bruch there! They have a beautiful cheese plate! Our waitress was extremely friendly in trying to accommodate our requests! I wish I was living in Philly to go back :)

Thank Jen L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $40
American, French, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5900
    (Walnut Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighborhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: 215-732-6622

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