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Popi's Italian Restaurant

3120 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19145-5702
+1 215-755-7180
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“crab cakes” (19 reviews)
“veal” (15 reviews)
“tiramisu” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3120 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19145-5702
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went on the recommendation of a friend and it didn't disappoint. The appetizers were very good, and the gravy with my veal parm was great. Waitress could not have been more friendly. Would have given them a 5 rating but the temperature change in the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rangeleyboy
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Easy to find, good free parking on site, good drinks and wine and delicious south Phila. Italian food. It is a place where business owners and customers could enjoy a fine lunch or dinner before returning to work or enjoying many of the professional sporting...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Frank W
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

We were staying at Marriott in Philadelphia Airport looking for place to eat nearby. This restaurant was recommended by the bartender. What a great recommendation. Upon arrival we found the place to be quiet on a Thursday night. We took seats at the bar and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank stevena186
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Went with a group of 6. Didn't notice the tip was included on the bill and left an additional tip. Initially thought it was kind of the waitress to bring this to my attention and she offered to revise the bill. She was reluctant to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sunlover649
Reviewed September 23, 2018

About a 15 minute drive from the downton convention center but worth every mile driving. Great food being served. I opted for the veal picantha, which is an Italian veal dish with a lemon and caper sauce. Took the sauteed spinach as the side. Portion...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ThomasEMM
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Went here for a dinner on Sunday night. Really great food. I had a special - blackened swordfish. My wife had pasta with shrimp, very spicy. Good food, great service. I recommend it!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 265JeffS265
Reviewed August 11, 2018

by myself traveling for business and want a nice quite dinner Went to Popi's Thursday for dinner. I was traveling by myself for business and wanted a nice, dependable place for a quite dinner. I was not disappointed. Started with great service from Kristen at...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Red d
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

The good: the food was VERY good. The chicken Nicole was delicious and cooked to perfection. The tiramisu was not tradicional (more like vanilla pudding with vanilla fingers inside and lots of cinnamon) but it tastes very good as well. What could be better: our...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Simara
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

We found this gem while researching restaurants near Citizens Bank Park. The menu was varied, my wine was crisp, and our entrees were delicious! The bar area was hopping on a Friday night, so it was not a super quiet atmosphere, but was an enjoyable...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Doreen J
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We went here before a concert at the the nearby Citizen Bank Park. We had 5pm reservations, thinking that two hours was plenty of time to eat and make the 7pm start of the concert. We were seated about 5:10, and we ordered pretty quickly....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank dlb1261
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September 18, 2015|
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Response from KC10Dave | Reviewed this property |
About 20 minute walk
Lucy H
March 15, 2015|
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Response from travelon2468 | Reviewed this property |
Popi's published hours are Mon-Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm, Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm, Sun 12 noon - 9:00 pm. As far as attire; I had dark jeans and tennis shoes on when I was a guest there and did not feel out of place. It's a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 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 - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3120 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19145-5702
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > South Philadelphia
  • Neighborhood: South Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-755-7180
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