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Cafe Nola - CLOSED

414 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-1608
+1 215-574-1687
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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good35%
  • Average22%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible22%
Jan 28, 2016
“Sunday brunch”
Jul 12, 2014
“Very good food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Cajun & Creole
414 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-1608
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Reviewed January 28, 2016

This is one of my favorite places to go for brunch. I always sit at the bar and the servers/bartenders are always friendly and either chat with you if you want conversation or leave you alone (I will take a book or the paper sometimes)....More

Thank schlrn
Reviewed July 12, 2014

3 of us had dinner last night at Nola. When we arrived, the outdoor tables were full, so we were seated inside by a window. The menus were dirty, as mentioned by another reviewer, but the rest of the table setting was fine. The waiter...More

Thank njtraveler260
Reviewed July 7, 2014 via mobile

This place has been there for years. Always great food, but it needs a good cleaning and new rugs. We ate outside along with having drinks. The appetizers were really good along with the drinks:) I went inside to use the restrooms and the place...More

Thank hcs922
Reviewed May 20, 2014

We visited for an early dinner on Mother's Day with our daughter & son. Daughter was visiting from Boston & we wanted to walk around the city in an area convenient to the airport. It was empty when we arrived but apparently they were very...More

Thank JD992014
Reviewed May 11, 2013 via mobile

I'm pretty generous but no. Empty and dark as described by the other reviews. Poor server who has to promote this.

Thank ButimeTraveler
Reviewed October 25, 2012

This restaurant provided a welcoming and relaxing atmosphere where one can enjoy a meal. The menu selection was varied with reasonable prices for the high qulaity of food prepared.

Thank JcH1232013
Reviewed September 16, 2012

My husband and I were in the Society Hill neighborhood window shopping and decided to try one of the local establishments. We ultimately were deciding between The Artful Dodger and Cafe Nola and boy did we choose incorrectly! The first thing that should have tipped...More

Thank DNADispatch
Reviewed February 18, 2012

Cafe Nola has been a favorite over the years, in all its locations. As someone who loves New Orleans and visits often, I really want to like this place, but simply can't any more. A silent, empty restaurant in a busy tourist area at 8:00p...More

1  Thank Ted Fry
Reviewed January 28, 2012

Wish I would have listened to the reviews and stayed away!!! The food was bland overcooked..and not worth the restaurant week price!...when I first walked in the bathroom was foul and there was a weird odor in the restaurant.My water glass had lipstick on it...More

1  Thank JMS226
Reviewed January 25, 2012

I'm another victim of restaurant week. The sad thing is this restaurant has been at this location for at least 10 years with the same problem. They were formally known as EuroCafe, before changing to Cafe Nola, but kept the same chef. I was a...More

1  Thank aliph77
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:45 pm
5:00 pm - 9:45 pm
5:00 pm - 9:45 pm
5:00 pm - 9:45 pm
5:00 pm - 9:45 pm
5:00 pm - 10:45 pm
5:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 414 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-1608
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighborhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-574-1687
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