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The Blue Duck

2859 Holme Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19152-2118
+1 267-686-4687
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (20 reviews)
“duck fries” (21 reviews)
“wings” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2859 Holme Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19152-2118
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed February 24, 2018

I was impressed with this clean and well-designed restaurant located in a Northeast Philly strip mall of all places! Excellent food and service. Try the Blue Duck fries for a yummy starter to share.

Thank HungryinPA2013
Reviewed February 12, 2018

So many good and different options. Everything was cooked perfect can't wait to go back was worth the drive.

Thank dw33dvw
Reviewed November 22, 2017

In total shock and awe that a restaurant with such creative culinary creations exists in Holmesburg! Tucked away in a strip mall off of Holmes Circle, The Blue Duck offers unique eats in a clean, relaxed atmosphere. Nearly everything is made from scratch or locally...More

Thank singingbackup
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Hubby, daughter and son LOVED the Brussel Sprouts, the Togarashi Tots, the duck fries etc......Plain Jane here did love my burger. Lots of flavor. Our waitress was great-Mariah. I just didn't have a lot of plain Jane choices. Hubby loved the scallops too. He was...More

Thank phyllis z
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

I visited again with family for a late lunch. My husband is a wing connoisseur and has eaten some of the best and hottest in not only the tri-state region but up and down the east coast. I had to have him try the General...More

Thank Jrsygrl75
Reviewed September 18, 2017

I absolutely loved this place. The menu has something for everyone. I didnt think i was a duck person, however we tried the Quack and cheese. WOW! You must try this place!!!! The people here are so great here too! A real family feel!

Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Love this place! I stopped in for brunch on Saturday and had a fantastic experience. Our server, Steph, was phenomenal. She went over specials of the day and ensured that we had a great meal. We started with the Blue Duck fries. They were PHENOMENAL!...More

Thank Christina H
Reviewed September 7, 2017

The Blue Duck is a quaint establishment, but the atmosphere is rocking and so is the food! They think out of the box, but stay true to roots. They're BYOB and I have enjoyed breakfast and lunch. Fruity pebbles French Toast, Stocks Cake French Toast.....More

Thank JenniePhilly
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

Recently moved to Philadelphia and this was the second meal my friends and myself experienced. We came in for lunch and sat at their friendship table. Although we couldn't order alcohol (don't worry, it's BYOB) we did very much enjoy the food. We all ordered...More

Thank Joseph R
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Flew in for five days to visit our daughter and she took us here for brunch. Bloody Mary's were excellent and we had the Cuban, Franken waffle, fruity pebble's waffle and chicken and waffles!! All superb! Good service !! Friendly staff!! Clean environment… A delightful...More

Thank athath
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2859 Holme Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19152-2118
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 267-686-4687
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Description
New American BYO in Northeast Philadelphia.
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