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Banana Leaf

1009 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2339
+1 215-592-8288
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good52%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“beef dish” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Malaysian, Thai
$$ - $$$
1009 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2339
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this place when I ate meat and love it now that I don’t. Pineapple fried rice is all I really have to say. Ask to veganize some regular options that typically are served with meat, they will sub tofu!

Thank kmissoni
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

We are visiting Philadelphia and wanted a Malaysian restaurant our daughter lives in Kuala Lumpur so we love Malaysian food The food was great chicken satay and a beef dish , this is BYO so bring your own wine very reasonable staff very polite good...More

Thank chalotte
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

I invited my friends to have lunch at the restaurant because I love Malaysian food and have had it very often. What a mistake. We were seated fast. There were only two tables taken. The menu had pictures which helped to order. The arrived food...More

Thank Marianna K
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

The food was good, but I can’t say great. Fast service for a busy restaurant. For a Malaysian restaurant I was expecting more spices and flavor.

Thank Smokie113
Reviewed August 31, 2017

I wanted to try a cuisine I never had before. It was like having a meal that was a fusion in style between Chinese and Indian. It was very flavorful.

Thank Mak684
Reviewed August 23, 2017

If you like a combination of Asian and Indian dishes check this place out. Everything was great from the appetizers to the main course to dessert.

Thank vanessasangels03
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

I go to Chinatown a lot but never here. Heard good things so i wanted to try it. The restaurant is bigger than it looks from the outside. The staff was friendly and restaurant was clean. I love Indian mee goreng so I tried theirs....More

Thank Kate185
Reviewed March 20, 2017

Good food and service at a price that can't be beaten. We let the waitress help us order and she didn't steer us wrong.

Thank Ian H
Reviewed February 27, 2017

Came here for lunch with a friend. The staff was friendly and efficient. The ambience was delightful, not too noisy, not too quiet. The menu was vast but the dish I tried was OK. It could have been spicier!

Thank inmyflipflops
Reviewed February 21, 2017

Great variety of dishes and great flavors. They even made a special dish for our granddaughter. Nicely done.

Thank Jim P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $22
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1009 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2339
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 215-592-8288
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