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The Couch Tomato Cafe' & Bistro

102 Rector St, 1st Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19127-1507
+1 215-483-2233
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (204 reviews)
“tomato bisque” (38 reviews)
“soups” (23 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, American, Pizza, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
102 Rector St, 1st Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19127-1507
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A couple friends and I visited and it was so yummy! We sat upstairs where there was high table stool seating. Very casual cute. The wait service was very attentive and kind. The food was really good! I wouldn't say the most amazing but it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 23juliab23
Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently ate lunch at The Couch Tomato Cafe and Bistro. Service, Food, and Atmosphere was all amazing. Our waitress Leanne was very accommodating and helpful while ordering a menu item to meet my dietary needs. The food was a good portion and was all...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank katego9
Reviewed 1 week ago

Warm and cozy environment, staff was helpful to our inability to choose from the pizza selection (all are wonderful) and the pizza is my favorite in Philly- that's saying something, Philly has a lot of pizza. Highly recommend this place for whatever- dates, family get...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great! Being a vegan with non-vegan friends, I love that their menu has one side that is plant based and one side that is not. The vegan calamari was amazing, the texture was perfect and that sauce on the side! Yum. I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Haley B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I absolutely love the couch tomato. It is a great break from the dining room at Westchester. I always go with my friends and when my friends come up to visit. They also make for great healthy pictures on my fitness page. I will never...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GoPlaces32016486067
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love going here with college friends and also taking my family when they come to visit! Super cozy atmosphere with great food! The pizza is my favorite!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank trolls97
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

I took a client to lunch here as she likes to eat healthy and is a foodie, so still wants taste and clever recipes. They delivered on all the above, and I looked good for suggesting this place! We sat on the 3rd floor in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SunshineGirl2929
Reviewed October 10, 2018

The Couch Tomato offers excellent food and service coupled with a fantastic atmosphere that lends itself to comfortable dining. I always bring friends and family here when they come to town, and I don't think I could ever get tired of it. I wish I...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Nathaniel D
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

I ordered the Burrata and tomato pasta and it was amazing! so creamy and rich! I also ordered the beer flight which was equally as good.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tourist315391
Reviewed October 5, 2018

The tomato soup rocks my socks. I need to try other foods but it's such a classic! The grilled cheese I got with it was a bit too cheesy for me, but that's more personal preference. My gluten-free friend says their gf pizza is great...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank markjsell
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Rector St, 1st Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19127-1507
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Manayunk
  • Neighborhood: Manayunk
  • Phone Number: +1 215-483-2233
  • E-mail
The Couch Tomato Café & bistro is your number one destination in Manayunk for gourmet pizzas & salads, known for its thin-crust NY-style pizza, as well as its large, fresh, & creative salads. Upon opening in 2003, it quickly establishing itself as the area’s leading takeout, delivery, and catering favorite, winning several accolades including “Best Pizza” by Philadelphia Magazine, and “Best Soups”by City Paper, just to name a few. It’s focus on buying local, and specialization in vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free offerings has helped make The Couch Tomato Cafe’ a popular choice! The Couch Tomato Cafés extensive menu includes: Gourmet Pizzas & CalzonesSpecialty Salads & WrapsSignature Sandwiches & PaninisHomemade Soups. Or, dine upstairs at the bistro for an expanded menu, table-side service, a bar and great atmosphere!
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