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Sampan

124 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4528
+1 215-732-3501
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“satay” (32 reviews)
“tasting menu” (35 reviews)
“fried rice” (23 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
124 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4528
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Reviewed 20 May 2016

Nice Asian fusion restaurant with a nice concept of small shared dishes. We had the tasting menu and surprising, though each dish was small, we left the restaurant very full. The restaurant was very busy, even during mid week so a reservation is, as it...More

1  Thank WSS64
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Each dish is a work of art and a taste treat! The kim chee fried rice is delish and not crazy spicy like the real kim chee. I added the shrimp satay and that made a yummy meal. The service was great and nice atmosphere....More

Thank Gail F
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This place was near my downtown hotel and I just wanted some Asian food without much hassle or fuss after a long day of meetings. It is located on a quaint neighborhood street with lots of restaurants and outdoor tables about. I made a reservation...More

Thank Mike_ATL100
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Visited for the first time and absolutely loved it! We tried the edamame dumplings, general tso's soup dumplings, Asian chicken, brussel sprouts and beef short ribs. Ayyyyy-mayyyyy-zing!! Every morsel had huge flavor. Beautiful place. Great service. Will be going back. Only reason for 4 stars...More

Thank TravelTwit
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Was walking down 13th street and stumbled upon Sampan. Good vibe, nice drinks. Hit: Pork Bao Bun General Tso Soup Dumpling Miss: Mushroom Dumpling - no flavor Colorado Lamb - bland

Thank lhamilt77
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Went last night with a party of 4. Great dem som great service and a great vib. Watch the bathroom line some people enter as couples.

Thank Olds56
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Visited Philly for both the Flower Show (AMAZING) and a friend's birthday. We arrived in the city early on Saturday, March 5th, 2015 and were a little hungry so decided to have some cocktails and tapas before my friend's birthday celebrations began. We got to...More

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 7 March 2016

A group of 6 met for a pre-Walnut Theater dining experience on a Saturday evening. We had 6:00 reservations and were seated immediately. The place was dark and very loud. The table was located near the front door, which did not close well, allowing cold...More

Thank TempleBob
Reviewed 6 March 2016

My favorites: Kimchee Fried Rice, Korean BBQ beef and Edamame dumplings. Quick service while seated at the bar. Pity that the beer was flat and over-priced.

Thank Jose C
Reviewed 27 February 2016

The hostess said that the wait would be 30 minutes so we settled in at the bar for drinks. The bar tab added up to more than the cost of dinner, so they were no in rush to seat us. After 90 minutes we started...More

Thank HiltonDiamondMan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4528
    (Walnut)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-732-3501
  • E-mail
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