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Friday Saturday Sunday

261 S 21st St, Corner of 21st & Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4815
+1 215-546-4232
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“halibut” (10 reviews)
“confit” (2 reviews)
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261 S 21st St, Corner of 21st & Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4815
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal here and can't wait to go back. Waiter was very knowledgeable about the menu and gave us a great recommendation on a wine. The chicken mousse delicious. The gnocchi's with pork belly unbelievably good. Never had a steak so tender and...More

Thank Jane and Bob F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I know this place and know it well. 1975 and Philadelphia was a storefront phenom of small restaurants and Fri/Sat. became a destination. April of this year it is my birthday and I am around Rittenhouse Square and admiring its city splendor. On the corner...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small, not quiet, but an outstanding meal. Endive salad, pork belly pasta very special. Roast chicken is a winner. Desert very good. Service is efficient if not personable. Would like to have the option to bring own wine with a corkage fee. Will visit again.

Thank Michael U
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was my best experience in Philadelphia in my 4 months around here. The food was just great, the service was nice and the price is adequate to the overall experience.

Thank GuidoVdS
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

This was, without question, the most amazing meal I’ve ever had- in my life. Chad and Hannah (owners) not only greet every guest but Chad (chef) uses such incredible flavors on his dishes that our entire table couldn’t put into words how delicious It was....More

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Why: Read strong reviews and happy we selected this choice for dinner. When: Halloween Tuesday with servers in costumes and all tables filled. How: Our server Superman recommended 6 choices, starting with the main. It seems obvious to do so, but I typically don't order...More

Thank ArtsyGalBaltimore
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Very popular. Reservations for weekends are a must. Noisy. Staff very helpful in navigating Eby with many unusual offerings. Food was very good. Not sure if handicap accessible. Dining room on second floor reached by a steep staircase. Now offers several interesting and tasteful desserts.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We walked in on a Saturday night with no reservation. After a short wait we were able to sit at the bar and were delighted by Paul, a warm and attentive bartender. The food was both delicious and unusual. The carrots confit deep and flavorful....More

Thank traveler0758
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Make your reservations early. Charming bar on first floor with dining upstairs. Had to have one of their intriguing cocktails...I had the "Alternative Fact." We ordered two dishes of gnocchi and halibut to share. Both were fanatastic...wish we had more. Since we were still hungry...More

Thank ofdevils
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

From the moment we arrived... this was an awesome experience. The waiter was excellent and advised us on each course. Every bite was better than the previous! The octopus was amazing... best ever! Escargot, Shrimp and Grits, pasta.... all delicious! Ended with the homemade ice...More

Thank Denman9999
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 261 S 21st St, Corner of 21st & Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4815
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighbourhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-546-4232
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