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Chart House Restaurant

$$$$
City Center East
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555 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19147-1799 (South Street)
+1 215-625-8383
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Today
17:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri 17:00 - 23:00
Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I was a little disappointed. Always thought this was supposed to be a great place but it was just so so Average entree is about 35 which isn't too bad but the food wasn't all that special. I probably wouldn't go back if I was paying.

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Thank Nicole G
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19 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As always this place never lets us down and they take special consideration for all guests. We made reservatios celebrating a 75th birthday for a member of our group and to our surprise they had the menus printed with the persons name Happy Birthday. The food is amazing and the attention of the staff are without equal. If you are... More 

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Thank Kevin C
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350 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

HOT great food and drinks right on the water parking good and the place has wonderful food and lots more a little pricey $$$ go THIS is a 5 star pick!!!!! Thomas Paul the prince of comedy111111111

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Thank thomas p
Philadelphia
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38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our New Years Day dinner was great. Chart House has the best view of the river with the USS New Jersey in full view. We asked for a table towards the window which was perfect. The food was excellent; my partner had the swordfish which was perfect, I had the salmon a tad bit overdone but very tasty. The food... More 

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Thank Pearl E
New Albany, Indiana
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The view of the Delaware River and the retired battleship USS New Jersey (now a museum) is breathtaking from your table. But the food is nothing but delicious. I highly recommend the salad bar, along with the stuffed shrimp.

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Thank Michael L
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Full disclosure: we came here after dinner for drinks and dessert, so i cannot comment on their actual dinner food since i didn't try it. What i can say about this place is that it has truly stunning views of the river and the ambience is quite lovely as a result. We sat at the bar, and it felt like... More 

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Thank Sherie C
Swedesboro, New Jersey
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Everything from the start was terrible, service(spilled soda on my phone), appetizers tasted like a mess for lack of a better description (calamari mixed with who knows what). Spring rolls tasted like imitation crab meat that was spoiled. Prime rib tasted like bologna, not good bologna either. My wife's stuffed flounder tasted very "fishy" too and was tough to cut... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Went there with family and friends for a birthday party. We had to speak with the manager several times, my cousin found a piece of receipt in her water (she didn't notice until she drink all the water), the not so great food came out late. We quickly realized why the place was so empty on a Saturday night.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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99 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

We live practically across the street from here and are life-long philadephians - we know many of the good restaurants in town and this is definitely not one of them - tourist trap- over priced -- shabby decor.... Beautiful view and setting. So, we decided to try it since we recently moved to the neighborhood - food just average -... More 

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Thank MarlenieGS
Malvern, Pa
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129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We ordered the Wicked Tuna appetizer which consists of - ahi tacos, tartare & pepper seared. We thoroughly enjoyed this appetizer. My husband ordered the Gluten Free Omission beer Lager which was very good and I ordered Stoli Raspberry with Chambered and sprite and my drink was delicious. We stopped in prior to our dinner on the Spirit of Philadelphia... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 555 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19147-1799
    (South Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-625-8383

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?