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Continental Restaurant and Martini Bar

138 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3015
+1 215-923-6069
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“lettuce wraps” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 16:00All hours
American, Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
138 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3015
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have been in this place three times, First two times I only want for drinks. The third time, I went to have dinner. Freinds of mine asked me to order Lobster mac n cheese. I ordered that and it was Amazing. I even ordered...More

Thank Khal S
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are 2 Continental restaurants in Philadelphia, one in midtown and this one by the water. They had a fun food and drink menu. We had several tapas like plates, all of which were unique and good. Reservations are recommended, but it didn't seem that...More

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food at the Continental was delicious. The ambience was nouveau-upscale-diner. The service was great. It reminded me of an American comfort food tapas place. We just ordered everything and shared all of the dishes among our party. The bill was a little high, but...More

Thank jbr318
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were very pleasantly surprised to come across this place. My husband ordered the grilled chicken and sauteed spinach sandwich with provolone cheese and I ordered the veggie cheesesteak, grilled portabella mushrooms, red peppers and onions with provolone cheese. The waitress asked if we wanted...More

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time coming to this location. I am a BIG FAN of the AC location. I've been to the Midtown location a few times but not for a while. We came for lunch around noon on a Tuesday. The hostess greeted us with a pleasant,...More

Thank Lovezubrus
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Being on a low sodium/salt-free diet I was hesitant to try this restaurant but was pleasantly surprised that the kitchen was willing to adapt a few recipes and not do what most do and offer bland steamed food. I chose garlic shrimp and had a...More

Thank Lois C
Reviewed 22 June 2017

My review may be a bit biased because I am NOT a foodie by any stretch of the imagination. This was a fun, stylish place to visit with friends - it looks like a basic diner at first but looks can be deceiving. It's a...More

Thank PAHRGal
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I came here with a bunch of friends and we were pleasantly surprised!! They give you so much food for the amount you pay for! We shared shoestring fries and each got our own dish. The service was pretty good. The second floor has these...More

Thank ErikaDuenas
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We stopped in for drinks. After ordering our first round at the crowded front bar the staff directed us to the bar in the back It wasn't crowded and we were able to enjoy a couple more drinks. All of the drink were excellent and...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We walked in without a reservation around 5pm on a Saturday evening and were seated within 5 minutes even though the restaurant was starting to get busy. Our waitness was friendly and very helpful. We had 2 cocktails and the summer crab roll, Korean pork...More

Thank LaRa12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 16:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3015
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-923-6069
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