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Banana Leaf

1009 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2339
+1 215-592-8288
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good52%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Asian, Malaysian, Thai
$$ - $$$
1009 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2339
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Loved this place when I ate meat and love it now that I don’t. Pineapple fried rice is all I really have to say. Ask to veganize some regular options that typically are served with meat, they will sub tofu!

Thank kmissoni
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We are visiting Philadelphia and wanted a Malaysian restaurant our daughter lives in Kuala Lumpur so we love Malaysian food The food was great chicken satay and a beef dish , this is BYO so bring your own wine very reasonable staff very polite good...More

Thank chalotte
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

I invited my friends to have lunch at the restaurant because I love Malaysian food and have had it very often. What a mistake. We were seated fast. There were only two tables taken. The menu had pictures which helped to order. The arrived food...More

Thank Marianna K
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

The food was good, but I can’t say great. Fast service for a busy restaurant. For a Malaysian restaurant I was expecting more spices and flavor.

Thank Smokie113
Reviewed 31 August 2017

I wanted to try a cuisine I never had before. It was like having a meal that was a fusion in style between Chinese and Indian. It was very flavorful.

Thank Mak684
Reviewed 23 August 2017

If you like a combination of Asian and Indian dishes check this place out. Everything was great from the appetizers to the main course to dessert.

Thank vanessasangels03
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

I go to Chinatown a lot but never here. Heard good things so i wanted to try it. The restaurant is bigger than it looks from the outside. The staff was friendly and restaurant was clean. I love Indian mee goreng so I tried theirs....More

Thank Kate185
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Good food and service at a price that can't be beaten. We let the waitress help us order and she didn't steer us wrong.

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Came here for lunch with a friend. The staff was friendly and efficient. The ambience was delightful, not too noisy, not too quiet. The menu was vast but the dish I tried was OK. It could have been spicier!

Thank inmyflipflops
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Great variety of dishes and great flavors. They even made a special dish for our granddaughter. Nicely done.

Thank Jim P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1009 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2339
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 215-592-8288
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