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The Couch Tomato Cafe'

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102 Rector St, 1st floor, Philadelphia, PA 19127-1507
+1 215-483-2233
11:00 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Couch tomato is absolutely delicious. They have a variety of options and everything is fresh. I enjoy eating here because I know I will be able to get a healthy and enjoyable meal. So far, my favorite dish is the Arancini! The service is excellent as well. I highly recommend dining here!

Thank Julianne H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The garlic knots are amazing! The buffalo chicken pizza with the ancho honey sauce is also amazing. I highly suggest! Since I can't eat pizza and garlic knots all the time, couch tomato is also my go to place for a salad!

Thank Kylie L
Hilton head
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even though we are tourists and won't take them up on their offer for a free slice, I did want to review this cafe. The short rib pizza with fig pesto was pretty amazing. We also had a taste of the tomato bisque, delicious and served with almond biscotti. Salads were not bad, but not nearly as wonderful as pizza... More 

Thank Lilabeth P
Ocean City, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Son moving to Manayunk, needed some good pizza and salads. This is a great place for both. Missed the brunch, but we were very happy wth our choices. Pear onion and bacon on a pizza, great. Good burger and Caesar salad. Service very good, but short handed. Good beers and mixed drinks. A little pricey, but worth it.

Thank Stewart C
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This bistro is the perfect spot to meet up with friends or grab a quick healthy bite to eat. Recently moving to Philadelphia, the cafe has been one of my favorite spots !! I would defiantly recommend going !!! There was very great service also.

Thank alli580
Ocean City, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tomato bisque pizza soup was one of the best soups I have ever had. My son and girlfriend agreed. We also had the flank steak which was very good also. The Margherita pizza just wasn't good. The mozzarella cheese was not good at all. Had the consistency of ricotta cheese. My son enjoyed the smokehouse pulled pork. All of... More 

1 Thank Michael T
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Manayunk Gem: warm ambiance in upstairs cafe, wonderful and helpful service by attractive and pleasant servers. Delicious pizza, crispy salads. Can't wait to return,

Thank Kay S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

I came to the bistro for lunch with a free. I have order delivery before, but this was my first time at the upstairs dining area. We were seated immediately and within 3 minutes, we were asked if we were ready to order. After taking a few minutes, we were able to order. We received a complimentary plate of tomato... More 

1 Thank Lindsay M
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

So delicious!! I really love it here! I remember my first time i went i knew i had to go back! Great food, prices, staff and a nice place to grab a quick bite to eat!

1 Thank rawaalexa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, excellent service! Free valet parking! Nice selection on the menu and great selection of beer/wine.

1 Thank Anita S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
American, Pizza, Soups, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Rector St, 1st floor, Philadelphia, PA 19127-1507
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Manayunk
  • Neighbourhood: Manayunk
  • Phone Number: +1 215-483-2233
The Couch Tomato Café is your number one destination in Manayunk for gourmet pizzas & salads, known for its thin-crust NY-style pizza, as well as its large, fresh, & creative salads. Upon opening in 2003, it quickly establishing itself as the area’s leading takeout, delivery, and catering favorite, winning several accolades including “Best Pizza” by Philadelphia Magazine, and “Best Soups”by City Paper, just to name a few. It’s focus on buying local, and specialization in vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free offerings has helped make The Couch Tomato Cafe’ a popular choice!The Couch Tomato Cafés extensive menu includes:Gourmet Pizzas & CalzonesSpecialty Salads & WrapsSignature Sandwiches & PaninisHomemade Soups.

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