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Chili was excellent, wings had great flavor and they were cooked perfectly but they were very small. I was told they got the wrong order, possibly true. Bartender was very friendly and the waitstaff was too. The place really does feel like home with the woodburning stove, brick wall and exposed beams. I will be back to try more food ... read more
Raymond Immonen via google.com - Feb 5, 2021
Absolute favorite neighborhood bar and restaurant. Nothing we’ve eaten here is less than excellent and the atmosphere is cozy any time of day—from brunch to dinner! I recommend Race Street cafe if you’re a tourist looking for a comfy spot to have a good meal and drink during your stay or even if you’re local and just haven’t thought ... read more
Anna Schoubert via google.com - Jan 16, 2021
Beautiful lights, warm with heat lamps, great chili, meatloaf and drinks!
Barb Schlager via google.com - Jan 14, 2021
We went for lunch today and even though it was very cold, they made everything as pleasant as possible. The waitress was friendly. Due to COVID, dining is only outside. We had beef barley mushroom soup-delicious! Cheese quesadillas and steak, chicken chili were superb too. Bloody Mary’s were excellent. Very satisfied with presentatio ... read more
Lois A Marinelli via google.com - Jan 9, 2021
Love this restaurant. Great menu. I didn't set out to go here, but loved this place. Excellent food, outstanding service. Will be back ... read more
Joni Fairbrother via google.com - Jan 4, 2021
Food was pretty good. Service was mediocre, but I chock that up to PA's strict rules for dining and that the server seemed to be the only one working. Outdoor dining only and no more than 4 people per table.
Isabelle Schilt via google.com - Dec 14, 2020
Campo's Philly Cheesesteaks loves Race St. Cafe ... read more
Campo's Philly Cheesesteaks via google.com - Dec 6, 2020
Incredible food and service. I'd like to thank the staff of this cafe for serving during this time. Wait staff is always attending but does not breath down your neck. First restaurant I have seen that actually distances for their indoor seating. My favorite restaurant in the city.
Aidan Rogers via google.com - Nov 20, 2020
Brisket Burger!! Hershey Chocolate beer!!
Dustin Fools via google.com - Nov 19, 2020
Very good food ... read more
Sara Mozeson via google.com - Nov 11, 2020
A fav spot for quality american food. nice place to relax, people watch, eat good, etc. looking forward to going back again. food is like a restaurant in louisville i liked.
Alexis Mccall via google.com - Oct 31, 2020
Great place.. the waiters were awesome and food great
Great place.. the waiters were awesome and food great ... read more
Angel Ortiz via facebook.com - Oct 24, 2020
Great food and drinks! Enjoy the experience.
Great food and drinks! Enjoy the experience.
Trina Gipson via facebook.com - Oct 24, 2020
Awesome spot! Meatloaf sandwich was great and the chili! Will def be back ... read more
Sam Lampl via google.com - Oct 17, 2020
great place for food and drinks. great beer menu. friendly staff.
great place for food and drinks. great beer menu. friendly staff.
Stacy L. McGuigan via facebook.com - Oct 15, 2020
Outdoor dining well spaced apart, attentive service, delicious turkey burger and buffalo chicken burger, great fries. The dipping sauces are fantastic. Reasonably priced. Only downside is car noise but theres a nice wood barrier on the sidewalk.
Heather J. Chin via google.com - Oct 13, 2020
Comfortable neighborhood bar/restaurant with a decent draft list and a fireplace in the winter ... read more
Brett John via google.com - Oct 2, 2020
My fav location for quality american food. The bill won't shock you. Feels like a place in Charlotte that I enjoyed visiting.
Barbara25 J via google.com - Sep 30, 2020
Steak salad was pretty good I just wish it was made with spinach and not spring mix and fine slice steak in stead of those big cuts overall was yummy ... read more
flii boii via google.com - Sep 29, 2020
American food, super delicious. The staff was very kind and attentive.
Richard Leach via google.com - Sep 28, 2020
Always a good time ... read more
chilly d via google.com - Sep 24, 2020
Very nice pub style food.
Lisa Camp via google.com - Sep 14, 2020
Everything fresh and tasty like home cooked ... read more
Volodymyr T via google.com - Aug 30, 2020
Everything fresh and tasty like home cooked ... read more
Володимир via google.com - Aug 30, 2020
One of the top stops to get some food in the city ... read more
Joseph Roselli via google.com - Aug 21, 2020
An amazing dining treat.
Corey Bonar via google.com - Aug 5, 2020
I was amiss by not writing anything. This is the best Olde City neighborhood pub. It was my backyard and living room (sometimes almost my bedroom!) for the 15 years I lived in Olde City. I seriously miss it every day now that I live in Toronto. Neil and Stacy run a wonderful homey place with staff they treat like family. You can te ... read more
Anand Rao via google.com - Aug 3, 2020
Went on a date night here with the GF over the weekend. The chicken sandwich is honestly to die for. Extremely friendly staff as well. Love that this is near my new apartment.
Malcolm Reynolds via google.com - Jul 29, 2020
Excellent set up for outdoor dining along Race Street. Great , friendly service and good food.
Camille Fallon via google.com - Jul 5, 2020
Great Service, we shared the apps.. Buffalo shrimp, Buffalo chicken wings, sweet potato fries.. to
Great Service, we shared the apps.. Buffalo shrimp, Buffalo chicken wings, sweet potato fries.. tortellini with grilled chicken in vodka sauce, Turkey burger, house salad with grilled shrimp and avocado... eveything devine.. so worth the drive to Philly from Brooklyn ... read more
Arleen Nia Salandy via facebook.com - Jun 15, 2020
After staying in a small apartment down the street from here I frequently stopped in for some drinks, if you’re lucky to get a bar seat on a busy night you’ll get a front row seat at som seriously skilled bartenders, beyond the aesthetics and old school charm, this place has great brews, good food, and EXCELLENT service.
Devon Thomas via google.com - Apr 10, 2020
Love this local eatery!! The food is fantastic and the staff are so friendly and accommodating. Can't wait for you to reopen, my family will be first in line!!
Donna Kramer via google.com - Apr 9, 2020
Chili ~ best I’ve ever had ... read more
Andrew May via google.com - Mar 30, 2020
Wonderful environment and very personal service. The food was fresh and enchanting. Will absolutely recommend this place to anyone. Convenient prices and large meals. Great work.
Kareem K via google.com - Mar 30, 2020
Great atmosphere and delicious food. Like the variety of drinks
Great atmosphere and delicious food. Like the variety of drinks ... read more
Kari Thomas via facebook.com - Mar 17, 2020
Great place for food and drinks.
Great place for food and drinks.
Bill Super via facebook.com - Mar 16, 2020
have never been disappointed
have never been disappointed ... read more
Cindy Kraenzlin Curtis via facebook.com - Mar 6, 2020
Turkey burgers all the way ... read more
Joey Song via google.com - Feb 29, 2020
Great food, beers, service and atmosphere. Cozy old City spot.
Blake Butler via google.com - Feb 29, 2020
Top cafe in old city ... read more
Donna Philips via google.com - Feb 29, 2020
BUFFALO CHICKEN SANDWICH!!!!!! Seriously though get it. Also, the fireplace is legit during the winter, and the front doors open during the summer. Convenient dog hooks outside for the doggos while you eat, and they have the best d@mn staff around. Shout out to Caite - she's the best!
John Rodgers via google.com - Feb 29, 2020
Risotto with shrimp, crab; smoked salmon. 8oz Denver steak Au Poive (peppercorn crusted/ Cabernet
Risotto with shrimp, crab; smoked salmon. 8oz Denver steak Au Poive (peppercorn crusted/ Cabernet Demi Glacé). What a great hidden gem in Old City, Philadelphia. Risotto was executed perfectly. Tender rice and the flavor of all the seafood came through. The shrimp were also cooked perfectly and seasoned just enough for my liking ... read more
Jeff Rush via facebook.com - Feb 23, 2020
Excellent. Will definitely go back again
Excellent food and unusually large beer selection for a small pub. It has become a must visit the next time I am in the area. They have a small but varied menu that is constantly changing. Good sized entrees in the $15-20 range ... read more
IrvingS53518 via tripadvisor.com - Feb 11, 2020
Great place, great food great service! Im going back for sure ... read more
Matthew Owen via google.com - Jan 30, 2020
Dropped in for Army Navy game with a group of 7. Just found this spot right around the corner from our hotel. What a lucky find. Would travel from the other side of town for this quaint, cozy, and timeless joint where the service was as top notch as the food. An absolute hidden gem.
Fu Schnikkens via google.com - Jan 30, 2020
Great!! Love the wood burning stove and cozy atmosphere.
Kenya Nettingham via google.com - Jan 30, 2020
This cozy tucked away spot is perfect for a drink or a full meal. Escape the hubbub of the city and go where the locals do for good eats and tasty drinks.
Cody Müller via google.com - Jan 30, 2020
This place is incredible! Pub feel but really amazing food and SERVICE!
Cara Smythe via google.com - Dec 30, 2019
Best burguers and prices!!! Tasty as hell ... read more
Fernando García Bañuelos via google.com - Dec 30, 2019
Quiant and cozy. Food and beer selection were good. This place has a love for the Flyers so that's a good thing! An old operational antique cigarette machine down by the bathrooms complete with some vintage photos of the area is cool. Uber impressed with their care in not using plastics/styrofoam for to go/take home. No plastic straw ... read more
tater pez via google.com - Dec 30, 2019
The buffalo chicken 🔥 🔥 ... read more
Brian Meares via google.com - Dec 30, 2019
Best pub food townHands down
Best pub food town Hands down ... read more
David Siegelman via facebook.com - Dec 2, 2019
Love it ... read more
Daviea via google.com - Nov 30, 2019
Always a great place to eat and drink especially for me living a block away. The staff are always nice and welcoming.i like German lagers and There is always something on tap. If you’re in old city definitely check this place out.
Mersad Hoorfar via google.com - Nov 30, 2019
Neighborhood "tavern". Love the food and the atmosphere.
Naomi Herman via google.com - Nov 30, 2019
Very classy place. Good food and nice service ... read more
ulises rosales via google.com - Nov 30, 2019
The food here is so good!! I've never had anything that wasn't absolutely delicious. Try the weekend brunch!! 😁 Staff is super friendly too.
Matthew Roman via google.com - Nov 30, 2019
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