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124 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4528
+1 215-732-3501
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“satay” (33 reviews)
“tasting menu” (36 reviews)
“fried rice” (23 reviews)
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4:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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124 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4528
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101 - 110 of 398 reviews

Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Went here last night with my cuz. It's one of her favorite places in Philly. We made it in time for happy hour and so ended up ordering a whole bunch of items from the happy hour menu. My favorites were the kimchee fried rice...More

Thank HumblTraveler
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Your choice of seating, which includes stools at the drink bar or food bar. Sit at the food bar and watch the efficient preparation of amazingly good food. Happy hour menu includes a wide variety of dim sum dishes. The roasted broccoli was a wonderful...More

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 17 June 2016

First time at Sampan was with a business group dinner meeting on a mid-week night. The place was mobbed and thus very noisey. Seating was tight and uncomfortable. The waiter and quality of the food made all the difference to me and turned the experience...More

Thank Wayne B
Reviewed 1 June 2016

This is my friends favorite restaurant so when I was in town she took me. It was delicious and I can see why she loves it so much. We did the chef's tasting menu which let's you try a bunch of things on the menu...More

Thank Wanderlust0311
Reviewed 31 May 2016

We did the chef's tasting, well, 3 of us did. As a vegan, I was offered a special menu and selected some DELISH items from it. LOVED the mushroom salad and the veggies were all prepared perfectly. My husband loved the kim chee. It was...More

Thank smep013
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Went here 2 days in a row. Best happy hour ever, and I have been to a few. The food choices for happy hour offered a diverse variety of delicacy's. They featured a drink of day and beer of day as well. refer to there...More

Thank snorkler09
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Stumbled upon Sampan when visiting the old neighborhood I lived in and, oh my how things have changed in 25 years! 13th St is full of great restaurants, bars and clubs! Wandered into Sampan - cool and very busy place! Shared several items - all...More

Thank stephanie a
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Came here two weeks ago for a casual birthday celebration. I have been a couple other times before. The chicken bao bun is awesome. I also had the short rib lo mein. And since it was my birthday I attempted to drink the fishbowl cocktail,...More

Thank losbor6
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Nice Asian fusion restaurant with a nice concept of small shared dishes. We had the tasting menu and surprising, though each dish was small, we left the restaurant very full. The restaurant was very busy, even during mid week so a reservation is, as it...More

1  Thank WSS64
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Each dish is a work of art and a taste treat! The kim chee fried rice is delish and not crazy spicy like the real kim chee. I added the shrimp satay and that made a yummy meal. The service was great and nice atmosphere....More

Thank Gail F
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Response from Errick D | Reviewed this property |
Yes full bar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4528
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-732-3501
  • E-mail
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