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Sabrina's Cafe at Powelton

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227 N 34th St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2424
+1 215-222-1022
08:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Mon 08:00 - 16:00
Tue - Thu 08:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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Sudbury, Massachusetts
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Sabrinas on Powellton near Drexel. We did the call ahead on a busy Sunday morning so did not have as long a wait. Great spot and huge portions. Beautiful building and great service. next time we will share plates, way too much for us. However, our son was happy to have leftovers to take back to his... More 

Thank Annb98
Binghamton, NY
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for breakfast on a Sunday morning. Glad we went early, as the crowds were very evident a bit later on! Our table had Eggs Benedict (with perfectly-poached eggs) and pancakes. Excellent selections and prompt service. We sat on the porch, to make it extra-nice. One diner forgot her purse, so we went back about 45 minutes later. By then,... More 

Thank amdura
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67 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its amazing. The little building with its exterior looks like those cute restaurants in Disney parks. There is some wait time, but the food is totally worth it. They have this good lounge upstairs. The lounge has comfortable seating, sofas, window side views, Foosball table, and a Pool table. Totally loved it. They have great menu with so many breakfast... More 

Thank Anupam S
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223 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

had an excellent breakfast experience. food was diverse and menu offered many choices. Service was very good and we got our meal in a reasonable amount of time. recommend

Thank simnznc06
Singapore, Singapore
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129 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We went to Sabrina's for breakfast. Fantastic latte. Nice Eggs Benedict (they do it with spinach), and pancakes too. We ordered a short stack but couldn't finish it. Got the chicken noodles soup too - basic but hearty.

Thank Dawn L
Birmingham, Alabama
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215 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Nice location in an old Victorian house near Drexel University. It's a pretty place with lots of character. The dining area is small and a bit cramped. My table was wobbly and I ended up with quite a bit of my coffee on the table since it was so tipsy. All of the food was very good and they give... More 

Thank Pam K
Liverpool, Pennsylvania
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614 reviews
284 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We ate here before a basketball game. Only has on street parking, it is in the Drexel area and actually part of the campus. This restaurant is in an old house with great bones. The menu is diverse, we were there for breakfast. The French toast is the best that I ever had. They do have call ahead seating. The... More 

Thank SheriBobLove2Travel
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

My mother, husband, two children and I had lunch at Sabrina's Cafe. My Mother had been before but it was our first time. The food was absolutely delicious. The atmosphere was very warm and inviting. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Kiana A
Baltimore, Maryland
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised- diverse- was visiting Drexel and came here from a recommendation. Wait service was pleasant, friendly and helpful. Menu had a lot to offer - many vegetarian plates but also burgers look good. Nice atmosphere a little tight on seating space. Would certainly try this place again.

Thank Greg R
Tinton Falls, New Jersey
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

My husband, two kids and i enjoyed a relaxing lunch here during a holiday visit to Philadelphia. We easily found parking nearby (big plus), walked in, and were seated right away. The menu was small but comprehensive and included salads, soups and sandwiches. My daughter ordered chicken tenders and fries off the kids menu, and the tenders were obviously homemade... More 

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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, Cafe, International
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 227 N 34th St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2424
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-222-1022
Finally! Sabrina’s Cafe has made it’s way across the river and into University City. Sabrina’s finds itself in the heart of the Powelton Village nestled in a historic Victorian manor with a enclosed wrap around porch. Serving up the comfort food you’ve come to expect from Sabrina’s but now within walking distance. Vegan and vegetarian friendly Sabrina’s is a great place to meet up with friends over some good’ol home style cooking.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?