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Reef Restaurant and Lounge

) #1,392 of 3,615 Restaurants in Philadelphia ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Caribbean, ,
605 S 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2301
+1 215-629-0102
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good12%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible18%
8 Oct 2016
“Jamaican Resturant”
30 Aug 2016
“Good Seafood”
Closed Now
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Bar, Pub
PRICE
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LOCATION
605 S 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2301
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here after the Caribbean Philly Festival got rained out. Party of 3 and we were seated very quickly, Place is clean, well kept, 3 TV's if you visit during a sports event and you are able to view from any angleon the 1st floor....More

Thank caz7709
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Although my favorite is the Salmon Montego Bay, the Jerk Beef Ribs and Red Snapper are good options too! I love this place!

Thank Rasheeda M
Reviewed 7 November 2016

I seriously don't get the negative reviews about Reef. I've been there five or six times and thought it was excellent. The staff has always been super friendly as well. I've also been there with different people and none of them could believe how good...More

Thank eric h
Reviewed 9 October 2016

This place was not all that nice once you get in the staff take a little long to seat you and the food is ok if you like spices the drinks are over priced 16 dollars for Rum punch that did not give me a...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I walked down South St. when I was staying in Philly and I came across this restaurant and walked in to see I could get seated. Monday nights was all-u-can-eat crab legs. I did not get these but for $30 I did not think that...More

Thank Tha_Bearded_1
Reviewed 22 May 2016

1) Plastic "silverware" 2) Waffles looked and tasted like it came from the frozen section of the supermarket 3) Our mimosas arrived when we were halfway done with our meal - mind you, it was all pre-mixed and just had to be poured into an...More

Thank Michele Q
Reviewed 18 May 2016

The Reef saved a near disaster of a food outing! After a major disappointment at a buffet, we decided to head here for a special Monday offering. It's all-you-can-eat crab legs on Monday nights. Crab legs are my daughter's favorite and when I get the...More

Thank rashiidkcoleman
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

I was craving seafood while walking south street so my bf and I stopped in. The atmosphere was nice and there were lots of ppl. Our server was really nice. It took us a long time to get our food. We got two waters that...More

Thank nikbminx
Reviewed 26 April 2015

This has got to be one of the worst experiences I have had in Philly. The staff was rude and downright obnoxious. Would provide ZERO stars if that was an option Went here on part of a Margarita March organized by BEERATHON. This included 8...More

Thank conradstx
Reviewed 23 September 2014 via mobile

Everything was just ok. It was humid inside the decor was tacky. Prices do not match the atmosphere. I ordered the crab and my husband ordered the pasta. I gave my husband a crab leg and was told that if I'm going to share with...More

Thank Jennifer C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Caribbean, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 23:00
Monday
16:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 00:00
Thursday
16:00 - 00:00
Friday
16:00 - 00:00
Saturday
15:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 605 S 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2301
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-629-0102
Description
Reef Restaurant and Lounge is a unique venue, focusing on the cuisine and hospitality of the Caribbean, with a contemporary American flavor. On the corner of 3rd and South, The Reef is an island oasis in the heart of Philly's internationally renowned South Street Historical district. Reef combines the energy, exotic style and flavors of the Caribbean Islands. With its unique decor, Reef fills its space with a feeling of warmth and intimacy, welcoming everyone to indulge themselves in its glow. Join us for lunch, dinner, or dancing and indulge yourself.
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