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Blue Corn

940 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-3935
+1 215-925-1010
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“tortillas” (3 reviews)
“tacos” (5 reviews)
“gorditas” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
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940 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-3935
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very nice, clean, small Mexican restaurant with friendly servers and delicious, homemade food that is consistently made fresh and is so good. From their breakfast foods, to their lunch and dinner foods, the food is always served hot and presented beautifully. From their chips...More

Thank linda h
Reviewed 13 August 2018

With so many wonderful restaurants in Philadelphia, we find ourselves coming to Blue Corn every time we are in town. The food is fresh, delicious, and authentic, and we have always been delighted with our choices. The service is exceptionally professional - attentive without being...More

Thank Susannah A
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Was a party of 4 and spent $180 w/ tip. (2 drinks each, 2 apps), so pricing is reasonable, with a fairly large menu. They had over a 1/2 dozen specials that night and we ordered 3 of them and ALL were terrific. The Guacamole...More

Thank Barry M
Reviewed 29 June 2018

I haven't had good Mexican food like this in so long! First off, they have a great beer and drink menu. I had the Michelada Cubana, which was delicious and spicy. I ordered the quesadilla with huitlacoche, which was absolutely perfect. Then, for dessert, I...More

Thank Diane V
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Blue Corn is in the heart of the Italian Market between Talluto's and Claudio's. Inside, there are about 25 small tables and then seats at the bar. Inside, it is pretty tight so it may pose a challenge for those in wheelchairs though it is...More

Thank Matt K
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

This restaurant rivals anything I’ve had recently in border town in South Texas! Loved the food and friendly staff.

Thank Ann F
Reviewed 31 March 2018

My daughter and I ventured out during the nor'easter because we were in town for a college visit. Imagine our surprise and delight to find a well-lit, charmingly appointed authentic restaurant--warm and convivial within while the snow and sleet accumulated on Ninth Street. The blue...More

Thank lizaki2017
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Unassuming but very pleasant inside - Blue Corn is situated in the middle of the Italian Market. In short we had one of, if not the best, Mexican dinner we have ever had and it was totally unexpected. This is not your regular Mexican place...More

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

1st time there. Food was great and so was the Pomegranate Margarita. Needless to say, none left to take home.

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 24 December 2017

There are many Mexican restaurants to choose from in the area but Blue Corn is the perfect choice when it comes to service, quality, and cleanliness. The restaurant is always busy and reservations are recommended. We walked in on a Friday evening and was seated...More

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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 940 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-3935
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-925-1010
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