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Continental Mid-Town

Certificate of Excellence
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City Center West
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1801 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-3712
+1 215-567-1800
10:00 - 00:00
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Sun 10:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 23:00
Fri 11:30 - 00:00
Sat 10:00 - 00:00
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Seattle, Washington
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stopped here while shopping in Philly hoping for a small plate and some wine. I ended up on a rooftop sipping a Negoni and eating some of the best Poke this side of Honolulu. What a lovely afternoon! I will visit again when I am in town, it was perfect.

Thank Allie D
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friday lunch - Food is a little fancy for picky kids but everything we had was tasty. Service was a bit slow and the restaurant wasn't very busy - could have just been the server we got. I would visit again if in downtown Philly. The bathroom situation was weird though. Elevator to basement and then only 1 small bathroom... More 

Thank Krista H
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just walking by and saw the huge olive on the side of the building and the cool decor and my 9 year old said "let's eat there"! The kale beet and goat cheese salad was fabulous. Service was quick and friendly. We sat upstairs in the hanging bamboo chairs! Portions are large and prices are decent.

Thank Danielle W
Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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52 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a handful of times in the past. Mainly for brunch with family downstairs. The rooftop bar is very cool. Especially on a nice early Sunday evening. Great atmosphere. Very contemporary feel. Drinks were good but wait service was poor. Bartender came to the rescue and was excellent!!! Had the French soup dumplings and cheese steak egg roll appys.... More 

Thank B M
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was great but service was not the best. It took too much time and waiter messed up our receipts.

Thank Roylin P
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was great! Salads are big enough to share. Probably the nicest atmosphere for a restaurant that I've ever been in. Four stars instead of five though because there is a wait due to service being slow. Servers are friendly, but the wait time for tables could be reduced if servers were a bit speedier.

Thank Amanda B
Mission Viejo, California
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Upon the suggestion of Jordan at the Palomar Hotel seven of us ventured to the Continental Mid-Town on a cold and windy Saturday night. They were unable to take a reservation for us as it was last minute. We followed in two additional parties of seven and got to hear the Host let them know that they were full but... More 

Thank John G
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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1,508 reviews
900 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 324 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went with our son and grandchildren and had a diverse selection of foods - steamed edamame, the brussel Sprouts, Tabouleh salad as starters. they were all good. the rest of the mains were: thai chicken skewers, korean chicken wings, and beef brisket bao buns. the wings and the beef buns were fabulous. i had a oskar blues old chub... More 

Thank Joel K
Salem, Oregon
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623 reviews
359 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 241 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We shared a salad while visiting with a friend. There was a good selection of salads. We chose a spinach salad. It was large enough for two and very tasty. The place was very busy with a waiting list. We were seated quickly enough. Service was great and there is an extensive menu, if we had been hungrier. It was... More 

Thank pkrissel
Wellington, United States
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Visiting Philadelphia for a Girl's Weekend and luckily discovered this gem for breakfast totally by accident. Fantastic meal, great atmosphere and good prices. I highly recommend it.

Thank Lisa L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
American, Bar, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1801 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-3712
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighbourhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-567-1800

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