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The Continental Midtown

1801 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-3712
+1 215-567-1800
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Peruvian, Mediterranean, Thai, Central Asian, American, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1801 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-3712
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Philly has so many fine restaurants and I just found another. Four of us sat in a fabulous booth around the perimeter of the main floor with a great view of the world walking by outside. The menu is eclectic, the wait staff attentive, and...More

1  Thank elliottq
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a group of 19 and we had pre ordered our meal that was served family style. We loved all the dishes. Everyone was so accommodating. I am looking forward to returning.

Thank LarryConnecticut_USA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a quick stop at Hilton garden inn we set out again on foot to the Continental. Another good walk, even at night, we weren't that hungry though so we sat at the bar for dinner. Very eclectic, contemporary furnishings and quite loud. We had...More

Thank Catherine L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great service & food! Highly recommend! Make sure this is a stop you make while In Philly... you wont be disappointed!

Thank Randy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been here twice now and each time was a nice experience. The food is tasty and the drinks are good, but it's a bit difficult to put a finger on how to describe the cuisine and atmosphere. Unfortunately, the service was slow both...More

Thank mitchrappsdaughter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Review of Saturday 5:45 reservation on 4/21/18. Pros: - The food was excellent. From Appetizers to entrees. All of it. Cons: - The bartender(s) need to improve. They sent out a very expensive martini in a smaller martini glass only 2/3 full. Unacceptable and should...More

Thank Zeussie-4-3
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Made it in right before the dinner rush and got seated immediately. Our server Henry was awesome, very attentive and thoughtful. Food was amazing. Plates were meant to share but portions were definitely larger than most tapas type places I've been to. Atmosphere was very...More

Thank Erika R
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

What ambience! Beyond that though you get great food and service. Isaiah was our server. He was so fantastic my granddaughter wrote him a thank you note. I had matzoh ball soup that was so good. My daughters got the poke bowls and raved about...More

Thank Shirley H
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We stopped in for lunch/brunch the other day and the place was rocking! The service was super friendly and very very professional. Their curry chicken salad sandwich is excellent as was their Asian chicken salad. The food on the other tables looked amazing as well...More

Thank Sockster
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Found this restaurant based on the many stellar reviews, and I wasn’t disappointed. My lobster macaroni and cheese was divine with many large pieces of delectable lobster throughout the dish. The pasta was more like rice than pasta (I can’t recall the particular name of...More

Thank jlasch419
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Cynthia A
9 February 2018|
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Response from miscalane | Reviewed this property |
The menu is online (as most restaurant menus are) at continentalmidtown.me/menu/
Marissa M
9 September 2015|
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Response from Lisa L | Reviewed this property |
I believe so but best to check directly with them
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1801 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-3712
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Centre West
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-567-1800
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