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124 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4528
+1 215-732-3501
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“satay” (37 reviews)
“tasting menu” (40 reviews)
“fried rice” (25 reviews)
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Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
124 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4528
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I can describe this restaurant in one just word. It is amazing, superb, delicious, mind blowing. For starters, make a reservation, we found this walking around and the wait was really long ( but worth it). Second, a place to just sit and enjoy the...More

Thank TravelingHanbokGirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of the best Pan Asian restaurants I have ever eaten at! I had the green papaya salad as a starter, which is large enough for two people. What was really amazing was my Glazed Chilean Sea Bass in a coconut curry wild...More

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I made reservations originally for Sat. 3/3 through Open Table. I cancelled due to illness via Open Table's website. Samoan reported me to Open Table for failure to cancel. I resolved this confusion today w/ Open Table. I rescheduled last night for tonight @ 7:15pm....More

Thank HonestPhilReviewer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of my favorite restaurants in the city. The food is delicious, especially their kimchee fried rice... YUM! The service is always great, as is the ambiance.

Thank MFig
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We know Sampan is going for cool, moody lighting but unless you’re sitting at specific tables, it’s simply too dark in there. Like, can’t see your food dark. The food itself was all good. The standout was the swordfish satay. The crispy rock shrimp was...More

Thank PuppyFootLife
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was cold and dark and we didn't want to go far. Sampan popped on a Google search. Thinking we'd slide into a plastic booth for ordinary food, we were blown away (and luckily not by the wind!). The place was hopping on a Monday...More

Thank DesertDweller85745
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We dined here on Valentine;s day. Have been there before but the wait time was an hour so had to leave because we couldn't wait there for an hour. Tried to make reservation on a Saturday but it was fully booked. So we tried for...More

Thank Blueberryandpeach
Reviewed 27 January 2018

A very good environment with great menu options and reasonable price. Located on good neighborhood surround by many others restaurants

Thank Thibassi
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

very good dinner. excellent atmosphere. the cocktail and service were both amazing. I will certainly be back.

Thank A M
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

The food here was so delicious it exceeded my expectations. They have a tasting menu for parties as small as two so our party of four decided it would be a great way to try the food since we hadn't been here before. The soup...More

Thank Lauren P
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16 August 2016|
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Yes full bar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4528
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-732-3501
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