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Fare Restaurant

2028 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2609
+1 267-639-3063
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
“crab cakes” (11 reviews)
“flatbread” (7 reviews)
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American, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
2028 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2609
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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

A friend wanted to take me out for dinner to celebrate my birthday so we came here. I chose this place because of its proximity to another event I was attending later. The reviews seemed “iffy” but the location was convenient for me, so I...More

Thank Christina H
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Celebrated my birthday with ten friends in the very nice outdoor patio. Fabulous service and absolutely delicious appetizers. I've also had lunch there recently and enjoyed the soft shell crabs immensely.

Thank Gma831
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Nice selection of drinks ,wines,beers etc but..i would like some more coffees ,not just the regular filtered one. Anyway,kinda pricey but nice food.. overall i like the place and especially indoors,the patio not that much. Among the other places at fairmount avenue this is one...More

Thank jasminaki
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

A very nice restaurant in North Philadelphia. A wide variety of drinks and wines, a wonderful selection of well prepared food.

Thank World_Traveler_DR
Reviewed 24 June 2017

The salmon was dry the prices were high. I dont mind dining in an expensive restaurant if the food and service are great however this restaurant was not worth it .. Their online menu did not match the table menu. I consider it false advertising...More

1  Thank NeetNeetN
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We looked up some places to have some lunch nearby the Eastern State Penitentiary where we going on a tour and FARE was right across the street. We looked at the online menu and it looked really interesting. One small issue was they changed their...More

Thank rwsales2
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Came on a whim and glad we did. We started with and were wowed by the Farmers Flatbread. For the entree, I had the seafood pasta and it was unlike any I've had anywhere. My wife took on the Salmon with the roasted Brussels sprouts...More

Thank tMichae
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Our group of 4 had a late lunch here after visiting Eastern State Penitentiary across the street. The food was good and creative, the service fast, the bill reasonable. We enjoyed the fish taco, the French toast, the chicken sandwich, and the roasted beet salad....More

Reviewed 28 October 2016

Wonderful, inventive food, great atmosphere and very personable staff. Perfect patio and location and don't forget the BEST bloody mary!!

Thank LizaJune
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I live in the neighborhood and have been here several times. While the burgers at our table tonight were reportedly very good, the avocado crab cakes--which used to be great--are now mostly breadcrumbs... and cost $24. Disappointed that Fare has gone cheap on what used...More

Thank Eileen F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2028 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2609
    (Corinthian Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 267-639-3063
  • E-mail
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