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Bliss - CLOSED

220 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102-3816
+1 215-731-1100
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good36%
  • Average25%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible6%
28 Jan 2016
“Great Food and Beautiful View on a snowy day”
19 Jan 2016
“Bliss...it isn't”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, International, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
220 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102-3816
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1 - 10 of 126 reviews

Reviewed 28 January 2016

We had a lovely meal after a matinee performance at the Kimmel. The Pappardelle Pasta is delicious and you can have it as a main course or an appetizer. The short ribs melt in your mouth with incredible flavors (well seasoned). We also had the...More

Thank beachgirl666
Reviewed 19 January 2016

I rarely write a negative review on the basis on one experience but I feel that I must in this case. It started when our server left us stranded with menus that didn't have all the pages that should have been included. We asked and...More

1  Thank Carole_R46368
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Located in the block next to the Academy of Music it's a perfect location. The food was excellent although the service was a bit slow. Took nearly 2 hours. Shared a cheese plate for appetizer. Excellent! So was the octopus salad and scallops. Did not...More

Thank Neil G
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Just an outstanding experience... We were greeted at the door by the owner, who was extremely pleasant and set the tone for our lunch! The food was great, as was the service! Definitely save room for dessert! The flourless chocolate cake was delicious! Our family...More

Thank Christian B
Reviewed 21 December 2015

This was a good "go to" place before the theater. There were issues the last two times we dined at Bliss. The first time many diners actually eft the restaurant without eating as the kitchen was so slow. The last time they were out of...More

Thank Karlinphilly
Reviewed 20 December 2015

We dined at Bliss last night pre-theater. Upon arrival, we were offered one of two available four-person tables on the first floor, the one near the drafty doorway (it was a cold, windy night). Was asked for the other table in the middle of the...More

Thank freddiemerion
Reviewed 18 December 2015

We went here for a pleasant dinner before attending a show at the Kimmel Center. I had heard great things about the restaurant, so we were looking forward to the evening. Bottom line, this was a mixed experience and so at best the overall rating...More

Thank Bill T
Reviewed 27 November 2015

It is hard to give a restaurant a serious review for lunch the day after a thanksgiving dinner. All five of us ordered a cob salad. It was well prepared and satisfying but "not to die for". As far as the other things on the...More

Thank halg16
Reviewed 26 November 2015

Perhaps it was fated to be a disappointment dining out on thanksgiving. 7:30 reservation, the dining room was not full but a nice crowd. Regardless of better empty tables we were seated by the kitchen. Music system was overwhelmed by the clatter from the kitchen....More

1  Thank sowhatisnew p
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

We came before a Philadelphia Orchestra concert on a Saturday evening. Food was delicious. Our waiter was extremely helpful with recommendations. The restaurant was out of the wine I chose, but had a great substitution ready. Great location for getting out on time to the...More

Thank Deb X
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102-3816
    (between Walnut & Locust)
  • Public Transportation: Easily accessible by bus, train, and subway.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-731-1100
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