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Victor Cafe

1303 Dickinson St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-6213
+1 215-468-3040
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Closes in 4 min
All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1303 Dickinson St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-6213
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Totally Worth it! Fun for date nights & birthday dinners! Charming "vintage" restaurant known for entertaining its patrons with delightful performances by the waiters! (the trade off is: service is slow and food is just good Italian; not great) the atmosphere makes up for all...More

Thank Erika R
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I celebrated our 7th anniversary there and we were not disappointed. The ambience is wonderful and the waitresses/waiters could not be more professional and friendly. Besides great food, every 20 minutes one of the staff sings an opera song and sings it...More

Thank newmaninseinfeld
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner here last night,based on trip advisor reviews. What a tremendous event. Staff were warm and charismatic. Food was delicious. The ambience was cozy, quietly elegant. And the Voices! The staff sing opera arias every twenty minutes and the quality is very professional. I...More

Thank Mary G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a superb restaurant. I highly recommend a visit. The food is delicious, moderately priced. The decor is magical...old world.The staff very friendly and at the sound of the bell their glorious voices sing beautiful opera....just divine! BTW it was Adriana Restaurant in the Rocky...More

Thank gypsy4747
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Victor's has been a Philadelphia tradition for generations! Located in South Philly and still owned by the same family, the cuisine is tradional Italian but what sets it apart are the young waiters who, inbetween serving you, burst into arias and entertain you throughout the...More

Thank Lsbtravel1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a wonderful place if you want to surprise somebody. During dinner, every 20 minutes one by one the wait staff sing an opera fragment. Then, they kindly ask you what you want to drink or if everything is ok. Food is very good....More

Thank Mihai D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with a group of 20 for business dinner. Service was excellent, wine list limited, amazing devote, entrees very good. Great date night environment. About every 20 minutes one of the wait staff would break out and sing a opera song. All of our singers...More

Thank john m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Daughter and son in law surprised us with a delicious and fun dinner. We had no idea what to expect but I had a feeling as soon as we walked in it would be good. The restaurant is really cool, food was great and singing...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food great service. After a day of visits to Camden attractions was well worth the stop here for dinner. Kids really liked it.

Thank Rebecca30333
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a bright star in the Philly Night. Excellent food, old school ambiance and superior talent are all served beautifully at the Cafe. I love it's musical history and it is obvious that the people who work there do so as well. I will...More

Thank Lori M
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17 October 2017|
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Response from LoisL1953 | Reviewed this property |
Oh my, it MUST be it's sooo delicious.
25 May 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth B | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can purchase a gift card. Contact Victor Cafe thru the web site and they will be happy to accommodate your request.
17 December 2016|
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Response from John P | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry for responding so ,so late. The answer is no. This restaurant is located on a small side street. Thank You, John
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 00:00
16:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1303 Dickinson St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-6213
    (Broad Street)
  • Public Transportation: Broad Street Subway (Orange Line) - Tasker/Morris Station
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Neighbourhood: Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Phone Number: +1 215-468-3040
  • E-mail
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