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Le Cheri

251 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-6118
+1 215-546-7700
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“quenelle” (14 reviews)
“steak tartare” (14 reviews)
“rabbit” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
251 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-6118
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

One of our favorite places in the city. Excellent food! Very nice ambiance. The best French restaurant in Philadelphia.

Thank nmjr11
Reviewed 23 July 2018

My husband and I ate here for our anniversary dinner and it was lovely. We sat in the courtyard, which has a very continental feel to it. The quenelle was amazing, and my husband had the bone marrow special. The cocktails were imaginative and delicious,...More

Thank Alexandra D
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Le Cherie is a very safe, dependable offering good but not great food. It serves all the usual french items, very nicely prepared but without the " WOW " one would hope for. The wine list is adequate but somewhat limited. Service was very good

Thank Terence M
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Went here for an anniversary dinner somewhat early on a Saturday evening In late April - around 5/5:30pm and sat outside in the courtyard. The food was delectable! The meats were perfectly cooked and the juices they poured on top made our meals fantastic. We...More

Thank dianaib123
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Always one of my favorites. There is a definite French influence and the seafood is always extremely fresh and flawless. Nice bar, small outside seating area. Try it once and it would become one of your favorites except it’s scheduled to close in a week....More

Thank Ron J
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

This is a charming place. The noise level is delightfully manageable. The service is perfect - intelligent, pleasant, unobtrusive. There is an outside garden too. The food is French style. My only disappointment is that although it is inventive, it is a little bland. More...More

Thank Marian S
Reviewed 23 April 2018

This is the best French restaurant in the city. We have been countless times and will keep coming back. The ambience is charming, the food is amazing, and the service is good.

Thank nmjr11
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Charming interior. Well-spaced tables. Quiet. Excellent service. Finest smoked salmon anywhere, the result of having the smoker from Le Bec Fin. Steak tartare also first-rate. No need to go to Paris. This is our new “local” to replace the missed original Friday Saturday Sunday.

1  Thank RittSq
Reviewed 25 March 2018

My SO and I had a lovely meal. I would suggest getting one of their fish dishes or the boeuf bourguignon. My snapper was very tasty, accompanied by clams and vegetables. The atmosphere was elegant and peaceful and the service was quite nice.

Thank Sami L
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

This is a quiet beautiful restaurant with perfect attention to detail. The smoked salmon appetizer was delicious and came with capers, cream cheeses, lemon and onion. Serving portions were substantial. The quenelle was very tasty as was the beef borginiginon. The dessert of milk chocolate...More

Thank Joanne L
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Steve Y
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Response from mgkmarkr | Reviewed this property |
Although there is no specific dress code, Le Cheri is an upscale restaurant so "business casual" is the way to go.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 251 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-6118
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-546-7700
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