We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Couch Tomato Cafe'

) #5 of 3,560 Restaurants in Philadelphia €€ - €€€ American, Pizza, Soups
102 Rector St, 1st floor, Philadelphia, PA 19127-1507
+1 215-483-2233
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tomato bisque” (33 reviews)
“pizza” (168 reviews)
“salads” (75 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Pizza, Soups, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
102 Rector St, 1st floor, Philadelphia, PA 19127-1507
Neighbourhood: Manayunk
Write a Review
Reviews (397)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

11 - 20 of 397 reviews

Reviewed 28 March 2017

What a great atmosphere the food was scrumptious and the setting perfect. Meet my cousin for supper and we enjoyed the wine sampler. The food was excellent and the environment quiet enough for us to enjoy visiting and yet busy enough to feel alive.

Thank donnao8
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Couch tomato is absolutely delicious. They have a variety of options and everything is fresh. I enjoy eating here because I know I will be able to get a healthy and enjoyable meal. So far, my favorite dish is the Arancini! The service is excellent...More

Thank Julianne H
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

The garlic knots are amazing! The buffalo chicken pizza with the ancho honey sauce is also amazing. I highly suggest! Since I can't eat pizza and garlic knots all the time, couch tomato is also my go to place for a salad!

Thank Kylie L
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Even though we are tourists and won't take them up on their offer for a free slice, I did want to review this cafe. The short rib pizza with fig pesto was pretty amazing. We also had a taste of the tomato bisque, delicious and...More

Thank Lilabeth P
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Son moving to Manayunk, needed some good pizza and salads. This is a great place for both. Missed the brunch, but we were very happy wth our choices. Pear onion and bacon on a pizza, great. Good burger and Caesar salad. Service very good, but...More

Thank Stewart C
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This bistro is the perfect spot to meet up with friends or grab a quick healthy bite to eat. Recently moving to Philadelphia, the cafe has been one of my favorite spots !! I would defiantly recommend going !!! There was very great service also.

Thank alli580
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

The tomato bisque pizza soup was one of the best soups I have ever had. My son and girlfriend agreed. We also had the flank steak which was very good also. The Margherita pizza just wasn't good. The mozzarella cheese was not good at all....More

1  Thank Michael T
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Manayunk Gem: warm ambiance in upstairs cafe, wonderful and helpful service by attractive and pleasant servers. Delicious pizza, crispy salads. Can't wait to return,

Thank Kay S
Reviewed 31 January 2017

I came to the bistro for lunch with a free. I have order delivery before, but this was my first time at the upstairs dining area. We were seated immediately and within 3 minutes, we were asked if we were ready to order. After taking...More

1  Thank Lindsay M
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

So delicious!! I really love it here! I remember my first time i went i knew i had to go back! Great food, prices, staff and a nice place to grab a quick bite to eat!

1  Thank rawaalexa
Nearby Restaurants
Winnie’s Le Bus Manayunk
112 reviews
.09 km away
Goat's Beard
50 reviews
.15 km away
15 reviews
.03 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cynwyd Heritage Trail
7 reviews
1.47 km away
91 reviews
.21 km away
Chew Philly Food Tours
405 reviews
.10 km away
Manayunk Brewing
16 reviews
.30 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Couch Tomato Cafe' staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Rector St, 1st floor, Philadelphia, PA 19127-1507
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Manayunk
  • Neighbourhood: Manayunk
  • Phone Number: +1 215-483-2233
  • E-mail
The Couch Tomato Café is your number one destination in Manayunk for gourmet pizzas & salads, known for its thin-crust NY-style pizza, as well as its large, fresh, & creative salads. Upon opening in 2003, it quickly establishing itself as the area’s leading takeout, delivery, and catering favorite, winning several accolades including “Best Pizza” by Philadelphia Magazine, and “Best Soups”by City Paper, just to name a few. It’s focus on buying local, and specialization in vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free offerings has helped make The Couch Tomato Cafe’ a popular choice!The Couch Tomato Cafés extensive menu includes:Gourmet Pizzas & CalzonesSpecialty Salads & WrapsSignature Sandwiches & PaninisHomemade Soups.