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The Continental Mid-town

1801 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-3712
+1 215-567-1800
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Peruvian, Mediterranean, Thai, Central Asian, American, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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1801 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-3712
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great salad and drink. Service was very good. Rest of the family really enjoyed their meals. Would go again.

Thank PTycz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came here for dinner with a group of 8. We decided to split up into two groups of 4 in order to seat us sooner. We ended up in booths, but there are very picturesque hanging chairs as well. The food comes out as...More

Thank Clay G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Diverse menu, generous portions, interesting people-watching in a busy commercial area. Never had a bad meal here.

Thank Sirenchaser
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Customer Service: The hostess led our work party upstairs - my co-worker clearly had a broken leg with a cast on. Not until I complained, they let her use the service elevator down. Thanks. CREEPY/Voyeuristic Bathrooms: Their bathrooms have a 2-way mirror at the sinks...so...More

Thank Tina T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The cocktails were fun- the atmosphere lively. We had about ten appetizers from a crab and maccaroni dish ( ordered twice it was really good) to Kale salad, and just about everything else on the small plate menu- and there was not one clunker.

Thank couplessPS
Reviewed 18 August 2018

My favorite menu items are BBQ chicken quesadilla and blonde bombshell for dessert. I was so upset when they took the delicious scallops of the menue.

Thank Tiffany S
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our concierge at our hotel and we are so glad we went. Cool vintage style decor with hanging chairs upstairs. Great selection and huge portions! Loved everything about it!!!!

Thank Wendy P
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Food was not fresh and lots of processed food such as the chicken satay skewers. Food was not hot and did not arrive together as promised. Forgot our second round of drinks and generally an inexperienced waiting team were not good enough. Lacks any clear...More

Thank Simon S
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Loving it! Interior way out of the ordinary: reminds me to a Miami style from the 90’s in a certain kind of way. Good menu and friendly service. The jerk chicken is awesome. Good flavours in all dishes. Good selection of local beers.

Thank 1973Pierre
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We went for drinks on a Sunday afternoon. We had searched for rooftop since it was a beautiful day. There is not really any good view from this place. other than the blue sky and walls. it does have an open roof. Drinks were good...More

Thank Jason R
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9 February 2018|
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Response from Debra R | Reviewed this property |
So sorry, it’s been awhile since I’ve been on line and the answer is no they are not the same.
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9 September 2015|
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I believe so but best to check directly with them
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1801 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-3712
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Centre West
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-567-1800
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