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Three Monkeys Cafe

€€ - €€€American, ,
9645 James St, Philadelphia, PA 19114-3017
+1 215-637-6665
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“crab balls” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
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9645 James St, Philadelphia, PA 19114-3017
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Reviewed 21 September 2012

We stopped by 3 Monkey's after work yesterday and enjoyed a early dinner at their outside bar in the courtyard - the bar and courtyard remind me of bars in Key West and this is a nice place to relax and enjoy good drinks and...More

Thank Pat D
Reviewed 26 June 2012

This is a sort of hidden away spot unless you regularly take the commuter train into town. It's across from a train station. I was told about it by a friend and enjoyed a very fine lunch there. It has an indoor and outdoor seating...More

Thank dmfinpa
Reviewed 13 June 2012

Love love love this place! The outside reminds me of Margaritaville mixed with a beach bar, and the inside reminds you of a classic train dinning car. The would was awesome. The homemade hummus with roasted red pepper, feta, and pita was excellent. Since the...More

Thank DashaMBA
Reviewed 24 May 2012

This smallish restaurant has a nice patio and eclectic interior. TV if you are a sports fan, outside on the patio for visiting, or in the more formal dining room. Can get really really busy, so best to go in off hours. Good food; obviously...More

Thank sue_zOregon
Reviewed 19 January 2012

This is a great place to go to in Northeast Philly to meet friends after work for dinner and drinks. The decor is very eclectic and they always have good music playing on their sound system. There is a wide selection of appetizers and blackboard...More

Thank paris1021
Reviewed 17 September 2011

This was the third time here for dinner with wifey. This time we brough along my 70-something parents, brother and his wife to celebrate Dad's birthday. Nothing very loud--so I called ahaed and reserved a table for 8 in the dining room. Good thing too...More

Thank chas501
Reviewed 20 March 2011

Three Monkeys can't compare to restaurants in the city. But, when you think about the fact that it's in Andalusia and within walking distance to the Torresdale train station! The restaurant is stunning. It's an intimate high end pub. There is a formal dining area...More

Thank Ineffablehope
Reviewed 16 April 2010

Good food, cold beer. Eat in a new victorian dining room, the bar, or outside on the patio. Blackboard special daily. The homemade chips and hot cheese dip is excellant.

Thank crxman88
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Response from bhbergmann | Reviewed this property |
They have good salads.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9645 James St, Philadelphia, PA 19114-3017
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-637-6665
Pick your Habitat..Victorian Dining Room, Old World Cafe or Tropical Tree Bar and Patio. Three monkeys is open at 7:00am 7 days a week. Breakfast Served until 11 Monday through Friday and Brunch until 2:00 on Saturday and Sunday.
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