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Three Monkeys Cafe

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9645 James St, Philadelphia, PA 19114-3017
+1 215-637-6665
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“monkey bread” (3 reviews)
“home fries” (4 reviews)
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9645 James St, Philadelphia, PA 19114-3017
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Reviewed 30 June 2014

The food was over salted, over cooked, basically not good enough to give to my ex-wife. They menu was revamped, and apparently the chef was replaced. It's pretty sad, the place was awesome, now its just gross And still over priced

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Reviewed 8 June 2014

Without Three Monkeys, NE Philadelphia would have no restaurants worth visiting. Being a NE Philly deserter (forgive me for having standards when eating), when returning to the NE to visit family Three Monkey's is a great spot for chow and beer, both of which are...More

Thank DanOwe
Reviewed 24 April 2014 via mobile

We have tried this place on several occasions and have had deplorable service. The last time we sat at our table for over 10 minutes waiting for any type of acknowledgement . Finally asked two different staff members for a wait person and still no...More

Thank Cedar1234
Reviewed 17 October 2013

We had an awesome dinner with friends at Three Monkey's. The Kobe burger was amazing as was the Crab Fondue appetizer. The patio is a great place to dine. The decor is hard to explain but it's sort of crazy, island tropical, quirky monkey. The...More

Thank Aimee K
Reviewed 19 September 2013

I have been to Three Monkeys several times for dinner and have never had a bad meal. Most recent visit was for lunch. As it was a beautiful day we sat outside. Wonderful atmosphere, attentive service and great food.Drinks also good. Inside very victorian decor...More

Thank sunnie12
Reviewed 23 July 2013

I didn't know what to expect at a bar-type restaurant for Sunday brunch. I am happy to report that I was pleasantly surprised. I had pumpkin raviolis and my friend had apple walnut pancakes. Both were delicious!

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 23 April 2013

Saturday at noon we stopped by for a lunch after having been to a funeral. They still had their breakfast menu up so we ordered Breakfast Enchiladas, and some Creme Cheesy french Toast!!! My wife and I are arguing which was the best! The Enchiladas...More

Thank Joe K
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
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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
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
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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