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Quiet lunch near 400 Arch

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phillychower Sep 24, 2013 06:05 PM

Meeting family from out of town at Wyndham downtown. Looking for a lunch spot close by on a Saturday. It will be group of 10±, so general fair options probably best so something for everyone.

Would like noise level low so we can carry on conversation :-)

Thanks for any suggestions!

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    rsgdmd RE: phillychower Sep 25, 2013 10:32 AM

    About 2 blocks N of the Wyndham is Radicchio (4th and Wood Sts), an excellent BYO Italian. It can be pretty noisy when full, but not so likely during lunch.

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      phillychower RE: rsgdmd Sep 26, 2013 12:37 PM

      Thanks for the reply. There are some mobility issues as well so we're looking as close as possible. I'm going to add this one to the list.

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        bluehensfan RE: phillychower Sep 26, 2013 02:58 PM

        Radicchio's very good and is generally pretty empty on Saturday at lunch.

        Not much around that area to choose from though!

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      bumble RE: phillychower Sep 30, 2013 12:20 PM

      try High Street on Market, on the 300 block of Market. Only a block away. never been but I love their sister restaurant, Fork.

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        rsgdmd RE: bumble Sep 30, 2013 05:02 PM

        Went there yesterday for brunch & really enjoyed. It's a small place; not easy to get 10 seated together. It's also not quiet.

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