First Time Visitor Restaurant Suggestions
I will be visiting Philadelphia next week and will be staying near Rittenhouse Square. I am looking for restaurants that in your opinion an out-of-towner cannot miss. I want to avoid the infamous cheese steak. Open to mostly anything. Also would like lunch recs near university city and logan square as well as breakfast recs near rittenhouse square.
Townsend (Passyunk Ave. - South Philly)
Little Fish (Bella Vista)
Modo Mio (Northern Liberties)
Le Cheri (Rittenhouse Square)
Bibou (South Philly)
Little Fish, MM, and Bibou are byob, a nice Philadelphia perk.
Zavino has great pizza and small plates. It's at 3200 Chestnut in University City. There is also a Federal Donuts in UCity on Sansom between 35th and 36th St. Great donuts and decent fried chicken.
I would add Zahav to your dinner list. Also, make sure to visit Reading Terminal Market for breakfast, lunch, or snacks while you are in town.
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