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Hardena Restaurant

1754 S Hicks St, Philadelphia, PA 19145-2217
+1 215-271-9442
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good67%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“rice” (9 reviews)
“home style” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Indonesian
1754 S Hicks St, Philadelphia, PA 19145-2217
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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Delicious, unpretentious, reasonably priced. Worth checking out. Nice staff. Family run. Only a few blocks of Broad.

Thank RickD49
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

... you'd be very lucky if she had this wealth of dishes to feed you. Good for steam table food at a tiny, dark neighborhood joint, and the price is unbeatable. $8 for rice and choice of two dishes. If you like deep flavors (this...More

Thank 3citykids
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Only my second time at an indonesian restaurant. Excellent, tasty. It's pretty small and tight quarters so hopefully you are lucky to get a seat. Go up and order at the counter and get 2 sides + rice for 8 or 10 dollars, and add...More

Thank K T
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Never have had Indonesian food, but glad I checked out this spot. Definitely need to know where you are going. Hidden on a corner in a residential neighborhood, several blocks odd Broad. Parking next to impossible Reviews said hole in the wall, but I found...More

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 5 August 2016

There's lots of good food in Philadelphia- but if you want to get beyond cheese steaks and ham/cheese- Hardena is like eating in an a beloved aunty's kitchen. There is a variety of curry, stews and stir fries to choose from or you can order...More

Thank Hihono
Reviewed 6 October 2014

The food is $7 for a plate of rice and two dishes. There are a lot of vegetarian and vegan options. I usually go for the collard greens and jackfruit (on weekends). I really do wish that they would stop using plastic and styrofoam plates...More

Thank Ellie B
Reviewed 23 September 2014

The other review titles sum this place up quite well -- hidden gem; diamond in the rough; hole in the wall. It's also incredibly delicious. The menu changes every day, you'll have an option of 6-8 Indonesian entrees. There is something for everyone, including vegetarians...More

Thank Michele M
Reviewed 22 September 2014

You would never expect to find a restaurant in the middle of this South Philly neighborhood. But on the corner of a narrow street, you will find one of the best Indonesian food places in Philly. One of the items that I always order is...More

Thank T W
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Run by a friendly Indonesian family, this little place in South Philadelphia is a real find. A styrofoam plate of rice piled high with 3 delicious curries will set you back $9. BYOB

Thank Nan D
Reviewed 3 December 2013

We made our way to this gritty neighborhood in South Philly, but were instantly warmed when we stepped inside this small corner café, welcomed by our hostess who invited us up to the buffet table so she could explain everything. We were offered our choices...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:30 AM
11:30 AM - 8:30 AM
11:30 AM - 8:30 AM
11:30 AM - 8:30 AM
11:30 AM - 8:30 AM
11:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1754 S Hicks St, Philadelphia, PA 19145-2217
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-271-9442
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