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Rotten Ralph's

$$ - $$$American, ,
201 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2808
+1 215-925-2440
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
201 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2808
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

Had a late lunch here, sat at the bar. Very nice bartender and quick pleasant service. Nice house salad and really really good french onion soup, husband had the wing dings and he said they were good but just a little on the crispy side....More

Thank BarbJG
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite old town places to visit. Lots of cold beer to chose from. Good food to eat. And it’s small. Has all the elements that make it a great hole in the wall/dive bar place. I love because I don’t...More

Thank TravelinTodd
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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Small bar that if you didnt know where you were going you might miss it. Had a fantastic bartender who sang karaoke with us. Cheap drinks compared to where i live.

Thank Chaddington B
Reviewed 13 November 2017

I loved this place so much I went twice while I was visiting. Restaraunt This place is not much to look at outside, and inside it is cramped...but it has atmosphere. I sat at the bar both times, which is something that you pretty much...More

Thank TheTravelDoctor2000
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Located on the edge of Old City near the foot bridge to Penn's Landing, Rottten Ralph's is a multi-level bar/restaurant with bar and sidewalk seating on the ground floor and dining on the 2nd floor. The bar/restaurant was clean. The servers are busy, especially when...More

Thank MCFDTony
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Food is nothing special, likely premade and heated in the kitchen. don't expect it to come as ordered, but fixed however the cook feels (inconsistent from visit to visit), Main seating up a narrow spiral staircase.

2  Thank James E
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Located on a busy little corner in the Old City. Bar downstairs and the restaurant is upstairs. We had the Philly Cheesesteak and it was ..... perfect. Side salad instead of fries. Glass of sangria.

Thank anner0ck
Reviewed 12 July 2017

After working all day, I took the very short walk from my hotel to Rotten Ralph's for a cold beer and some dinner. I ordered the Chicken Parm and a Coor's light draught. When the waitress served my meal, I almost fainted. These plates are...More

Thank johnlg1959
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We sat outside with our puppy and it was nice. Know that the road is pretty close so at times a little loud. The drinks were really cold on a hot day. The wait staff were all friendly and very helpful. We enjoyed the port...More

Thank ColoradoJojo
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

The food came out cold, and it took over an hour and 15 minutes to come out. What was warm was just mediocre. Service was way too slow, and they weren't very busy.

Thank MrsDanielleMello
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2808
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-925-2440
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