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Tavern on the Hill

$$ - $$$American, ,
8636 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118-2841
+1 215-247-9948
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
23 Mar 2018
“Quaint Tavern Good Food”
20 Oct 2017
“Great food and service”
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
8636 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118-2841
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Everytime we have stopped by the place is packed. It is quaint but the feeling of the place is electric. Everyone appears happy to be there with friends and the staff was awesome.

Thank Tami B
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the area at an air bnb so this was recomnended. The service was great and the food was ok. It is a quaint little place with with good atmosphere. Its close to a very nice downtown area. The food was not ad...More

1  Thank kenny m
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Had a very romantic and tasty dinner with wife. Not cheap but worth it. The ribs were fantastic. I highly recomend it.

Thank Gregor W
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a drink while walking by and thought it was a quint place. The bartender was certainly friendly and the materde was very warm and friendly. We order a crab cake which must have been frozen because it was cold inside of...More

Thank MaryM36027
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

it is a perfect place to have a dinner as a couple. The food was excellent, waitress was polite and funny. Her recommendations were right on spot. I would love to go back.

Thank Lea W
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Went in to have a drink, and over-heard the bartender speaking on a black woman. No I will not go back, I was not raised like that.

Thank livenlove1128
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Had lunch with my husband and two friends. The food was excellent and so was the service. We had to wait about 35 minutes for our appetizers, and the food was long in coming as well. But we had a chance to chat and catch...More

Reviewed 8 June 2016

We loved the cozy, welcoming atmosphere of this tiny bar/ restaurant that is obviously a friendly local hangout. Everyone in our party liked their meals and drinks. The service was a bit off in the sense that our waitress was very attentive at first, but...More

Thank Snarth
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here on our way through Chestnut Hill and found this gem of a place. The service was excellent and food even better. I had the crab cakes which were large and had little fill and were mostly crab. My wife...More

Thank Darren M
Reviewed 23 April 2016

The food is good, the Tavern is charming, and our host was fantastic! Burgers are big and the chicken Caesar salad was fresh and crunchy with a nice home made dressing. The delightful atmosphere was right up there with the huge brownie ice cream sundae!...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8636 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118-2841
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-247-9948
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