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Tequilas Restaurant

1602 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-6305
+1 215-546-0181
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (44 reviews)
“carne” (12 reviews)
“langoustines” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1602 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-6305
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a table for four in the main dining area. Very nice and spacious! Service was outstanding and the food amazing. Not the traditional Tex-Mex which is what made this restaurant outstanding.

Thank Vicki G
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Am from San Antonio so this was not in the same league as the Mexican food there. Service was good as well as chips and salsa. Prices are high for what you get. Bathrooms leave some odor in the front bar area. Not much other...More

Thank Eric J
Reviewed 27 September 2017

I wanted to take my friend somewhere special for his birthday. He loves Mexican food.I can take it or leave it. To help narrow my choices, I consulted a local "best of" list.The pictures on Tequilas web site of the beautiful 19th century building the...More

Thank Eileen E
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

The margaritas were exceptionally good. Great location and bartenders are very informed . Will be my go to spot for happy hour.

Thank Nora1657
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

The food and service were top notch at Tequilas. I had a fish special that was made to perfection, and our server was friendly & very attentive to our needs. The place has a high end feel to it, and I think that's the surprise...More

Thank AlemanPA
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Food is quite expensive, but it is really good. the service is doing a great job! Tried all deserts and I can recommend each of them.

Thank Rike130889
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We heard they had great margaritas so we walked by and there was a rare open spot at the bar. We had margaritas and apps. Delicious food and margaritas. The staff is so nice also. I plan on going back with my girlfriends

Thank collmc45
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

What a gem! Seriously one of the best authentic Mexican restaurants I have been to. My coworkers and I secured a last minute reservation and are so glad we did! From the pico de gallo, guacamole, queso fundido and house made chips to the AMAZING...More

Thank FriedSquash
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Good and pleasant restaurant in Downtown Philadelphia. Close to an avenue with some wellknown stores and not far from the Historic quarter. Complete Mexican menu. Friendly service.

Thank cornatel
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The food is phenomenal and so is the service. Great drink menu as well. It's just the best. Period. Must eat in Philly.

Thank rustygr
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25 February 2017|
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Response from richgild | Reviewed this property |
Yes, beef is grass feed and chicken free range. Not sure about the pork.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1602 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-6305
    (16th Street)
  • Public Transportation: Located at 16th & Locusts where the #2 bus meets the #12 bus. And at the PATCO 16th Street exit.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighbourhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-546-0181
  • E-mail
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