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723 Chestnut St, Ste A, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2301
+1 215-413-9070
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“omakase” (127 reviews)
“sushi” (236 reviews)
“tasting menu” (71 reviews)
Closed Now
11:30 AM - 2:00 PMAll hours
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
723 Chestnut St, Ste A, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2301
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an amazing birthday dinner tonight! The atmosphere is exceptional, truly beautiful- like eating inside a work of art. The service is perfect. Our waiter explained the menu and gave excellent recommendations. He was attentive and professional and very pleasant. The food is absolutely delicious....More

Thank KD0608
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had some Wagyu filet at the Morimoto and it was definitely the best piece of meat, that I ever had. The side was the fried wasabi rice, also an excellent choice, fits good to the steak. Service was excellent, very friendly, very fast. Fancy...More

Thank Raymund J
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I dined at this Philly flagship standard on Saturday night. Once we entered we were immediately greeted by the host who asked to take our coats. We were then escorted to our table. The restaurant is vibrant with a sleek white decor....More

Thank Duran W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is very high end, we ordered the special sushi cath, it was really good but expensive , 1 piece 12 usd? Very weird they did not have many liquor options, Befeater gin was the best gin they had ?! Food was very good...More

Thank Flowerfair
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to see how much difference an Iron Chef restaurant really makes. It gets 10/10. Flavors, presentation, service, wine selection, variety of dishes on menu, all top quality. The standout is the flavors and textures of the food. Exquisite. I has the fois gras and...More

Thank Teatime-today
Reviewed 19 January 2018

OK, you know him, he sweeps Iron Chef with ease. We made reservations knowing that some said this place was resting on his laurels, but found the food to be subline and incredible. I had the traditional tasting menu and my wife the seasonal; we...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 8 January 2018

The reason we decided to dine at Morimoto while in Philadelphia was because this was the first restaurant opened by the celebrity chef. The interesting contemporary setting created a curiously pleasant atmosphere, but the food fell short of our expectations. There was an interesting twist...More

Thank Alice M
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Visited Morimoto during a birthday weekend girls' trip. The atmosphere was modern and upscale. My dinner consisted of wagyu dumplings - that melted in my mouth, a California roll which was average and my favorite dish, the seafood toban yaki, which contained the best scallops...More

Thank MyTravelLog
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Talk about a nice surprise...my wife got us a weekend in Philadelphia for two reasons...the Army-Navy game and my birthday. For dinner, she reserved a spot at Morimoto's, because she knows I love sushi and don't get a chance to eat it all too often....More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Dissapointed nothing new as if resting on The creativity of twenty years ago Food is good but not exciting What was different a while ago is now common Service average; one server knocked over water and a dish and did not help clean and disappeared...More

Thank leonard g
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Leslie R
14 September 2016|
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Response from M N | Reviewed this property |
Business casual
7 August 2016|
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Response from M N | Reviewed this property |
Don't know either someone else paid for my meal but it was expensive based on a peek at the menu. The good is OK as well. Not great.
Marcella L
4 March 2015|
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Response from Brittany322 | Reviewed this property |
Full bar and interesting cocktail list!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 723 Chestnut St, Ste A, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2301
    (Between 7th & 8th on Chestnut Street)
  • Public Transportation: Route 47 bus – Chestnut Street stop.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-413-9070
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