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947 Federal St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5050
+1 215-755-1121
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good47%
  • Average0%
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29 Jan 2017
“Love this place!”
15 May 2016
“Bitar's Lebanese Food”
Open Now
10:00 AM - 6:30 PM Hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
947 Federal St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5050
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Low key with great sandwiches and also a small shop with great middle eastern items. Yum - always love it there.

Thank Jorick1
Reviewed 15 May 2016

This restaurant is many years at the Italian Market. they have asmall shop with very typical arab foods. also have a restaurants wity authentic Lebanese food. The food is fresh prepared in the their kitchen and made to order. Very tasty.

Thank sararefaeli
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Small, low key spot offering delicious lentil soup, hummus, tabouli, etc (as well as meat dishes) food at very reasonable prices. We all ordered seconds!

3  Thank jasonntara2015
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Here's my favorite bitars moment: buy the zataar bread, olives, hummus and feta. Take it home and top the bread with hummus, then trader joes steamed lentils then the rest of your bitars purchases. Pop it in the oven to melt the feta a bit,...More

1  Thank erik e
Reviewed 20 January 2014

Excellent food and reasonable prices. We had the falafel sandwich and a chicken kabob sandwich. The taste was terrific. The desserts are great too. No coffee or espresso is served here. If I lived in this area, I would be here on a regular basis....More

1  Thank DHudsonValley
Reviewed 15 April 2013

Bitar's is combination grocery store/restaurant. It would qualify as a hole in the wall place but at least you can eat indoors. They stock Middle Eastern ingredients that you will not find anywhere else. the Pita is baked fresh daily. the humus is execellent. The...More

Reviewed 16 March 2013

Little middle eastern deli/eat-in in South Philly. Good service, great food, what more do you want? Well, a little more room maybe, it's pretty small, but go anyway. Order whatever you want, it's all good. Definitely worth the trip.

Thank olddog53
Reviewed 5 September 2012

I lived in Philly for 8 years and ate at Bitars on a weekly basis. My recent visit this past fall took me back for their incredible grilled felafel pitas. It was just as I had remembered it. The felafel and pickled beets are soooooo...More

Thank TraveLoggin
Reviewed 31 July 2012

For all your middle eastern food yens. Great pita, hummus, falafel etc. The sandwiches are very good & there's a playground across the street with an entrance on 9th Street if you want to get your sandwiches to go

Thank pookala
Reviewed 9 February 2012

You can pick your own wheat to make tabbouleh or get it already made. Grape leaves, baklavah...hummus...the best pita...olives...

Thank linda h
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Open Hours
10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 947 Federal St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5050
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Neighbourhood: Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Phone Number: +1 215-755-1121
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