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401 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19106-4300
+1 215-923-2500
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
401 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19106-4300
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chose this restaurant because it was a short walking distance from our hotel and the weather was bad. Thought it was going to be a touristy place. Was I wrong. The interior was inviting and comfortable. The menu posted on the entrance seemed limited but...More

Thank OracleLosAngeles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Celebrating my husband birthday in Philadelphia PA, the restaurant is on a 3 tall mast sail boat the dinning room very romantic & sumptuous the staffs are friendly & helpful we order a fillet mignon steak & a scallop dish, the presentation is great, the...More

Thank Mandy832
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We toured the historic ship and then settled in for a very nice dining experience. The staff were attentive and offered suggestions. The lobster bisque was excellent and we shared sushi rolls. So much variety we ended up with too much food. But it was...More

Thank SusanneCA
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

We’ve been coming to the Moshulu for years Moshulu (~2 times each year) and have never been disappointed. The setting is beautiful, the food excellent. It’s always a special night out for us. There is a bar (moved & renovated this past year) to enjoy...More

1  Thank drewlocher
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Great seafood in a ship setting. There is even a neat private dining room accessed through the kitchen. The bar on the top deck of the ship is a great romantic place for cocktails at sunset. The menu is pretty routine but the preparation and...More

Thank tms012016
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Traveling in Philadelphia for Thanksgiving, we chose the Moshulu for dinner. The atmosphere on the ship is unique and very comfortable. The pre fixe dinner was $60 for adults and $25 for kids. Portion sizes weren’t very different and the kids had full sized appetizers,...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Great spot for weekend brunch on the Philadelphia waterfront. Surprising good food, service and value in a touristy venue. The interior of the ship is well-appointed and most tables have good views of the river. Crab cake Benedict and the quirky cheesesteak omelet were very...More

Thank tjphilly
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Top notch service, decor, and food. Moshulu is a little bit of history if you like ships and the sea, and she is well-preserved as a restaurant, despite the Hollywood rig. For those more interested in dining, we had an excellent meal and they had...More

Thank Ellen C
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We had talked for ages if trying the Moshulu but when we were given a gift certificate we finally followed through. Why did we wait so long? No clue. The food is excellent, the service near perfect and the price/value is spot on. Views are...More

Thank Scott_A_Drake
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Moshulu has been on my list of places to visit because of the novelty - eating on a boat! So I took my hubby there for a date night. We arrived early for our reservation and so we took to the bar upstairs with the...More

Thank lhamilt77
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23 February 2018|
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Response from RobIsland | Reviewed this property |
There is an enclosed area below the main deck where you can have drinks but the deck area is also available for drinks. Not sure whether they have heaters as we went in August and definitely did not need heaters then! Hope... More
Bob S
29 December 2017|
Response from Barbara R |
IDK! Never been there!
Barbara R
27 December 2017|
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Response from Dwight R | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don’t remember.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$60
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Parking Available, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19106-4300
    (Lombard Circle)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-923-2500
  • E-mail
The Moshulu, the World's oldest and largest four-masted Tall Ship offers unsurpassed views and a unique backdrop for intimate to extraordinary dining and celebrations. Our private dining rooms, outdoor open-aired and tented decks combined with delectable, award-wining American cuisine and impeccable service create the perfect setting for memorable events.
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