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Moshulu

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City Center East
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401 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19106-4300 (Lombard Circle)
+1 215-923-2500
Today
17:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 14:30
Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
Sat 11:00 - 14:30
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Host was the worst! Empty restaurant put she wanted to sit us in a dark corner and yes we had a OpenTable reservation and when we refuse to sit there we were told we would have to wait for about half hour for the next table which really took less than 2 mins. Thanks goodness for a great waiter food... More 

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561 reviews
373 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food and this place is a romantic and lovely place that has food and lots more a romantic and mood setting place that is also a walk able that is near the Hilton hotel Penn Hilton and the old city get it on with fun fun fun drinks are very unusually presented!!!!!Thomas Paul the prince of comedy 5 star hot... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This would have been an Excellent except for the wait staff. Food was extremely good, we had a cold cracked lobster, scallops and pork belly, and a ribeye. All were great with wonderful presentations. The experience dining on a tall ship was nice too. The wait staff were not as good as they could have been.....only shortcoming.

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Thank RickMIusa
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family always goes out for a very nice dinner during the Christmas holidays and we decided to try Moshulu this year. We were not disappointed. Our waiter was terrific. We had a few questions about the menu and he answered them right away. He was very happy to offer up his favorite choices as well as the most popular... More 

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Princeton, NJ
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Took my wife and daughters for a nice dinner since we would not be able to do Thanksgiving together. The ship is old, the floor slopes to one side, but that is the unique charm of the place that we all enjoyed. For the price you pay for the meal, I have to say the service was only adequate and... More 

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Montville, New Jersey
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360 reviews
262 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

My 3rd visit here - very disappointed in the service. Front desk staff was distant / not happy to help. We arrived at 5 pm (slow time) with a reservation and had to wait almost 15 minutes to be seated. Food was good, as usual, but they are too heavy on sauces, which take away from the good food (grilled... More 

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Fairhope, AL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

We went to Moshulu for our son's wedding and reception. He and hi s fiance had made all the arrangements. Our large party of friends and out-of-town relarives had a great time. Good food and good service.

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Burlington, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Made reservations and was seated immediately. We were seated right by window and the ambience was very romantic. The waiter gave great recommendations for food and drink. All the courses were served in the proper amount of time which sometimes doesn't happen. I was very pleased and they made our anniversary very special. Kudos

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Bensalem, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Went here for a birthday dinner after having wanted to try the restaurant for years. We arrived early so we had a drink at the bar. The bartender, Justin, was very friendly and even provided us with dinner menus to see if we had any questions for him. Once we were seated, out waiter Gary started to go through the... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to the restaurant. The staff and service was extremely friendly and welcoming and we were taken really good care of. The menu had many attractive options and the food we chose was really good indeed. The best part however was the location and the historical ship the restaurant is build in. Overall, the experience was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$60
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Parking Available, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
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
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?