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205 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5900
+1 215-732-6622
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (22 reviews)
“rouge burger” (20 reviews)
“tilapia tacos” (3 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
205 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5900
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Low lights and jazzy music with an upscale center bar dominating the room. Very very relaxed dinner. We had the tuna tartare from the “ to share” as our appetizer, and it was amazing! I had the burger and it was good. Our server warned...More

Thank livinginPA
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Walking about, when hunger struck by Rittenhouse Square. Stopped at the Rouge and got the last open table. Basic bar food served in a nice setting by a professional staff. Will explore other restaurants in the area.

Thank richard201
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Lunch was pretty average, burger and salad. It seemed to take a really long time to get our food. We did greatly enjoy the table in the window - perfect in nice weather for people watching. Probably won't return.

Thank travchef
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Really great food, in a cool setting. We sat outside and enjoyed watching the world go by. Staff were very helpful, and the menu had plenty of yummy choices.

Thank Brandysnap_12
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We had one of the best meals anyone could remember. Huge juicy scallops, spicy salmon, and the flour less chocolate cake for dessert was to die for!!! Carl was the kindest, most polite and attentive waiter we have had in years.

Thank mtuttelman
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We were lucky to get a table outside overlooking the park. I had a fantastic cocktail made with vodka, lemonade, and cayenne pepper. I loved it so much that I had 2 of them. The tilapia tacos were outstanding as well as my husband's Rouge...More

Thank 7wonderstraveler
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We stopped in for a late night dinner and had delicious fish tacos and split a hamburger. The burger was big enough for 2 women and was loaded with goodies. We couldn't sit outside - too busy, but inside was nice too. A bit pricey,...More

Thank MaryLeeStenson
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch and couldn't get an outside table so we sat inside at the bar. Very nice atmosphere. I got the gazpacho soup and it was delicious and we had the burger which was fantastic.

Thank collmc45
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Walking around the Rittenhouse Square area, we stopped in to Rouge for lunch. We got an outdoor, sidewalk table (great people-watching). My wife and I shared an omelette with smoked salmon, goat cheese & spinach and a salmon burger. The salmon burger was OUTSTANDING! while...More

Thank jaseaton
Reviewed 11 July 2017

a great casual place to have bruncn and the view of all the activity in Rittenhouse Square adds to the ambiance.Don"t forget to have the Belgian Waffles with ice cream as a dessert.

Thank Joel G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5900
    (Walnut Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighbourhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-732-6622
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