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Devon Seafood Grill

225 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-6141
+1 215-546-5940
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
225 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-6141
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a pleasant dinner there. The server was very polite, the food was good, although the oysters were much too small. I had no problems there. The wi-fi internet was not working, by the way...

Thank gvilela1000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Devon’s for a post graduation celebration. The staff made us feel like we were intruding. One waitress said she needs to take off for Mother’s Day and graduation. We had the shrimp tacos and the salmon and shrimp ceviche. Not impressed. The...More

Thank Elise B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

6 of us went for a business lunch last week but it was way too busy and crowded to talk. The tables were tight to one another and everyone had to talk loudly to be heard, even by the waiter. The food was decent but...More

Thank bclarke292
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter goes to school in Philly and she graduated from college this weekend. We thought long and hard about what restaurant to choose. We have been to Devons several times before. Last night we were seated and no one approached our table for 20...More

Thank debi g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Devon on a Saturday night. The meal started with some super biscuits and a sweet butter spread. I asked for and got a second round. They were terrific. I had Seafood gumbo, which was fabulous. I then had a wonderful salmon dish with...More

Thank TPAnRox
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed this spot. Food was great, service was super and atmosphere really nice. A little nosey so ask for a spot away from the main areas. Great look and the biscuits are very, very good. Try with honey. Main course was prepared perfect and...More

Thank WWCSeaview
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Despite making a reservation over three weeks in advance and telling them it was for a birthday, when we arrived we were told that the only table available was in a very loud bar area. The hostess’s response was “everyone has reservations.” After about a...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We walked in with a reservation and were greeted by frazzled, poorly dressed hostesses. We were led to s hable snd then asked to wait, table wasn’t ready. The soup was room temperature at best and after I asked for it to be warned, it...More

Thank emailforjilldmiller
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

This place has truly become one of our favorite hangouts in Philly! There is a great happy hour from Monday- Friday and while the bar area is usually fairly crowded, you can almost always find a seat or a table. The bartenders are incredibly friendly...More

1  Thank juliewasserbach1618
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Overlooking the beautiful Rittenhouse Square park this restaurant combines prime location with excellent food. Exquisite tastes and aromas, helpful staff, nice atmosphere.

Thank Vesna M
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yuelonda o
1 May 2017|
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Response from TempleBob | Reviewed this property |
Dress varied. We dined pre-theater, therefore we were fashionably dressed. Customers vary in appearance, with some making a statement, while others simply do not care. Play it safe and dress for the city
Belva W
12 September 2016|
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Response from Lovezubrus | Reviewed this property |
"Lunch hours" is not a question.
17 May 2016|
Response from Georg S | Reviewed this property |
I think they start at around 5:30 but place was already pretty full when we arrived there at 6. Greetings from Madison George
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-6141
    (Chancellor & Walnut)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Centre West
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-546-5940
  • E-mail
With an indulgent menu focused on superior quality seafood, Devon Seafood Grill crafts its dishes with exacting standards & pampers its guests in a comfortable atmosphere. Featuring a generous cellar selection, an oyster bar & creative cuisine, Devon delivers culinary excellence at a surprising value. Open for weekday lunch, dinner & Sunday Brunch.
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