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Popi's Italian Restaurant

3120 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19145-5702
+1 215-755-7180
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“crab cakes” (18 reviews)
“veal” (12 reviews)
“antipasti” (6 reviews)
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3120 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19145-5702
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't tell you what makes this South Philly restaurant special, but it's beyond me. This one is not what was promised. The food was merely o.k. The mozzarella salad was good, the bread was mediocre and the orrecchiette with sausage and broccoli rabe was...More

Thank MusicFlyer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a reasonablly priced restaurant that has really good food. Loved the menu. Great for a visit before a game or show. Very close to the stadiums. I will definitely go back.

Thank jlstester
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We had to organize a large group and the staff was very accommodating, exceptionally friendly and efficient. There were ample amounts of food for everyone and many courses to choose from. A great night was had by all!

Thank RichC250
Reviewed 1 June 2017

My husband and I stopped for drinks and then dinner at Popi's. This place is good. Since it's in the outskirts of Philly and they do catering as well, they have a parking lot available to all customers. The drinks were great, the food was...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I visited Philadelphia with my boyfriend and this was a date night visit. The atmosphere and restaurant were beautiful. Excellent service and the best Italian I've ever had!!

Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

My son and I were staying at a hotel near the airport where there is not much to chose from as far as dining goes . I'm so happy we decided to get in the car and drive to Popis instead of attempting another boring...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 9 May 2017

I wasn't sure about ordering the Crab Cakes, but I'm glad I did. I already knew the Italian dishes were great and so were the Crab Cakes. You can't go wrong at Popi's. My dining partner had a delicious past and sausage dish.

Thank JMH101
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We stopped in here for dinner before going to a concert.... there were two of us and we each had a very nice meal! The service was also good. The atmosphere is also very pleasant.... will return!

Thank travelgirlkw01
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Popi's has become my go to place when in South Philly on business. The service is always very friendly and professional. This past Tuesday I stopped in for dinner and ordered the special grilled Tuna steak. Sherry the bartender inquired to how I would like...More

Thank Red d
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

An early dinner on a Sunday found us without crowds, though the four of us had a reservation. Drinks in the bar were good, though why they drizzled green stuff on my Irish coffee was a mystery. The ingredients alone should suffice! Salads were crisp...More

Thank Bonnygale
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19 September 2015|
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Response from KC10Dave | Reviewed this property |
About 20 minute walk
Lucy H
16 March 2015|
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Response from travelon2468 | Reviewed this property |
Popi's published hours are Mon-Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm, Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm, Sun 12 noon - 9:00 pm. As far as attire; I had dark jeans and tennis shoes on when I was a guest there and did not feel out of place. It's a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3120 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19145-5702
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > South Philadelphia
  • Neighbourhood: South Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-755-7180
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