We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Barclay Prime

237 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-6161
+1 215-732-7560
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“popovers” (30 reviews)
“steak” (166 reviews)
Closed Now
5:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
237 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-6161
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (394)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 376 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Eramos seis, tres nietos mi hijo uno de mis yernos y yo. Andábamos en busca de un buen restaurante de carnes.Encontré en internet que Barclay vendía un Tomahwak Ribeye de 50 oz y esto nos entusiamó. El primer inconveniente( que no resaltan en su página...More

Thank Toño N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely dinner here this past weekend. The steaks were perfectly cooked (they even waited until my husband came back to the table before serving), the wine was lovely, the appetizer (artichokes) we're incredible, the service was impeccable, and the ambience was romantic/classy....More

1  Thank Alizeh H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited Barclays Prime on Sept 24th to celebrate our Anniversary. The dining room is beautiful. The entire experience was memorable. Our drinks were great; the service was fantastic, and the food was delicious. My wife had lamb chops and I had...More

1  Thank AmigoPennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a newyork strip The wife had a rack of lamb was excellent. only problem was loudness. service great.

1  Thank rmacguy1949
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Our first visit to the Barclay Prime was fabulous. It was a very crowded Saturday night and the service we received was as if we were the only guest there, outstanding. We have been to our share of upscale restaurants and my hubby says the...More

1  Thank GWsugar
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

... on an early Tuesday evening. We started with the chopped salad and entrees of butter poached lobster and tomahawk ribeye(split bt 2) with sides of roasted broccoli and Kenneth Square mushrooms. Companions enjoyed the beef ( not for me). I had the lobster,3lb shelled...More

1  Thank cob2
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Had a business dinner and it was an excellent setting, the dinner was paced well, the service very good, the food exquisite. Wine list extensive. I plan to return and have one of the Wagyu selections on my own dime, just have to see if...More

1  Thank M0rgoth
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Only a few miles away from home Barclays consistently delivers whether it's dinner for a special occasion or just stopping by for drinks with friends

1  Thank SThompon4384
Reviewed 13 July 2017

this is like a theme i always feel like i am rating expensive Steak places and this is a great one ...flawless in service and taste ....

1  Thank Robert R
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We trace extensively and I always strive to find the best in each local area. This restaurant has good food but not fantastic the wine list looked to be a 5 times multiple which I find too high and the waiter was just a bit...More

Thank Charles V
Nearby Restaurants
Parc Brasserie
1,936 reviews
.10 km away
Pietro's Coal Oven Pizzeria
448 reviews
.21 km away
Devon Seafood Grill
742 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Attractions
Rittenhouse Square
644 reviews
.20 km away
Philadelphia Art Alliance
6 reviews
.01 km away
St. Mark's Church
5 reviews
.18 km away
Monk's Cafe
54 reviews
.25 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
11 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Nwslamas | Reviewed this property |
Yup! This place is the real deal!
Joyce Q
30 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from firemarshalbill1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes our group got an assortment of them and passed them around. All of them were amazing!!
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 237 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-6161
  • Public Transportation: The 12 Bus Route runs on Locust Street & curls around Rittenhouse Square. Get off at the intersection of 18th Street.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighbourhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-732-7560
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing