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Di Bruno Bros.

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
City Center West
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1730 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5120
+1 215-665-9220
07:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 19:00
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here twice during our 5 day stay. The variety of fresh foods is terrific. It was difficult to make choices. One can easily eat any meal or snacks here or take out foods. The staff was eager to serve. The store was clean and the foods were fresh and delicious.

Thank Zagnut427
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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54 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We are SO thankful that Philadelphia now has a Zabars/Dean & Deluca option....Truly high quality Italian deli meats, prepared foods and fresh meats, fish and specialty products are now available here without having to travel back and forth to NYC...! Thank You Di Bruno Family!

Thank don l
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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77 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Di Bruno has great food selections (both prepared and ready to prepare) and a very helpful staff. It's fun to visit at any time of the day, and a remarkable asset for downtown. go visit!

Thank 18554travel
New York City, New York
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902 reviews
559 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Came here to pick up some cheese for a picnic. They have a large selection of crackers. And the staff was very knowledgeable about cheese and in making recommendations. Got everything I needed. They also have a lot of chocolates both local and domestic to choose from. Full grocery. Cooked food. Poultry. Meats. Desserts. Good quality stuff, reasonably priced.

Thank USCKaboom
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We went to the original Di Bruno Brothers at the Italian Market in South Philly. It's extremely small but we love the atmosphere here. They offer the best selection of cheeses around. You can sample as many as you like before buying. It's a tradition for our family to frequent this establishment during the holidays.

Thank Joanne E
Belleville, Illinois
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45 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

One of the best delis I have ever been to. The choice of cuisine was outrageous. Fresh cheeses, meats, fruit, veggies, cooked or fresh. A little pricey but worth every penny. A must

Thank stephenpash
Colonia, New Jersey
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

The best cheese ever. The staff is so knowledgeable and helpful. We can spend a small fortune in this cheese store but it is well worth it. Always a pleasure.

Thank barbo4bp
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76 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Check out this upscale grocery (equal to gourmet food markets worldwide) with specialty food items, prepared foods, coffee bar, cafe (with specialty sandwiches and other perfect lunch items). Eat there, take out for later, take home for gifts. Why didn't we discover this sooner?

Northallerton, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Great place selling and serving high quality delicatessan foods. Superb sandwiches, pastries and coffee. Perfect for weekend breakfast.

Thank Mark D
South Orange, New Jersey
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is always a good stop for reliably good coffee served by an upbeat staff. Nice selection of food too.

Thank Mark M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1730 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5120
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighbourhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-665-9220

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?