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417 Hope St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2103
+1 215-574-8880
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible22%
16 Nov 2013
“Cheese Steak Empanadas--yum!”
24 Oct 2013
“Average food nice staff”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
417 Hope St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2103
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Reviewed 17 November 2013

Stopped in here for an early evening snack--good beer selection and good bar food. The cheese steak empanadas and hummus plate were great! Service was attentive and fast. Overall, a fun place.

Thank RedSoxMike
Reviewed 24 October 2013

Food is average. The claim to be a Tapas restaurant. Not really. More like a family style place. Ambience not great. Dark and dingy. Air conditioner exposed.

Thank Hridoydaktar
Reviewed 18 September 2013

Waiter was very helpful and we really enjoyed him. Prices, especially given the quantity and quality of the food we got, were way too high. The new owner said that there had been some glitches, so I'm hoping that he takes a look at the...More

1  Thank PlainsWoman
Reviewed 21 August 2013

Great service and food. It is located on the main Market Street. You can dine inside or sit outside and enjoy the atmosphere. The only thing that I didn't like was the fountain soda. Just a seven minute walk from my hotel at Wyndham. A...More

2  Thank Lefty D
Reviewed 6 August 2013

Stopped here sunday for drinks, was told by the hostess there were happy hour specials. Our waiter said he was new, had no idea what was going on and was burping throughout the time he was speaking to us. A year ago we had a...More

Thank slb91
Reviewed 29 July 2013

This place needs serious help. It has a great location, good decor and is clean...that's where the good ends and the bad begins. We ate here because we were hot, tired and thirsty. Menu looked good and sign outside said "voted best cheesesteak". We were...More

Thank PAsFab5
Reviewed 12 July 2013

Good food just hot, air conditioner not working so sat on tables outside slightly exposed to public.

Thank Jacqueline F
Reviewed 18 June 2013

Visited this past Sat evening. Could have done much better in the area. Chose here for the outdoor seating. Food was pretty bad. Their claim of "best cheese steaks in Philly" is greatly exagerated. In a city full of cheese steaks, trust me, theirs is...More

Thank Conrad D
Reviewed 18 June 2013

Ordered a simple salad and waited 30 minutes. Took 15 mins to come back with my soda. The salad didnt have dressing on it so I asked for balsamic vinaigrette on the side. Server comes back with this nasty concoction of the saltiest thing ever...More

Thank millie_7113
Reviewed 9 June 2013

We took advantage of Living Social to check out Gigi. It has a nice location so having a meal outside on a nice summer day was awesome. The service was fantastic. Our server was very friendly and helpful. The value of Living Social was excellent....More

Thank Dennis M
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 417 Hope St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2103
  • Public Transportation: 4th & Market as well as 3rd and Market
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Centre East
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-574-8880
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